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MLP San Clemente – A Major Showdown

The Major League Pickleball (MLP) 2023 Season Two Draft in NYC on July 12th was a monumental event for pickleball enthusiasts all over the country. The draft showcased the evolution of the game, with top-ranked pro players and influential team owners coming together in a display of skill and talent. This new era of pickleball promises not only leveled up thrills but also a heightened sense of fan pride.

With 24 hometown teams competing across six bombastic events nationwide, the MLP 2023 season is set to deliver unprecedented excitement. The teams will battle it out for up to five million dollars in prize money, creating a high-stakes environment that will push players to their limits. The bragging rights that come from leaving the court as a legend are just an added bonus.

MLP has a mission to bring the joy of pickleball to 40 million people and communities by 2030, as part of the ’40 by 30′ project. This ambitious endeavor reflects the passion and dedication of MLP in spreading the love for the game. By expanding its reach and accessibility, MLP aims to make pickleball a widely loved sport that brings people together.

The MLP San Clemente event, held on Thursday, June 15th, was a major showdown between premier and challenger level teams. The matches were intense, with teams battling it out for supremacy on the court. The Challenger Schedule, displayed in Pacific Time, showcased the skills and strategies of each team:

– Championship Court:
– Miami Pickleball Club: 3
– AZ Drive: 1
– Grandstand Court:
– Utah Black Diamonds: 3
– Columbus Pickleball Club: 1
– Championship Court:
– Orlando Squeeze: 2
– Dallas Pickleball Club: 3
– Grandstand Court:
– D.C. Pickleball Team: 3
– Brooklyn Aces: 1
– Championship Court:
– Chicago Slice: 4
– Texas Ranchers: 0
– Grandstand Court:
– Atlanta Bouncers: 3
– Bay Area Breakers: 1

The premier level matches, held on Friday, June 16th, were equally thrilling. The Premier Schedule, also in Pacific Time, showcased the exceptional skills of the top teams:

– Championship Court:
– SoCal Hard 8’s: 3
– NY Hustlers: 1
– Grandstand Court:
– Milwaukee Mashers: 3
– Florida Smash: 1
– Championship Court:
– New Jersey 5’s: 4
– St Louis Shock: 0
– Grandstand Court:
– California BLQK Bears: 1
– ATX Pickleballers: 3
– Court 4:
– Florida Smash: 2
– NY Hustlers: 3
– Championship Court:
– Seattle Pioneers: 3
– Los Angeles Mad Drops: 1
– Grandstand Court:
– Frisco Pandas: 1
– Las Vegas Night Owls: 3

The Challenger Quarterfinals and Semifinals, held on Friday, saw fierce competition between the top teams. The matches were captivating and kept the audience on the edge of their seats:

– Challenger Quarterfinals:
– Championship Court:
– D.C. Pickleball Team: 3
– AZ Drive: 1
– Grandstand Court:
– Miami Pickleball Club: 0
– Chicago Slice: 3
– Challenger Semifinals:
– Championship Court:
– Bay Area Breakers: 2
– Chicago Slice: 3
– Grandstand Court:
– Dallas Pickleball Club: 3
– D.C. Pickleball Team: 1

Saturday, June 17th, continued the excitement with more premier and challenger level matches. The Premier Quarterfinals showcased the talent and determination of the top teams:

– Championship Court:
– New Jersey 5’s: 3
– Los Angeles Mad Drops: 1
– Championship Court:
– ATX Pickleballers: 3
– Florida Smash: 0

The Challenger Finals, held on Saturday, were an exhilarating battle between Chicago Slice and Dallas Pickleball Club:

– Championship Court:
– Chicago Slice: 1
– Dallas Pickleball Club: 3

Sunday, June 18th, marked the final day of the MLP San Clemente event. The Premier Schedule continued to deliver intense matches, leaving fans in awe:

– Championship Court:
– ATX Pickleballers: 1
– Seattle Pioneers: 3
– Championship Court:
– Milwaukee Mashers: 2
– New Jersey 5’s: 3

The MLPalooza Part One match was the highlight of the day, with the MLPalooza teams showcasing their extraordinary skills:

– Championship Court:
– MLPalooza Teams: –

The Premier Finals, held on Sunday, were the culmination of an action-packed weekend of pickleball:

– Championship Court:
– New Jersey 5’s: 2
– Seattle Pioneers: 3

While there were no challenger matches scheduled for Monday, June 19th, the Premier Super Finals and Challenger Super Finals wrapped up the MLP San Clemente event in style:

– Premier Super Finals:
– Championship Court:
– Los Angeles Mad Drops: 3
– Seattle Pioneers: 0
– Challenger Super Finals:
– Championship Court:
– Chicago Slice: 3
– Bay Area Breakers: 2

MLP’s commitment to bringing the joy of pickleball to millions is commendable. With its ambitious ’40 by 30′ project and the introduction of the MLP 2023 season two draft, the game is set to reach new heights. The level of competition, the prize money, and the passion of the players and fans promise an electrifying future for pickleball.

As pickleball enthusiasts, we are thrilled to witness this new era of the game. The MLP 2023 season is undoubtedly a game-changer, and we cannot wait to see what the upcoming events have in store for us. The level of talent and dedication displayed by the teams is inspiring, and it is a testament to the growth and popularity of pickleball around the country.

MLP has truly leveled up the game and created an unparalleled experience for fans and players alike. The blend of skill, strategy, and teamwork on display is a true spectacle. We are excited to see the sport continue to flourish and look forward to the next chapter of MLP.

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