Tamura Estate donates for tennis


Stan Tamura

Writes Ruthie Cleary, tennis court committee:

“(Last) week, the Hood River Tennis Court Committee received a check in the amount of $10,000 from the estate of Stan Tamura. He played varsity tennis in his senior year at Hood River Valley High School and was passionate about the sport.

“These funds will be used for the ongoing maintenance of Tsuruta Courts for years to come, allowing our community and the next generation of players access to these courts. We are so very thankful for this generous donation.

“Stan worked with tennis greats including Pete Sampras, Jim Courier, Michael Chang, Li Na and many others. He also collaborated with Phil Knight of Nike Sports to open and coach juniors around the world.”

News and information from our partners


Comments are subject to moderator review and may not appear immediately on the site. A user's first several comments must be manually approved by a moderator.

Please read our commenting policy before posting.

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Sign in to comment


Information from the News and our advertisers (Want to add your business to this to this feed?)