Monthly Archive for August, 2010

: August, 2010

More Pilot Pen ticket exchange news

Here’s the latest release from the Pilot Pen people regarding the rain that wached out James Blake’s Tuesday night match … Due to inclement weather that suspended play at the start of the James
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Rain, Rain, go away … hooray it did!

Here at the Pilot Pen, it would be a tournament if we didn’t have a rain delay, which of course, we did. Afternoon play Tuesday was suspended at 4:15 p.m. and has just resumed at 5:35 p.m. Marcos
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Pilot Pen ticket exchange

Due to inclement weather that interrupted play during Session 1 of the 2010 Pilot Pen Tennis tournament Sunday, tournament organizers have developed the following Ticket Exchange Policy for Session 1
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Ivanovic out, No. 3 Petrova in

Less than a day after saying she was excited to be at the Pilot Pen, Ana Ivanovic had left the building, withdrawing today citing a bad ankle (the same ankle that forced her to withdraw from her
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Memories of Bobby Thomson (and Ralph Branca)

In the summer of 2006, as part of a “Meet the Legends” event at the Ballpark at Harbor Yard, Bobby Thomson and Ralph Branca came to Bridgeport. Since an October day in 1951, the two men had been
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Richard B. Elsberry, 1932-2010

I just wanted to let everyone know that my father, Richard B. Elsberry, passed away Saturday afternoon at Danbury Hospital at the age of 77 after a long illness. He was with family when he died and is
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Ana Ivanovic to play in Pilot Pen

Ana Ivanovic is coming to the Pilot Pen. Take a look … OK, stop staring. Here’s the release … NEW HAVEN – Former World No. 1 and French Open champion Ana Ivanovic has been granted a wildcard into
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SSTI is at fault for ASA cancellation, not Brakettes

Over the past couple of days there are been a lot of interesting comments regarding the news release sent by Stratford Park and Recreation Director and Stratford Softball Tournaments Inc. member Pat
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ASA Tournament cancelled

Stratford Softball Tournaments Inc. board member Pat Patusky sent this release out at 10 o’clock Sunday night. Apparently she feels the Brakettes are at fault for only two teams registering for the
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