Sunmed Punta Gorda Open
Dates
11
Jan
-
15
Jan
Location
Pickleplex
Sunmed Punta Gorda Open
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Sunmed Punta Gorda Open

Sunmed Punta Gorda Open

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The 2023 APP Punta Gorda Open was a pickleball tournament held at PicklePlex in Punta Gorda, Florida, from January 11-15, 2023.

The 2023 APP Sunmed Punta Gorda Open was a five-day pickleball tournament held at PicklePlex in Punta Gorda, Florida, from January 11-15, 2023. The tournament featured singles, doubles, and mixed doubles competition for both amateur and professional players. The professional divisions were headlined by some of the top pickleball players in the world, including Hunter Johnson, Parris Todd, Simone Jardim, Andrei Daescu, and Susannah Barr.

In the men's pro singles final, Hunter Johnson defeated Jhonnatan Medina Alvarez to win the gold medal. In the women's pro singles final, Parris Todd defeated Megan Fudge to win first gold medal of 2023. Todd and Jardim paired up to win the women's pro doubles gold medals, while Daescu and Kyle Yates joined forces to take home men's pro doubles gold. Todd and Johnson earned the mixed pro doubles title to conclude the tournament - earning Todd the Triple Crown with three gold medals, becoming only the second woman in APP history to accomplish the feat.

The 2023 APP Sunmed Punta Gorda Open was a major success, with a record number of players participating and a high level of competition. The tournament was a great showcase for the growth of pickleball in the United States.

Here is a summary of the gold medal winners in each division:

Men's pro singles: Hunter Johnson
Women's pro singles: Parris Todd
Men's pro doubles: Andrei Daescu and Kyle Yates
Women's pro doubles: Parris Todd and Simone Jardim
Mixed pro doubles: Parris Todd and Hunter Johnson
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World Rankings

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Rank
Player Name
Total Points
1
Megan Fudge
5460
1
Hunter Johnson
5580
1
Megan Fudge
5640
1
Andrei Daescu
6000
1
Andrei Daescu
5760
1
Susannah Barr
5520
2
Salome Devidze
4800
2
Christopher Haworth
3780
2
Simone Jardim
5400
2
Rob Nunnery
5760
2
Hunter Johnson
4710
2
Parris Todd
4140
3
Judit Castillo
4470
3
Yates Johnson
3400
3
Susannah Barr
5160
3
Ryler DeHeart
3120
3
Rob Nunnery
2720
3
Megan Fudge
3180
4
Jenna Hessert
2220
4
Jack Foster
2960
4
Parris Todd
4360
4
Brendon Long
2870
4
John Cincola
1870
4
Jorja Johnson
2340
5
Jess Warren
1890
2023

Pro Tour Medals

Tour Location
Event Category
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Women's Pro Doubles
Jorja Johnson / Milan Rane
Susannah Barr / Megan Fudge
Mari Humberg / Alix Truong
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Women's Pro Singles
Megan Fudge
Jenna Hessert
Bobbi Oshiro
Chase APP Miami Pickleball Open
AARP Champions Pro Men's Doubles
Altaf Merchant / Jaime Oncins
Mircea Morariu / Paul Olin
Jose Derisi / John Sperling
Chase APP Miami Pickleball Open
Men's Pro Singles
Hunter Johnson
Grayson Goldin
Jack Foster
Chase APP Miami Pickleball Open
AARP Masters Pro Women's Doubles
Connie Burnett / Jenny Reifeis
Pam Gilbert / Sue Johnston
Kristin Hickman / Linda Thompson
Chase APP Miami Pickleball Open
AARP Champions Women's Singles
Dana Wiatroski
Karin Ptaszek-Kochis
Lu Curiel
Chase APP Miami Pickleball Open
AARP Champions Pro Women's Doubles
Angela Simon / Lee Whitwell
Christie Domoracki / Pam Ruoff
Sheri Courter / Christine Karges
Chase APP Miami Pickleball Open
Mixed Pro Doubles
Hurricane Tyra Black / Dylan Frazier
Megan Fudge / Andrei Daescu
Jorja Johnson / Gabriel Tardio
2023

Medal Count

Gender
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Player Name
Gold
Silver
Bronze
Total
Jorja Johnson
6
2
1
9
JW Johnson
3
2
1
6
Dylan Frazier
3
0
0
3
Megan Fudge
2
6
1
9
Milan Rane
2
2
1
5
Judit Castillo
2
0
1
3
Jillian Braverman
2
1
1
4
Gabriel Tardio
2
1
2
5
Chris Haworth
2
0
1
3
Will Howells
2
2
2
6
Bobbi Oshiro
1
0
2
3
Hurricane Tyra Black
1
0
0
1
Yates Johnson
1
0
1
2
CJ Klinger
1
0
0
1
Andrei Daescu
1
5
0
6
Hunter Johnson
1
1
0
2

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