January 17-18, 2020 MCB Open Tournament
Since 1975, the Mo Connolly (MCB) Tennis Foundation of Kansas funds its mission to serve the youth of Wichita by organizing a great party and a fast-paced, fun-filled tennis tournament for players of all levels! For more than 40 years, it’s been the region’s most worthy tennis event!
Your sponsorship enabled nearly 1,000 Wichita youth to experience a tennis program by MCB last year with additional thousands through the Net Gen school program. Thank you!
This year the event will take place on Friday and Saturday, January 17 and 18, 2020. Macaela and Bruce Harris will be hosting the Friday evening event. Tennis tournament play on January 18th will be at Crestview Country Club and Wichita Country Club.
This is a FUN tournament. If you have never participated, this is what you can expect:
On Friday night at the fundraising gala from 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm:
- Food, drink, music
- Players learn court assignments for Saturday tournament
- Information about the MCB Mission
- 50/50 Raffle Winner Drawing (Half of the raffle pot goes to MCB the other half to the WINNER . Previous years has been a raffle pot of $4000 ++++) Winners don’t have to be present to win.
- Other FANTASTIC prizes
On Saturday 11:30 am- 3:00 ish pm: (Warmups start at 11:30 so we can finish in time for the 3:00 WSU game)
- No need to register WITH a partner…you just sign up and enjoy a fun day of tennis!
- You will play multiple short-format “matches” with multiple different partners
- You will be able to purchase Mulligans, which allow you “do-overs”
- Some good tennis, some bad tennis and lots of laughs!
- lunch provided
- Prizes awarded at each host site at awards presentation immediately following conclusion of tournament play