Tennis-a-Thon brings in thousands
A good time had by all —especially the kids
Last updated 7/25/2019 at 8:36am
The 22nd annual 24 Hour Tennis-a-Thon was by all accounts another success this year as volunteers, coaches, players and participants came out to hit some balls, receive some lessons, and raise money for the Medical Lake Food Bank, Medical Lake Outreach Center and Medical Lake High School tennis teams.
“We’ve been out here for 24-hours or close to it,” volunteer Rob Haugen said on Thursday morning, July 18, as the event approached its conclusion.
He estimated that close to 70 kids alone had participated, and about 40 adults hadn’t let a little rain deter them from participating the n...