27 entered for weekend showcase at the Dobbins Courts

Published in the August 26, 2016 edition.

WAKEFIELD — A total of 27 players are registered for Geoffrey Walter Junior Tennis Tournament which will be held tomorrow and Sunday at the Dobbins Courts at Wakefield Memorial High School.

Those registered are: Zack Goff, Olivia Goff, Zack Covelle, Tim Hurley, Caroline Hurley, Danny Hurley, Lucas Smith, Laura Sweeney, Hannah Guay, Jack Palmer, Ben Palmer, Kelsey Callahan, Luke Greif, Noah Greif, Jonathan Stumpf, James Hanron, Haley Tanner, Max Cusack, Brendan Jaena, Cameron Jaena, Colin Lamusta, Ian Schermerhorn, Brett Butler, Justin Carino, Vincent Kaddaras, Johnny Whitson and Abby Boudreau.

This is the 14th year of the event being held in Geoffrey’s name. There are three separate age brackets each for the boys: high school, 14 and under, and 12 and under. There are two age brackets for the girls: high school and 14 and under.

The tournament is geared for both beginner and more advanced players and will include consolation matches to ensure plenty of play for all participants. Registration is $5 per player and includes a tournament T-shirt.

Fundraising in the form of donations, raffles, snacks and the sale of Head tennis equipment during the weekend will go toward the Geoffrey A. Walter Fund at The Scholarship Foundation of Wakefield.

In the spirit of Geoffrey Walter, the tourney committee invites all interested junior tennis players and families to participate and demonstrate their enthusiasm, skill, and sportsmanship.



27 to compete this weekend at Dobbins Courts


High School Boys (5)

Jonathan Stumpf vs. Colin Lamusta 11 a.m.

James Hanron vs. Stumpf/Lamusta winner 1 p.m.

Zack Covelle vs. Tim Hurley 1 p.m.

High School Girls (3)

Haley Tanner vs. Kelsey Callahan 1 p.m.

Caroline Hurley vs. Tanner/Callahan winner (Sunday)

Under 14 Boys (7)

Zack Goff vs. Ian Schermerhorn 8:30 a.m.

Noah Greif vs. winner Goff/Schermerhorn 11 a.m.

Jack Palmer vs. Dan Hurley 10 a.m.

Lucas Smith vs. Brett Butler 10 a.m.

Under 12 Boys (8)

Luke Greif vs. Cameron Jaena 8:30 a.m.

Max Cusack vs. Vincent Kaddaras 8:30 a.m.

Johnny Whitson vs. Justin Carino 8:30 a.m.

Ben Palmer vs. Brendan Jaena 8:30 a.m.

Under 14 Girls (4)

Olivia Goff vs. Abby Boudreau 10 a.m.

Hannah Guay vs. Laura Sweeney 10 a.m.

All times are Saturday unless indicated