Articles, Blog

Abilene tennis players compete in Tennis Slam Tournament

August 29, 2019


WE HAVE A GREAT SHOW FOR YOU TODAY. HERE’S WHAT WE BEEN WORKING ON. WE SPOKE BY THE OTHER ANTIQUE SHOP AND LEARNED ABOUT GLASS ETCHING AND HOW YOU CAN MAKE SOMETHING UNIQUE FOR FATHER’S DAY. THE PERFECT WAY TO KICK OFF SOME WITH A SUMMER CONCERT AT THE CLINTON HOUSE. DETAILS COMING UP. BECAUSE IT IS THURSDAY AND THAT MEANS TAYLOR JONES HUMANE SOCIETY IS HERE WITH OUR PET OF THE WEEK. LET’S GO AHEAD AND GET IT STARTED FOR TODAY. THE TEXAS SLAM TENNIS TOURNAMENT IS HERE IN ABILENE WE WANT TO KEEP YOUR PEERS THEY WILL INTRODUCE YOU TO THREE OF THE COMPETITORS WERE HERE. RIGHT NOW WE HAVE RACHEL, RUTH AND CAITLIN. THANK YOU LADIES FOR JOINING US TODAY. YOU’RE ALL ABILENE HIGH TENNIS PLAYERS, CORRECT? YES. . TELL US WHAT IT IS. THE BIGGEST TURN OF THE WHOLE YEAR IN TEXAS. IT BRINGS IN ROUGHLY 1000 KIDS EVERY YEAR. I MEAN THESE ARE LIKE THE TOP TENNIS PLAYERS IN THE STATE. CORRECT? YES MA’AM. YOU ALL THERE PLAYED IN THE TOURNAMENT. HAVE YOU PLAYED IN IT BEFORE? YES, MA’AM. SOME OF THESE YOU PLAYED AGAINST BEFORE DURING THE YEAR. WHAT IS IT LIKE TO HAVE THEM HERE IN ABILENE ON YOUR OWN HOME COURT? IT IS SUPER FUN. PHYSICALLY BRINGING THEM ALL INTO ABILENE. IT IS GOOD FOR THE CITY. THERE STILL IS CHANCE TO SEE SOME MORE GAMES. FINALS ARE COMING UP YOU CAN WATCH THEM AT ACU. WHAT DO YOU ENCOURAGE PEOPLE TO COME AND WATCH SOME OF THE FINALS? IS LIKE THE BEST TENNIS YOU FIND AROUND TEXAS. EVEN LIKE MORE, IT IS REALLY FUN TO COME OUT AND SEE SOME GOOD TENNIS. HOW MANY MATCHES DID YOU GIRLS PLAY IN THIS YEAR? THIS YEAR PLAYED IN SEVEN. HOW MANY DID YOU PLAY IN? SIX, FOUR. WAS IT LIKE TO KNOW THAT YOU ARE PLAYING AGAINST SOME OF THE TOP PLAYERS? YOU OBVIOUSLY SOME OF THE TOP PLAYERS IN THE STATE. YOU ARE ALL IN ONE PLACE HERE IN ABILENE, WHAT IS IT LIKE? IT IS PRETTY EXCITING TO SEE HOW YOU CAN COMPETE AGAINST EVERYONE IN THE STATE OF TEXAS. WE HOPING TO GET THIS BACK AGAIN NEXT OR MAYBE THE ASSOCIATION IS WATCHING RIGHT NOW, ENCOURAGE THEM AND TELL THEM WHY THEY SHOULD COME BACK NEXT YEAR. I MEAN I’M A LITTLE BIASED BECAUSE I LIVE HERE. BUT I WOULD SAY IT IS THE BEST PLACE TO HAVE IT. EVERYTHING IS SO CLOSE IN A GOOD RANGE. MOST OF THE TENNIS GAMES OR PLAYED AT ROSE PARK. THERE PLAYED IT LIKE EVERY SINGLE COURT IN ABILENE. HAVE YOU PLAYED AT THOSE BEFORE IT IS SOMETHING NEW FOR YOU ALL? WE PLAYED AT THEM BEFORE. WHAT GRADE ARE YOU IN? I WILL BE A JUNIOR. I JUST GRADUATED. I WILL BE A SOPHOMORE. YOU TWO CAN COME BACK NEXT YEAR AND YOU ARE ON TO BIGGER AND BETTER THINGS WITH COLLEGE, RIGHT? YES MA’AM.

No Comments

Leave a Reply