Bresnick, Schroeder take Love at First Set doubles tourney

Love at first Set winners Adam Bresnick and Laura Schroeder. — Photo Courtesy of Connie McHugh

Airport Fitness and Tennis hosted its 19th annual Love at First Set mixed doubles tennis tournament Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 13 and 14. The seasoned team of Adam Bresnick and Laura Schroeder took top honors in the finals, beating Skip Dostal and Paula Rego in a close match, 7-5, 7-5. Adam Bresnick and Laura Schroeder got to the finals by capping Tjark Aldeborgh and Jen Combra 6-1, 6-0 in the semifinals. They played their first round easing through Ken Armstead and Hannah Rabasca 6-2, 6-0. Skip Dostal and Paula Rego earned their place in the finals with a win over Shawn Schofield and Michelle Bettencourt, 6-1, 6-1.

The tournament raised funds for the Dana Farber Cancer Research Institute. Club championships are scheduled for the months of March and April. Winners claim bragging rights in men’s, women’s and mixed doubles for the year. Airport Fitness is also running a junior-senior tennis round robin at the club Sunday afternoon, March 7. Call to register at the club.