2014 Fall Classic Tennis Tournament draws a crowd


More than 100 tennis players competed this past weekend in the

2014 Fall Classic Tennis Tournament. Edgartown Yacht Club hosted the three-day event to benefit Martha’s Vineyard Community Tennis, which promotes and develops tennis on Marthaʼs Vineyard through a variety of programs and services.

Competitors enjoyed a cocktail party complete with raffle and silent auction on Saturday evening. Adults and juniors competed together in 11 different divisions.

Final results women: Combined 7.0 Doubles: Cathy Fitzgerald and Mel Gwynn def. Carlene Gatting and Kelly Hess 7-6, 3-6, 10-7. Combined 7.0 Doubles Consolation: Maureen Best and Chris Madigan def. Susie Herr and Diane Morgan 7-6, 5-7, 10-4. Combined 8.0 Doubles (Round Robin): Celeste Goodhue and Tammy Sheehy def. Julie Lively and Mollee Lewis 6-3, 6-4. Combined 9.0 Doubles (Round Robin): Nina Bramhall and Liz Roberts def. Sara Rosenthal and Elizabeth McBride 6-3, 6-2.

Final results men: Combined 8.0 Doubles: Skip Dostal and Doug Korell def. Jeff Young and David Kenney 6-2, 6-4. Combined 8.0 Doubles Consolation: Chuck Scott and Gene Erez def. Paul Cipollarro and Keith Cipollaro 7-5, 6-2.

Mixed: Combined 7.0 Doubles: Beth Sawyer and Shawn Schofield def. Michelle Bettencourt and Todd Hollister 7-5, 6-1. Combined 7.0 Doubles Consolation: Lynn Blake and Brett Leonard def. Maggie Mae and Gene Erez 6-2, 4-6, 10-3. Combined 8.0 Doubles: Paula Rego and Skip Dostal def. Pam Monahan and Ken Monahan 6-1, 6-3. Combined 8.0 Doubles Consolation: Celeste Goodhue and Chuck Scott def. Mei Welcom and Tjark Aldeborgh 5-7, 7-6, 10-6. Combined 9.0 Mixed (Round Robin): Nina Bramhall and David Kenney def. Amy Rice and Russ Sandblom 6-1, 6-3.