Penn-Mar’s Croquet Team took the field on October 4 at Santander Stadium in York, PA to compete in the third annual County Cup competition sponsored by the Rotary Clubs of York County. Out of 36 teams, Penn-Mar’s squad, led by Captain Willey and Steve Forster, took 5th place and a purse of $4,000 after eight hours of grueling play. In the alternate competition the Penn-Mar team, Dakota Kessler and Brian Paterniti, took second place and a prize of $50.
This was the third year for The County Cup, a charity croquet tournament organized by Rotary Club chapters in York County to raise money for area nonprofits. The event has awarded a total of $119,300 in its first two years.