Men's Tennis


RECAP - Pioneering For Gold Gala & Doubles Tournanment

Dec. 20, 2016

Dec. 20, 2016


Denver Tennis held its first annual Pioneering for Gold Gala & Doubles Tournament last month, with 100+ program supporters taking part in the two-day event which featured special guest speaker Abigail Spears (WTA Tour Professional) as well as a presentation from DU Associate Vice Chancellor for Recreation & Ritchie Center Operations Stu Halsall.                   

Adam Burbary, Karen Clark, Wendy Donovan, Joyce Grant, Matt Helm, Sam Hitman, Steve Linenberger, Domenic Rea, Bob Ryan, Yaz Tavatli and Danny Westerman were all honored for their contributions to Denver Tennis at the gala's opening night dinner while Cappy Shopneck and David Simson were both inducted into the program’s Hall of Fame. Day 2 of the event saw a fun-filled doubles tournament being staged, with current DU student-athletes competing alongside alums and program supporters. Photos, video footage and an audio recap of the 2016 Pioneering for Gold Gala & Doubles Tournament can be found below:





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