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USTA Member Appreciation Night at Linda Bogdan Memorial Futures Tournament

June 11, 2009 10:34 PM

The USTA Pro Circuit returns to Rochester in June as Tennis Club of Rochester (TCR) will host the Linda Bogdan Memorial Futures Tournament (formerly Buffalo Bills Futures). This is a $10,000 Men’s Professional Tournament that attracts players ranked as high as #300 in the world.

The Linda Bogdan Memorial Futures will take place beginning June 27-29 with a qualifying tournament. Main draw matches in singles and doubles begin June 30 and conclude on Sunday, July 5. There is also a wild card tournament June 22-25 where local players can compete for an automatic berth in the Main Draw.

Admission is free for the Wild Card & Qualifying Tournaments and for the day matches on June 30 - July 2. USTA Members are invited to attend a special USTA Member Appreciation Night on Thursday, July 2. All current USTA Members will receive a free ticket to Thursday evening’s featured matches that are scheduled to take place at 6:30 and 8:00 P.M. Members are required to show their USTA Membership Card to be admitted.

Volunteers are needed to assist with various tasks before, during, and after the Tournament. Contact Volunteer Coordinator Stephanie Sauer at stephaniesauer@ymail.com if you are able to help with any of the following areas: Transportation, Housing a Player, Court Maintenance/Upkeep, or Hospitality/Guest Services. Anyone interested in sponsoring the event can also contact Stephanie.

For more information on the Linda Bogdan Memorial Futures, contact Steve Pike, Tournament Director, at 585 248-8980, ext 12 or steve@tennisclubofrochester.com. You may also visit their web site at www.tennisclubofrochester.com.

The Tennis Club of Rochester is a member owned not for profit tennis club. It is the 16th oldest club in the United States and was established in 1886. TCR boasts Rochester’s largest tennis playing membership with over 1800 members.

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