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The GPTA Awards Dinner was held at Boone's restaurant (Bitsy Grant Tennis Center) on December 9th. The evening was spent honoring the contributions that GPTA members have made throughout the 2020 year, despite its challenges. Congratulations to the following award winners:

George Amaya Award
Beth Clay - Tennis Director at Cherokee Town Club

Woody Hoblizell Award
Billy Uelze - Tennis Director at The River Club

Community Outreach Award
Rocky Warner - Greater Atlanta Christian School

Junior Professional of the Year
Archie Nikitin - TPC Sugarloaf Country Club

Independent Professional of the Year
John Irvin - Hot Shotz Academy

Adult Head Professional of the Year
Edgar Linares - Ansley Golf Club

Assistant Professional of the Year
Joyce Bitaraes - Smoke Rise Country Club

Phoenix Award
Patti O'Reilly - Tennis Director at Blackburn Tennis Center/UTA Managing Partner

We look forward to see many more wonderful things coming from our GPTA membership and tennis community in 2021.




Tennis Trivia

Last week's answer was 1988 (first year Australian Open moved to Melbourne Park). Who did Novak Djokovic defeat to win his first Australian Open men's singles title in 2008?

Nikolay Davydenko
Roger Federer
Lleyton Hewitt
Rafael Nadal
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga