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Note from EPHPA President Tom Reuther:
Due to state wide restrictions and national guidelines, I feel it necessary to cancel the events scheduled for April 30. Tentative date for the General EPHPA Membership meeting in
Carlisle will be Sunday, June 7. Meeting starts at 10:00 am, followed by the doubles tournament at noon.
Considering all the unknowns surrounding the current pandemic, I feel it would be prudent for all tournament directors to monitor the availability of their respective courts, especially
those tournaments scheduled in May. I have recently checked on the courts in Selinsgrove and found that the Park is currently closed with no date established for opening.
Minutes posted for the EPHPA Director's Meeting for 2020 Season (Nov 9, 2019)
The St. Patrick Day tournament (3/14/2020) at Selinsgrove was cancelled
The indoor courts are at a state-owned facility in Selinsgrove, and due to Coronavirus concerns, all activities were suspended.
Sorry for the inconvenience if you were not contacted; the Tournament Director did not find out until late evening on 3/13/2020
Thank you to Robert Taylor, Kentucky Horseshoe Historian
Robert found a newspaper article describing the 1930 PA State Tournament.
We were able to add E.R. Fazenbaker from Northern Fayette County as the 1930 Men's Champion in our State records.
2020 EPHPA Membership List (current as of: March 1, 2020)
2020 Outdoor Tournament Schedule (REVISED March 1, 2020...
Date of Roxbury tournament changed)
2019 outdoor tournament statistics moved to tab "Tournaments from Previous Years"
Results from Valentine's Open posted (February 08, 2020 indoor tournament at Selinsgrove)
Next Tournament: St. Patrick's Open
Tournament Date: March 14th, with registration Deadline: March 4th
Tournament Director: Eric Brown
26 Little Street Leraysville, PA 18829
Next Tournament: Valentine's Open
Results from New Year's Open (January indoor tournament) at Selinsgrove
Results from Christmas Open (December indoor tournament) at Selinsgrove
Officer & Tournament Directors for 2020
2020 Outdoor Tournament Schedule
2020 EPHPA/NHPA Registrations now being accepted; form updated and posted
Next Tournament: Christmas Open
Results from December indoor tournament at Selinsgrove
Officer & Tournament Directors for 2019-20
2019 final EPHPA Membership List
2020 Outdoor Tournament Schedule
2019-20 Indoor Tournament Schedule updated
2020 EPHPA/NHPA Registrations now being accepted
Veteran's Open Tournament results posted
Next Tournament: Christmas Open
Officer & Tournament Directors for 2019-20
2019 EPHPA Membership List
2020 Outdoor Tournament Schedule
Final results for 2019 Points Championship posted
2019 PA State Singles Tournament results posted
State Champions list updated up to 2019 PA Singles Tournament
Tournament Statistics posted for Mark Clippinger Appreciation Tournament
Sat, August 24, 2019
Tournament Statistics posted for Stone Creek Valley Lions Open
Sat, August 17, 2019
Tournament Statistics posted for Huntingdon Doubles Tournament
Sun, August 18, 2019
Tournament Statistics posted for Bill Yost Memorial Tournament
Sat, July 27, 2019
Tournament Statistics posted for Reedsville 4-H Tournament
Sat, August 10, 2019
Points Championship updated to Reedsville 4-H Tournament
Tournament Statistics posted for Ken Battram Memorial Tournament
Sat, July 13, 2019
Tournament applications now posted for PA State Tournaments:
---Entry Form for PA State Singles Tournament
Registration Deadline is August 17, 2019
---Entry Form for PA State Doubles Tournament
Tournament Statistics posted for Peanuts Long Appreciation Tournament
Sat, July 06, 2019
**NEW 2019 Tournament**
Carlisle "Mark Clippinger Appreciation Tournament"
Sat, August 24, 2019
Tournament director: Justin Foster
Points Standings current to Huntingdon Doubles
Tournament Statistics current to Huntingdon Doubles
EPHPA Membership current to June 22, 2019
Eastern Pennsylvania is looking for a new Web Master.
Contact Denny Hall or Tom Reuther for additional information.
The tournament results from the Frank McAllen Memorial (June 15, 2019) in Roxbury have been posted.
The tournament results from the Reedsville Open (June 22, 2019) in Roxbury have been posted.
Points Championship current as of Frank McAllen Memorial Tournament (June 15, 2019)
The tournament results from the Carlisle Bob Sheriff Doubles Tournament (June 9, 2019) have been posted.
Fliers for Sept 2019 ALS Tournament and Roxbury Cancer Tournaments have been posted under "Non-sanctioned tournaments and tournaments in other states"
The tournament results from the Carlisle F.O.E. Tournament (June 8, 2019) have been posted.
The 2019 Points Championship has been updated to the Carlisle Bob Sheriff Doubles Tournament (June 9, 2019)
The 2019 EPHPA Membership list has been updated
Coming soon: Stats for the Carlisle Bob Sheriff Doubles Tournament
Coming soon; fliers for Sept 2019 ALS Tournament and Roxbury Cancer Tournament
The tournament results from the Carlisle Doubles Tournament(June 6, 2019) have been posted.
The Membership Meeting minutes from April 28, 2019 have been updated.
The tournament results from the New Holland Open (May 25, 2019) have been posted.
Pennsylvania is looking for a new Regional Director. Contact Denny Hall for additional information.
The Carlisle Doubles tournament that was scheduled for Sunday May 12 has been moved to Sunday June 2 due to the weather.
The Membership Meeting minutes from April 28, 2019 have been posted.
