By BEN MCCARTY
News staff writer
March 3, 2007
The “Cabin Fever” Racquetball tournament at The Dalles Fitness and Court Club drew 54 entries from Washington and Oregon including 24 from Hood River last weekend.
John Phillips of the Hood River Sports Club lost a tough Open Singles Final to Shawn Wilson of Beaverton 15-6; 6-15; 10-11.
Rafael Landeros and Sean O’Shea of the Hood River Sports Club ran out of gas in the Open Doubles Final, losing to Shawn Wilson and Mike Soto(Salem), 9-15;15-9; 6-11.
The B Singles Division was won by Eddy Hayte of Prosser over Dan Soto from Salem 15-10; 11-15; 11-8.
B Doubles winners Dave Smock and Mark Montanez of The Hood River Sports Club sailed through the draw, beating another pair of H.R. Sports Club members, Jerry Keith and Fred Duckwall 15-12; 15-10 in the Sunday Final.
15-year old Sam Chavez of the Hood River Sports Club took the C Final 15-10; 15-6 over Polo Rodriguez of The Dalles Fitness.
Mixed Doubles was taken in round-robin play, by Lila Hunt of Ridgefield, teaming up with Kent Hollingsworth of Salem. Second Place went to Dave Smock and Laura Landeros of Hood River.