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Pink Martinis Senior Women’s 3.5 Tennis Team headed to Maui

The Pink Martinis Senior Women’s 3.5 tennis team is on its way to Maui to represent West Hawaii at the State Championships, also called Sectionals.   The  competition the weekend of May 19 will be at Royal Lahaina Tennis Garden and Kapalua Tennis Ranch.  The Pink Martinis play out of  Island Slice Tennis Club at Keauhou Beach Resort.  The two other teams in the 3.5 league were the Keauhou Bruisers from Keauhou Beach Resort and Game Set and Match out of Holua.

In addition to the women’s 3.5 team, there will also be Hawaii Island teams from East Hawaii and West Hawaii in both men’s and women’s leagues at all levels.  Teams from Maui, Kaua’i, and Oahu will also take part in the Sectionals.

The Pink Martinis pictured include Peggy Chestnut, Debbie Downes, Sherry Bracken, Melany Kerver, Peggy Spencer, Janet Howard, June Taguma, Jane Galante, and Molly Nakano.  Missing is Paulette McNerny. There are also two non-playing members, both recovering from injuries, Lily Acoba and Margaret Kearns.  Their coach is Matt Johnson, a pro at Island Slice at Keauhou Beach Resort


May 11, 2012 Posted by | tennis | , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment