Turkey Tournament Results at Airport Workout and Fitness
Turkey Tournament 2015
Airport Fitness and Tennis hosted it’s 19th annual Turkey Open Mixed Doubles Tournament. The event has been a fundraiser for Doctors without Borders and is well supported by the tennis players on the island. Kye Howell and Susan Staudt were first time turkey winners in the pilgrim draw. They came through the finals over Bev Mazza and Brooks Billingham 7-6, 3-6 10-8. Their first round included a win over a new pair Bart Partington and Susan Waldrop 6-2, 6-2.Bev Mazza and Brooks Billingham came in to the finals with a win over George Ikonomou and Katie Upson 6-2, 6-2. They bested Leo McHugh and Happy Spongberg 6-2, 6-1 in their first round match.
The upper-level Turkey draw was made up of our veteran players. Skip Dostal and Paula Rego beat and Nianoa Cooperider and Lili Cooperider 6-2, 4-6 10-4 in the semifinals. Shawn Schofield and Beth Sawyer overcame Ken Armstead and Cathy Lattanzi 6-2, 3-6 10-6.
Airport Fitness tennis player’s have long supported various charities each fall. They were able to donate $1500 to Doctors Without Borders this year.