Joe Barry Memorial cup
The 2017 Joe Barry Memorial continued Thursday with a tense double-header at the International Polo Club Palm Beach (IPC). Both teams won by a single goal. Grand Champions Polo Club defeated Goose Creek 12-11, and Postage Stamp Farm, in their first season at IPC, bested veteran Coca-Cola 13-12 in overtime.
La Indiana maintained their momentum from the English season, defeating the mighty Villa del Lago Modere 11- 8 in Wednesday’s 2017 Joe Barry Memorial opener. In the second match of the day at the International Polo Club Palm Beach (IPC), Tonkawa took a commanding 19-11 win over Mt. Brilliant.
Joe Barry Memorial Cup 20-goal tournament will start in January 4th at International Polo Ckub, Wellington Florida, in the 2nd US Winter Season Tournament will take part 8 teams.
A heroic effort by Argentine 9-goaler Hilario Ulloa resulted in a game high eleven goals for Villa del Lago but it was the four young members of the Palm Beach Illustrated team that took the game with a goal in the final seven seconds of play of the final of the Joe Barry Memorial cup at the International Polo Club Friday afternoon.
The final of the 2016 Joe Barry Memorial Cup is going to be a family affair this year with Jim Zenni’s Villa del Lago Villa del Lago facing his son, Jared’s Palm Beach Illustrated lineup.
The match took place under cloudy skies, but there was no rain to get in the way of Audi’s 13-9 win over La Indiana Monday morning in the semifinal of the Bobby Barry Cup, a subsidiary of the Joe Barry Memorial Cup at the International Polo Club.
Tonkawa became the first team to qualify for a semifinal berth in the Bobby Barry Cup, a subsidiary of the 20-goal Joe Barry Memorial Cup, with an 8-7 win over Orchard Hill Sunday afternoon at the International Polo Club.
Orchard Hill came back from an 11-9 loss to Audi/Millarville with a vengeance as they throttled previously unbeaten Dubai, 17-9 on the Valiente polo field Monday afternoon in the final preliminary round of play in the 2016 Joe Barry Memorial Cup.