The 2021 Xtreme Croquet Championship lived up to the name as the field of 11 players endured extreme temperatures, an extremely long course and extremely thick grass. Battling through the conditions though, PBR veteran Andy Groebe claimed the XCC title as he out-classed a tough group in the final.
Groebe (K) and I (Y) worked through third wicket lift and out to number four slightly ahead of the pack. Groebe cleared the wicket smoothly, while I made attempts at roqueting Kirk Whitworth’s blue ball and Justin Marciniak’s green ball. While I finally made it through four and kept looking for roquets to get the extra shots, Groebe played smart and maintained the one wicket advantage through five to nine.Continue reading “Groebe Claims XCC II Title”