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Spring / Summer Polo News

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Spring / Summer 2017 Newsletter
 
Prestonwood Polo Spring/Summer Recap
Prestonwood Polo Club in Oak Point, Texas north of Dallas wrapped one of its most successful spring/summer seasons ever. Fall Polo starts Sunday September 17, details to follow! Our Spring season opened Sunday April 16 with Easter on the Lawn worship service by Crossway United Methodist Church and a 6-goal polo match won by Team Bentley of Vaughn Miller Jr, Ronnie Puente, Sidro Olivas & Octavio Rodriquez. defeating Team Morgan Stanley 8-7. The following weekend Prestonwood moved the Earth Day Polo Cup on April 22 into the arena after heavy rains. Team Morgan Stanley of Pelon Escapite, Ronnie Puente & Devin Gallemore defeated Team Bentley 15-12. On May 6 Prestonwood held its biggest event of the year, the 16th annual Polo on the Lawn Kentucky Derby Day charity event benefitting the Children's Advocacy Center for Denton County, Team Morgan Stanley of Vaughn Miller Jr, Vance Miller III, David Werntz Jr and Vaughn Miller Sr defeated Team Tiburon 7-6. On Saturday May 13, Prestonwood hosted the 1st Ability Connection Charity Cup benefitting the disabled, Team Morgan Stanley of Vaughn Miller Jr, Vance Miller III, David Werntz Jr & Oscar Blanco defeated Team Emerald Sound 6-5. The Frisco Life Preakness Stakes Cup was held May 20, Team Emerald Sound of Ken Williams, Javier Cortez, Vaughn Miller Jr & Greg Summers defeated Team Cross Oaks Ranch 7-5. May 27 was the Polo Rocks Cup, Team Morgan Stanley of Vaughn Miller Jr, Umair Kaimkhani, Vaughn Miller Sr & David Werntz Jr regained their winning ways defeating Team Oklahoma 9-5. Prestonwood’s June Polo Leagues kicked off with the 1st Prestonwood Scholarship Arena Cup with the USPA White team of Pelon Escapite, Franz Felhaber & David Werntz winning the round-robin match 4-3 and 3-2 over teams USPA Red and USPA Green. On June 6 Prestonwood hosted Polo for the Planet Cup with the Blemont Stakes live, Team Morgan Stanley of Pelon Escapite, Umair Kaimkhani, David Wernt Jr & Niklaus Felhaber defeated Emerald Sound team 9-7. On June 17 the 2nd Annual Dallas Symphony Debuantes Honor Guard Cup was held in front of a huge crowd. The round-robin match was won by Team Wind-Rush Farms of Stuart Irby, Vaughn Miller Jr, Ronnie Puente & Fritz Felhaber defeating Team Morgan Stanley and Team Cross Oaks Ranch. After some heavy rains Prestonwood concluded it’s spring/summer season with Patriot Cup on June 28, Team Morgan Stanley of Pelon Escapite, Vaughn Miller Sr, Vance Miller III & David Werntz Jr defeated Team Bentley 6-5. Prestonwood introduced its first ever 0-2 goal Coaching League on Wednesdays in June consisting of the many new beginner members, 4 teams entered the league and the winners were the Red Knights: Pelon Escapite, Trenton Werntz, David Werntz, JB Long defeating the White Comprades team...more.
 
 
 
Prestonwood Interscholastic players Vance Miller II, David Werntz Jr, Trenton Werntz and JB Long traveled to St. Louis Polo Club in July to complete in the USPA NYTS Tournament, Vance and David's team won the tournament and were awarded All-Stars...more.
 
 
Prestonwood's 2016 National Champs, Vaughn Miller Jr & Ronnie Puente, traveled north this summer to Bliss, Michigan and enjoyed 70 degree weather playing in the Bliss Polo Club 8-goal league with 6-goaler Pelon Escapite. The boys did well winning the Bliss Cup by defeating Orchard Hill 11-10...more.