First fall classic for tennis


The first Fall Tennis Classic to benefit MV Community Tennis (MVTC) will be held Friday though Sunday, September 24-26 at the Edgartown Yacht Club tennis courts. MVCT is a nonprofit tennis organization sponsored by the USTA. Funds raised by this or other events are used to promote programs and provide funding for tennis organizations and municipal tennis entities on the Island.

All matches will be played at the Edgartown Yacht Club including Men’s, Women’s, and Mixed Doubles for NTRP 4.5, 4.0, 3.5 players.

First round matches start Friday, Sept. 24 at 12 noon.

Players should make every effort to be available to play at least one match on Friday. Finals are scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 26.

Entry fee is $50 per player for each event entered, payable to MV Community Tennis. Fee includes complimentary drink at the cocktail party and a raffle ticket. The Cocktail party and raffle, Saturday, Sept. 25 begins at 6 pm and is free for players, $10 for non-players.

All entries must be submitted on line at or call one of the tournament coordinators: Sarah Moore 508-693-7362; Scott Smith 774-521-4370, Kelly Hess 508-560=0525.