Monthly Archives: August 2016


Aviators Soar Past Breakers To Earn First Championship

San Diego Aviators Soar Past Orange County Breakers To Earn First Mylan World TeamTennis Championship Aviators’ Harrison Starts Day with Win in US Open Qualifier, Then Helps Aviators To Triumph… Read more »

Wounded Warriors of Long Beach & First Serve at BJK Tennis Center

UPDATE – Sept 8th Long Beach Wounded Warrior Tennis Clinic

UPDATE: Next Long Beach Wounded Warrior Tennis Clinic Is Sept 8th, 2016. We look forward to seeing you next week at the Long Beach Wounded Warrior Tennis Clinic on Friday, … Read more »

New Arthur Ashe Stadium Photo Art Seitz

US Open – The Roof

The final Grand Slam of the year, the US Open, is anticipated like no other major. Since it is staged at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing… Read more »


Community Development Workshop October 2016

  Download October 2016 Community Development Workshop Brochure


Community Spotlight: Ginger Tangedahl

By Steve Pratt As a volunteer for years at the popular annual Queen of Hearts / Vic Braden Tournament run by Dennis Claus, there was no way for Ginger Tangedahl… Read more »

egg toss 600

Kramer Future Champions Grant Application

The Southern California Tennis Association Foundation (“SCTAF”) (formerly known as the Pacific Southwest Youth Foundation) is the charitable and philanthropic entity of the Southern California Tennis Association and is a… Read more »


Junior Spotlight: Andrew Whitehouse

It’s all a matter of confidence for Andrew Whitehouse of Westlake Village. The 17-year-old recently concluded a successful summer by taking part in one of the most prestigious tournaments in… Read more »


Beyond the Score: Easy To See Why US Open Is Fans Attendance Leader

By Lisa Thomas Take a guess at what is the most highly attended sporting event in the world. Maybe you’re thinking Super Bowl, Indy 500 or perhaps the Kentucky Derby. … Read more »

Bruce Hunt

Is Tennis A Country Club Sport?

Rallying With The Executive Director I wondered about that when I read a paragraph in a recent Sports Illustrated issue about the Rio Olympics and “the country club sports of… Read more »

2016 Mylan WTT Champion San Diego Aviators_credit CameraworkUSA

Aviators defeat Breakers for Mylan WTT Title

The San Diego Aviators defeated the Orange County Breakers 25-14 to win their first Mylan World TeamTennis championship on Friday in the Mylan WTT Finals presented by Citi at historic… Read more »

Tennis Warehouse & SCTA Collaborate on Good Sportsmanship

Earlier this month, the 18 and over League Sectionals marked the start of a new partnership with the SCTA and Tennis Warehouse.  We are so honored to have Tennis Warehouse… Read more »

2016 Le Blanc Cup

The USA just completed a successful trip in Canada. Both teams competed in a 5 team round robin and the USA boys defeated Spain 3-0, Columbia 3-0, Quebec 3-0 and… Read more »


Aviators’ Harrison and Breakers’ Gibbs named MVPs

Aviators’ Ryan Harrison and Breakers’ Nicole Gibbs named Mylan World TeamTennis MVPs presented by Forevermark Fabrice Martin, Michaella Krajicek Named Top Rookies; San Diego’s John Lloyd is Coach of the… Read more »


Scott & Kraft To Be Inducted Into 2016 Hall of Fame

Tennis Pioneers Eugene Scott & Eve Kraft To Be Inducted into Tennis Industry Hall of Fame Journalist & player Scott and community tennis visionary Kraft to be honored at 9th… Read more »


Former USC Trojan Danielle Lao Headed To US Open

It all started in Southern California at the Claremont Club for former USC Trojan Danielle Lao and her doubles partner Jacqueline Cako as the pair captured the US Open National… Read more »

Collegiate Hall Of Fame To Induct Four In 2016 Class

  The Intercollegiate Tennis Association formally announced its ITA Women’s Collegiate Tennis Hall of Fame class of 2016 on Tuesday, August 23, 2016.  Alycia Moulton, Gretchen Rush, Jane Goodman and… Read more »


San Diego Tennis Hall Of Fame 2016

Tournament Director, Hank Lloyd with 2015 Costa Mesa Pro Classic finalist Ernesto Escobedo, Costa Mesa City Council member, Katrina Foley and winner Ryan Shane

USTA Pro Circuit Fall Futures Events

The USTA Pro Circuit has found a home in Southern California. The three $10,000 tournaments taking place at The Claremont Club, the Racquet Club of Irvine and Los Caballeros Racquet… Read more »

egg toss grant 600

Socal Intercollegiate Tennis – Outstanding On Every Level

Southern California Intercollegiate Tennis – Outstanding On Every Level The intercollegiate tennis competition found in the section is unrivaled. No other area has such a wide array of outstanding programs…. Read more »

Tennis Execs Present Plans & Research TIA Tennis Forum

Top Tennis Execs to Present Latest Plans, Research at TIA Tennis Forum in NYC Key industry event on Aug. 29 to highlight initiatives, issues and challenges in the tennis marketplace… Read more »


2016 Le Blanc Cup

We are pleased to announce the players selected to represent the United States in the 10th Annual “Coupe Le Blanc – Le Blanc Cup”. This 12 and under team event… Read more »

Gibbs 8

OC Breakers Preparing For WTT Final Match Aug. 26

It’s been quite a memorable return to Southern California for the Orange County Breakers as the recently concluded Mylan World TeamTennis regular season was full of highlights led by the… Read more »