Mike McDonnell jumps his blue croquet ball over the red ball for a point after he hit it with mallet at Meadowood resort in Napa July 11, 2011 in St. Helena, Calif. He's a former jazz bassist with a father in the U.S. Croquet Hall of Fame.
Mike McDonnell jumps his blue croquet ball over the red ball for a point after he hit it with mallet at Meadowood resort in Napa July 11, 2011 in St. Helena, Calif. He's a former jazz bassist with a father in the U.S. Croquet Hall of Fame. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com
Mike McDonnell jumps his blue croquet ball over the red ball for a point after he hit it with mallet at Meadowood resort in Napa July 11, 2011 in St. Helena, Calif. He's a former jazz bassist with a father in the U.S. Croquet Hall of Fame. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com

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