The tournament results from the John Fulton Tournament (Carlisle; May 11, 2019) and the Selinsgrove Open (May 18, 2019) have been posted.
Benton Doubles Tournament has been cancelled due to flooded conditions at the courts.
Tournament Statistics updated to St. Patrick's Open (3/9/2019)
Next membership meeting date: April 28, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
Followed by the Spring Team Challenge at 1:00 p.m.
At Carlisle Courts.
Tournament Statistics updated to Valentine's Open
Next Indoor Tournament: St. Patrick's Open (3/9/2019; registration deadline 2/27/2019): Tournament Director is Dale Estep
2019 Outdoor tournament schedule posted
Tournament Statistics updated to New Year's Open (1/12/2019)
2019 Outdoor tournament schedule posted
Very Important !!! Coming up next week !!!!
FARM SHOW TOURNAMENT IN HARRISBURG
TUESDAY, JANUARY 8TH, 2019
7:00 PM in Big Arena
contact Ron Baker or Dick Scott for additional information
Valentine's Open Tournament
February 9, 2019
Registration deadline is January 30 , 2019
Tournament director is Randy Zeiders (NOT BUTCH YOUNG)
See "2018-19 Indoor Tourn. Schedule" for additional contact information
2019 EPHPA/NHPA Membership Cards :
Application Now Available!
Indoor Tournament results for Veteran's Open (11/10/2018) posted.
Minutes for EPHPA Director's meeting posted.
2018-19 Indoor Tournament Schedule posted
Great job for Huntingdon Horseshoe Club which host the 11th Annual ALS Tournament on September 23, 2018. They had a total of 92 pitchers from 4 different states. The total raised for the day was over $6,200.00. Photo to be posted when received.
Congratulations to REEDSVILLE HORSESHOE CLUB the winners of the 2018 Fall Club Challenge held in Selinsgrove on Sunday October 7th.
EPHPA Members Dave "Doc" Holliday and Dale Estep receive Appreciation Awards
Tournament results added for PA State Singles Tournament in Carlisle. Sept 1-2, 2018. Congratulations to all our new Champions!
Pics of new 2018 Hall of Fame members: Lee Estep and Dave "Doc" Holliday.
Pic of PA Hall of Fame members at 2018 State Tournament.
Winners of 2018 Points Championship posted. Congratulations to new Points Champion Ray Yoder.
Link to Shutterfly Photo Album sent out. Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org with your email address if you want to be added to free distribution list.
Tournament results added up to Bob Sheriff Doubles Tournament (August 26, 2018); Carlisle, PA
Tournament results added up to Lions Doubles Tournament (August 19, 2018); Huntingdon, PA
Current to Lions Doubles Tournament (August 19, 2018)
THREE Pitchers currently within 3 points of each other
Watch the last 2 open tournaments of the 2018 Season for the fight to the finish!
September 1 & 2, 2018 in Carlisle, PA
Please contact tournament director Justin Foster asap with any concerns
Fall Club Challenge at Selinsgrove
Sunday, October 7, 2018
Pitching to begin at noon
Slots for 8x6 person teams.
Contact Tom Reuther at 570-490-0208 or Rick Hawk at 570-600-2000.
Results updated up to Reedsville 4H Open (August 11, 2018); Reedsville, PA
Current to Reedsville 4H Open (8/11/2018)
FOUR Pitchers currently within 2 points of each other
Watch the last 4 open tournaments of the 2018 Season for the fight to the finish!
Results updated for all tournaments up to Ken Battram Memorial Open (July 21, 2018); Selinsgrove
EPHPA Points Championship updated to Ken Battram Memorial Open (July 21, 2018); Selinsgrove
Results updated for all tournaments up to Reedsville Open (June 23, 2018)
EPHPA Membership list updated as of June 4, 2018
A short summary for Darle Esh was added to"Pitchers of Our Past".
Tournament fliers added for 2 tournaments:
July 28, 2018
"Under the Lights" (H.O.P.E Horseshoes Sanctioned Tournament)
September 23, 2018
2018 ALS Doubles Tournament
We regret to inform you that long-time pitcher Darle Esh,
PA Hall of Fame Member, and former Pennsylvania Regional Director from the Reedsville Club has recently passed away.
If anyone would like to submit a short summary for Darle, we will gladly post it in "Pitchers of Our Past".
Results added for Carlisle Doubles (June 17, 2018)
Contact information added for Hall of Fame Committee Members
coming soon...ALS Tournament, Statistics for PA Pitchers compiled by Ron Weiss
Results added for Benton,Fishing Creek Open (June 2, 2018)
Results added for Mt. Wolfe Open (April 14, 2018)
2018 EPHPA Membership List; updated June 4, 2018
Hall of Fame updates, ALS Tournament, Statistics for PA Pitchers compiled by Ron Weiss
The Al �Peanuts� Long Appreciation Open Tournament
Dallas, PA (June 9, 2018) has been cancelled
Results added for Selinsgrove, Selinsgrove Open (May 19, 2018)
Photo of Spring Fling Winners updated
2018 EPHPA Points Championship updated to Selinsgrove Open (May 19, 2018)
and 2017 Points Championship records added to Points Championships from previous years
General Membership Meeting Minutes (April 22,2018) posted... still needs to be converted to *.html, but you can open these as a Word Document
Results added for Carlisle, John Fulton Memorial Open (May 12, 2018)
Photo of Spring Fling Winners updated
Contact information for Tom Reuther, 2018 EPHPA President, added to front page
Results added for Benton: Northern Columbia Open (May 5, 2018)
Photo of Spring Fling Winners posted
2018 Outdoor Tournament Schedule posted
2018 Officers, Tournament Directors, and rules/regulations posted
Click this link for flier and additional information:
Spring Membership Meeting and Farm Show Style Tournament
Sunday April 22nd.
