Ph: Belen Altieri.
Araucaria beat Zungas Amor by a 10-3.5 score and captured the First Argentine Amateur Championship, following the final that took place on Saturday April 8, at La Aguada Polo Club, in Open Door, Argentina. The competition showcased ten teams up to 8 goals, broken down into three leagues. The winners of the Subsidiary Trophies were the following: Las Bétulas/LaQuerencia (Escorihuela Gascón Cup); Las Bétulas/Los Picapiedras (New Balance Cup); El Mirasol (Kia Cup); Las Praderas (Ona Cup). But beyond the results, this brand new tournament, hosted by the Novillo Astrada family’s club, was a total success, bringing the opportunity to spend a great time with family and friends, which was the main goal of the tournament. Participating teams: ZONE A: Araucaria: Alejo Nitti 1, Pablo Sahores 1, Delfín Uranga 4, Carlos Menéndez Behety 2. Total: 8 San Jorge: Santiago Porreca 1, Emilio Bertolone 2, J. Pablo Anieva 3, Edgar J. Echezarreta 2. Total: 8 Las Bétulas/La Querencia: Mariano Bosch 0, Matás Bosch 0, Francisco Soldati 3, Alberto Martínez 1. Total: 4 ZONE B: El Mirasol: Hannah Grill 0, Pablo Zavaleta 3, Julio Zavaleta 3, Eduardo Novillo Astrada 2. Total: 8 Las Praderas: Gonzalo Moretti 1, Martín Moretti 1, Francisco Moretti 3, Diego Sirito 1. Total: 6 Las Bétulas/Los Picapiedras: Mariano Tomás Allende 0, Javier Uranga 2, Ignacio Uranga 2, Miguel Vignano 1. Total: 5 ZONE C: Hurlingham: Federico Virasoro 1, Rafael Cúneo Libarona 2, Ezequiel Nervi 3, Federico Fleitas 2. Total: 8 Zungas Amor: Jorge Mastroizzi 0, Federico Benítez Cruz 1, Wimpy Traverso 4, Maximiliano Pistone 2. Total: 7 La Campana: Sebastián Pistone 1, Alejandro Savage 1, Duncan Dub 2, Diego Bosch 1. Total: 5 Santa Agueda: Ignacio Aguirre Saravia 1, Facundo Arrambide 1, Carlos Cabrea 1, Diego Davila 1. Total: 4