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July 19, 2018

2018 Tennis Tournament Raises Support

2018 YMCA Charity Tennis Tournament Raises Support For Children and Families In Need

The YMCA’s Charity Tennis Tournament took place on July 13-15, raising support for children and families in need to access the programs services of the Y. The tournament featured men's, women's, junior’s, and mixed doubles on the Manlius Y’s indoor hard courts and outdoor clay courts.

Results for the tournament are as follows:

Women’s 3.0 Division: Kathleen Dall & Darleen Endy

Women’s 3.5 Division: Kat Grimm & Sarah Elliott

Men’s 3.5 Division: Jeff Kurtz & Jonathan Papazides

Men’s 4.0 Division: Chip Osborne & Danny Mantooth

Men’s Open Division: Yaro Nieves & Jason Barton

Mixed 7.0 Division: Kara Kreuger & Aaron Schiffrik

Mixed 8.0 Division: Yaro Nieves & Giovanna Buccina

Mixed Open Division: Alexa Perry & Danny Mantooth

“We appreciate all of the participants, spectators and generous sponsors that came together for a great time on our courts,” said Lesley Wilcox, Tournament Director and Associate Executive Director of the Manlius YMCA. “We had a fun weekend of tennis that will also help children, adults and families in our community grow stronger and healthier.”

The YMCA’s Charity Tennis Tournament raises financial assistance to help children with special needs participate in Y activities and services free of charge through the Y Kids Inc., program, provide childcare assistance to families in need, and help adults and families with financial challenges access the Y and Y services through the Membership for All program.

The YMCA of Greater Syracuse would also like to thanks Geddes Federal Savings and Loan Association for their sponsorship of the event. For more information about supporting the life-changing programs of the YMCA of Greater Syracuse, please contact Mara Roberts at 474-6851, ext. 317 or by e-mail at mroberts@syracuseymca.org.


In photos, from top to bottom:

Women’s 3.0 Division: Kathleen Dall & Darleen Endy

Men’s 3.5 Division: Jeff Kurtz & Jonathan Papazides

Women’s 3.5 Division: Kat Grimm & Sarah Elliott

Mixed 8.0 Division: Yaro Nieves & Giovanna Buccina


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