USPTA Lessons for Life Award a

Brett Hall (Salem, OR)

Brett Hall was a recipient of the USPTA Lessons for Life Award for raising money for charity by utilizing unique and creative tennis events.  Hall hosted The New Mexico Texas Shootout Team Tennis Tournament from 2013-2017, which was a fundraiser for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The tournament offered both men’s and women’s doubles and a team format consisting of six players on a team playing 41-point matches. The event raised over $60,000 in five years with $17,000 being raised in 2017 and all the proceeds went to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.