STEPS TOGETHER CORNHOLE TOURNAMENT

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7th, 2017

RAIN OR SHINE

PHEASANTS LANDING RESTAURANT & PUB

REGISTRATION OPENS @ 12:30 PM

BAGS THROW @ 1 PM

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The doubles tournament will take place on the front lawn of Pheasants Landing & Pub in Hillsborough, rain or shine. Registration and practice opens at 12:30 PM, bags throw at 1 PM. The entry fee for this doubles tournament is $75 per team and is limited to 60 teams.

--> Calling all playing for the cause, not the cash! Prizes for the top 3 teams will be gift cards to local restaurants (hopefully donated). <--

Draft specials and light snacks will be open to participants from 1 to 3 PM, an appetizer buffet and cash bar will follow. All teams are guaranteed 3 games of play. 

Any person or business interested in sponsoring a set of boards can do so for a $150 donation to Steps Together, please use the donate button below. 

Steps Together is a Hillsborough based volunteer 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to inspiring the community to pay their blessings forwards and support families facing medical crisis in Somerset County. To meet some of the families who will be assisted by the proceeds from this event, please visit www.steps-together.org/community-cares.


BOARD SPONSORS  (10 Available)

HHS Donate Life Club in memory of Matthew Roth

HHS Donate Life Club in memory of Matthew Roth

 

 


2016 Players 

  1. Iovino Bianchino - Carmine Iovino / Chris Bianchino
  2. Brave Billy's Heroes - Vinny Biviano / Troy Lipani
  3. The Conholios - John Hegedus / TBD
  4. Jimmy Crack Cornholios - Dana Lubelli / Rob Lubelli
  5. Awe Shucks - Jen Ruh / Ally Mills
  6. Fun Bags - Joe Caramico / Tom Smith
  7. NOTHIN BUTT HOLE - Scott Somsel / John Sisto
  8. Cornhuskers - Ron Ferriere / Barb Ferriere
  9. FDU - Erik Stanislawczyk / Tommy Pouliot
  10. We're not JK'ing - Jake Kocal / Jared Knable
  11. Red white and JW - Stephen Radis / Evan Schachter
  12. Team Heavyhaul- Bruce Wessel / Rich Wessel
  13. Ginger & Spice - Stacy Bisco / Jess Freund
  14. Double Trouble - Michelle Leone / Yvette O'Brien
  15. Hole Patrol - Chris Brzyski / Nikki Epps
  16. Royals AC - Richie LUDWIG / Richard LUDWIG 
  17. TP for my Cornhole - Paul Hahofer / Tony Delicato
  18. Corn Stars- Dennis Knox / Thomas Howe
  19. Team Brave Billy - Linda Patrick / Ron Mix
  20. The Kernels - Richard Panchery / Tom McKenna 
  21. TheDandyDuo - Derek Dandy / Helene Dandy
  22. AmaizeING - Rosalia Viana / Karen Moretti
  23. Chloe's Baggings' and Braggings'- Alex Viana / Jimmy Peterson
  24. Billy's Cornhole Bangers - Brian Furka / Steve Chemi
  25. Team Alexander- James Monto / Jorge Rodriguez
  26. Team Giants - Nicole Stanislawczyk / Tom Pouliot
  27. Corn Calls - Peter Call / Stacey Call
  28. Shucking Amazing - Seth Freund / Hank Olszyk
  29. Corn Dawgs - Dave Brzyski / Kelly Oelkers
  30. Shucknado - Kim Sheehan / Craig Sheehan
  31. Brave Billy's Brigade - Kristy Biviano / Carolyn Tighe
  32. Beers & Bags -  Matt Dawes / Bobby Pina
  33. Ace Rothstein - Guy Geraci / Nick DiIorio
  34. Spic n' Span - Diane Damiano / Crystal Homowitz
  35. Stoonads - Pete damiano / Brian Homowitz
  36. Bills - Bill Bartow / Bill
  37. The Brothers Mahr - Jay Mahr / Jeffrey Mahr
  38. Team Undope - Kyle Korab / Steve Visnic
  39. RE/MAX Stalkers- John MacMaster / Diane Schilke
  40. Corn Stars - Ed / Donna
  41. New Amwell - Mike Moore / Mike Gromlich
  42. The Wrong Hole - Corey / Jerry
  43. B.I.W. - Brad Sussner / Kevin Helewa
  44. Twins - Shane Hickman / Kang Cutes
  45. Sweet ML - Lou / Mitch
  46. Revival Barbers- Victor Valentin / Stephanie Santostefano
  47. Team Revival - Manny Garcia / Jack Fenimore
  48. Wicks - Kevin Carullo / Rob Marion 
  49. Bob's Bonsai - Brad Castronovo / Steve Perone
  50. Sun Light Baggin - Moon Light Shaggin - Paul Houri / Michael Newman
  51. Renaissance Men - Ken Micko / Brian Geist
  52. Team Shake N Bake - Ray Drake / Dave Burke
  53. Krazy Kernels - Jerry D'Aniello / Margarete D'ANIELLO
  54. Three Amigos - Jimmy Burke / Travis Boop
  55. America - Ryan Caruso / Gina 
  56. FLEMINGTON BORO - TBD
  57. FLEMINGTON BORO - TBD
  58. Ivy Lane Gang - Joe Mangano / Charlie Lobrutto
  59. Ginger With A Splash of New - Kevin Poltarak / Lindsay Poltarak

