Highland Open 2013

April 12-14, 2013

April 12-14, 2013

The 2013 Jim Crane State Farm Highland Open tennis tournament, presented by the Highland Park Tennis Association is now in the books. Thanks to all the players, donors, sponsors, committee members, family members, spectators, tennis fans and BREC staff who made the tournament such a success.

The tournament raised $19,815 for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, bringing the total contributed since 2009 to $99,593!

In addition, for the fourth year in a row, the Highland Open exceeded its goal of 65 Rose sponsors. For 2013, the tournament garnered 72 Rose sponsors with all of the $7,200 raised going directly to fight cystic fibrosis.

We look forward to another great Highland Open in 2014!  Mark your calendar now for April 4-6.


All Women’s Matches (2.5, 3.0, 3.5 and 4.0)

All Men’s Matches (3.0, 3.5 and 4.0)

Photos: Winners, Finalists and Consolation Winners

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Candid photos of the tournament

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We are so thankful for the 72 Rose Sponsors for 2013. We started the 2013 Highland Open on Friday with 30 Roses — 35 short of our goal of 65. By midday on Sunday, there were 66 Rose Sponsors, and that number grew to 72 as the final tally. Thank you so much for your support.  Click here to see the full list of 2013 Rose Sponsors.


Please join us in thanking and patronizing these sponsors and donors whose contributions made the 2013 Highland Open a great success:

Title Sponsor
Jim Crane State Farm

Presenting Sponsor
Highland Park Tennis Association

Media Sponsor
Cox Communications (guest appearance, tent and players’ bags)

Platinum Level ($1,000 – $2000)
Fantastic Sam’s (gift certificates)
Assurance Financial (tournament caps)

Gold Level ($1000)
Cortana Kiwanis Club (Saturday jambalaya)
Kiwanis Club of Baton Rouge (Sunday lunch)

Silver ($500)
Coca-Cola Bottling Co. United (banners, drinks)
Cox Communications (tent and players’ bags)
Greater Baton Rouge Community Tennis Association
Safelite Auto Glass (goody bag items)

Bronze ($300)
Iberville Bank (Friday night pizza party)
Blue Bell Creameries (Saturday afternoon ice cream)
Red Stick Kiwanis Club
Whole Foods (3 large fruit trays)

Ball Sponsor
On Court Tennis (4 cases)

American Business Systems, Ken Rish, 
Brew-Bachers Grill, David Grant, Debbie Klotzbach, Debbie Schott Embroidering, Dunkin’ Donuts, Gambino’s Bakery, Genevieve Moss, Jim Crane State Farm, Joe Templet, Johnny Little, Kathryn Martin, Krispy Kreme Donuts, Author Leo Honeycutt, Zapp’s, Marucci Sports, Matherne’s Supermarket, Mary Miller Miller, Merci Beaucoup, Nothing Bundt Cakes, LSU Baseball Coach Paul Mainieri, Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers, Ray Anders, Richie Weaver, Safelite AutoGlass, Sandra Harshbarger, The Jambalaya Shoppe, Connie Theriot, Keller Williams Realty, BREC Tennis Manager Yvette Marshall, Academy Sports, Brad Dupont, CC’s Community Coffee House, Jennifer Boxill, Jen Sholars, LSU Football Coach Les Miles, New York Bagel Company, Runnels Elementary School Library, Salon Vita, and Shae Cothern.

Please help us by becoming a sponsor today.  Click on the links below to learn more:

Sponsorship / Donor Levels
Sponsor / Donor Letter
Sponsor / Donor Agreement

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