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  1. Double Szavision?

    After much debate, my partner and I decided to dress in Federerian all-black for our second match. I had no black shoes or sweat socks, so my high black dress socks looked a little odd going into my all-white tennis shoes.

    We (I Feel Prettier) got to the courts before our opponents (The Aces), and hit around a little. When our opponents arrived, I realized that I recognized the girl on their team from last season. She was on the team that won it all, who I was happy to have seen won, ...

    Updated 10-03-2007 at 07:41 PM by oohsalmon

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  2. The Wonderful Sound of Clanging Metal

    Tonight marked the beginning of the intramural mixed tennis season here at the University of Michigan. I signed up with my partner from last year, my roommate's (now ex-) girlfriend. We went 2-1 in the regular season and made the semifinals of the playoffs last year (winning two rounds in a 10-team bracket).

    Last year our team was named "I Feel Pretty" after the ubiquitous Nike commercial from last fall starring Maria Sharapova. We decided after that that we would name next ...

    Updated 10-03-2007 at 07:41 PM by oohsalmon

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