Zanesfield Petanque member Shannon Hodge represented the USA in the 2017 World Petanque Championships in Ghent, Belgium April 13-16. She was entered in women's and mixed doubles.
Hodge partnered with John Harris from California in the mixed doubles. They won two and lost two and finished 28th out of 45 teams.
Hodge partnered with Gina Dejoy from Florida in the women's doubles. They finished 1-3 and ranked 39th out 42 teams.
Thailand won the women's doubles title. Tunisia won the mixed doubles. The United States also had teams in men's and women's singles and men's doubles.