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OKC Punishers Owner Shares Insights for Pickleball Season

OKC Punishers owner Carol Rowles shares insights on teamwork, training, growth, and accessibility of pickleball. #Pickleball #NationalPickleballLeague



Pro Owner Takes Team Building To A New Level Of Fun and Excitement!

Recently, Mike Sliwa of Sleeves Senior Pickleball Report had the pleasure of interviewing OKC Punishers owner Carol Rowles about the upcoming National Pickleball League season. Rowles, who has been involved with the sport for years, shared her insights and enthusiasm for the league and her team’s chances of success.

During the interview, Rowles emphasized the importance of teamwork and the need for each player to contribute to the team’s success. She also highlighted the OKC Punishers’ training regimen and the hard work and dedication that they have put in to prepare for the upcoming season.

Rowles also touched on the growth of the National Pickleball League and the increasing popularity of the sport. With more teams from across the country joining the league, Rowles believes that the future of pickleball is bright and that it will continue to grow in popularity.

Furthermore, Rowles encouraged people of all ages and skill levels to give pickleball a try, citing the sport’s accessibility and the sense of community that comes with playing. She believes that pickleball is a great way to stay active and meet new people, and that it offers a unique opportunity for seniors to stay engaged and involved.

As the OKC Punishers prepare for the upcoming season, Carol Rowles’ passion and enthusiasm for the sport is sure to inspire both her team and fans alike. With her leadership and the team’s hard work and dedication, the OKC Punishers are poised to make a strong showing in the National Pickleball League and continue to promote the sport of pickleball.



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Sleeves Senior Pickleball Report: NPL Championship Tournament and the Indy Drivers’ Triumph

“Sleeves Senior Pickleball Report discusses NPL Championship Tournament highs, lows, and the triumph of the 2023 Champions, Indy Drivers.”



NPL Championship Tournament Recap: Indy Drivers Triumph | Sleeves Senior Pickleball Report

In the latest episode of Sleeves Senior Pickleball Report, host Mike “Sleeves” Sliwa is joined by Alex Simon from the Oklahoma City Punishers to delve into the thrilling conclusion of the NPL Championship Tournament in Glendale, Arizona. As the first season of the professional pickleball league comes to an end, the duo reflects on the highs and lows of the tournament, sharing their insights and takeaways.

With passion and expertise, Mike and Alex discuss the fierce competition, nail-biting matches, and the remarkable performances that kept fans on the edge of their seats. They commend the players’ dedication and skill, acknowledging the intense training and teamwork behind their success.

However, the spotlight of the episode falls on the newly crowned champions of the NPL 2023, the Indy Drivers. Mike and Alex analyze the Drivers’ remarkable journey throughout the season, highlighting their strategic brilliance, resilience, and exceptional sportsmanship. The Indy Drivers’ triumph serves as a testament to the hard work and perseverance exhibited by each member of the team.

As the episode draws to a close, Mike and Alex express their gratitude to all the players, coaches, and fans who made the inaugural season of the NPL an unforgettable experience. They emphasize the growth and potential of professional pickleball, leaving viewers eager for what the future holds for this exciting sport.

In conclusion, the latest episode of Sleeves Senior Pickleball Report captures the essence of the NPL Championship Tournament and provides valuable insights into the remarkable journey of the Indy Drivers, the 2023 champions. With their expert analysis and enthusiastic commentary, Mike and Alex celebrate the sport of pickleball and leave viewers eagerly awaiting the next season of the NPL.


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Shona Kerr and Alex Simon Share NPL Updates on Sleeve’s Senior Pickleball Report

NPL updates: Shona Kerr’s triumph with Austin Ignite and Alex Simon’s insights on OKC Punishers’ struggles and personal growth.



The National Pickleball League (NPL) has been an exhilarating journey for pickleball enthusiasts across the nation. In the latest episodes of Sleeve’s Senior Pickleball Report with Mike Sliwa, two notable players, Shona Kerr and Alex Simon, shed light on their experiences and aspirations within the league. Let’s dive into their insights and updates on their respective teams and personal endeavors.

