People

Louisiana Tennis Interviews and Biographies

Irving Goldstein

  IRVING GOLDSTEIN Published by Billy Crawford on April 11, 2011 | Edit Irving Goldstein Q: I understand you may be the “youngest” member of the club; how young are you? A: 90 years young Q: How long have you been a member of the CPTC? A: 18 years Q: What is your impression of the new City Park/Pepsi Tennis Center? A: As beautiful as… Read more →

Bob Zimmerman

  Bob Zimmerman Published by Billy Crawford on April 11, 2011 | Edit Bob Zimmerman Q.  Bob Zimmerman, you are one of the newest members of the club .When did you join? A.  February or March 2011. Q.  When you joined, how did you get the membership information? A.   Chester and Bob M. Q.  Do you have a regular group of guys to play tennis… Read more →

George Duerson

  GEORGE DUERSON Published by Billy Crawford on April 14, 2011 | Edit George Duerson Q.  Billy.  How long have you been a member of the CPTC? A.  George.  10 years Q.  When you first became a member, how did you get the membership information? A.  From a member of the Club Q.  I know you have recently had surgery.  How is your recovery and… Read more →

Steve Carter

  STEVE CARTER Published by Billy Crawford on April 15, 2011 | Edit Steve Carter Q.  How old were you when you started playing tennis? A.  Eight grade.  My father worked for EXXON in Baton Rouge.  He received the first PH.D given at LSU, which was in chemical engineering.  He was transferred to Caracas, Venezuela.  Tennis was the only sport available to me there.  An… Read more →

George Baker

  GEORGE BAKER Published by Billy Crawford on April 18, 2011 | Edit George Baker Q.  Billy:  How many years have you been a member of the CPTC? A.  George:  5 years Q.  Do you play singles, doubles, or both? A.  Both singles and doubles Q.  Do you have regular guys you play tennis with?  What days/times? A.  Yes.  Charles Perkins on Monday and Wednesday… Read more →

Philip Gattuso

  PHILIP GATTUSO Published by Billy Crawford on April 19, 2011 | Leave a response | Edit INTERVIEW WITH PHILIP GATTUSO Philip Gattuso Billy:  When did you join the City Park Tennis club? Philip:  Approximately 8 or 9 months ago Q:  When you joined the club, how did you get the membership information? A:  A friend, Bob Besse, called and asked if I wanted to play with… Read more →