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2008 USTA/NIRSA Tennis Ace Awards

2008 USTA NIRSA Tennis Ace Award Winners2
(Left to right): Justin Street, USTA National Campus Tennis Coordinator; Bill Rivera,
USTA Board of Directors, Director at Large; Lucy Garvin, USTA Board of
Directors, First Vice President; Lori Sabatose, Clarion University of Pennsylvania;
Marney Babbitt, Trinity University; Tim Sebesta, Lone Star College - Cy Fair; Dave
Eckes, Jefferson College and Central Virginia Community College; Kent Blumenthal,
NIRSA Executive Director; and Valerie McCutchan, NIRSA Director National Sport
Programs.

The results are in for the 2008 USTA/NIRSA Tennis Ace Awards.  This year's recipients were honored at the 2008 NIRSA Annual Conference & Recreational Sports Exposition in Austin, Texas, April 2-5.  This outstanding group of individuals and institutions provided leadership in promoting, organizing, and/or supporting recreational tennis participation on campus.  Congratulations to everyone for growing the sport of tennis!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Student Tennis Ace Award
National Winner: Andy Rebhun, University of Wisconsin - Madison
National Runner-Up: Marney Babbitt, Trinity University

Professional Tennis Ace Award
National Winner: Tim Sebesta, Lone Star College - Cy Fair
National Runner-Up: Dave Eckes, Jefferson College and Central Virginia Community College

Institutional Tennis Ace Award
National Winner: Clarion University of Pennsylvania
National Runner-Up: United States Naval Academy

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