Event Recaps

Labor Day Monkey Bash 3 (Jackson, MI)

Labor Day Monkey Bash 3 (Jackson, MI)

09.01.2013  |  No Comments ››

  14 Monkeyballers descended on the PrisonCity main tournament location to sweat, trash talk, sweat, toss a few monkeys, and sweat.  Did I mention it was quite muggy that day? Four new Monkeyballers, all 250lb.+ ... Continue Reading »

MB9: #CANTBEATDEAN — Allen Wins 6th World Title

MB9: #CANTBEATDEAN — Allen Wins 6th World Title

08.03.2013  |  5 Comments ››

A new challenger stepped up to the plate, but as he has done the previous five times, Dean Allen (Redford, M) dispatched of his opponent to win the Monkeyball World Championship.  18th ranked ... Continue Reading »

Junior Monkeyball at MB9 (Lansing, MI)

Junior Monkeyball at MB9 (Lansing, MI)

08.03.2013  |  No Comments ››

Thanks to Tom “Junior Commish” McFadden and Heidi "First Lady of the Junior Commish" McFadden for organizing this tournament and writing this recap. The excitement was really amped up at MB9 by the addition of ... Continue Reading »

Talent Juice Open (East Lansing, MI)

Talent Juice Open (East Lansing, MI)

05.11.2013  |  3 Comments ››

8 of the top 27 in the world. Gallons of Talent Juice.  Rainy and cold. LePeak dominant.  Full report will be delivered by Boden ASAP. Champion: Ryan LePeak Runner-up: Joe Pudil # of players: 11 Results/Bracket (PDF) Continue Reading »

Prison City Ice Monkey Open (Jackson, MI)

Prison City Ice Monkey Open (Jackson, MI)

05.10.2013  |  No Comments ››

Why the ICE Monkey open? Whenever the court temperature dips precariously close to freezing – it’s an ice monkey. 8 players anxious to dust off the winter rust met in the traditional Jackson ... Continue Reading »

Bottle Buster Open (Ann Arbor, MI)

Bottle Buster Open (Ann Arbor, MI)

10.06.2012  |  2 Comments ››

12 Monkeyballers gathered for a chilly afternoon of college football, cider, snacks, and (of course) Monkeyball in Dan and Katie Kidle's backyard last Saturday. The Spartans beat the Hoosiers, the Wolverines beat the ... Continue Reading »

2nd Annual Evergreen Invitational (Birmingham, AL)

2nd Annual Evergreen Invitational (Birmingham, AL)

09.21.2012  |  No Comments ››

Each year, the bank I work for has a week-long employee appreciation celebration called Evergreen week.  We have meals, ice cream socials, play games and try to enjoy work at the same time.  ... Continue Reading »

Price Family Ballerz 4 (Grand Ledge, MI)

Price Family Ballerz 4 (Grand Ledge, MI)

09.16.2012  |  No Comments ››

In the fourth installment of the Price Family Ballerz, Mike Price emerged victorious once again by defteating brother Jamie in the championship. Champion: Mike Price Runner Up: Jamie Price # of Players: 25 Continue Reading »

2nd Annual Tenneco Invitational (Jackson, MI)

2nd Annual Tenneco Invitational (Jackson, MI)

08.20.2012  |  No Comments ››

Although participation was down slightly over last year, Tenneco was still able to get 14 participants for the annual Monkeyball tournament.  12 returning Monkeyballers and 2 rookies took the field for a 4-day ... Continue Reading »

XMB (Dimondale, MI)

XMB (Dimondale, MI)

08.04.2012  |  No Comments ››

As the best ballers were competing in the afternoon session at MB8, a few folks who had already been eliminated decided they weren't done playing on the day.  So they organized the XMB ... Continue Reading »