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USTA Long Island Announces Honorees for 28th Annual Awards Dinner

Peter Kaplan, owner/operator of Westhampton Beach Tennis, will receive the Hy Zausner Lifetime Achievement Award at the 28th Annual USTA Long Island Awards Dinner
February 16, 2018 11:39 AM

The USTA Eastern Long Island Region has announced its honorees for its 28th Annual Awards Dinner, scheduled for May 2, 2018.

The Region will celebrate the achievements -- both on the court and off -- of its members and member organizations at the annual event, which will take place at Chateau Briand Caterers in Carle Place, N.Y. Awards will be given in several categories including Prestigious and Excellence Awards, USTA League teams participating in their National championships, high school champions and junior and adult rankings.
Heading the list of honorees are this year's Prestigious Award winners:

Hy Zausner Lifetime Achievement Award: Peter Kaplan

Vitas Gerulaitis "For the Love of Tennis" Award: David McKean

Arthur Ashe Multi-Cultural Award: Fabiana Rezak

Rose Buck Scalamandre Tennis Family of the Year Award: The Morales Family

More information will be provided on the Awards Dinner and the honorees throughout the spring. To attend the dinner, please click here.

Sponsorship Opportunities Available

South Shore Eye Care of Wantagh and Massapequa will be chief sponsor for the awards dinner. Additional sponsorship opportunities are available. Companies and organizations who sponsor will have their name and goodwill displayed front and center at the event, for the several hundred members of the local tennis community in attendance. Club owners are also encouraged to support Long Island tennis and our wonderful honorees. For information, please email ustaonlongisland@gmail.com.

Want to show your support for local tennis and congratulate our USTA LI award winners? LI Tennis Magazine is now offering the ability to purchase a congratulatory ad in their May issue, which will also include our dinner journal.