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City tennis to hold 50th tournament

The Laguna Beach Tennis Tournament will celebrate its 50th year of competition with tournament play set for the weekends of April 21-22 and 28-29.

Events include men’s and women’s singles, doubles and mixed 2.0 through Open play. A Youth/Experience doubles event that will pair a young player with an adult, also will be held.

Entries close April 6. Late entries may be accepted but are not guaranteed a spot. Singles play entry is $30 per player and doubles play $40 per pair. Payment should be sent to City of Laguna Beach, Tennis Tournament, Laguna Beach Community Services Dept., 515 Forest Avenue, 92651.


Entry forms are available at courts in Laguna Beach, the Community Services Dept., and by request at

Persons interested in volunteering and/or sponsoring/partnering for this year’s special event also can e-mail tournament director Julie Heussenstamm at

Breakers No. 6 in boys’ volleyball poll

The boys’ volleyball team is No. 6 in the CIF-Southern Section Division II poll. Division II: 1. Corona del Mar; 2. Santa Barbara; 3. Valencia/Valencia; 4. Dos Pueblos; 5. San Marcos; 6. Laguna Beach; 7. Arcadia; 8. Claremont; 9. Santa Ynez; 10. Canyon/Canyon Country.