2008-05-29 / News

Roger Chase Memorial Tennis Tournament slated for June 8

The third Annual Roger Chase Memorial Tennis Tournament, presented by Jamestown Fitness, will be held on Sunday, June 8, at the Conanicut Yacht Club and the Jamestown town courts.

Matches will be for men's doubles, women's doubles and mixed doubles.

The entry deadline is Wednesday, June 4 and participants may register for the tournament at Jamestown Fitness Center, 36 Southwest Ave. or by calling 560-0300.

Entry blanks are available at www.jamestownri. net. The cost is $25 per player, which includes balls, prizes and lunch.

Proceeds will benefit the Jamestown Medical Fund and the recreation department. There will be a silent auction at the Conanicut Yacht Club courts form 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the day of the event and all are welcome to bid.

For additional information, call Steve Heath at 439-0160. The tournament is held each year in memory of Roger Chase who was a friend, teacher, mentor, tennis professional, and much more to all who knew him. Roger died in 2004 after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.

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