NW Arrives en masse at US Open
The NW delegations to the 2019 US Open was the largest in recent memory, totaling 17 players.
Of note was men’s players from Portland, Philip Cookson and Ernie Carlson, the first Portland men to participate in nearly 30 years.
The NWesties participated in every event with a few standout finishes.
The Women’s Fours team of Rikki Ricard, Gina Tolentino, Phyllis Counts, and Jane Altemose made it to the finals of the 5th flight.
Andy Klubberud and Andrew Sheuneman won the 5th flight of Men’s Pairs.
Richard Broad took the 8th flight in Men’s Singles.
Former NWestie Janice Bell won the Women’s Pairs Championship with Anne Nunes of the SWD.
NWD at National Championships