Beachview Tennis Club hosted its first Champagne Sips Mixed Doubles Tennis Tournament, sponsored by Lily & Co. Jewelry Gallery. The tournament featured a raffle that raised food and $745 for Friends In Service Here (FISH of Sanibel). Presenting the check are Chip Sprect, treasurer of FISH, Dan Schuyler and Karen Bell, owners of Lily & Co., and Toni Halski, director of tennis at Beachview. There were a total of 60 players who competed at all levels of mixed doubles in a fun-packed weekend. After all the grilled shrimp was gone and champagne sipped, winners were:
7.0 division: 1st place -- Gene Carse/Lorraine Mazzucco
2nd place -- Sharon Nelson/Jerry Nelson
7.5 division: 1st place -- Lex Felker/Celeste Bittner def.
2nd place -- Chip Specht/Jan Alden 6-3, 6-2
8.0 division: 1st place -- Tom Fisher/Linda Fisher def.
2nd place -- Sal Malfa/Linda Wells 4-6, 6-4, 10-8