ABC Reports on Western Wii™ Tennis Tournament
To prepare for a tennis tournament against the pros, Western Regional Medical Center held a Nintendo® Wii™ tennis tournament for patients.
"What they are doing here is incredible, I am so glad that professional athletes are being aware of this and I'm so happy they are here for the cause," says CTCA cancer patient Lilian Diaz.
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Woman news reporter: A cancer center in Goodyear serving up a good time with a Wii tennis tournament. Patients at Cancer Treatment Centers of America got some practice today, and tomorrow they’ll compete in a tournament against six tennis pros. Patients say the video game is a great way to stay active and keep their minds off the disease.
Lilian Diaz: What their doing here is incredible. I’m so glad that other athletes, professional athletes are being aware of this and I’m so glad that their here for the cause.
Woman news reporter: The tennis pros are in town for CTCA tennis championships being held this weekend in Surprise. A pretty good weekend for tennis.