Polo Players Edition

NOV 2011

Polo Players' Edition is the official publication of the U.S. Polo Association. Dedicated to the sport of polo, it features player profiles, game strategy, horse care, playing tips, polo club news and tournament results.

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P O L O RE P O RT Lampire's Cheryl Arnold, Ann Oniskey, Audrey VanLuvanee and Kirra Lizza won the Women's Challenge Cup at Tinicum Polo Club. regulation time, they penalty resorted to a shootout to determine the winner. After each member of the teams attempted shots from the 60- and 40-yard lines, the teams remained even. Lampire clenched the game with the team successful from the 30-yard line. Lampire's Cheryl Arnold was named MVP and also earned a Sportsmanship award, along with Arby Dobb's Val Washington. Rounding out the Lampire team was Kirra Lizza. had The second event La Valentina taking the season- ending Arby Dobb Cup over Arby Dobb. La Valentina included Mike DeSaye, Dave Halliday, Matias Loyola and Dennis Santana while Arby Dobb had Mark Mulligan, Val Washington, Gregorio Simiones and Hesham elGharby. In the first half, play went back and forth, but Simiones was the only player to reach the goal for Arby Dobb, while La Valentina's Dennis Santana, Mike DeSaye, Dave Halliday and MVP Matias Loyola won the Arby Dobb Cup. Halliday, Loyola and Santana connected for La Valentina. With dark clouds moving in, the second half saw ElGharby score for Arby Dobb but Santana and Loyola struck again for La Valentina to ensure the victory. Matias Loyola was named MVP and his mare, Vala, was Best Playing Pony. MEADOWBROOK SEASON ENDS La Magnolia wins last 12-goal of the summer La Magnolia's Alina Natella, Francisco Ayala, Mikey Matz and Tomas Franco defeated Laffey Fine Homes/Tupungato 7-6 in the Laffey Fine Homes 12-goal at Meadowbrook Polo Club on Long Island, New York on September 13 to end the summer season. 54 POLO PLAYERS EDITION Tupungato's John Bendall, Luis Rinaldini, Alberto Bengolea, and Julie Rinaldini, and Newport's Danny Scheraga, Jimmy DeAngelis, Ducan Huyler and Bud Handel competed in the Seniors game. Newport topped Tupungato 7-6 in the match played on September 11.

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