WILTON, Conn. The field is filling up quickly for the Wilton Open platform tennis tournament, scheduled for Saturday, March 24, at the Wilton YMCA and several other local clubs.
The B Draw for the tournament is already filled with 32 teams. The Open draw is nearly filled and includes several nationally ranked players.
The 29th annual event is the longest-running platform tennis event in Fairfield County. The Wilton Y, Wilton Riding Club and six other neighboring clubs host matches. Net proceeds benefit Wilton Y childrens charities.
The afternoon also features a performance by the band Wilton Steel from noon to 2 p.m. Wilton Physical Therapy, Anconas Wines & Liquors/Kraken Rum and Wilson Sporting Goods are tournament sponsors.
Players can register online at www.paddlepro.com/wiltonopen. Alex Siler and Mike Fried are the defending Open draw tournament champions.
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