El Paso Table Tennis

2011 US Nationals, Virginia Beach

2011 US Nationals, Virginia Beach VA

Six of our club members were among the 553 competitors at the US Nationals, Virginia Beach, VA., Dec. 13–17.

Some notable results:

85+ RR 1st place: Mac Horn
80+ RR 2nd place: Mac Horn
U-4200 Doubles 1st place: Alex Mehrabian & Mark Nordby
U-4200 Doubles 2nd place: Michael Gopin & Dan Seemiller
U-3200 Doubles semi-finalists: Gustavo Martinez & Ronald Meeks
40+ Singles quarter-finalist: Mark Nordby
40+ Doubles semi-finalists: Mark Nordby & Dan Seemiller
U-2200 semi-finalist: Mark Nordby
U-1900 quarter-finalist: Michael Gopin
U-1700 semi-finalist: Michael Gopin
U-1700 quarter-finalist: Gustavo Martinez
U-1600 quarter-finalist: Roy Laronde
U-1300 quarter-finalist: Ronald Meeks


Dan Seemiller and Michael Gopin


The crew in Virginia at 2011 nationals

4200 Doubles Finals - Chicago Alex, Coach Mark, Coach Danny, Michael

The Thrill of VICTORY ! 4200 Doubles Champs

Michael serving tough in the final

Mark serving in final

Mac ripping his patented forehand at Nationals

Convention center in Virginia Beach

Convention Center in Virginia Beach

Christmas decorations on the beach at Nationals in Virginia

Roy warming up at 2011 Nationals

Michael showing off his new backhand