TITLE

Tennis Time

PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
PN;Sep2008, Vol. 62 Issue 9, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the 2008 Jana Hunsaker Memorial Wheelchair Tennis Tournament for the U.S. disabled veterans held at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, New York City on June 5-8. The event was sponsored by the Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) in its goal to enhance the quality of life of the disabled service members. Sheila Constanzi of Nazareth, Pennsylvania won the Women's A Singles category against Jocelyn Dettloff of Kentwood, Michigan.
ACCESSION #
33590078

 

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