Thanksgiving Doubles Scramble Results & Scholarship News


We had a great turn-out of 20 players with over 12 people on the wait list. Sandy Sherwood, Marjorie Chen, and Mary DaVanti were in the top half with 26 games total won. Mark Ainsworth came in 4th with 28, following Ken Herrmann with 30 games. In second place was Maurice Russell at 33 and the Top Game Winner, with 38, was Regina Lookis. (Believed to be a record in ECTA history for this format!)

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Join us for the 2015 Thanksgiving Doubles Scramble   
Saturday, November 28, Noon to 3:00

Combe Tennis Center
(Henry Crown Sports Pavilion)
Northwestern University
2311 North Campus Drive
Evanston, Illinois  60208
Combe phone# 847/491-4300

Cost: $25/player (ECTA members)

A 3.0/3.5 rating and up (solid Intermediate or higher, please)

Doubles/Mixed Doubles Scramble format will be played from Noon till 3:00pm. Play 20 minute matches with different partner each rotation. Details to follow for entrants.

A great way to meet new players and get set for indoor season!

Please arrive at least 20 minutes early to allow for parking and check-in.

Park in new garage at front of pavilion.

Plenty of food and beverages will be provided throughout the event, and prizes will be awarded at the end of play.

Please send in your response ASAP to Coordinator, Richard Bell. Draws will be forwarded. This event is limited to 20 entrants.

Entry Contact: Richard Bell
Phone: 847-475-5095

Please make Check out to ECTA for $25.00 and bring to event.
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Every year, the Evanston Community Tennis Association awards a $500 scholarship to a senior girl who has demonstrated excellence to her ETHS tennis team, in her school and in her community.

Each applicant also is asked to provide a letter of recommendation and an essay explaining how tennis has impacted her life.

The recipient of the 2015 ECTA Girl’s Tennis Scholarship is Jessica Ampel.

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Save the date — First weekend of Jan. 2016.

Kick-off of Grand Slam Tourneys for ECTA — Doubles indoors.