Really Exciting News
Another step forward as the fundraising gap narrows for the Sault College Waterfront & Tennis Center. The fundraising goal is $1,800,000. With the announcement today shown below, the remaining funds to be raised stands at $200,000.
End of July Singles Tournament Results
A divison - Ladies Champion - Doloras Biron
Mens Champion - David Wieczor
Runner up - Moon
B division - Mens Champion - Andrew Ferguson
Runner up - Jamie Henderson
C division - Mens Champion - Charlie Baek
Runner up - Pat Bitonti
Our thanks to Richard and Sherry Stanghetta for their prize donations and to David Wieczor and the Upper Deck Lounge at the Canadian for donating several pizzas to our hungry competitors on Saturday night.
Also to Deon Slabbert for registration and Doloras Biron for drying courts on the Sunday.
Proceeds of $400 will go to the Waterfont and Tennis Center court improvements.
At the Waterfront & Tennis Center the courts have been miraculously cleaned and have received new nets and windscreens. Thanks to Sault College for the nets and windscreens. Thank you to the following veterans who cleaned and installed the new nets and windscreens:
Steve Mallinger Karen Bernhardt
Doloras Biron Renee Wysynski
Linda Watts Bill Watts
Pat Bitonti John Kukurin
Ted Yvonne Sue Yvonne
Justin Fiaconni Andy Simon
Dan Sutton John Metzen
Jamie Melville Paul Biron
Moon Jin Suen Charlie Baek
John Marrack Jane Harbour
Larry Schleen Ursula Schleen
And many others have helped over a two week period. Thanks to Pat Bitonti for his determination and persistence to get these courts as nice as possible. And they look great.
And thank you to Mrs Ferguson for connecting water and power for cleaning courts 3 & 4.
Join and play tennis by the river. This has been part of our heritage since about 1902.
Soo Today reports on the Evening in White
The fundraising Gala by Sault College was attended by 130+ people. Sault College put on a fabulous event. Everyone had a great time and everyone is excited about the possibilities of restoring the historic Boat and Tennis Club on the St Mary's River. The property has served the community with boating and tennis since 1902.
Click the following link for the Soo Today report and photos.