Tournament News Update
"The 18U and 14U Singles and Doubles will be USTA sanctioned this year."
That means if they are a member of the USTA they will get their USTA Points and their ATS and MTC Points. This is a new addition to our tournament which I hope will bring in more junior players…Sue Huffman Stanley
2018 Kenny Huffman Tennis Scholarship Awarded
The Kenny Huffman Memorial Tennis Foundation is a non-
We are honored this year to present four $1,000.00 scholarships. One of our scholarships goes to McKenzie Hayes, daughter of Sonnie and Bill. McKenzie received her scholarship from Jeff Porter at the Carter County High School awards program. McKenzie has a 4.3 GPA, has put in many hours of community service, and has won many tournaments including the Women's Doubles in the Kenny Huffman Classic. She plans on furthering her education at Eastern State University majoring in mathematics. McKenzie gives free lessons to children that might not otherwise have the opportunity to play tennis. She wants to continue supporting tennis and sponsoring tournaments as she gets older. We are honored to present a $1,000.00 scholarship to McKenzie.
Another scholarship recipient was Ashton Jones, the daughter of Glen and Joyce Jones. Ashton was presented the scholarship by Jim Vanover at her awards program on May 23 at Morgan County High School. Ashton is an "A" student and plans on continuing her education at the University of Pikeville on an academic and tennis scholarship. Ashton has completed numerous hours of community service. She has won many tennis tournaments including the Jr. 16U and the Mixed A Doubles in the Kenny Huffman Tennis Classic. Congratulations Ashton!
Our third and fourth scholarship recipients are twin brothers from Belfry -
Noah is planning on majoring in pre-
Nicholas is majoring in Biology. After graduation and starting a career, he wants to teach young kids to play tennis and help organize tennis tournaments for junior players. Nicholas has won many tennis tournaments including the Junior Boy's 14U and the Men's "B" Singles in the Kenny Huffman Tennis Classic. We are honored to have presented Nicholas a $1,000.00 Scholarship.
The Kenny Huffman Tennis Classic Committee wants to thank all our sponsors, volunteers, and participants for helping make it possible to give one or more scholarships to deserving high school graduates.