Mavericks Play in Missouri State’s Bear Bash

The Mavericks traveled to Springfield, Missouri to play in the defending national champions, Missouri State University’s annual Bear Bash handball tournament.

Maverick junior, Sam Ure, won the B singles bracket 21-7, 21-17 over Texas A&M’s Marcus Shanna.

Graduate student, Matt Bartholomew, lost in the A consolation final 15-21, 21-17, 11-8 to former Missouri State All-American, Mikaila Mitchell.

Maverick newcomer, Alexis Anderson teamed with Missouri State’s Kathy Taylor to capture the women’s B doubles consolation title 21-2, 21-6.

There were lots of collegiate players at this tournament as the Mavericks continue to prepare for the USHA Collegiate National Tournament on February 19-23 at the University of Texas.

Next up for the Maverick handball team is the University of Minnesota’s Handball Classic on November 22-23.

2019 Bear Bash

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