Deadline for Steamboat tennis tournament is Tuesday
July 16, 2010
Steamboat Springs — The deadline to register for the Steamboat Tennis Association Summer Tennis Championship is rapidly approaching.
The cutoff is 3 p.m. Tuesday.
The tournament caters to players of all abilities and runs Friday and July 24 and 25 at the Tennis Center at Steamboat.
There will be play in singles, doubles and combined partner mixed doubles. Players are encouraged to join the Steamboat Tennis Association, but nonmembers are welcome to play.
Entry fees also include the Players Party dinner and live auction at Catamount Lakehouse Restaurant. That event is from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. July 25. A limited amount of extra tickets are available for $25.
The STA is a nonprofit group that helps support and fund youth tennis, scholarships and the Steamboat Springs High School boys and girls tennis teams.
The Summer Tennis Championship serves as the major fundraising event, with proceeds going to help the high school teams and youth players.
For more information or to register for the tournament, call the Tennis Center at Steamboat at 970-879-8400 or stop by. Interested players can also go to http://www.10s.com for more information.