What: The Houston Tennis Association gala and tennis fashion show.
Where: At the Westin Galleria Hotel.
The 411: The Houston Tennis Association raised more than $150,000 for the National Junior Tennis and Learning Program, thanks to the efforts of chair Lara Lehmann and honorary chairs Renee and Steve Ash and Sara and Randy Ortwein. Guest speaker Dick Gould regaled the audience with insights garnered from his experiences as former Stanford University tennis coach, his team having won the national championship a record 17 times. Tennis Express provided the fashion show of tennis togs from Fila, Tail and LoveAll.
Who: Emcee Lisa Malosky, auctioneer Rusty Mertink, William Mao, Toni and Sammy Giammalva, Daisy and Dr. Bill Quayle, Kathryn McNiel, Gwen Emmett and Harris County Judge Ed Emmett, John Kuhl, Leona and Dr. R.J. Schroeder, Douglas Pritchett and Joanne Hresko.