Dave Hubinger

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Dave Hubinger won 27 state tennis championships encompassing three states and 70,000 square miles: Pennsylvania three titles,  seven in West Virginia and 17 in Delaware . This makes him
Delaware’s most prolific men’s state tennis champion. An additional 25 major victories in Delaware means Dave won 42 tennis titles in the First State. In national Senior Olympics tennis doubles, Dave
won bronze in 1999 and placed fourth in 2003. He’s had over 90% tennis success in 20 cities in 10 states. He has won more than 150 trophies, most of them in tennis. Hubinger played three years on the
Junior Davis Cup team, and was Lafayette College’s #1 tennis player for four years, winning 36 of 38 singles matches, was undefeated and captain in 1953. He was inducted into the Lafayette College
Athletic Hall of Fame and the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame. Dave has taught tennis gratis to adults and children for more than 50 years, including four 2008 Delaware programs. Dave was Delaware
Senior Olympics 2007 “Outstanding Athlete” having won 40 medals – 70% gold – in tennis, golf, bowling and table tennis. In 1995 he won gold in all four sports. He holds low gross golf scoring records
in two age brackets. In 1998 Dave won the Delaware Seniors Bowling Tournament and registered a 278 game. He’s rolled several over-700 series. In 1997 he placed fourth in National Senior Olympics
bowling. Dave coached University of Delaware bowling teams. At the DuPont Country Club, Dave won eight tennis, five retiree golf, and three bowling titles.



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