2013 Alaska State Doubles Championships


The 2013 Alaska State Doubles will take place at the Alaska Club Midtown February 28 – March 3, 2013 Divisions will be offered to Women, Men, and Juniors of all Skill Levels from Novice to Open along with Age events, Mixed Doubles will also be offered in both B/C and Open/A Levels,  Players are allowed to enter 1 Skill, 1 Age & 1 Mixed division for a total of 3 (The 3rd Event MUST be Mixed Doubles) if competing in three events PLEASE no time conflicts. 

Entry Fees: $40 per participant for the first event; $15 for second/third event $25 for Juniors (18 yrs & under) for first event Juniors must play in a Junior division as their first event to receive this special price. Entry deadline: Applications must be turned in to The Alaska Club Midtown by 6pm on SUNDAY, February 24. No refunds will be given after the draw is posted. No team will be entered unless entries are received from both team members.

All tournament participants will be required to pay a $15 AARA membership fee. If you are a current United States Association of Racquetball (USAR) member then you will not need to pay another membership fee. Anyone in need of a partner in any division PLEASE Contact me ASAP and I’ll try to team you up with someone.

You may list one time conflict and we will do our best to accommodate. If we cannot schedule around your conflict, you will be notified prior to draw completion. If you DO-NOT list a conflict on your application, no changes will be made after the draw has been posted THANK YOU for your support.



Tournament Results:


What a turn out for this year’s tournament!! we ended up with 68 players with most playing 2 events, State Champions will be crowned in a total of 7 adult and 3 junior divisions. With close to 100 matches scheduled this will be a busy Weekend, To help things run as smooth as possible it is important that players show up at least a half-hour before their scheduled time since this is a State tournament all matches will have a referee, if you win a match PLEASE check in with the tournament desk at the end of your match (If needed both team members may be required to referee) also Please keep warmup time to no more then 5 min per team. Thank You for your understanding and Good Luck to everyone.


Jesse Keaveny & Brandon Cuaresma – 2013 Men’s Open Champions
Women’s “Open” Doubles
1st Place: Karen Harris (Fairbanks) & Terri Marceron (Anchorage)
2nd Place: Gina Strawn & TJ Strawn (Anchorage)
3rd Place: Michelle Roberts & Heather Robertson (Anchorage)



Men’s “Open/A” Doubles
1st Place: Michelle Roberts & Brandon Cuaresma (Anchorage)
2nd Place: Gina Strawn & Jesse Keaveny (Anchorage)
3rd Place: Karen Harris & Jim Hage (Fairbanks)
Consolation: Theresa McSherry & Tyler Scott (Anchorage)



Men’s “Open” Doubles
1st Place: Brandon Cuaresma & Jesse Keaveny (Anchorage)
2nd Place: Kevin Bohan & Tyler Scott (Anchorage)
3rd Place: Jim Hage (Fairbanks) & Jeff Sandys (Anchorage)
Consolation: Harold Patterson & Jimmy Stewart (Anchorage)


Men’s “Elite/A” Doubles
1st Place: Jasper Jackson & Steve Maisey (Anchorage)
2nd Place: Ron Broyles & Josh Wood (Anchorage)
3rd Place: Don Roach & Brendan Scanlon (Fairbanks)
Consolation: Reine Bailky (Fairbanks & Micah Weggel (Anchorage)


Men’s “B” Doubles
1st Place: David Chamberlin & Gary Eshbacher (Anchorage)
2nd Place: Darin Anderson & Dave Maisey (Anchorage)
3rd Place: Mike Adams & Evan Workman (Anchorage)


Men’s “Open” 19+ Doubles
1st Place: Kevin Bohan & Jesse Keaveny (Anchorage)
2nd Place: Brandon Cuaresma & Josh Wood (Anchorage)
3rd Place: Jasper Jackson & Steve Maisey (Anchorage)
Consolation: Bill Hand & Dan Reyes (Homer)


Men’s “Open” 50+ Doubles
1st Place: Jim Hage (Fairbanks) & Jeff Sandys (Anchorage)
2nd Place: Christer Linden & Harold Patterson (Anchorage)
3rd Place: Charlie Pannone & Nick Walker (Anchorage)


Junior’s “Int” Doubles
1st Place: Lauren Robertson & Garrin McCarty (Anchorage)
2nd Place: Brayden Harding & Lucas Keaveny (Anchorage)
3rd Place: Reese Bouwens & Alyssa Duerr (Anchorage)


Junior’s “Advance” Doubles
1st Place: Matthew Anderson & Billy Fischer (Anchorage)
2nd Place: Caden Harding & Kaleb Strawn (Anchorage)
3rd Place: Christian Fischer & Spencer Zidek (Anchorage)


Junior’s “Mixed” Doubles
1st Place: Lauren Robertson & Gabe Strawn (Anchorage)
2nd Place: Reese Bouwens & Kaleb Strawn (Anchorage)
3rd Place: Alyssa Duerr & Jake Wright (Anchorage)