Report from Midtown 1 ‘20

A great event was held the 3rd and 4th of January at New Mexico Sports & Wellness in Albuquerque. Over 40 people registered for the Randy Kahn Midtown Squash event. Ten different divisions were offered for men and women, with a 1st time Pro division featuring a $600 purse. Upsets abounded; with the top two pro players losing in the quarters and semis…#2 seed Elliott Adland to Jonathan Gutierrez, and #1 seed Gary Sanchez to David Solomon. Jesse Giron walked away with the top prize by defeating David Solomon in the final. Gutierrez & Sanchez shared 3rd and a piece of the purse. Results follow:

1.5 (tie) Colleen Stinar & Brian Stinar

2.0 Yvonne Grinnell def Daniel Langsam 3-2 

2.5  Ysabel Espinoza def Vernon Bradley 3-0

3.0 Robert Anaya def Richard Silbar 3-2

3.5 Herman Hernandez def Marissa Reimers 3-0

4.0 Micah McCoy def Julia Sheppard 3-1

4.5 Ramon Gomez def Djoko Boentaran 3-1

5.0 Elliott Adland def Chris Fontes 3-1

5.5 Jesse Giron def David Solomon 3-1 

The next squash event in Albq. will be part of the NM Games the last week in June. Please review our calendar; for racquetball, squash, handball, paddleball, and Racketball. COMING:

January 30-February 2 1st Annual Major Mortgage Racquetball Tournament

Riverpoint Sports & Wellness, Albq. (

February 13-16  Durango Champs; Rec Center & Sports Club, Durango, CO

March 5-8  NPA National Paddleball Singles/Rocky Mnt. Doubles

Midtown Sports & Wellness, Albq. (

March 13-15  St. Pat’s Festival; Clovis Community College, Clovis, NM

March 26-29  NM State Singles/Jrs; Highpoint Sports & Wellness, Albq.

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