The 2016 Chris Pappas Sr. Men's Doubles Invitational Tournament is in it's 20th year at Chagrin Valley Athletic Club.
Chris Pappas was a member of the Chagrin Valley Athletic Club
for twenty years. During that time he played for the Club's tennis
team that participated in the Men's Country Club Tennis League.
He served as captain of the CVAC team for several years and then
as commissioner of the league. Chris died December 14, 1997
at the age of 55. The Peckinpaugh's, Terry Wenger and Nick LaRich
were all instrumental starting the tournament. Nick, a close friend
and playing partner of Chris's has sent out an annual letter to tournament
sponsors. A sampling of past years letters can be found here.
The age divisions are the 90's division (minimum age 40),
110's division (minimum age 50), 130's division's (minimum age 60)
& 150's division (minimum age 70). Registration and information is here.
Again this year we Party on the Deck for all participants on
Friday night August 26th from 6:30-10:30 pm. Entertainment will be the
"Booze Brothers", Andy Leeb & Al McNeal, tournament participants.
Bring your spouse or guest, only $20 per person.
The 2016 tournament was a huge success. Congratulations to the winners.
Great action and team photos from 2016 and past tournaments,
thanks to Torrey McNeal.
Thank you sponsors, your support is invaluable.