Racquets for Ronald 2017 will be held at
Treasure Oak Country Club in Ocean Springs, MS!
Racquets for Ronald
February 10, 11, and 12, 2017
Treasure Oak Country Club - Ocean Springs, MS
Pick up your racquet and see for yourself what 'Racquets for Ronald' has to offer! This USTA sanctioned doubles and open singles division tournament benefiting Ronald McDonald House Charities of Mobile is set for February 10th, 11th, and 12th!
Get ready for a weekend filled with plenty of good tennis, good food and good times! The seventh annual 'Racquets for Ronald' tournament will be hosted at Treasure Oak Country Club in Ocean Springs, MS! Players will be treated to good food, Friday Night Party, plenty of cold drinks throughout the tournament including Coca-Cola products, Powerade, water and beer.
Join us at the Friday Night Party! In addition to tournament players, the general public is invited to the 'Racquets for Ronald' Friday Night Party at Treasure Oak Country Club from 7 - 10 p.m. Fun will be had by all including great food featuring jambalaya by Randy Roth, cold drinks, and music.
JOIN THE PARTY!
Tickets for the Friday Night Party can be purchased for a $12 donation
to the Share-A-Night Fund. Purchase your tickets on-line or call 251-694-6873!
REGISTER FOR TOURNAMENT
Visit http://tennislink.usta.com or contact
tournament director Steve Pennington at 228-875-0086.
BECOME A SPONSOR
View our 2017 Racquets for Ronald Sponsorship Form or contact
Mary McAleer at Ronald McDonald House by calling 251-694-6873.
If unable to play due to weather, your entry fee will be considered a donation to Ronald McDonald House Charities of Mobile.
‘Racquets for Ronald’ is a USTA Sanctioned Doubles and Open Singles Divisions tournament offering three days of tennis with players treated to good food, plenty of cold drinks, an over the top Party, with all proceeds from the tournament benefiting Ronald McDonald House Charities of Mobile.
Tournament proceeds directly contribute to the Share-A-Night Fund which helps to cover the operating expenses for Mobile’s Ronald McDonald House that offers thirty-eight guest rooms for families with hospitalized children and helps to support families seeking respite at two Ronald McDonald Family Rooms located inside USA Children’s & Women’s Hospital.
“Hundreds of families each year staying at Mobile’s Ronald McDonald House come from Mississippi, making it truly a home-away-from-home for many of our Mississippi friends and family members” says Jackson county resident and tournament committee member Dr. Tracy Roth. Proceeds from the inaugural tournament named one of the thirty-eight guest rooms The Mississippi Gulf Coast Room in Memory of Sophia Mohler as Mobile’s Ronald McDonald House opens its doors regularly to Mississippi families in need of lodging while their children are being treated at Mobile area hospitals.
Registration for ‘Racquets for Ronald’ is $50 for the first event and $35 for additional events. Players can register by visiting http://tennislink.usta.com with tournament ID 700056717. Deadline to register is Tuesday, February 7 by 12:00 a.m. Player check-in begins Friday, February 10th at 3 p.m., with tournament play beginning at 5 p.m. and Friday Night Party from 7 – 9:30 p.m. with live band, drinks, food, and silent auction. Tournament play continues throughout the weekend with play resuming on Saturday, February 11th and Sunday, February 12th at 8 a.m. Download Tournament Info & Overview
Sponsorship opportunities are also available for the 7th annual ‘Racquets for Ronald’ presented by The IP Casino, Resort & Spa and The Bacot/McCarty Foundation. For more information about ‘Racquets for Ronald’, please visit www.rmhcmobile.org or contact Mary McAleer at 251-694-6873.