Sports & Recreation

A Tennis Skills & Drills Day for Special Olympics

A Tennis Skills & Drills Day for Special Olympics will be held on Friday October 22 at Bates College. Volunteers, including members of the Lewiston High Tennis Team and the Lewiston Police Department Community Resource Team, will provide instruction on tennis fundamentals. Over 85 area athletes are expected to attend. According to Jody Benson, coordinator for Androscoggin Area Special Olympics, “This is another opportunity for the Special Olympic Athletes of Androscoggin County to experience the sport of tennis and gain the skills needed to participate in competition in the future.