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TENNIS: Monday registration deadline for Paul Bunyan Junior Open

Monday is the deadline for online entries in the Paul Bunyan Open Junior Tennis Tournament Aug. 3-5 in Brainerd.

This is a Level 6 sanctioned tournament by the USTA/Northern Section.

Each participant must have an active USTA membership

• Players are limited to two events, (one single, one doubles).

• Events will be for boys and girls ages 10 through 18, singles and doubles (with the exception of 10 and under division for which there will be no doubles event.

All events will have a consolation round.

Participants must register at the tournament headquarters at the Brainerd High School courts before their first match. Other sites will be used as well. Maps will be available at tournament headquarters.

Fees for ages 12-18 are $28 for singles and $30 per team for doubles.

All 10 and under events will cost $10.

Awards will be given to first and second place and consolation winners.

All participants will receive a Paul Bunyan Tournament T-shirt.

Tournament director is Mike Hintz, (218) 963-7442 or

Each player is responsible for finding out their first match starting time/site. Start times will be on-line at (under: TennisLink) after 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 1.

Participants may register online at (under: TennisLink). The tournament ID number is 550010313.

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