WELLINGTON, FL—May 29, 2018----Growing up together, they have played with and against each other in youth and adult tournaments on the polo fields of Wellington. Now they will represent the United States as newest members of Team USPA.
Grant Ganzi, Tony Calle and Justin Daniels, representing Grand Champions Polo Club and Lucas Arellano of Everglades Polo Club were recently named to the team after a three-day tryout in Aiken, S.C.
Team USPA's mission since it was created in 2010 is "to enhance and grow the sport of polo in the U.S. by identifying young, talented American players and providing mentored training and playing opportunities leading to a pool of higher-rated amateur and pro players" while giving back to the sport.
WELLINGTON, FL—May 26, 2018----Intercontinental Hotel won its spring debut on a rain-soaked Friday at Santa Rita Polo Farm.
The foursome of Alejandro Poma, 1, Juancito Bollini, 4, Kris Kampsen, 6, and JJ Celis, 4, weathered a steady drizzle for most of the game to defeat Aspen Valley (Jeff Desich, 0, Carlitos Gracida, 4, Lucas Lalor, 5, Juan Bollini, 5), 6-3, and advance into Sunday's final.
Aspen Valley will play in the Polo Gear Challenge Cup in the opening game of Sunday's doubleheader.
WELLINGTON, FL—May 25, 2018----If Mother Nature cooperates this weekend, polo fans will be in for one final weekend of great polo at Grand Champions Polo Club.
The season-ending Memorial Tournament, a fan favorite, begins Friday with a doubleheader.
The opening game at 10 a.m. features 14-goal teams Aspen Valley (Jeff Desich, Carlitos Gracida, Juan Bollini, Lucas Lalor) against Intercontinental Hotel (Alejandro Poma, JJ Celis, Kris Kampsen, Juancito Bollini).
At 5 p.m., 14-goal teams Sebucan (Pablo Pulido, Grant Ganzi, Pablo Dorignac, Brandon Phillips) and Grand Champions (Josh Dubarry, Marc Ganzi, Nacho Novillo Astrada, Julio Gracida) will play.