Planning underway for SenioRITAS tennis tournament for cancer research, treatment


Planning is now underway for the 17th Annual SenioRITAS Tennis Tournament. To be held Oct. 21-23, 2016 at Sawgrass Country Club, the charity weekend tournament raises funds for breast cancer research, education and patient programs. Under the direction of tournament chairmen Karen Aaro and Chuck Jantz, the event committee is working on plans for the festivities, which attract more than 300 women age 40 and over. All tournament proceeds go to the Mayo Clinic and Baptist Medical Center Beaches for their breast cancer treatment, education and patient services. To date, the SenioRITAS Tennis Tournmant has raised more than $1.5 million for the fight against breast cancer.