Zanesfield Petanque Club member Ziggy Kessouagni played in the U.S. Petanque Open in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Oct. 6-7.
The U.S. Open is a international doubles event with 40 teams from the United States, Canada and France.
Kessouagni partnered with Ed Porto of California. After five qualifying games on Saturday, the team went 3-2 and qualified 12th.
The top 16 teams moved on to the main tournament on Sunday.
After pool play, Kessouagni and Porto were 1-2 and did not move on to the semifinals.