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2007 Northern Michigan Tennis Association Award Winners

May 10, 2008 05:16 AM

Congratulations to the 2007 NMTA Award Winners and recipients of Special Awards.

Northern Michigan congratulates its award winners for 2007. It is a great honor to have such inspirational and passionate leaders representing this great sport. Recipients are accepting the award on behalf of tennis peers who nominated them. Their dedication to growing the game of tennis is greatly appreciated.

2007 Northern Michigan Award Winners:

Family of the Year Award
Winner ….Deb and Denny Malone and Sarah and Harry, Traverse City, MI

Presented to a family in the Northern Michigan District who has at least one adult and one junior member who are actively involved in playing / promoting tennis in our District.

2007 Family of the Year award winner

Volunteer of the Year Award
Winner ….Vickie Lampel, Alpena, MI

Awarded to someone who has given willingly of their time to support and promote the game of tennis in the Northern Michigan District.

2007 Volunteer of the Year winner

Phyllis Laurila Award
Winner …. Charles Dickinson, Suttons Bay and formerly Harbor Springs, MI

2007 Phyllis Laurila Award Winner

Junior Female Sportsmanship Award
Winner ….Emily Lelandais, Traverse City, MI

2007 Jr. Female Sportsmanship Award Winner

Junior Male Sportsmanship Award
Winner … Doug Burke, Traverse City, MI

2007 Jr. Male Sportsmanship Award Winner

Special 2007 Awards

Retiring District League Coordinator, Peggy Bushy, Traverse City, MI
Serving almost 10 years as District League Coordinator

2007 Special Award - Peggy Bushy

Bay Tennis & Fitness / Tom and Mary Behan, Facility Owners… Harbor Springs, MI

2007 Special Award - Bay Tennis & Fitness

Thunder Bay Recreation / Alpena, MI

2007 Special Award - Thunder Bay Recreation