The event, which raised funds for MWSU international students, featured St. Joseph-based urologist Dr. Krikor Partamian, who won the national ping pong championship in his native country, Syria, in 1960.
60 entrants competed in a ping pong tournament on Saturday for the right to face Partamian in the final match. He was defeated in the championship round by Brian Hopkins.
Around $3000 was raised, according to MWSU President Robert Vartabedian, from the $25 entry fee along with a silent auction and donations.
After the final round, Partmian ended the night with a win over KQ2 sports reporter Justin Sampson.
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