Mt. Wolfe Indoor Open, April 14, 9:00am & 1:00pm
Classes maybe mixed, $20 entry fee & $1 per game scorekeeper fee
Call Jerry Hoy: 717-877-0754
Statistics added for Selinsgrove St. Patrick's Day Open (03-10-2018)
2018 Outdoor Tournament Schedule reformatted and updated.
Non-sanctioned tournaments and tournaments in neighboring states has been updated so that all links are now active.
Please note: Tri-County Horseshoe Club is using a FaceBook page;
I have not received a new webpage address, but this FaceBook page has open access for all users.
Spring Membership Meeting and Farm Show Style Tournament is Sunday April 22nd.
2018 EPHPA/NHPA Membership List updated as of March 4, 2018
Statistics added for Selinsgrove Valentine's Open (02-10-2018)
2018 Outdoor Tournament Schedule added
2018 Tournament Registration form updated. If you're using an older form, please make sure you include your current pitching category (40', 30', Women, or Jr), and card #.
Statistics added for Selinsgrove New Year's Open (01-13-2018)
Statistics added for Selinsgrove Christmas Open (12-9-2017)
2018 EPHPA/NHPA Membership List updated as of January 7, 2018
Minutes added from EPHPA Director's Meeting at Selinsgrove Indoor Facility (April 23, 2017)
Statistics added for Selinsgrove Veteran's Open (11-11-2017)
2017-18 EPHPA Tourn. Directors and Officers added
EPHPA continuous membership (Longevity) in NHPA from 2009-2017
Announcement for December Indoor Tournament in Selinsgrove added to front page
Indoor Tournament Schedule has been updated to reflect change in tournament direcors
Please see changes: Due to the NHPA Dues Increase Yearly Adult Dues are now $33.00
2018 EPHPA/NHPA Membership Cards now available
Coming soon: Update to 2017 NHPA Longevity Awards
Announcement for November Indoor Tournament in Selinsgrove added to front page
Director's Meeting November 11, 2017 at Selinsgrove (12:00 Noon)
Photo for 2017 ALS Tournament added to front page
Photo for 2017 Fall Club Challenge added to front page. Congratulations to Carlisle!
Congratulations to Dave Fisher for participating in 10 Consecutive World Horseshoe Tournaments!
2017-2018 Indoor Tournament Schedule
Results posted from PA State Doubles Tournament
EPHPA Membership Cards
available AFTER November 2017 Executive Board Meeting
2017 Pennsylvania State Singles Tournament
Tournament statistics and Final Points Championship updated to Huntingdon Doubles Tournament (8/20/2017)
Tournament statistics updated to Reedsville 4H Tournament (8/12/2017)
Tournament statistics and Points Championship updated to Dallas Open Tournament (8/05/2017)
PA 2017 World Tournament Results from St. George, Utah
Tournament statistics and Points Championship updated to Ken Battram Memorial Tournament in Selinsgrove (7/22/2017), Fishing Creek Open in Benton (7/29/2017)
EPHPA Membership List updated as of July 18, 2017
2017 Points Championship Current to Roxbury, July 15, 2017
Tournament statistics updated to Frank McAllen Memorial Tournament in Roxbury (7/15/2017), F.O.E. Open in Carlisle (7/8/2017), and Bob Sheriff Doubles Tournament in Carlisle (7/9/2017)
Tournament statistics and Points Championship updated to Huntingdon Doubles Tournament (7/2/2017)
EPHPA Paid Membership List updated as of 7/6/2017
Bob Matthews of the Western PA Horseshoe Pitchers charter passed away unexpectedly on 7/3/2017. He was added to "Pitchers of Our Past".
There have been no details or summaries submitted for the following pitchers; please feel free to submit any details for posting for:
Kelly Ginther from the Beaver Falls Club, Herm Specht (Reedsville), Jesse Clark (Boiling Springs), Joe Shipula (Dallas), Ken Battram (founder, Susquehanna Valley Horseshoe Club), Ron Gillette (Groton, NY)
Tournament statistics and Points Championship updated to Carlisle Doubles Tournament
Tournament statistics updated to Al "Peanuts" Long Appreciation Tournament (Dallas)
Tournament statistics and Points Championship updated to Headache Field Open at Reedsville (6/17/2017)... includes New Holland (5/27/2017)
UPDATED Registration Form for PA State Singles Tournament (includes required #tournaments pitched in order to register)
2017 General Membership Meeting minutes posted
Tournament statistics updated to Headache Field Open at Reedsville (6/17/2017)
Registration Form for PA State Singles Tournament added
Points championship updated to Reedsville (6/10/2017)
Does not include New Holland (not yet received)
Tournament results added for Reedsville (6/10/2017)
Registration form added for 2017 PA State Doubles Tournament
Rob Dietz email address updated
Tournament results added for Benton (6/3/2017)
The Carlisle Doubles that was rained out in May has been rescheduled for Sunday June 25. Contact Mike Taylor or show up that Sunday morning by 9:00am. We will get the classes setup and get started between 10:00am and 10:30am.
