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A love for tennis in Milo

Article from The Piscataquis Observer, Vol. 165, No. 33, August 13, 2003
Regular tournaments being held for young and old

MILO A mixed doubles tennis tournament was held June 29 at Milo Field of Dreams tennis courts. Six teams played against each other and enjoyed competitive but fun tennis. Ernie Madden and Robin Demers of Milo were the winners of the tournament. Jim and Lynn Lubas of Dover placed second. Round Robin tennis is held every Tuesday evening from 5:30-7:30 p.m. and Sunday afternoons from 3-5 p.m. We welcome tennis players to come join us. Participants are pictured below.

The Penquis area recreation tennis program started June 23, and culminated in a round robin tournament for 9 boys and girls ages 10-14 on July 16. Hannah Pray took 1st place and lan Fariel 2nd place. Youth tennis participants can be seen in the picture below.

A men's doubles tournament was held Aug. 5 and 6 at the Milo Field of Dreams tennis courts. Six doubles teams registered for the completion. Play was characterized by high quality tennis, friendly competition and
rain showers. The team of Ernie Madden and Ben Kittredge won the tournament with Bob & Scott Lee finishing second. All teams excelled under rainy skies and fog.

The next mixed doubles tournament is scheduled for Aug. 17. Please contact Mary Lou Lee at 965-9721 for more information on weekly Round Robin Tennis or the next tennis tournament.

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