A Florida girl who was in Alpharetta for the USTA Girls 12 and Under National Championship Tournament won something she didn't expect – an doll dressed in a tennis outfit.
The (CVB) gave away an American Girl doll to one athlete during the tournament that was held from Aug. 5-10 at the .
The Alpharetta CVB said there were 140 rising tennis stars from around the U.S. who competed in the tournament this year. Among the young athletes was Jimena Rodriquez Benito from Key Biscayne, Fla. whose name was drawn to win an American Girl doll dressed in a tennis outfit. Benito was not familiar with the American Girl brand before entering the contest, but was excited to learn more now that she was the winner of the doll, according to the Alpharetta CVB.
The Alpharetta CVB team works with sports events planners year round to bring local, regional and national events to Alpharetta. Planners can take advantage of the CVB’s complimentary planning services which include checking hotel availability and securing the best group rates, acting as a hotel liaison, organizing and conducting personal site inspections, providing information about Alpharetta, assisting in transportation and other logistical arrangements and referring vendors and service providers in order to meet all the event needs.