List of 2017 EPHPA Members, card numbers, and longevity. Current as of 5/29/2017
Randy Zeiders will be running a tournament on Saturday June 17 at Reedsville. This will be a Saturday only tournament limiting the field to a maximum of 54 pitchers. Please send your entries to Randy Zeiders 4769 William Penn Highway, Mifflintown PA, 17059 no later than Wednesday June 7. Randy's contact info is 717-436-2288
Tournament Statistics and Points Championship updated to Selinsgrove, 5/20/2017
Tournament Statistics updated to Carlisle, 5/14/2017
Points Standing updated to Carlisle, 5/14/2017
2016 points and tournament statistics moved to "previous year" tabs
Photo on front page: Congratulations to Cumberland, MD team; winner of the 2017 Spring Fling Club Challenge
The Benton Tournament on 5/6/2017 was cancelled due to weather. Rescheduled for June 3rd. Entries must be sent to Butch Young before Wednesday May 24.
EPHPA Membership paid membership list updated.
2017 Outdoor Tournament schedule updated.
2017 EPHPA Board of Directors, Tournament Directors, and Rules/Regulations updated.
Updates to "Pitchers of our Past"
Kelly Ginther from the Beaver Falls Club passed away on Wednesday March 22, 2017
Richard A. (Dick) Forshey from Lock Haven / Mackeyville Horseshoe Club passed away on April 1, 2017.
Now available: List of 2017 EPHPA Members, card numbers, and longevity. See Link at top of front page or under EPHPA Pitchers
Flier posted for General Membership Meeting and Tournament. Flier also posted for Spring Club Championship. See front page.
Results posted from St. Patrick's Open (3/11/2017)
Hall of Fame and PA Champions updated
Results posted from Mt. Wolfe Open (2/12/2017)
Results posted from Valentine's Open (2/11/2017)
Results posted from Farm Show Shoot-out (1/13/2017), and New Year's Open Tournament (1/14/2017)
Minutes from Director's Meeting (11/12/2016) posted
Farm Show Information (1/13/2017) posted
New Mt. Wolfe Tournament scheduled for 2/12/2017
2017 Outdoor Tournament posted
Tournament Results for Christmas Open (December 10, 2016)
New Year's Open Tournament (January 2017) is filled to capacity
Tournament Results for Veteran's Open (November 12, 2016)
Summary of Veteran's Day Open (11/12/2016)
Link to 2014-15 Indoor Tournament Statistics reposted
Link to New Year's Open (Jan 11, 2014) corrected
Director�s Meeting will be held at 12:00pm
November 12 at Selinsgrove Indoor Courts
Photo of 2016 Club Challenge Winners (Selinsgrove, Sunday October 9) posted to front page
Photo of Denny Hall added to front page as 2016 Hall of Fame Inductee
Group picture of Hall of Fame members added to front page
ALS Tournament photo added to front page
Results posted from 2016 PA State Singles Tournament
2016 PA State Champions posted on front page
Denny Hall added to front page as 2016 Hall of Fame Inductee (photo pending)
Group picture of Hall of Fame members (photo pending)
ALS and Breast Cancer Tournaments added to "Other Tournaments"
Club Challenge to be held in Selinsgrove, Sunday October 9th
2016-2017 Schedule for Selinsgrove Indoor Tournaments posted
FINAL Points Championship posted up to Lions Doubles in Huntingdon
Tournament Results posted up to Lions Doubles in Huntingdon
Tournament Results posted up to Fishing Creek Open (8-06-2016)in Benton
World Tournament Champions(as posted on NHPA as of 8/09/2016)
2016 World Tournament Results (as posted on NHPA as of 8/09/2016)
Points Championship posted up to Clinton County Fair Open (7-30-2016)in Mackeyville
Tournament Results posted up to Clinton County Fair Open (7-30-2016)in Mackeyville
Tournament Results posted up to Dan Beshore Open, New Cumberland (7-23-2016)
2016 PA State Singles Tournament Format and Information
Reminder: Mackeyville picked up the open date of July 30 for their 2nd tournament. This is also the first day of the Clinton County Fair. Please try to support Henry & Peggy our newest tournament directors
Points Championship posted up to Dallas Open (7-16-2016)
Tournament Results posted up to Dallas Open (7-16-2016)
Updated list of EPHPA Board of Directors, Officers, Tournament Directors and Rules/Regulations for 2016
VERY IMPORTANT! The 2016 Outdoor Tournament Schedule has been changed several times. Make sure you refer to the current schedule on the EPHPA Website and front page for the most current and accurate schedule and also hit refresh each time you access the schedule. Contact the tournament director with any questions.
Tournament Results posted up to New Cumberland Doubles (6-26-2016)
Points Championship posted up to New Cumberland Doubles (6-26-2016)
Tournament Results posted up to Al "Peanuts" Long Appreciation Tournament (6-18-2016) in Dallas
Points Championship posted up to Al "Peanuts" Long Appreciation Tournament (6-18-2016) in Dallas
Tournament Results up to Huntingdon Doubles (6-12-2016) posted
Points Championship up to Huntingdon Doubles (6-12-2016)
Mackeyville will hold a 2nd tournament on Saturday July 30. This date will be the first day of the Clinton County Fair. Because of the fair pitchers must arrive no later than 11:30am to avoid paying an entrance fee to the fair. All vehicles will have to pay a $2.00 parking fee and will not be able to park at the courts. This area will be full of fair campers. Please make an attempt to support the Shawleys and attend the July 30 tournament. As always have your entry in 10 days prior to the tournament.
