Commack High School Tennis Team Aces Autism Awareness

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Wednesday, June 1, 2016 was a perfect day for Commack High School’s 5th Annual Student/Teacher Doubles Tournament fundraiser “Tennis for Autism”  to raise awareness of autism and NSSA.

Proceeds from the fundraiser were generously donated to NSSA.

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Shane Helfner, President of the Suffolk County Tennis Coach’s Association, spearheads this event each year – we’re so fortunate to have such good friends and supporters in the community.

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Family and friends, staff and students came out to support the event and players. There was such a genuine feeling of camaraderie among the tennis team and faculty players.

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Raffle prizes were announced near the end of the event and there were many happy winners.

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Everyone who participated received a medal and the top four places in the tournament received trophies. But everyone involved in the event – from students and faculty, to Shane and parents – are winners as far as we’re concerned.

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Thank you Commack HS Boys Varsity Tennis Team, Commack High School faculty, and Shane Helfner for helping to raise awareness of autism and Nassau Suffolk Services for Autism.

We *Love All* the Commack High School Tennis Team

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Last week the Commack Boy’s Varsity Tennis team played it’s 3rd Annual Student/Teacher Doubles Tournament to raise money for NSSA. Tennis coach Shane Helfner, who is also President of the Suffolk County Tennis Coach’s Association, spearheads this event each year – we’re blessed to have such a good friend!

4tennis collage 1The weather was perfect and plenty of family and friends came out to watch the event. Spectators also enjoyed refreshments and winning raffle prizes!

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Everyone who played got a medal for participating, and much appreciation from us at NSSA. We congratulate the winners on games well played.participantswinnersAnd I do believe we witnessed the efforts of the youngest-ever ball boy!

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Thank you Commack High School, the Boys Varsity Tennis Team, faculty, and Shane Helfner, for once again helping raise awareness and money for NSSA. We Love All (<- see how I did that?) of you!