The Taylor Wreckers team of capo John Dine, Gloria Taylor, Carlo Popalardo and St. Helena resident Steve Castellano won all seven matches to win the 26th annual Peppermill All Star Bocce Classic in Reno on Nov. 9.
The team defeated Quatro Montoni, 12-7, Gruppo Misto, 12-0, Hard Knocks, 12-2, Bocce Magic, Lady Sopranos 12-4, Gamblers, 12-6, and Gamblers again in the final, 12-7.
Second place went to the Gamblers — capo Albert Leonardi, Norm Freschet, Manny Romo and Ron Jacobs. Placing third were Team Pro members Paolo Pro, Diane Kelley, Giovanni Napoli and Gerold Gilligan.
In the Second Chance Tournament consolation bracket, first place went to the First Timers — capo Denny Kensel, Jarrod Garner, Bob Maloney and St. Helena resident Larry Bradley.