Tournament Results up to Selinsgrove Open (5-21-2016) posted
Points Championship up to Selinsgrove Open (5-21-2016)
Minutes from 4/11/2016 General Membership Meeting including changes to 2016 PA State Tournament, Entry Form for PA Singles Tournament, updated By-Laws and Constitution
"Farm Show Style" Tournament being run before the general membership meeting on April 10, 2016 at EPHPA Ray Haskins Indoor Courts in Selinsgrove.
Click here for details.
Minutes from Directors Meeting (11/14/2015). Please review before General Membership Meeting on April 10, 2016 at Selinsgrove. All EPHPA Members are encouraged to attend.
Tournament Results for Valentine's Open posted
Terry Halvorsen passed away . Please submit deceased pitcher tributes and/or photos at any time.
Tournament Results for Farm Show and New Year's Open posted
Tournament Results for Christmas Open (12-12-2015)
2016 Outdoor Tournament Schedule posted
Tournament Results for Christmas Open (12-12-2015)
Tournament Results for Veteran's Open (11-14-2015)
Tournament recap for Veteran's Open
Added next indoor Selinsgrove tournament to front page, along with price increase
Added Farm Show date to front page
Changed price of indoor Selinsgrove tournaments to registration form
Changed all references to treasurer to Rob Dietz
Added 2016 Membership Meeting date to front page
Added 2015-16 Indoor Tournament Schedule
Updated EPHPA Board of Directors and Tournament Directors
2015 PA State Doubles Tournament Results
Directors' Meeting: Saturday, November 14, 2015
Selinsgrove at 12:00 Noon
Next Indoor Tournament: Saturday, November 14, 2015
Tournament Director: Dave Holliday
2015 PA State Singles Tournament Results
2015 Hall of Fame Inductees: Dale Estep and Bobby White
2015 Tournament Results: updated to Dan Beshore Open (New Cumberland)
2015 Points Championship: Final Standings
Information on Sam Schrantz updated at "Pitchers of our Past"
2015 Tournament Results: updated to Carlisle Doubles
2015 Points Championship: Carlisle Doubles
Added 2015 Top Percentage PA Pitchers
Sam Schrantz added to "Pitchers of our Past"
2014 World Tournament Pins from Buffalo, NY are still available. Contact Mike Taylor at 717-576-1069
2015 Tournament Results: updated to Stone Creek Valley Lions Open
2015 Points Championship: updated to Stone Creek Valley Lions Open
New Tournament: Doubles Non-Sanctioned (Fundraising) in Benton
Huntingdon Doubles and New Cumberland Doubles results corrected
2015 Tournament Results: updated to Dallas Open
2015 Points Championship: updated to Dallas Open
New Cumberland Doubles results corrected
New Tournament Added: Mike Taylor is going to be running a sanctioned doubles tournament at Carlise. The date is Sunday August 16. He will take names right up to his tournament on Saturday August 15.
2015 Tournament Results: updated to New Cumberland Doubles (06/28/2015)
2015 Tournament Results: updated to Al "Peanuts" Long Appreciation Tournament in Dallas
Please note change of address, email, and phone number for Rick Hawk (Selinsgrove) for Summer Tournament Schedule, Tournament Director, Board of Directors, and contact for Susquehanna Valley Horseshoe Club
Change of Tournament Directors for August 8, 2015: Reedsville 4H Open
Send applications to Denny Hall, NOT John Rheam
2015 Tournament Results: updated to Huntingdon Doubles
2015 Points Championship: updated to Huntingdon Doubles
Non Sanctioned or Fund-Raising Tournaments added
2015 Tournament Results - updated to Carlisle at 2015 Tournament Statistics
2015 Points Championship updated to Carlisle
2015 Tournament Results - updated to Selinsgrove at 2015 Tournament Statistics
2015 Points Championship updated to Selinsgrove
2015 Tournament Results - updated for New Holland and Benton at 2015 Tournament Statistics
2014 Tournament Statistics moved to Previous Year Tournament Statistics
Denny Hall has agreed to track Points Championship again this summer. Please make sure you send copies of your tournament statistics to Denny and Lee.
Results for St. Patrick's Open - Selingsgrove Indoor (03-14-2015)
Minor updates to 2015 Outdoor Schedule (telephone #s, addresses updated, added link to directions to club pages)
2015 Board of Directors. Tournament Directors, and Regional Director updated
Longevity Awards Updated
2014 NHPA Milestone Longevity Patches
Number of Years in NHPA
Yearly Longevity Awards 2009-2014
PA State Champions Updated
All currently listed champions updated to 2014
Added cadets, doubles, and mixed 30� starting with 2014
Results for Valentine's Open - Selingsgrove Indoor (02-14-2015)
Minutes for General Membership Meeting @ Mt. Wolf (02-15-2015)
Posting on front page - info for March 4, 2015 indoor Selingsgrove Tournament
2015 Fund-Raising Tournament in York
More information for 2015 State Singles Tournament
*****Additional hotels near tournament
*****Shirts and hats available
2015 Farm Show Results
2014 State Doubles Results
2015 Summer Schedule Updated
Longevity Recognition (years in NHPA) updated
Entry Form for 2015 PA State Doubles Tournament
Host Hotel information for 2015 PA State Singles Tournament in Carnegie
Entry Form for 2015 PA State Singles Tournament
Entry Form for 2015 PA Indoor State Singles Tournament
2015 State Championship (Indoor & Outdoor)locations posted
Selingsgrove New Year's Open results posted
Reminder: General Membership Meeting 2/15/15 at Mt. Wolf
Information for 2015 Farm Show
2015 Outdoor Schedule Posted
2014-15 Indoor Tournament Schedule.