Shona Kerr’s Triumph with the Austin Ignite:
As a member and co-owner of the Austin Ignite, Shona Kerr proudly shares her perspective on her team’s remarkable achievement as the National Pickleball League Regular Season Champions. She provides an inside look at the dedication and teamwork that propelled them to this momentous feat. With the Championships just around the corner, Kerr expresses her excitement and determination as her team prepares to compete in Glendale, Arizona next month.

Shona Kerr: Austin Ignite’s Regular Season Champions – Talks about NPL’s First Season!

Alex Simon’s Journey with the OKC Punishers:
Alex Simon, a key player for the OKC Punishers, opens up about his team’s challenges during their recent matches in San Antonio. Despite setbacks, Simon maintains a positive outlook and discusses the outcome he hopes for in Glendale. Furthermore, he offers insights into his inspirational endeavors outside the sport, highlighting the importance of pursuing passions beyond the pickleball court.

“Latest National Pickleball League News: San Antonio Update with Alex Simon”

The NPL updates provided by Shona Kerr and Alex Simon on Sleeve’s Senior Pickleball Report offer fans a glimpse into the intense competition and personal growth experienced by players in the league. As the Championships approach, the anticipation builds, and we eagerly await the thrilling battles that will unfold in Glendale, Arizona. Stay tuned for more updates and inspiring stories from the world of pickleball.

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Sleeves Attended the Second Stop for the National Pickleball League!

“Attended the National Pickleball League in Kansas. Met amazing players, witnessed incredible skills, and enjoyed top-notch hospitality at Chicken N’ Pickle.”



The Thrilling World of Professional Pickleball: A Remarkable Experience

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Last weekend, I had the incredible opportunity to attend the second stop of the National Pickleball League in Overland, Kansas at the Chicken N’ Pickle. As a fan of this exhilarating sport, it was a surreal experience that left me in awe.

Meeting the Legends

Throughout the past few months, I had the privilege of interviewing numerous owners and players involved in the league. Finally meeting them in person was a memorable moment. The generosity and warmth they extended were beyond expectations. The hospitality I received was nothing short of amazing. This league is truly special, and it is the people who make it so.

Unleashing Unmatched Talent

One of the most notable aspects of the event was the level of play exhibited by the athletes. The skills and talent on display were nothing short of remarkable. Watching these professionals masterfully maneuver the pickleball with precision and finesse left me in awe. It was a testament to the dedication and hard work they put into their craft. This is truly professional pickleball at its finest.

State-of-the-Art Venue

The chicken N’ Pickle facility where the tournament took place was a spectacle in itself. With state-of-the-art amenities and a high-quality restaurant, it provided the perfect backdrop for the exciting matches. The impeccable service and attention to detail added to the overall experience. If you haven’t had the opportunity to visit this venue, I highly recommend it. It is a haven for pickleball enthusiasts and offers an unforgettable atmosphere.

Coming Soon: YouTube Channel Coverage

Stay tuned for an upcoming video on our YouTube channel, where we will dive deeper into the details and cover the exciting results of the event. We will provide exclusive behind-the-scenes footage and interviews, giving you an insider’s perspective on this thrilling world of professional pickleball.

Attending the National Pickleball League event at Chicken N’ Pickle in Overland, Kansas was an incredible experience that exceeded all expectations. From the opportunity to meet the legends of the sport to witnessing the impressive level of play, and the state-of-the-art venue, every aspect of the tournament contributed to an unforgettable event. Be sure to join us on our YouTube channel for further coverage and to immerse yourself in the electrifying world of professional pickleball.

FOX4 National Pickleball League spends weekend in Overland Park https://fox4kc.com/sports/national-pickleball-league-spends-weekend-in-overland-park/?fbclid=IwAR3l2j6aywdol18pxgwcG-Vxf8G42r7FPIM0EHtrEsycDOwJ2gpPPuD_v1s

NPL on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@nationalpickleballleague

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