March 09, 2017 

LAWT News Service 


The 2nd Annual Living Legends of Tennis Awards Brunch will take place on Saturday, March 25th at 11:00 a.m. at Oscar’s Restaurant Bar & Grill, located at the Ramada Inn at 5250 W. El Segundo Blvd. in Hawthorne.




The event is a fundraiser to support twelve junior tennis players, who will be participating in the American Tennis Association’s (ATA) national tennis tournament in Baltimore, Maryland from July 31 through August 5, 2017.  The awards brunch is given by the Pete Brown Junior Tennis Program, the Harvard Tennis Club and the Pacific Coast Championships.







The seven inspiring African-American tennis legends, who will be honored and have all played significant roles in the development of the game include: Marcel Freeman, Troy Collins, Maurice Hunter, Jerome Jones, Warrick “Rick” Jones, Hollis Smith and Henry Brandon.





The tax-deductible tickets are $45 for adults and children under 12 are half price.  There are three methods for purchasing tickets:  You can go directly to the website ATATEAM 2017, contact Marty Woods at (714) 299-7806 or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .  Proceeds from this event will go towards the fundraising effort to send twelve junior teen players to the ATA tournament this summer.




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