2014-15 Indoor Tournament Statistics.
Minutes from Directors Meeting for 2015 Season (11/08/2014)
The next Indoor Tournament is December 13, 2014 with a deadline of December 3rd. The tournament director is Dale Estep.
The Harrisburg Farm Tournament is Saturday, January, 10th. Please contact Dick Scott for more information or with offers to volunteer.
The General Membership meeting will be Sunday, February 15th at Mt.Wolf at 12:00 Noon.
Photo of the 2014 Club Champions - REEDSVILLE ! Posted on front page.
2014-15 Indoor Tournament Schedule. First Indoor Tournament is November 8, 2014 with a deadline of October 29th. The tournament director is Dave Holliday. The Directors' Meeting is at 12:00 Noon.
Coming soon: Photo of the 2014 Club Champions - REEDSVILLE !
Per Request of Tom Baker: name, contact info, and league information removed from Shiloh Club page. There is currently no contact member for Shiloh; please contact Webmaster if you are willing to be the contact for this facility.
Please contact Web-master with any Fall non-sanctioned tournaments (fund-raisers, etc) so that they can be posted on web-site. At minimum, please include date/time, contact person and contact information, registration amount and deadline, location, and tournament format.
2014 Final Standings for EPHPA Points Championship added to front page
Tournament Results for Dan Beshore Open (New Cumberland), Aug 23, 2014
2014 Pennsylvania State Singles Championship (Huntingdon) August 30-31, 2014
2014 Final Standings for EPHPA Points Championship
UPDATED and CHANGED !
Pitching times and Classes for 2014 State Singles Tournament
Pitching times and Classes for 2014 State Singles Tournament
August 30-31, 2014
2014 World Tournament: PA Pitchers finishing in top 4 places (updated again)
2014 World Tournament: Mens Classes G1-Q2 (July 14, 2014) added
Front page of web-site: Congratulations to PA WT Pitchers (updated again)
Tournament Statistics and Points Championship updated to Stone Creek Valley Lions (Huntingdon): August 16, 2014
2014 World Tournament: PA Pitchers finishing in top 4 places (updated)
2014 World Tournament: Warm-up Classes A-P (July 14-16, 2014) added
Front page of web-site: Congratulations to PA WT Pitchers (updated)
Tournament Statistics updated to Reedsville 4H Open: August 9, 2014
Tournament Statistics and Points Championship updated to Fishing Creek Open (Benton): August 2, 2014
How did Pennsylvania Horseshoe Pitchers finish at the 2014 World Horseshoe Pitching Tournament?
Jack Myers added to "Pitchers of Our Past" page
Tournament Statistics and Points Championship updated to Lions Beacon Lodge Open (Huntingdon): July 5, 2014
Tournament Statistics and Points Championship updated to New Cumberland Doubles (June 29, 2014)
Points Championship updated to Dallas (6/21/14)
Passing of Jack Swyers (Reedsville) added to "Pitchers of Our Past" .
Tournaments added for Tater Valley Horseshoe Club (Hughesville, PA)
Tournament Statistics updated to Dallas (6/21/14)
Points Championship updated to Huntingdon Doubles (6/15/14)
Passing of Jack Swyers (Reedsville) added to main web-page
Tournament Statistics updated to Carlisle (6/07/14)
Points Championship updated to Carlisle (6/07/14)
Points Championship updated to Mackeyville (5/31/14)
Entry form added for 2014 State Singles Championship
Non-ephpa and Non-sanctioned tournaments in our area added
Tournament Statistics added for New Holland (5/24/14)
Tournament Statistics added for Mackeyville (5/31/14)
Tournament Statistics added for Selingsgrove (5/17/14)
Points Standings added up to Selingsgrove (5/17/14)
Notice added to front page; limited registration for Dallas Tournament (June 21)
Tournament Statistics added for Benton (5/10/14)
Tournament Statistics added for Roxbury (4/26/14)
Tournament Statistics added for Carlisle (5/03/14)
Points Standings added up to Carlisle (5/03/14)
Because of scheduling difficulties:
Roxbury, June 7, Frank McAllen Open, will now be July 26
Carlisle, July 26, F.O.E. Open, will now be June 7
B - June 7 (Sat) F.O.E. Open Carlisle
D - July 26 (Sat) Frank McAllen Open Roxbury
EPHPA General Membership Meeting Minutes (2/16/2014) added
Updated 2014 Schedule and Tournament information to include Mike Taylor as tournament director for Carlisle
Newsline Subscription page updated to reflect online access
EPHPA BY-Laws and Constitution added (current as of 2/16/14)
Added Selingsgrove results for St. Patrick's Open (March 8, 2014)
Guidelines for Hall of Fame Nominations
Added Selingsgrove results for Thanksgiving Open (Nov 9, 2013)
2014 Summer Schedule Posted.
Board of Directors list and tournament directors list updated.
2014 Rules and Regulations updated.
Directions to Indoor Courts at Selingsgrove updated on indoor schedule and also on EPHPA Club pages.
Coming soon: Guidelines for Hall of Fame Nominations
Coming soon: Updated By-Laws and Constitution for EPHPA
Coming soon: Information on Can-Am Horseshoe Tournament (July 2014)
Coming soon: Information on combination Horseshoe Tournament/BBQ in Philadelphia area (September 2014)
Proposed 2014 Summer Schedule. Please review before Membership Meeting at Mt. Wolf.
