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Traci Zimmer Memorial Tennis Tournament

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July 26, 2010, Traci Zimmer lost her valiant battle with breast cancer. She was an artist, the Art Teacher and the Boy’s/Girl’s Tennis coach at Pulaski Academy. Traci was also employed in the Tennis-n-Gear Lesson program from January 2005 to December 2006. She inspired the lives of everyone she met. Her love of life and ability to bring out the best in her athletes/students resulted in many art awards and tennis titles. Proceeds from this tournament will go to the Traci Zimmer Scholarship Fund. This is a $1,000 annual scholarship given to a Pulaski student going to college for art or art education.

The tournament will be held a Tennis-n-Gear at Gold’s Gym Liverpool on January 7-9, 2011.
 
The Entry Fee is 50.00 per team (doubles), $25.00 per person (singles).  Entry fee must accompany application in order to be placed in the draw.
 
Seedings will be determined by tournament committee. Prizes will awarded to 1st place in each event category.  Matches will be two out of three sets using a 12-point  tiebreaker at 6 games. In lieu of a third set, a match tie breaker will be played.
 
For Starting Times/brackets Log onto USTA.com, ID# 100100811 after 9 pm Wednesday, January 5.
Players must be available to play Friday after 5:00 p.m., Saturday after 11:30 a.m., Sunday after 9:00 a.m.
 
Events are as follows: Junior 18 & under –Singles, Junior 14 & under –Singles, Ladies Doubles –3.0 , Mixed Doubles –3.5,  4.0,  4.5
 
Refund Policy:  No refunds will be made after the draw has been completed.
 
Silent Auction to be held. Prizes provided by Head and Wilson, 50/50 Raffle.  Need not to be present to win.
 
Tournament Co-Directors:   Chris Galle & Kirkland Nagy
 
REGISTER BY MAIL OR PHONE WITH PAYMENT BY MONDAY, JANUARY 3 @ 9 A.M.
Make checks payable to Tennis-n-Gear, 7455 Morgan Road, Liverpool, NY 13090. (315)451-5050
 
For more information/questions/application, contact Chris Galle at 451-5050 or tngtennis@yahoo.com .
 
 

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