BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Media Advisory) — Donna Klein Jewish Academy’s Eagles Athletics Booster Club will present its Ninth Annual Tennis Extravaganza on Monday, November 10, 2014, at the Polo Club in Boca Raton. Round-robin play, raffle drawings, and a buffet luncheon with special guest and international tennis phenomenon Chris Evert are just a few of the highlights.
Tennis enthusiasts will enjoy an incredible day both on and off the courts. Doubles round-robin point accumulation tournaments will take place on the courts of the Polo Club. Teams with the highest point totals at each level will receive awards.
A buffet luncheon, raffle drawing, and awards presentation will culminate the festivities.
Spectators are welcome to enjoy this fabulous day and to participate in the raffle drawings. Space is limited, and registration is accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Sign-up with a partner, or as an individual, and DKJA will arrange for a playing partner. Non-players are welcome. All registrants will receive a special gift bag and enjoy a sumptuous buffet lunch. All attendees will receive two general admission tickets to both the November 22 and November 23, 2014 Chris Evert/Raymond James Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic.
The schedule of events is as follows:
9:30 am to 10:30 am
Check-in and warm-up.
10:30 am to 12:30 noon
Round-robin, point accumulation tournament begins
12:30 pm to 1:15 pm
Doubles Exhibition Match on Center Court.
Pose for photo with Chris Evert. Framed, autographed photos will be presented to participants prior to the end of the Extravaganza as a keepsake.
1:15 pm to 2:30 pm
Buffet luncheon, prizes, and raffle drawing
The event is organized by the DKJA Eagles Athletics Booster Club. Presenting Sponsors for the Ninth Annual Tennis Extravaganza will once again be Shelly Lipson in honor of her late husband Arthur, their grandchildren, and all of the DKJA athletes. Exclusive Media Sponsor is The Boca Raton Observer. Valet Sponsor is Lehman AutoWorld.
All proceeds from the event benefit the Donna Klein Jewish Academy athletic program. Additional sponsorships at a variety of levels ($500 – $5,000) are available. The cost to participate is $175 per person. For non-playing guests, the cost is $85 per person. Please call the DKJA Development Office for registration information and details at 561-852-5007.