Selinsgrove Indoor Winter results posted.
Minutes for Directors Meeting (2014 Season)
The 2014 General Membership Meeting is open to all pitchers on February 16, 2014 at noon at the Mt. Wolf facility. Only EPHPA registered pitchers may vote.
12/12/13 and 12/14/13:
Selingsgrove Tournament cancelled due to weather concerns.
The Farm Show Horseshoe Pitching Tournament in Harrisburg will be Thursday January 9, 2014.Volunteers & pitchers always needed and appreciated. Whether you are pitching, participating, or just a spectator, please wear a horseshoe shirt. For more information, please contact Dick Scott at 717-761-1609, email@example.com
Posted next Indoor Tournament at Selingsgrove on front page.
Updated contact for Carlisle Club Page
New page posted for EPHPA Medical Exemptions
Updated PA State Champions and PA Hall of Fame
Updated Western PA Website to new webpage address - work in progress - but incredibly good - check it out!
2013-2014 EPHPA Indoor Winter Tournament Schedule
Added Club Challenge Winners Photo to front page
PA State Champions and PA Hall of Fame updated
You'll notice that in the past, only the Men's State Champions have been listed. This year I've included Women, Elders, and Juniors.
First Indoor Tournament at Selingsgrove
Saturday, November 9, 2013
Entry Deadline is October 30, 2013
send applications to Dave Holiday, 63 Benner Rd., Royersford, PA, 19468, telephone #610-948-0575
CONGRATULATIONS TO 2013 PA State Singles Champions
CONGRATULATIONS TO 2013 PA State Doubles Champions
CONGRATULATIONS TO 2013 Eastern PA Points Champions
Working on updating Hall of Fame List and PA State Champions List
Tournament statistics and Points Championship updated to end of Regular 2013 Summer Season: Dan Beshore Open (New Cumberland), August 24 , 2013
Tournament statistics and Points Championship updated to: Stone Creek Vally Open (Huntingdon), August 17, 2013
Tournament statistics updated to: Reedsville 4H Open, August 10, 2013
2013 Points Championship: Current to Reedsville, August 10
Tournament statistics updated to current tournament: Dallas Doubles (08-04-13)
2013 Points Championship: Current to Carlisle July 27
Tournament statistics updated to current tournament: Carlisle F.O.E. Open (07-27-13)
Points Championship updated to Selinsgrove: Ken Battram Memorial Open (07/20/2013)
All tournament statistics updated to current tournament: Selinsgrove: Ken Battram Memorial Open: 07/20/2013
Entry form for PA State Singles Championship: Deadline is August 14, 2013
All tournament statistics updated to current tournament: Huntingdon- Beacon Lodge Open (07/06/2013)
Points Championship uploaded to include Huntingdon- Beacon Lodge Open (07/06/2013)
All tournament statistics updated to current tournament: Selinsgrove(06/29/2013)
Points Championship uploaded to include Selingrove (06/29/2013)
Tournament Statistics now includes Huntingdon Doubles(06/16/2013)
Points Championship uploaded to include Huntingdon Doubles(06/16/2013)
Tournament Statistics now includes New Holland (05/25/2013)
Points Championship uploaded to include Roxbury (06/08/2013)
Still trying to get statistics for Roxbury (6/08/13) Frank McAllen Memorial
Tournament Statistics uploaded to include Mackeyville (06/01/2013)
Points Championship uploaded to include Mackeyville (06/01/2013)
Non-EPHPA Tournament in Wilkes-Barre (fundraiser)added for July 20, 2013
Tournament Statistics uploaded to include Benton (05/11/2013)
Tournament Statistics uploaded to include Fayetteville (05/18/2013)
Points Tournament explanation updated to include current method of calculating points/tournament
Points Championship updated to include Fayetteville (5/18/13)
Reedsville Club page updated
Please note: July 13th, Ira Stine Open in York (Shiloh); Tournament has been cancelled
Tournament Statistics uploaded to Carlisle (05/04/2013)
Points Championship uploaded to Carlisle (05/04/2013)
State Doubles Entry Form added
General Membership Meeting (2/17/2013)Minutes added
Non-EPHPA tournaments and Fundraisers for 2013 updated
Club pages updated for Carlisle and Mackeyville
2013 Tournament Schedule for Delaware has been uploaded
Registration Form and information added:
PA State Indoor Horseshoe Pitching Tournament
April 20-21, 2013
Deadline: April 4, 2013
NHPA Longevity updated 2009-2013 posted
Feb 9, 2013 Tournament Results posted
2013 Tournament Schedule REVISED and posted
2013 Tournament Directors/Email, and Rules/Regulations REVISED and posted
2012-2013 Indoor Winter Tournament Results now posted
2013 Tournament Schedule
New Cumberland August tournaments statistics for 2011 and 2012 posted
Nov and Dec tournament statistics for 2012 (indoors at Selingsgrove) posted
2012-13 Winter Schedule and directions to indoor courts in Selingsgrove posted
2012 Directors Meeting for 2013 minutes posted
2012-2013 Board of Directors posted
Huntingdon updated its club page
2012 PA Points Championship posted
2012 PA State Singles Championship posted
2012 Tournament Statistics updated to Huntingdon 08-18-2012; Points Championship updated to July 21 (Shiloh)
2012 Tournament Statistics and Points Championship updated to Huntingdon 07-08-2012
2012 Tournament Statistics updated to Selinsgrove 06-30-2012
Points Championship updated to Reedsville 06-16-2012
PA State Singles Championship Entry form added
2012 Tournament Statistics updated to Reedsville 06-16-2012
2012 Tournament Schedule
Minutes from 2011 Directors' Meeting
Indoor Selingrove tournaments to be held the 2nd Saturday of each month December through March. Mark your calendars now!
