Jordan Tredaway Wins Melbourne Matchplay Pinball Championship

In an amazing victory for the Victorian local and one of the youngest competitive players in the Australian scene, Jordan Tredaway has triumphed over an incredibly tough field including players from four states!

 Jordan Tredaway with the spoils - an incredible win. Photo courtesy Paul Jones.

Jordan Tredaway with the spoils - an incredible win. Photo courtesy Paul Jones.

A tough and nerve wracking three days of competition and Saturday's qualifying culminated in the finals held on Sunday, with the following players making the top sixteen cut for the playoff;

  • Richard Rhodes
  • Nick Hamhougias
  • Zack Foster
  • Geoff Wills
  • Jordan Tredaway
  • Johnny Crabtree
  • Greg Gee
  • Brian Schleibs
  • Paul Jones
  • Luke Marburg
  • Scott Kellet
  • Phil Franze
  • Stacey Borg
  • Pat Nichols
  • Marc Bell
  • Jasen Mouritsen

These players were then culled down to eight after a single round of four games each, to finally have those eight play on the Sunday for the final standings. With Jordan finishing in 1st place, Luke Marburg finishing 2nd, Stacey Borg 3rd, and Pat Nichols 4th.

 Jordan plays Metallica. Photo courtesy Paul Jones.

Jordan plays Metallica. Photo courtesy Paul Jones.

An amazing event, with amazing talent. A great venue and incredibly well run, kudos goes to Luke Marburg for running the entire thing and somehow maintaining his sanity enough to take 2nd place in the major tournament!

We can't wait for the next one... The Melbourne Matchplay Championship is a must for all keen competitors and is one of the major tournaments in the Australian calendar. See you next year!