Tennis win for local athlete

Playing together for the first time, a team takes the ladies doubles title in Merritt.

Gloria Mertens (l) and Deanna Sheloff accept their ladies doubles tennis award.

Gloria Mertens from the Ashcroft and District Tennis Association and Deanna Sheloff from the Merritt Tennis Club placed first in the ladies doubles competition at a recent tournament in Merritt. It was the first time the women had played together.

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