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12/13/14 Fall River tourney in Mass.

Tuesday, 16 December, 2014

December 13, 2014
Fall River Strong Arm Challenge
The Belmont Club
Fall River, MA

This tournament was changed to a practice due to very low turnout.

Results 12/6/14 Maine Winter Warm-up

Sunday, 7 December, 2014

2014 Maine Winter Warm-up: Pulling for Vets
UAL Affiliated Event
Saturday December 6, 2014

Thatchers Sports Pub and Restaurant
35 Foden Road, South Portland ME

Event start time 1:30pm
Event end time: 6:30PM
Total event time 5 hours

Total entries: 112
States represented: ME NH MA VT CT RI NY ID

REFEREES: Badger Drewes (NH), Chris Gangi (CT), Harry Bean III (NH), Jim Fitzsimmons (MA)
SUPERMATCH: Robin Chandler (ID) 2-0 over Cathy Merrill (NH) Right Hand
Robin Chandler (ID) 2-0 over Cathy Merrill (NH) Left Hand

MENS AMATEUR LEFT 0-185 (6)
1. Abdul (NH) 2. Marcin Czembrowski (CT) 3. Daniel Hall (NH) 4. Ronnie Bean (NH)

MENS AMATEUR LEFT 186-235 (9)
1. Nazar Simko (CT) 2. Justin Vannah (ME) 3. Jeremy Ladd (ME) 4. Scott Lewis (NH)

MENS AMATEUR LEFT 236+ (7)
1. Trevor Buzzell (NH) 2. Wayne Trunk (ME) 3. Robin Chandler (ID) 4. Paul Saccocia (NH)

MENS PRO LEFT 0-165 (3)
1. Jeremy Meservey (ME) 2. Jesse Vieira (MA) 3. Marcin Czembrowski (CT)

MENS PRO LEFT 166-185 (5)
1.Orin Hubbard (NH) 2. Jesse Vieira (MA) 3. Derrick Mattera (MA) 4. Austin Meehan (MA)

MENS PRO LEFT 186-205 (4)
1.Derrick Mattera (MA) 2. Jay Galipeau (ME) 3. Aaron Hawkins (NH) 4. Walter Meehan (MA)

MENS PRO LEFT 206-235 (5)
1 Seth Barnett (RI) 2. Chris Burns (MA) 3. Paul Maurais (NH) 4. Jim Fitzsimmons (MA)

MENS PRO LEFT 236+ (8)
1. Kurt Howgate (ME) 2. Chris Burns (MA) 3. Seth Barnett (RI) 4. John Jackson (VT)

MENS AMATEUR RIGHT 0-185 (7)
1.Daniel Hall (NH) 2. Ronny Bean (NH) 3. Austin Meehan (MA) 4. Nate Riley (ME)

MENS AMATEUR RIGHT 186-235 (15)
1. Nazar Simko (CT) 2. Jeremy Ladd(ME) 3. Dean Banian (NH) 4. Justin Vannah(ME)

MENS AMATEUR RIGHT 236+ (10)
1. Wayne Trunk (ME) 2. Jake Rand (ME) 3. Norm Baron (ME) 4. Harry Bean V (NH)

WOMENS RIGHT OPEN (6)
1.Cathy Merrill (NH) 2. Debbie Banian (NH) 3. Kayla Jackson (VT) 4. Samantha Gangi (CT)

MENS PRO RIGHT 0-165 (3)
1. Norm Devio (MA) 2. Jeremy Meservey (ME) 3. Marcin Czembrowski (CT)

MENS PRO RIGHT 166-185 (5)
1. Orin Hubbard (NH) 2. Abdul (NH) 3. Derrick Mattera (MA) 4. Dale Turgeon (VT)

MENS PRO RIGHT 186-205 (6)
1. Orin Hubbard (NH) 2. Nazar Simko (CT) 3. Aaron Hawkins (NH) 4. Derrick Mattera (MA)

MENS PRO RIGHT 206-235 (4)
1. Chris Burns (MA) 2. Seth Barnett (RI) 3. Jim Fitzsimmons (MA) 4. Paul Maurais (NH)

MENS PRO RIGHT 236+ (10)
1.Max Maxwell (RI) 2. Larry Bowie (ME) 3. Chris Burns (MA) 4. Kurt Howgate (ME)

***We would like to send our thoughts and prayers out to Will Fatiger of MA who suffered a broken arm during his match. We hope you have a speedy recovery and will be back soon!!***

Jeremy Meservey wins in NY

Friday, 28 November, 2014

Another big day for Greene, ME puller Jeremy Meservey, taking First Place in the Pro Right 154-pound class and 3rd Place in the Pro Left 154-pound class at the 11/23/14 Empire State Championships in New York.

