Tennis pro recognized
Chris Tully received the Local League Coordinator of the Year Award for Georgia.
The award was given Oct. 13 during the USTA Georgia year-end awards banquet in Atlanta. The honor recognizes Tully for his efforts in growing tennis in the area, specifically USTA league tennis.
Tully is the head tennis professional at Riverview Park and director of tennis operations for North Augusta.
In 2012, he coordinated 56 leagues comprised of 237 teams from area facilities. Player participation has increased by 3.6 percent under his leadership.