Lee Delfausse Wins Two Gold Balls and then Plays for the U. S. Althea Gibson Cup Team in Turkey


Lee Delfausse of Waitsfield, VT won two gold balls, one in singles and one in doubles, at the 70's National Grass Tournament at Forest Hills, NY last July. These wins resulted in her being selected to play for the 70's Althea Gibson Cup team that competed in Turkey. She was the only New England player on a Cup team.


The U. S. Althea Gibson Cup team came in 4th, losing to France in the semis 2-1 and to Great Britain 2-1 for 3/4. The U. S. number one player got hurt.


 The U. S. Althea Gibson Cup Team.  Lee Delfausse is on the far left.