By Ray Krueger
Ray Krueger's story—that of a 275-pound youngster who fears leaving his own residence for worry of operating into his personal father, yet is going directly to develop into an elite, best 20 tennis participant within the 45-and-over age division—veritably glows with the incandescent ardour that allows a few fortunate souls to adventure participatory activities as a wonderful, life-shaping and remodeling event. The weekend warrior is alive and good and in strong fingers with Krueger! —Peter Bodo, writer of THE COURTS OF BABYLON and THE CLAY RAN crimson
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I knew the ball would be out of reach but I leaped and stretched full out anyway. When I landed I had hit nothing but air and felt a mini-spasm in the my back. It was a familiar feeling. I had tweaked a disk. How bad, I did not know. I lost 6-3. That was it. I was out of the main draw, but not the tournament. That is because of the back draw. So I headed out to see who I would face in the first round of the back draw. The match had started the same time as mine, but they were in the middle of the second set.
And would also leave periodically. Juniper had some decent players, but more than anything else it had characters. There was the one-armed man who held the ball and the racket while tossing his serve in one motion; there was the former paddleball player who switched hands so he did not have a backhand; the guy who would deal drugs from his racket bag (actually I think we had a few of those guys); the guy who smashed two and three rackets a day; Gary the garbage man, Crazy Joe, John the cop, Lenny the fisherman, Danny the smoker, the mailman with hemorrhoid problems and California Freddie.
More importantly, the courts are not air conditioned. I could try to toast my opponent. com, is a teaching pro with flawless strokes. I would have to wear him down. I got off to a fast start and took the first set 6-4, before his superior game took over the second set 6-1. But he appeared to tire in the heat of the third set so I was able to prevail 6-4, and win another 250 points. My last major of the year was the jewel of the schedule, the National clay courts in Savannah, Ga. The tournament is run like a professional tour event with amazing hospitality, a beautiful setting and scores of local residents coming out to see the matches.
45-Love. My Yearlong Quest to Fulfill a Lifelong Dream in the Sport of Tennis by Ray Krueger