PALLEY ROUNDBALL CLASSIC 2006
2006 pictures and awards down below....
THIRD Annual Palley Roundball Classic Games and Party
When: August 19, 2006
Thanks to everybody who made it out for the party. We know life is busy so thank you for spending a day with us. For those that didn't make it we hope you can make it next year!
Special thanks to EVERYBODY who cooked, cleaned, etc... and everybody who traveled from far distances.
If anybody has any photos please send them to me. Would love to add a few to the website.
Young Andrew Johnson practicing with hopes of playing in the year 2021 Palley Roundball Classic
Ms. Kathleen - the organizer with her favorite mother in law and cousin Julie
The Lorenzen family
Margarita Michael enjoying yet ANOTHER strawberry marg
Who is the bald guy picking the teams?
Steve "El Presidente" Burnett
Jennifer "Repeat" Hemmer
John "Poor Play but another trophy on the shelf" Palley
Greg "Repeat" Zanolli
(Also, special thanks to contributing players "Big" Mike Bowman and Chris "Keller Williams" Cullen who each played a game)
Steve, Jenn, John and Greg - THE WINNERS
A couple of other teams full of bravado BEFORE the games
Maurice "Petaluma" Brunt
(There were many outstanding players but, ala Kirk Gibson in 1988, this player was most valuable to his team...
and thus the debate rages on, is it the most VALUABLE player or the most OUTSTANDING player?
Oh ya, plus Mr. Brunt may have been overall leading scorer for the day!?)
Maurice "I'm from Marin not Petaluma" Brunt
MOST PROLIFIC SHOOTER (but not scorer):
John "you can't make 'um if you don't shoot 'um" Palley
Rookie of the Year:
Matt "the Kid" Rios
Greg "For Three" Zanolli
Matt "The Kid" Rios
Gary "Still Solid" Chang
Anthony "I am going to win one of these years" McCrary
Jennifer "All WNBA" Hemmer
All NO SHOW Team:
Andy "no plaque" Wellisch
Keith "Kiki" Calgano
Shane "I had to move" Grevin
Will "The Restauranteur" Amen
The Pitt's Brothers
Miller family overall champs
Aria S. - Pie eating contest champ
"What do you mean I didn't win!?"
Hey Michael, it's a THREE leg race
Most Popular Food/drink:
Burgers (special thanks to z French chef Marc Vallier for all his cooking)
"Girls, this is how you make cotton candy...."
A cotton candy pro goes in for her 5th or 6th of the day....
Least Popular Food/drink:
Beer (we are getting old and it's a little sad)
The queen of the kitchen, Nancy.
Emily in her (WNBA Champs) Sacramento Monarch's jersey
Lost and Found:
1 Nike sock
1 cool looking mini ice cooler
There are 5 or 6 size XL Palley Roundball Classic shirts left - Let us know ASAP if you want one
Andrew in his USU gear
Nana and her little Emily
and one more party goer next year....
|Other sponsors||1580 K-Day
(bonus points if you remember K-Day!)
BASKETBALL TIP-OFF: HIGH NOON
Where: Roseville, California (Call 783-9080 for directions)
What: Basketball Games and Party
Why: B-ball is good
Who: You are probably invited... assuming we know you
More: Yes some people will play basketball at the party but really it's an excuse for a family day (put another way, it's ok to watch or do something else)
Activities: Basketball, swimming, games, bounce house, dunk tank, Pac-Man, food, drinks, etc....
(John will try to make the high score on Pac-Man obtainable so you can have something to shoot for)
CHANGES FOR 2006 FOR BASKETBALL:
Games to 21
T-shirts for first 100 guests!
New Front Row Seats straight out of Dodger Stadium
PLEASE REMEMBER THIS IS A FAMILY PARTY FIRST AND FOREMOST
(basketball is just one activity)
Other Fun: John will gladly defend his Palley v. Wellisch One on One Title and the coveted plaque... if Andy will show up!
In fact, John will pay to fly Andy out if Andy is up to it!
Look top left (behind the players) to see who the current champ is!