RENO-TAHOE TENNIS HALL OF FAME

 

The Hall of Fame recognizes individuals in our community who have developed/promoted/volunteered to make a difference with junior tennis in the Northern Nevada/Tahoe Region for several years.  The BLTA congratulates and honors these individuals.

 

INDUCTEES

  • 1993  Hutch Nenzel*   Tilly Botti* Elaine Deller-Tone
  • 1994   Will Chism  Cathy Cope
  • 1995   Bill Ralf*  John Lohse
  • 1996   Bob Deller  Bob Fairman**
  • 1997   Bonni Sue Hickson  Benno Baumann*        
  • 1998   Steve Topol   Kerwin Foley**
  • 1999   Scott Buell  Bob Nelson-Korland
  • 2000   Kurt Richter  Pam Dice-Delnagro
  • 2005   Patrick Fagen
  • 2006  Deborah L. Alarcon
  • 2007  Bob Phelps
  • 2008  Edward Feinhandler
  • 2009  Christy M. Funk
  • 2011   Jeff Day
  • 2012  Michelle McKibbin
  • 2013  Diane Baker-Roberts


*deceased   ** Posthumous 

Serving Junior Tennis in Northern Nevada & Lake Tahoe

The Biggest Little Tennis Association

2017 Wild Wild West Benefit Gala

Ponds, Rails & Martinis one of our live auction offerings for 2017 was held on June 9, Friday evening.  Enjoy the pictures.

Junior Tennis Benefit Gala

SAVE THE DATE

THE 2018 BENEFIT GALA  will be held on JANUARY 27, 2018




Our Theme for 2018 will be Mardi Gras

Entertainment: Do Well Events - DJs Matt and Katie McDowell

Reno Guns and Range digital simulator

& photo booth


Ticket Prices:  

Individuals $75

Couple $120

Full Table $560

VIP Table $600

Registration coming soon

​​WILD WILD WEST BENEFIT GALA FOR 2017 CONCLUDES

WITH FUNDRAISING EFFORTS FUNDING SEVERAL JUNIOR 

PROGRAMS FOR THE COMING YEAR. 


The Biggest Little Tennis Association's 2017 junior tennis benefit gala

was held on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at the Atlantis Hotel and Casino.  

The 2017 theme was WILD WILD WEST.  Dress up was encouraged

with this western theme and the costumes were amazing. 

  • Line dancing instruction Amanda of 'Dancin' Reno
  • Reno Guns & Range's digital simulator competition
  • Music by "Do Well Events" (Matt & Katie McDowell)
  • Photo booth, donated by Dr. Pitts and Associates.  

​    

This year the Live Auction was announced by Cameron Crain

and the auction grossed the BLTA $13,000.  This money will

be used in the promotion and growth of junior tennis in the

northern Nevada region.  Thank you for everyone who

participated.  ​


WINNERS of the LIVE Auction Offerings

  • Brenner's BBQ Bash:  Randy & Ryan Thornton, Tom & Julie Brown, Ed & Lisa Smyth, Alan & Cristin Priest, David & Christy Funk, Ron & Nancy Hoy, Keith & Chris Fegert
  • Ponds, Rails & Martinis:  Ron & Nancy Hoy, Tren & Andrea Nolan, Paula Kaley, Ed Harney, Kevin & Michelle McKibbin, Kyle & Kiera Walker, Dennis & Candace Zansler, Keith & Chris Fegert, Steve & Pam Truss
  • Sip & Side Clay Court: John & Marci Crowell
  • Sailing Lake Tahoe:  Remy Bernarda & James Hawks
  • Lake Tahoe Chamber Landing Get-Away: Lesley Pittman
  • Out on the Town Basket:  Diana Gouling & Susan Day 
  • Board of Directors Wine Selection:  Bill & Jane Wymore


​Thank you to our ​2017 Cash Donors!

  • Chris & Sherri Long​ $1000
  • Ward & Mariam Chilton $1000
  • ​Gary & Cher Muhonen $500
  • ​Jeannette Berry $100