GALLERY: Missouri father, son make history at 46th annual Domino Tournament

Published 9:15 am Thursday, July 14, 2022

For the first time in the history of the Andalusia Rotary Club’s World Championship Domino Tournament, a father and son took home a championship trophy.

Rickey Rambo of Kansas City, Missouri, defeated former champion Bobby Wilson in the championship round of Friday’s singles competition to claim this year’s championship belt and trophy. He also took home a $5,000 check.

On Saturday, his son, Devin Rambo, also of Kansas City, teamed up with Lyndon Livingston of Kinder, Louisiana, to claim the doubles championship belts and trophies. They also won $2,500 each.

This marked the 46th year of the World Championship Domino Tournament, which began in 1976, and has continued each year except 2020, when it was canceled due to the pandemic. The club awarded $20,000 in prize money for the tournament, which follows a double-elimination format.

A complete list of winners follows:

Adult Singles

  • First place – Rickey Rambo
  • Second place – Bobby Wilson
  • Third place – Michael Watson and Shannon Johnson tied

Adult Singles Consolation

  • First place – Stan Azimov
  • Second place – Ketwon Taylor

Adult Doubles

  • First place – Lyndon Livingston and Devin Rambo
  • Second place – Kenneth Clemmons and Tommy Polk
  • Third place – Lueke Pike and Joey Henke
  • Fourth place – Scott Henke and Norman Turner

Adult Doubles Consolation

  • First place – Rodney Shanklin and Michael Goodson
  • Second place – Mike Wells and Kelly Newsome

Teen Singles

  • First place – Charleston Coker
  • Second place – Jake Kelley
  • Third place – Ginny Coker
  • Fourth place – Jonathan Clenney

Teen Singles Consolation

  • First place – Maverick French
  • Second place – Will Dalton

Teen Doubles

  • First place – Isaac McMath and Greyson Seay
  • Second place – Jake Kelley and Kip Knight
  • Third place – Ginny Coker and Charleston Coker
  • Fourth place – Gray Dalton and Kinsley Stovall

Teen Doubles Consolation

  • First place – Chris Lawrence and Haley Warmack
  • Second place – Jonathan Clenney and Hugh Stovall

Child Singles

  • First place – Hutcheson Scott
  • Second place – Chris Lawrence
  • Third place – Holley Knight
  • Fourth place – Maggie Jernigan

Child Doubles

  • First place – Holly Knight and Maggie Jernigan
  • Second place – Lacey Wells and Stella Wells

Child Doubles Consolation

  • First place – Hutcheson Scott and Hayden Graviet
  • Second place – Oliver Jones and Emma Sightler