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2019 Fisherman's Picnic Results












2018 Fisherman's Picnic Results



With participants experiencing the full spectrum of Grand Marais weather, the 2018 Fisherman’s Picnic Tennis Tournament was successfully conducted August 3-5.  Nearly 50 participants  from several states and Canada made for a very competitive field and some great tennis.  Tournament Directors Mark Summers and John Muus did a masterful job in scheduling around changing weather conditions ensuring  all divisions were successfully concluded by Sunday afternoon.  Thanks to all the participants and spectators for coming out and we look forward to seeing you next year!  Final results follow:




Women's Open Singles:

Leeann Ryder (Thunder Bay) def. Kimberly Christopher (Thunder Bay), 6-0,6-2

 

 

Men's Open Singles:

Ryan Ortega (Winona) def. Jonathan Gould (Bloomington), 6-3, 1-6, 10-7 (tie-breaker)

 

Women's Open Doubles:

Kimberly Christopher) & Leeann Ryder (both Thunder Bay) def. Kathy Bolstad (Grand Marais) & Tina Kelly (Savannah, Georgia), 6-4, 4-6, 10-2 (tie-breaker) 

 

 

Men's Open Doubles:

Ryan Ortega (Winona) & Pete Summers (Grand Marais) def. Will & William Joynes (Minneapolis), 6-1, 6-1

 

Mixed Doubles Open:

Jonathan Gould & Elizabeth Larson (both Bloomington) def. Pete Summers (Grand Marais) & Kim Christopher (Thunder Bay), 6-4, 6-3

 

Mixed 50 (and over) Doubles:

Bill & Tina Kelly (both Savannah, Georgia) def. Karl Johnson and Jan Hadley (both Grand Marais), 6-3, 6-4

 

Men's 3.5 Singles:

Robert Licari (Biwabik) def. Dominick Warzecha (Hibbing), 3-6, 6-1, 10-7 (tie-breaker)

 

Men's 50 Singles:

Robert Beckford (Thunder Bay) def. Rick Pickard (Duluth), 6-1, 6-3

 

Men's 60 Singles:

Rick Pickard (Duluth) def. Bill Kelly (Savannah, Georgia) 6-2, 2-0 retired due to injury

 

Men's 60 Doubles:

Rick Pickard (Duluth) & John Muus (Grand Marais) def. Karl Johnson (Grand Marais) & Bill Kelly (Savannah, Georgia), 2-0 retired due to injury

 

Men's Combined 7.0 Doubles:

Robert Licari (Biwabik) & Dominick Warzecha (Hibbing) def. Joe Dwyer (Hibbing) & Caleb Stoffe (Mountain Iron), 2-6, 6-1, 11-9 (tie-breaker)

 

Mixed Combined 7.0 Doubles:

Kathy Bolstad (Grand Marais) & Terry Sonnentag (Britt) def. Julia & Tony Rau (Lutsen), 6-4,4-6, 10-8 (tiebreaker) 



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2019 FISHERMAN'S PICNIC TOURNAMENT REGISTRATION




The 44th Annual Fisherman's Picnic Tennis Tournament will be held August 2-4 at the Grand Marais tennis courts.  The tournament will include a full slate of men's and women's singles and doubles and mixed doubles. 

New this year: Welcome Reception for registrants Friday, August 2nd, 7PM at the tennis courts.    Meet your fellow players while sampling some locally produced bounty sponsored by Grand Marais’s own Voyageur Brewery.  
Please RSVP by July 26th
whether you 


Vacation on the beautiful North Shore while playing some fun competitive tennis. The tournament coincides  with the 90th Annual Fisherman's Picnic Festival with a weekend of fun activities for families.  Be sure to book your accomodations early as this is a busy weekend in Grand Marais.  

The CCTA has a block of 10 rooms available at the Mountain Inn in Lutsen for the nights of August 2 & 3.  Ask for the CCTA room rate of $137 per Danielle.  Availability only assured until May 15.  218-663-7971.

Full event details and registration is available by  clicking the registration button below.  If you are a USTA member use your member number to register.  If you are not, you will need to create a free TennisLink account prior to registering.  Just Google USTA TennisLink login and register for your free account.

Tournament Registration

TOURNAMENT DIVISIONS:

  • Men's & Women's Singles: Open,50,60
  • Men's Doubles: Open,50,60,70
  • Women's Doubles: Open,50,60
  • Mixed Doubles: Open,50
  • Men's & Women's 3.5 Singles
  • Men's Women's Doubles7.0Combined
  • Mixed Doubles 7.0 Combined

 

CONSOLATION EVENTS ASSURE EVERY COMPETITOR AT LEAST TWO MATCHES FOR EACH EVENT.

3.5 SINGLES & 7.0 DOUBLES ARE ONE DAY EVENTS ON SATURDAY.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS JULY 29