Frost in July 2011
Orange County Curling Club held the inaugural
Frost in Julyone-day Bonspiel. This was a 3 Draw Event, with 8 teams playing in 3 back-to-back draws starting at 11:00am. In addition to the curling we had a small silent auction, 50-50 opportunity drawing. Awards were handed out at dinner following the Bonspiel.
Congratulations to all the teams, but like many Bonspiels there were only Winners in the 4 Events.
Event A Champions:
In-Da-House (OCCC), Runner up: 3 Hog Line Boys and a Shot Rock Girl (Curl San Diego)
Event B Champions:
Rock Lobster (OCCC), Hot Buttons (OCCC)
Event C Champions:
Millar Time (OCCC), What the House? (OCCC & Curl S.D.)
Event D Champion:
ShamRocks (OCCC), SlamRocks (Curl San Diego)
After the Final Events, dinner was enjoyed by all participants and the Broomstacking commenced. The dinner festivities included a "Silent Auction" and the following individuals had the winning "bids":
Signed Dallas Cowboys Football went to Cristi LaBorde
Veuve Clicquot Champagne Travel Case & the Indulgence Basket went to Tom Hemenway
Instant Date Night basket went to Richard Ramirez
Silver Oak Wine Basket & Team Kevin Martin Signed Photograph went to Justin McBride
Relaxation Basket went to Mike Caulder
Bottle of Royal Crown went to Brian Walsh
Back Massager and 10 minute ride in a Nissan Leaf went to Misha Houser
Bottle of Grand Marnier went to Mark Piskura
The 50/50 Opportunity Drawing Winner was Mark Roberts!
On behalf of the Orange County Curling Club, we want to thank all the volunteers and organizations who made this possible. In addition, a huge thank you to all the teams that came out on a Holiday Weekend to make the first OCCC Bonspiel a great success!
Hope to see you all next year!
OC Curling Club Bonspiel Committee