Jan 24, 2015 Rhode Island State Championships

Saturday, 22 November, 2014

R.I State Championships
Saturday, January 24th 2015

At
Atlantic Sports Pub
70 Shove St Tiverton RI
Weigh ins Friday Jan. 23 2015 6-8pm 57 Martens Rd Portsmouth RI and Jan 24,2015 10:30am-12pm at Venue
Rules at 12:30 Competition starts at 1pm
Men’s right hand open: Under 176. 177-199, 200-242, 242+
Men’s left hand: under 176, 177-199, 200+
Women’s open weight class
Men’s novice right hand: under 176, 177–199, 200+
$25 for first weight class. $15 for each additional
T shirts for first 50 competitors
IAF Sanctioned Event

Promoter: Rick North IAF R.I Director
Contact: Phone 401-682-2271
e-mail: lummox@cox.net

Dec 13, 2014 Fall River Strong Arm Challenge

Saturday, 22 November, 2014

Fall River Strong Arm Challenge
December 13th 2014

The Belmont Club
34 Franklin St Fall River MA

Men’s Right Hand Only:
0-165, 166-187, 188-220, 221-Up

Weigh-in. Noon till 1:30PM
Event starts at 2PM
Entry Fee: $15
Awards for 1st to 3rd in all 4 classes.

For info call Bill at 508-947-8958

June 6, 2015 – 4th Annual Maine Call to Arms

Saturday, 1 November, 2014

4th Annual Maine Call to Arms
UAL Affiliated Event

Saturday June 6, 2015

Thatchers Restaurant
35 Foden road
South Portland, ME 04106

Weigh ins: 11:00am-12:30PM
Event to start at 1:00PM

Early weigh in/registration TBA

Head Ref: Badger Drewes
Ref: Chris Gangi
Ref: Harry Bean III

Men’s Pro Right Arm:
0-165, 166-185, 186-205, 206-235, 235+

Men’s Pro left arm:
0-165, 166-185, 186-205, 205-235, 235+

Men’s Amateur right arm:
0-185, 186-235, 235+

Men’s Amateur left arm:
0-185, 186-235, 235+

Women’s Right hand
0-145, 145+

First entry $20.00
Each additional entry $15.00
Trophies for 1-3rd for all classes

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT NATE GAGNON (207) 899-6601 or email 207armsports@gmail.com

March 7, 2015 UAL Maine State Championships

Sunday, 26 October, 2014


2015 Maine State Championship
UAL Affiliated Event

Saturday March 7, 2015

Thatchers Restaurant
35 Foden road
South Portland, ME 04106

Weigh ins: 11:00am-12:30PM
Event to start at 1:00PM

Early weigh in/registration TBA

Head Ref: Badger Drewes
Ref: Chris Gangi
Ref: Harry Bean III

Men’s Pro Right Arm:
0-165, 166-185, 186-205, 206-235, 235+

Men’s Pro left arm:
0-165, 166-185, 186-205, 205-235, 235+

Men’s Amateur right arm:
0-185, 186-235, 235+

Men’s Amateur left arm:
0-185, 186-235, 235+

Women’s Right hand
0-145, 145+

First entry $20.00
Each additional entry $15.00
State Champion sweatshirts for each RIGHT handed PRO CLASS winner
Trophies for 1-3rd for all classes

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT NATE GAGNON (207) 899-6601 or email 207armsports@gmail.com

