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Medals galore!


Las Cruces pickleball player Laura Smart, right, won silver in women’s singles 70-plus 3.0 at the PPA Grand Slam in Phoenix Feb. 16. Gold went to Lynn Annett, center, and bronze to Pat Killock. Smart won silver in the women’s doubles 70-plus 4.0 at the SSIPA Lucy Kitcher Pickleball Tournament Jan. 18 in Sanibel Island, Florida. Her partner was Margaret Abbott of Florida. Smart and her partner, Lynn Annett of Washington State, won bronze in the women’s doubles 70-plus 4.0 in Phoenix, Feb. 17. Smart also won gold in the 70-plus 3.0 women’s singles at the SSIPA Lucy Kitcher Tournament Jan. 16 in Sanibel Island.