  60. Puff Puff Toss - Pete Zakhary / Chin Vora


 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What is cornhole and how do I play? 

Click here for Wikipedia definition and history.  Yes, you read it here that ESPN does cover a national cornhole championship! Click here for rules. 

Who will benefit from this event? 

Steps Together is currently assisting many families in our community who have been impacted by an unexpected medical crisis.  Click here to read their stories.  

I want to come but can't be there at 1 PM. Is there anyway I can still participate?

There is a field on the registration form titled "Additional Information."  This is where you can specify anything that would be helpful for us to know when planning the bracket. We can't make any promises but will do our best to accommodate all participants and their varying arrival times. 

Is there a rain date for the event? 

No, we will rent a tent incase of rain. 

Is my registration refundable? 

Your registration is non-refundable.  If you are unable to attend, we thank you for your donation. 

Can I come as a spectator? 

Absolutely!  We hope you will support the event by participating in our 50/50 and Board Raffles.  Draft specials and event food will be limited to tournament participants but the restaurant will be open to all spectators.  Don't forget your lawn chair!

Do you need volunteers?

Yes, please click here to send us an email if you are interested in volunteering at this event.

What kind of food will be offered?

Food will only be offered to registered participants. From 1 to 3 PM, the restaurant is not open so we will be serving light snacks such as hot pretzels and chips.  At 3 PM an appetizer buffet will open.  The restaurant will be open for anyone wishing for a heartier meal. 

Will there be day of registration?

The tournament is limited to 60 teams. If the tournament is not sold out, we will open day of registration for a limited number of teams @ $100 per team.

Is there any essential cornhole terms?  (LOL)

  • Woody, Boarder: A bag that ends up on the board.
  • Cornhole, Holer, Corn in the Hole: A bag that ends up in the hole.
  • Dos Cornhole’ : Throwing two bags in the hole.
  • Holy Moly Triple Cornholy: Throwing 3 bags in the hole.
  • The Great Cornholio: A person that throws 4 bags in the hole. All present are required to bow down in reverence to this cornholer.
  • Get that corn outta my face!: A term used whenever you successfully counteract your opponent’s attempt to score. For example, when you put a bag in the hole immediately after your opponent does or when you successfully knock your opponent’s bag off the board.
  • Corn On The Cob: When a player puts every bag on the board.
  • Nothin’ But Corn: When a bag is tossed right through the hole without touching the board.

Are there any funny cornhole videos on YouTube that might explain the game? 

Funny you should ask.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Io8X4pz_QJ0

Steps Together seems really awesome.  Where can I learn about more ways to get involved or make a direct donation? 

All the ways you can help are summarized at www.steps-together.org/help/