Results 2014 Ronny Bean Classic

Sunday, 19 October, 2014

The 5th Ronny Bean Classic
October 18 2014
Paradise Beach Club

Results
Men’s Right Open:
0-176: 1. Orin Hubbard(NH) 2. Jeremey Meservey(ME) 3. Bill Caldwell(MA)
177-220: 1. Orin Hubbard(NH) 2. Mike Yanski(NH) 3. Nick Huckins(NH)
221-242: 1. Paul Maurais(NH) 2. Badger Drewes(NH)
243-Up: 1. Eric Guevin(ME) 2. Kurt Howgate(ME) 3. Chris Dubey(MA)

Men’s Left Open:
0-176: 1. Jeremey Meservey(ME) 2. Bill Caldwell(MA) 3. Ronny Bean (NH)
177-220: 1. Orin Hubbard(NH) 2. Jeremey Meservey(ME) 3. Mike Yanski(NH)
221-Up: 1.Kurt Howgate(ME) 2. Paul Maurais(NH) 3. Jim Saccaccia(NH)

Men’s Right Novice:
0-176: 1. Dan Hall (NH) 2. Nate Riley (ME) 3. Darren Walls (ME)
177-220: 1.Dean Baniaian (NH) 2. Ray Ambrose (NH) 3. Bobby Lozzens (NH)
221-Up: 1. Wayne Trunk (ME) 2. Justin Vannah (ME) 3. Harry Bean V (NH)

Men’s Left Novice:
0-198: 1. Abdul (NH) 2. Ronny Bean (NH) 3. Nate Riley (ME)
199-Up: 1. Chris Dubey (MA) 2. Wayne Trunk (ME) 3. Trevor Buzzell (NH)

Men’s Right Masters: 1. Harry BeanIII (NH) 2. Paul Maurais (NH) 3. Badger Drewes (NH)

Wonen’s Right:
0-143: 1. Debbie Baniaian (NH) 2. Ashley Soboleski (NH) 3. Megn Coffin (ME)
144-Up: 1. Cathy Merrill (NH) 2. Graceann Case (MA) 3.Tricia Roy (NH)

Kids:
4/ yrs: 1.Otto (ME) 2. Addison Huckins (NH)
7/9 yrs: 1. Cole Roy (NH) 2. Jacob Herbert (NH) 3. Nate Jarvis (NH)
13/16 yrs: 1. Caleb Roy (NH) 2. Samantha Gangi (CT)

There were 90 entries + 10 kids. Brackets done by Priscilla Bean
Refs were: Badger Drewes, Harry Bean, Bill Caldwell, Chris Gangi & Bill Cox

There was over 2500 raised for the little 5 yr old girl that the event was in her honor.
IAF Sanctioned Event

Update from Kurt Howgate in NH

Sunday, 19 October, 2014

Jeremy Meservey wins in MA – 9/27/14 Results!

Sunday, 28 September, 2014

September 27, 2014
4th Annual All-American Invitational
The All American Bar & Grill
50 Route 134 S. Dennis, MA

Results
Men’s Right Open:
0-154: 1st Jeremy Meservey (ME) 2nd Travis Court (MA) 3rd TJ Levesque (MA)
155-220: 1st Josh Grant (MA) 2nd Jeremy Meservey (ME) 3rd Bruce Court (MA)
221-Up: 1st Harry Bean III (NH) 2nd Chris Eldredge (MA) 3rd Harry Bean V (NH)

Men’s Right Novice:
0-165: 1st Brodie Kendrick (MA) 2nd Matt Caddell (MA) 3rd TJ Levesque (MA)
166-198: 1st Tom Laposky (MA) 2nd Steve Sparrow (MA) 3rd Austin Meehan (MA)

Men’s Left:
0-165: 1st Jeremy Meservey (ME) 2nd Bruce Court (MA) 3rd Travis Court (MA)
166-198: 1st Josh Grant (MA) 2nd Bruce Court (MA) 3rd Austin Meehan (MA)
199-Up: 1st Chris Eldridge (MA) 2nd Harry Bean V (NH)

Women’s Right Open:
1st Graceann Case(MA) 2nd Kim Walbridge (MA)

KIds: 1st Callan Grant (MA) 2nd Sophia Laposky (MA)

Match of the day: Matt Caddell vs Brodie Kendrick (Left Hand )
Brackets : Priscilla Bean
Regerees: Harry Bean III , Willie Hargrove, Bill Cox
Special thanks to Priscilla for a great job on brackets.