Tennis Clinic Held For ChildrenOct 22nd, 2013 | By Admin | Category: Sports
Children, parents and volunteers participated in a Tennis Clinic for Kids Oct. 12 at the Madison County Central School gym. The City of Madison sponsored the event. City Commissioner Ina Thompson coordinated it. This is the second such event in the past year. Using kids’ racquets, softer balls and smaller nets, approximately 12 children participated in the clinic designed for kids 10 and under. The program included warm-up exercises, footwork practice and swing technique. Volunteers, along with Thompson, included: School Superintendent Doug Brown and his wife Lynne, Charlie Jackson, Lisa Flournoy, Suzanne Griffin, Rose Knox, Alesha Wells, Tina Johnson, Merv Mattair, George English of the United States Tennis Association, Aubrey Johnson and Lisa Leary of the Community Awareness Committee, and Wayne Conger and Chad Arnold of the Madison Rotary Club.