OTA Fair Play Award Recipient: Elena Rusic!
OTA Fair Play award Recipient: Elena Rusic!
The OTA would like to congratulate Elena Rusic who is the Fair Play Award recipient for the month of February 2023! Elena is 9 years old, lives in Oakville and plays/trains at Joshua Creek Tennis. She plays in the OTA Under 10 division.
The Fair Play award is an OTA program that rewards a U9/U10 Circuit competitor each month (includes GTA & Ottawa; U9/U10 Boys and Girls) for their exemplary conduct during tournaments.
Nominees are selected based off the following criteria:
- Outstanding sportsmanship during matches
- Calling out the score when serving
- Shaking your opponent’s hand after the match
- Maintaining your composure during matches: avoid emotional outbursts.
- Making accurate and fair line calls
- Ability to manage your scores (avoid scoring disputes)
- Avoiding code violations
The recipient each month is awarded a Fair Play Certificate and a Cineplex gift card.