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Bocce ball's Bernardi headed for 'fierce' world competition

Original post made on Aug 19, 2010

Pleasanton's Joey Bernardi, U.S. Under-21 bocce ball champ, is headed for the International Championships being held in Rome starting Sept. 27. He expects intense competition from other countries, especially Italy, Brazil, Canada and China.

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Comments (7)

Posted by Al Bronzini, a resident of Downtown
on Aug 19, 2010 at 10:04 am

Joey, I too love bocce and play regularly at the Adobe Courts in Castro Valley. I will be cheering for you to bring home a trophy.
Buona fortuna,
Tuo paesano.

Posted by Cholo, a resident of Livermore
on Aug 19, 2010 at 6:50 pm

I've never played bocce but I love to watch...I'll be there!

Posted by Cholo, a resident of Livermore
on Aug 19, 2010 at 6:52 pm

wait a will I get to Rome? waaaaaaaaaaaaaah...

Posted by Benjamin, a resident of Gatewood
on Aug 21, 2010 at 7:21 am

Joey, We can not make it to your send off on the 23rd...Someone is moving to Sacramento (you know who), but we will be cheering you on on this great adventure!!!

Posted by Dave, a resident of Birdland
on Aug 21, 2010 at 9:13 am

Joey, I wish you success.

Posted by GV, a resident of Ruby Hill
on Sep 3, 2010 at 8:34 am

Wishing you all the best. Enjoy the moment! Skills, concentration and luck with you!!!! Wish I was going - sending lots of love and support.


Posted by Joey, a resident of Ruby Hill
on Sep 3, 2010 at 1:13 pm

Thank you all very much. I leave tomorrow, and I will try to give them a battle in Rome, thank you for the support, Joey

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