2012 Winter Tournament Schedule
2011 Points Championship; current up to Reedsville 8/12/2011
2011 Tournament Statistics; current up to Reedsville 8/13/2011
2011 Tournament Statistics; current up to New Cumberland Doubles 7/17/2011
2011 Points Championship; current up to Dallas 6/25/2011
2011 Tournament Statistics; current up to Dallas 6/25/2011
Listing for non-sanctioned and other tournaments in our area
Entry form for 2011 State Doubles
2011 Tournament Statistics; current up to Huntingdon Doubles 6/12/2011
Carlisle results have been received and will be posted shortly
2011 Tournament Statistics; current up to New Holland 5/21/2011
results have been posted for all tournaments received
2011 Tournament Statistics; current up to Benton 5/14/2011
2011 Membership Meeting
George Lovell Appreciation Tournament, Groton, NY
Saturday, April 16, 2011
Hemophilia Benefit Horseshoe Tournament, Hatfield, PA
Saturday, June 11, 2011
2011 Tournament Schedule
2011 Tournament Directors (email addresses)
2011 Tournament Rules and Regulations
Minutes from Director's Meeting for 2011 Season (11/14/2010)
Heartfelt THANK YOU to all who participated in Mackeyville's "Christmas in the Barn"
New webpage! Summaries/Stories about Tournaments and Events
Congratulations to Selinsgrove for winning the 2010 Club Championship on October 3rd !
2010 Points Championship reviewed and updated to end of 2010 EPHPA Season:
The 2010 Winners are Ray Haskins (1st), Chris Woods (2nd), and Butch Maisel and Mike Stone (tied for 3rd).
2010 Tournament Statistics updated to end of 2010 EPHPA Season: Fayetteville (09/25/2010)
Hall of Fame and State Champion records updated
Photos from PA State Singles Tournament posted.
There are now a total of 20 photo albums on the EPHPA site. Please go onto the site and add names/captions.
�Eastern PA Horseshoe Pitchers Assoc� has internet-based photo albums to share pictures with pitchers associated with EPHPA. These include photos from tournaments, and photos submitted by pitchers going back to 2000. You do not need to be a member of Shutterfly to view the site, but if you would like to be a member (which is a free service) and add photos or captions, send an email requesting access to:
Lee Estep (firstname.lastname@example.org)
You can view and download the photo albums at http://ephpa.shutterfly.com or view and download the 2008 World Tournament photos at http://2008wt.shutterfly.com
2010 Points Championship corrected. In the previous posting, the Roxbury tournament from May was inadvertently dropped from the formula. Thank you, Mike Stone, for catching the error. The current leaders are Chris Woods(1st), Ray Haskins (2nd), and Butch Maisel (3rd).
Results from PA State Singles Tournament
2010 Points Championship reviewed and updated to New Cumberland (8/28/10)
current leaders Butch Maisel(1st), Ray Haskins and Chris Woods (tied for 2nd), Mike Stone (3rd)
2010 Tournament Statistics updated to New Cumberland (8/28/10)
2010 Pennsylvania State Singles: Pitching Schedule
2010 Points Championship reviewed and updated to Huntingdon (8/21/10)
current leaders Chris Woods(1st), Butch Maisel (2nd), Ray Haskins (3rd)
2010 Points Championship reviewed and updated to include 3 Doubles tournaments (8/015/10)
How did Pennsylvania pitch in this year's World Tournament?
Non-sanctioned tournaments (updated)
2010 Points Championship reviewed and updated to Reedsville (8/07/10)
current leaders Columbus (Chris) Woods(1st), Ray Haskins and Darle Esh (tied for 2rd), Butch Maisel (3rd)
2010 Tournament Statistics updated to Reedsville(8/07/10)
Clinton County Horseshoes updated its club page
Food & Lodging for State Singles Championship in Roxbury, PA
Map of Roxbury and surrounding area
2010 Points Championship reviewed and updated to Huntingdon (7/09/10)
current leaders Columbus (Chris) Woods(1st), JoAn Douglas (2nd), Lester Lubold (3rd)
2010 Tournament Statistics updated to New Cumberland doubles (7/18/10)
2010 Pennsylvania State Singles: Entry Form
Link to 2010 EPHPA Meetings has been fixed
2010 Tournament Statistics updated to Selinsgrove (6/26/10)
2010 Points Championship updated to Selinsgrove (6/26/10)
current leaders JoAn Douglas (1st), Columbus (Chris) Woods(2nd), Butch Maisel (3rd)
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5/16/2010 - 07/08/2010
Only updates were Tournament statistics and Points Championships
GPS locator added for Roxbury
2010 Tournament Statistics updated to Benton (5/15/10)
Non-sanctioned tournaments in the EPHPA area
Club pages updated for Mackeyville (Clinton County), Dallas, New Holland
Dave Holliday contact info added to front page as new EPHPA President
2009 Tournament Statistics added to "previous year stats" webpage.
2010 Farm Show Results
2010 Tournament Schedule
2010 EPHPA Tournament Directors
2010 EPHPA Rules & Regulations
2010 Tournament Schedule has been posted. This is the SCHEDULE ONLY; additional information such as 2010 rules, regulations, tournament director contacts, etc posted separately.
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