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Posted: 2013 Jun 07 - 06:14

Junior tennis championships start this weekend

The most competitive US Tennis Association Section junior championships in the nation, producing the most players to go on and achieve the world No. 1 ranking, the 65th edition of the USTA Florida Bobby Curtis Junior State Championships will be June 8-13.

Play will be at the Florida Tennis Center in Daytona Beach, Sanlando Park in Altamonte Springs and the Ormond Beach Tennis Center.

Formerly known as the USTA Florida Jr. State Closed, in 2012 the tournament was renamed for Bobby Curtis, the legendary organizer of Florida junior tournaments.

Four juniors who have raised trophies at the event and gone on to rank No. 1 in the world on the ATP or WTA rankings are Chris Evert, Jennifer Capriati, Jim Courier and Andy Roddick.

56th annual Daytona 500 tickets are on sale

Tickets to the 56th annual Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on Sunday, Feb. 23, are now on sale, starting at $65.

Tickets for children 12 and younger are 50 percent off all backstretch grandstand seats while supplies last for the Daytona 500.

In addition to the 56th annual Daytona 500, tickets for Budweiser Speed Weeks 2014 events will be available, including the DRIVE4COPD 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race, the NextEra Energy Resources 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race, the inaugural nighttime running of the Budweiser Duel, The Sprint Unlimited at Daytona and Lucas Oil 200 Presented By MAV TV, American Real Doubleheader and Daytona 500 Qualifying presented by Kroger.

In the preliminary races, tickets for children 12 and younger are $10 in reserved grandstands and free in general admission areas and in the Sprint FANZONE.

For tickets, go online to daytonainternationalspeedway.com, call 800-PITSHOP or visit the ticket office at 1801 W. International Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach.




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