Maccabi USA Team Tryout

The 2013 Team USA Maccabiah Games Tryout was held at the SPBA

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Players of Jewish ancestry had the opportunity to tryout for the 2013 USA Maccabi National Badminton Team on August 6th, 2012 at the SPBA. This team will participate in the 19th Maccabiah Games in Israel from July 17-30th, 2013, and other national and international competitions. The Maccabiah Games is a multi-sport Olympic style event which hosts both an open and junior badminton competition. This is a chance for athletes to represent their country and meet sportsmen and women from around the world!

Congratulations to SPBA players Shannon Pohl, Taylor Seplowin, and Marissa Levy (and alternates Cara Silverman and James Korzenik) on their selection to the USA Maccabi National Badminton Team.

If you have any questions about the tryouts, please contact Ken Schwartz, Badminton Chair, at 310-809-9988 or at

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