Pueblo Routs Orchard Hill 14-9 In Hall Of Fame Polo Action Friday
At International Polo Club Palm Beach
Florida Eight-goaler Jeff Hall and substitute Kris Kampsen
scored five goals each to lead Old Pueblo over Orchard Hill 14-9
in a 22-goal Hall of Fame Cup polo match Friday at International
Polo Club Palm Beach.
scored three consecutive goals in a 77-second span in the fifth
chukker to give Old Pueblo a 12-8 margin. Orchard Hills Julio
Arellano scored with 5:10 remaining in the fifth chukker to cut
the lead to 9-8. But Hall took over, converting a penalty shot with
4:15 left, then scoring on a breakaway from the ensuing throw-in
and adding a forehand on the next possession to virtually clinch
and Brandon Phillips scored midway through the sixth chukker to
round out Old Pueblos scoring.
a 6-goaler, was filling in for the injured Nicolas Roldan, a 7-goaler
who hurt his knee and ankle during a practice earlier in the week.
Roldan is expected to be sidelined for at least a week.
added three goals for Old Pueblo (1-0) while team patron John Hall
did not score.
an 8-goaler, finished with a game-high seven goals to lead Orchard
Hill (0-1). Ten-goaler Eduardo Heguy, playing in his first game
of the season, and Chris Stratemann, scored one goal each. Orchard
Hill patron Steve Van Andel did not score.
polo matches are open to the public. Tickets for the Sunday games
at the International Polo Club Palm Beach are available at the gate,
beginning at $10 each. For information, call (561) 204-5687 or visit
the club website at www.internationalpoloclub.com.
Polo Club Palm Beach is located at 3667 120th Avenue South in Wellington.
From I-95, take the Forest Hill Boulevard exit and go west approximately
12 miles. Turn left onto South Shore Boulevard and go two miles.
Turn left onto Pierson Road, travel about one mile and then make
a right onto 120th Avenue South. The club is on the right. From
Floridas Turnpike, take Exit 93 (Lake Worth Road) and go west
about six miles. Make a right onto 120th Avenue South. The club
is on the left.