Zanesfield Petanque Club member Shannon Hodge traveled to Phnom Penh, Cambodia to participate in the 17th annual FIPJP Women’s Triples World Championships from Nov.19-23. Hodge won a qualifying tournament in 2018 to represent the United States at the event. There were 48 women’s teams at this years bi-annual event.
Hodge partnered with Tish Harris (California), Gina DeJoy (Florida) and Bo Edwards (North Carolina). They were coached by Juan Garcia (Florida).
Each team plays five qualifying rounds before bracket play. The top 24 move on to the main tourney and the remaining teams move on to the Nation’s Cup.