Eastern Pennsylvania Horseshoe Pitchers Association:

Board of Directors and Tournament Directors

President Ron Baker 717-834-5324 rorbake@aol.com

Secretary Dale Estep 570-696-3696 pennshoes@yahoo.com

Treasurer Dave Holliday 610-948-0575 ddholliday@verizon.net

Tourn. Coord. Jim Wech 570-726-6677 papfixit@netscape.net

Web-master Lee Estep 570-696-3696 pennshoes@yahoo.com


Rick Hawk [1st VP]: rhawk4@verizon.net Tom Reuther [2nd VP]: sampayne@ptd.net

David Jadlocki [3rd VP]: liljads@verizon.net

Board of Directors also includes all previous Presidents of EPHPA

Tournament Directors

Dick Scott: scottyexpress@msn.com John Rheam: jjrheam@embarqmail.com

Butch Young: alongthecreek@frontier.com Allan Gipe: popgipe@yahoo.com

Greg Reasoner: mightymouse3755@yahoo.com

Denny Hall: cuzslab@verizon.net

Mike Taylor: 717-576-1069


Rules and Regulations for Eastern PA Horseshoes are as follows

1. A $15.00 fee will be required for all Eastern PA tournaments in 2014. The State Tournaments may be different. $2.00 from each entry fee at all tournaments [except State Tournaments] is to be given to the Treasurer for use in future State Tournaments. Juniors fee is $5.00.

2. The NHPA Card fee is- Adults $25.00 [NHPA dues $17.00 + Eastern PA dues $8.00]

Juniors $8.00 [NHPA dues $5.00 + Eastern PA dues $3.00 ]

3. The NHPA dress code will be strictly enforced. [One warning only]

4. All tournament directors will have at their discretion the option of having separate 30 and 40 classes. Classes with a ringer % spread of 15 points or more may be handicapped at 80%. Handicapped classes can be 30, 40 or 50 shoe games.

5. Opponents will be seated according to current NATSTATS averages.

6. The Eastern PA Points Championship will award points for each position in every class at all outdoor Eastern PA completed tournaments [except State Tournaments]. Standings will be posted at each tournament by the tournament director. The most current standings will be on the Eastern PA webpage at www.pennshoes.com.

1st Place-----------------------------------------------------$100.00 plus a Plate

2nd Place----------------------------------------------------$75.00 plus a Plate

3rd Place----------------------------------------------------$50.00 plus a Plate

7. All pitchers must pay $1.00 per game to scorekeepers in all Eastern PA sanctioned tournaments.

8. Pitchers are not allowed to practice at a tournament until the time is announced by the tournament director. Directors will allow a minimum of 20 minutes warm up before the start of the class.

[Most of our directors use the telephone to call with starting times. It is important to have an up to date number on our member list. Contact Dave Holliday if a number change is required. [It would also help if your answering machine would identify you. ]