City plans tennis tourney

Those who want to stay close to home, yet enjoy some company, can take part in the Island Escape Tennis Tournament at the City Racquet Center, Aug. 28-29.

The USTA-sanctioned mixed doubles event will have Open, 25, 35, 45, and 55-age divisions of competition. Entry fee is $15 per player and includes T-shirts and refreshments. A super tiebreaker will be used when the match is tied after two sets.

Entry deadline is 6 p.m. on Aug. 25. Participants can call, 394-5454, for starting times on Aug. 26. Winners and finalists will win awards, while all will receive T-shirts.

To enter, go to the USTA website,, with Tournament ID number, 153711010, or contact the Racquet Center, 394-5454.

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