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By Ty Hughes
Medalist Fall league players pointed their vehicles toward the DoubleTree Hotel in Seatac, WA January 24-26, 2014 hoping to have a storybook ending to another successful league season.
Early on Friday, teams gathered in mass, filling the expertly designed tournament room, packed with Medalist dartboards from end to end. A fifty-foot display of fresh plaques lined up, end to end, seemed to taunt the players.
SEATAC, WA – July 12-14, 2013 was a spectacular weekend of Medalist league-ending matchups to determine the Northwest’s best shooters in their respective divisions. Medalist staff hosted a memorable event. Congratulations to these dedicated champions of their sport!
By Brian Sullivan
You’ve built the perfect team and you’re jelling, the magic is there. The plan is to take the division, and win in the Pit. Done deal, right? Not anymore.
Now there is one more step to complete your ultimate quest. Does your team have what it takes to become the National League Champion?
It was dark and raining when the doors opened on the 82 dartboards of the 2012 Medalist Fall-Winter Dart League Northwest Zone Finals Friday, March 9, 2013.
The event was held at their new home, the DoubleTree Seattle Airport Hotel at Sea-Tac. The hotel was wonderful venue, and their staff was great. The Medalist team spent two-plus days creating the perfect atmosphere for what lay ahead.
They came from all over Mid-America. Descending on “The Gateway To the South” (AKA: Covington Kentucky).
We met at the Radisson Cincinnati Riverfront over a blustery weekend in January for what was billed as “An Epic Tournament â€“ One of Cozy Camaraderie.”
Over 300 teams advanced to the finals, and all were in the money. The total payout to league teams was $50,065, plus an additional $11,950 paid out over nine Singles and Bring-Your-Own-Partner events.
March 8, 9 and 10, at the DoubleTree SeaTac, you’ll see the best of the best in darts competing in the 2012 Medalist Fall-Winter Dart League Finals. The top teams from 12 different flights will battle it out for their share of $101,000.00.
Medalist Summer League culminated in a whirlwind of excitement last month at Tacoma’s La Quinta Inn.
Twenty-four dartboards filling the conference room, chirped and chattered all weekend as area league players battled it out for cash and bragging rights to their respective divisions.
Medalist Spring Leagues culminated in a grand finale over the weekend of June 15-17 at Tacoma’s Emerald Queen Casino.
Congratulations to everyone who competed. Following is a list of the Elite 8 for each flight:
Total Prize: $12690 + $1533
1st Place ($2280 + $645): Moose BULLCHIT; Nick Griffith, Adam Hinzpeter, Duane Lusby
2nd Place ($1410): Scorecard MARKSMEN; Gino Cano, Bryan Reichert, Frank Echols
By Ty Hughes
Medalist hosted their $30,000 Triple Crown Invitational event over the weekend of March 16-18 in recognition and appreciation of their players.
Tacoma’s Emerald Queen Casino was awash with the quality of production we’ve become accustomed to seeing at Medalist’s signature tournament events.
By Ty Hughes
January 6-8, 2012 was a special weekend for Medalist Dart League players everywhere around the great Pacific Northwest.
Fall leagues were culminating in fine fashion at Tacoma’s Emerald Queen Casino when those that qualified came together to compete at Medalist’s high-brow League Finals event. Always a treat and highly celebrated among the players, Medalist hosts a solid weekend soaked drenched with intense competition and true sportsmanship.