Breast Cancer Benefit Tournament A Success!

IMG_4029Sound Shore Indoor Tennis’ 4th annual Breast Cancer Benefit 3.0-3.5 Women’s Doubles Tournament was held on Wednesday, October 18, 2017.

Nine teams competed in a round-robin format from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. The matches were close and exciting plays were made!  Tennis Director, Dale Balun, and Women’s League Director, Bea Tully, did an excellent job organizing the matches.  Recognition also to Ilene Evans, our Manager, Rose Tepfer, our photographer, and the Sound Shore staff for planning and execution.

Refreshments and award ceremony followed.

Congratulations to our winners:  1st Place: Lily and Mary Kate, 2nd Place: Myrna and Cathy,  3rd Place: Lisette and Fay

Our contribution, including entry fees, hat purchases, and donations, totaled: $1,000.00. With the triple match opportunity at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center for breast cancer research this month, our fundraiser donation becomes: $3,000.00. We are awesome!

Special thanks to Wilson Sporting Goods, Sportech, and VG Hair Design for their support and prizes.

Thank you to all who participated and contributed to this cause.

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Breast Cancer Benefit Doubles Tournament

Breast Cancer Benefit 2Sound Shore Indoor Tennis is hosting its 4th annual 3.0-3.5 Doubles Tournament on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, to benefit Breast Cancer Research at Memorial Sloan Kettering. Teams can still sign up for this worthwhile yet fun event. Donations are also accepted for this MSK triple match opportunity. Your generosity will multiply! See flyer for details (click on Rentals/Corporate Events) or call us at 914.939.1300.

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Sound Shore Welcomes Director of High Intensity Training

Harold Toussaint picSound Shore Indoor Tennis is pleased to announce a great addition to our professional staff.  Harold Toussaint joins us as Director of High Intensity Training for competitive junior players.

Harold brings great passion and enthusiasm for the game and brings out the best in his players.
Harold was born and raised in Haiti where he attained a ranking of #4 in the country.  He played satellite tournaments and was named the assistant coach of the Davis Cup team.  In this position, he worked with talented juniors and traveled with them to international tournaments.
Harold began his teaching career in Florida where he worked with renowned coaches, Juan Nunez and Rick Macci.  He then moved to New York where he served for 14 years as Director of Tennis at Jefferson Valley. In 2015, Harold was a touring coach at the circuit of Nimes, in southern France. He also coached top ranked juniors at the Orange Bowl in 2014-2016.  Presently, Harold is an assistant pro at New Rochelle Tennis.

For information on our High Intensity Training program, please email: JrTraining@soundshoreindoortennis.com or call 914.939.1300 x14.  Some scholarships may be available for qualified players.

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Sound Shore Hosts National Open Tournament

EntranceSound Shore Indoor Tennis is hosting a USTA National Level 2 Tournament this week, for Boys 14 Singles and Doubles.  Sign-in and practice begins Friday night, with Tournament play Saturday, February 11 through Monday, February 13, 2017.

 

This “National Open” will feature the best junior players from across the nation.  Play begins at noon on Saturday and Sunday. Semi-Final and Final matches will be played on Monday.

Come by and watch the future of tennis. Admission is Free.

  

Season courts, junior programs, Drop-In clinics and Leagues will run on their regular schedules BUT please check in at the Front Desk for court assignments. 

 

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Sound Shore Girls take State Championship by storm!

EntranceSound Shore hosted the New York State Public High School Athletics Association (NYSPHSAA) Girls Tennis Championship this past weekend.

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We are proud to announce the Girls State Singles Champion is our own Caitlin Ferrante.  Our other HPTA player, Juliette Nask, with doubles partner Katherine Orgielewicz, took 3rd place.  Congratulations!!

Caitlin Ferrante was 5th seed coming into this tournament. She is a sophomore at Yorktown High School. We expect to see more of her!     1st Place Singles C. Ferrant Section 1 Yorktown

Juliette Nask was 5th seed and youngest player (eighth grader), playing with Katherine for Mamaroneck High School. 3rd Place Winners J, NAsk, K. Orgielewicz Sectio 1 Mamaroneck

All three singles and doubles teams representing Section 1 advanced to the quarterfinals.

3rd Place doubles Section1 Mamaroneck

Great tennis and good sportsmanship made for a great event for players and spectators alike! Food Truck

Congratulations to all players!!!

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