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Tennis champ Mats Wilander visits Huntington for clinic

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Hundreds of tennis fans came to Huntington's Ritter Park on Wednesday for a day of tennis instruction from former world champion Mats Wilander.

WOW on Wheels was sponsored by the Ritter Park Tennis Center and the Greater Huntington Park and recreation district.

Wilander was joined by former number one Naval Academy player Cameron Lickle who helped with the clinics.

The clinics started at 9 a.m. followed by a free lunch with Mats.

Wilander hit the courts with players of all ages in the afternoon as the crowd watched on.

Following the clinic there was an exhibition doubles match with Wilander partnering with Ashland's Julie Ditty against Park Pro Richard Williams and Huntington's Patrick Walker.

A singles match between Wilander and James Kent highlighted the event.


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