The 4th Annual "Racquets for Hope: Tennis Tournament for Autism" takes place on the September 27-28 at City Club at River Ranch.

Do you play tennis?  How about participating in a FUN tournament with 2 events for a GREAT cause?

Autism Society Acadiana presents the 2013 Racquets for Hope, Sept 27-28, 2013 at City Club at River Ranch Tennis Courts.  The tournament will kick off with a mixer on Friday evening, 6PM.  Play will be mixed matches: mens’, womens,’ or mixed combo.  Tourney pro will pair players – no need to sign up with a partner.  The format for the mixer will be shortened sets with points awarded for each match.  Top 2 players with most points win!  Dinner and adult beverages for the players and tourney sponsors provided Friday in the parking lot of the City Club Pro Shop with catering by Johnny Carino’s.

On Sat., the play will be shortened matches with no-add scoring and prizes will be awarded to 1st and 2nd places in each division.  Breakfast, lunch, and dinner on Saturday – all included in cost of registration.

Registration forms available at City Club in the Pro Shop and at the Autism Society Acadiana office, or download from the website,, under News and Events, 2013 Racquets for Hope.

A silent auction will also be held through 5:00PM on Saturday, Sept. 28th.  Come check out the many items and help support Autism Society of Acadiana!

For event questions, contact 2013 Tennis Chair, Suzie Hargroder, via email at, or by phone, 337-212-0633, or contact the Autism Society Acadiana office, 337-235-4425, or via email,

Submitted by:  Vickie Nettles, Administrative Assistant, Autism Society Acadiana