The Oakwood tennis courts were buzzing with activity from Jan. 17 to 22 as IOTC members competed in the annual Gender Doubles Tournament. A total of 60 participants competed in over 40 matches. The 14 men’s teams and 16 ladies’ teams treated spectators to some outstanding tennis and lots of close matches before the following winners emerged:
Men’s Division 1, 4.0: 1st place: Craig Twitchell and Bill Cunningham, 2nd place: Tim Shum and Jim Bowles
Men’s Division 2, 3.5: 1st place: Jerry Geiszler and Mike Davin, 2nd place: Mark Heth and Marvin Jensen
Women’s Division 1, 4.0: 1st place: Cathy Coin and Karen Kutchyera, 2nd place: Barb Jorgensen and Sharon Feltus
Women’s Division 2, 3.5: 1st place: Pam Bangen and Riki Sadosky, 2nd place: Cari Capelouto and Melissa Emery
Women’s Division 3, 3.0: 1st place: Trish Kolb and Mary Dyrseth, 2nd place: Kathleen Khan and Mary Fran Gleason
All winners received gift certificates to Stone & Barrel restaurant.
The tournament was coordinated by Lois Newman and Sharon Feltus. Judy Gahide did an outstanding job providing snacks for participants throughout the week, and lunch following the Saturday finals.
Thanks to the organizers and participants for making this a very successful event!