"No, I haven't played that style, Ford. My understanding is that there already is a game for that in Association Croquet? Im open to evolving, but have found such a great game in our 9 wicket carryover deadness, and that has been my focus.…"
"All due respect Ford, you are beating a dead horse. On July 16 you agreed with me there are 2 different 9W games, like checkers and chess. Simply have 2 different National tournaments, ie: National 9W (with carryover deadness) and…"
"After much thought, I would like to throw this out for consideration. In their current formats, "Backyard" and "9 Wicket" Croquet are 2 dissimilar games, much like the difference between checkers and chess. Both use…"
"The courts at National were certainly an enigma; difficult to judge distance as the ball would travel through forests of clover, alternating with scorched bare, tilted earth. The balls being smaller, and the wickets set wider than what I am used to,…"
"As 1st flight runner-up in the National 9 Wicket Championships in Denver recently, I found myself incessantly board with the non carry over deadness game. It reminded me of the game that we MCA members play as we are learning the game of croquet. We…"
MCA Nine Wicket Series event to be held Saturday, June 13 at Eagles' Landing Golf Course in Belton, MO. First games start at 8:30 a.m. and we plan to offer play across four divisions -- Pro, Gold, Silver, Bronze (6B).Register by June 8, 2015 by RSVPing to this event on CroquetNetwork.com or by emailing email@example.com.$15 for MCA Members | $25 for non-members($10 for Bronze Division Six Ball event)Entry fee does not include lunch, but the…See More
Final Nine-Wicket event for 2015. Players must have qualified via the points series. All invites have been sent out. There is a Pro Bracket and a Gold Division Bracket. Both are single elimination.Entry is free for members. Non-members that are qualified must join the MCA @ $20 per singles entry to play.There is a Six-Ball (cutthroat) event on Friday afternoon/evening.See More
"Thanks for your interest John. You can contact me directly through firstname.lastname@example.org. I have handcrafted many mallets for our members. To date, of the 22 potential medals to be won in our MCA summer series, Mojo has won 11 across…"
PARKVILLE, MO -- The MCA is proud to add Parkville, Missouri, and the Kactus Creek Club to the MCA Nine-Wicket Series for 2014. The event is slated for Saturday, August 2, 2014, and will be called the Kansas City Open.The event will be held on two courts with staggered starts for the divisions, which is possible because the venue has lights. The KC…See More
Join in on the fast-paced nine-wicket action as the MCA Nine Wicket Series visits Tulsa, Oklahoma on Saturday, June 14 (event flyer). Six-wicket players will find the game is great for developing confidence in running breaks and hoops. Most of the rules follow the USCA Six-Wicket game, with just a few exceptions: The wicket pattern is unique, but it's pretty easy to pick up because it is…See More
LEE'S SUMMIT, MO - MCA member Ron Millican has announced that the 2014 Lee's Summit T-Bone Tournament will be held May 17 at Howard Park in Lee's Summit, MO. This is the same location the event was held in 2013. The event is part of the MCA Tour Nine-Wicket Series and is hosted by Ron and Deborah Millican and Greg and Jodi Adams. More details will follow on this event and there is active progress for additional MCA events for 2014.See More