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Bennett Lake Memorial Tournament set for September 18-20, 2009 at ATC

August 24, 2009 05:01 PM

The Bennett Lake Memorial Tennis Tournament is set to start Friday, September 18, 2009 and run through Sunday, September 20, 2009. This a sanctioned USTA tennis tournament for juniors that offers singles and doubles for boys and girls ages 10-18. The tournament is in memory of Bennett Lake a junior tennis player from Ashland that died of malignant melanoma. A scholarship has been established at Russell High School in his honor by his parents, Ed and Dee Lake.

All participants will recieve a tournament T-shirt and are invited to a Barbecue Party at ATC on Saturday, September 19th at 1:00PM. Entry Fee is only $40 which includes entry into a singles and doubles event. Doubles entries must be made online with partner entered as well before the deadline.

Awards will be given to Champions, Finalist and Consolation Winners in each division. A sportsmanship award is also given to a junior that best demonstrates good sportsmanship on and off the court.