Worlds Recaps

MB13: Mike Brings Gold to the Price Family Ballers

MB13: Mike Brings Gold to the Price Family Ballers

08.05.2017  |  No Comments ››

It was only a matter of time before Mike Price took home the gold at the World Championships. After many dominating performances over the years in morning qualifying (finishing first in the morning ... Continue Reading »

MB12: Back-To-Back For Commissioner Frushour

MB12: Back-To-Back For Commissioner Frushour

08.06.2016  |  No Comments ››

In the first 11 years of the Monkeyball World Championships only one baller had won back-to-back. In year 12, the MB community saw its second repeat champ as Andy Frushour took home his ... Continue Reading »

MB11: Frushour’s Second Gold Gives Him the SlurpeeSlam After Winning Both MB 7 & 11

MB11: Frushour’s Second Gold Gives Him the SlurpeeSlam After Winning Both MB 7 & 11

08.01.2015  |  No Comments ››

In the history of the World Championships, only one person has won more than once. Six-time champ Dean Allen (drink) has been so dominant over the years that he even has his own ... Continue Reading »

MB10: Performance Enhancing Drink – Boden & His Talent Juice Capture Gold

MB10: Performance Enhancing Drink – Boden & His Talent Juice Capture Gold

08.02.2014  |  2 Comments ››

The word traveled quickly around Erickson Park – the champ was about to go down. Brett Boden had six-time champ Dean Allen reeling in the quarterfinals, and before you could say “please refill ... 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 »

MB8: A Ring For Each Finger, Dean Allen Wins 5th Title

MB8: A Ring For Each Finger, Dean Allen Wins 5th Title

08.04.2012  |  1 Comment ››

It was a HOT day, but that didn't keep 94 ballers from playing in the 8th annual Monkeyball World Championships. The championship match featured the two hottest players on the day -- Dean ... Continue Reading »

MB7: Monkey Off His Back, Frushour Wins Worlds

MB7: Monkey Off His Back, Frushour Wins Worlds

08.06.2011  |  11 Comments ››

The photos says it all: seconds after the gold medal winning toss, Andi Osters and Jason Salmon join Commissioner Frushour and his girls for hugs and high fives.  Fun times. Champion: Andy Frushour (DeWitt, ... Continue Reading »

MB6: Back To The Top — Dean Allen Wins 4th World Title

MB6: Back To The Top — Dean Allen Wins 4th World Title

08.07.2010  |  24 Comments ››

I know, I know – how can it take nearly 4 weeks to post a tournament recap?  I’ve been sick since a week after MB6, a sickness likely caused by three factors: 1) ... Continue Reading »

MB5: Chuck T Reigns at the Old Orchard

MB5: Chuck T Reigns at the Old Orchard

08.08.2009  |  No Comments ››

Sorry Monkeyball fans: I wasn’t able to pull off MB5 recap webisodes (edited on 1/31/10: here's a 2-minute video review), so an old fashioned written review will have to suffice. I will say, ... Continue Reading »

MB4: Dean Allen Three-Peats

MB4: Dean Allen Three-Peats

08.02.2008  |  No Comments ››

The MB4 preview article highlighted three issues/questions ... Continue Reading »