Monthly Archives: September 2016


Giron Continues Successful Rebound From Surgery

UCLA’s Marcos Giron Continues Successful Rebound From Surgery Singles quarterfinals and doubles final to be held today in Fountain Valley Marcos Giron, the former top collegiate singles player at UCLA,… Read more »


Los Cab Junior Tournament 2016 Winners

For the first time in Southern California history, the Los  Cab USTA Tour Futures held a junior’s tournament the week before the main draw assuring winners of the singles and… Read more »


McFadden Intermediate Hosts Kiwanis Wheelchair Tennis Event 2016

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Former UCLA Player Advances At Los Cab Futures

Former Star UCLA Player Advances To Second Round Of Los Cab Futures Marcos Giron and Irvine’s Evan Zhu among Thursday’s singles competitors Marcos Giron, the former top collegiate singles player… Read more »


2016 Mxd 40 & Over Sectionals Winners & Finalists

Congratulations To The Teams That Made It To The 2016 Mxd 40 & Over Sectionals And To The Winners That Advanced To The Nationals In Surprise, AZ! 6.0 Champs –… Read more »


How Can You Help More Kids Play Tennis And Learn?

RALLYING WITH THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR How You Can Help NJTL Enable More Kids To Play Tennis And Learn? Arthur Ashe, Charlie Pasarell and Sheridan Snyder founded the National Junior Tennis… Read more »


Vic Braden – Tennis Hall Of Fame Candidate

In the tennis world of today, tournaments along with accompanying activities take place all year round. Currently, the pros are on the Asian swing of their post-US Open tours. During… Read more »


Tennis Partnerships For Parks

On a tennis court in a neighborhood park under the tutelage of their father is where two of tennis’ current greats, the Williams sisters, first learned the game. And, thanks… Read more »


Dr. Groppel Named Health & Wellness Advisor For TIA

Human Performance Expert Dr. Jack Groppel Named Health & Wellness Advisor for the Tennis Industry The co-founder of Johnson & Johnson’s Human Performance Institute brings his experience in health, fitness… Read more »


Health Benefits Of Tennis: Why Play Tennis?


Why Is Tennis So Good For Our Youth?

RALLYING WITH THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Why is tennis so good for our youth? The USTA spelled out why we should be proud to promote and develop the growth of tennis… Read more »


Main Draw Begins Tuesday In Los Cab Futures Event

Main Draw Begins Tuesday In Los Cab USTA Men’S Futures Event Eight players with Southern California connections in 32-person singles main draw Top-seeded Carl Soderlund of Sweden is one of… Read more »

Finals of Junior Davis Cup And Junior Fed Cup

The USA teams started out its quest for the 2016 Junior Davis & Fed cup titles in Budapest, Hungary.  The USA boys are seeded 4th behind Canada, Russia and China. … Read more »


2016 Adult 55 & Over Sectionals Winners And Finalists

Congratulations to the teams that made it to the Finals of the Adult 55 & Over Sectionals and to the winners that will be advancing to the Nationals in Surprise,… Read more »


iTennis Arroyo Seco Racquet Club – Fundraiser for Baton Rouge Teachers


Singles Qualifying Begins At Fountain Valley

Local Juniors Earn Wildcard Entries Into Professional Tennis Event In Fountain Valley Singles qualifying begins Sept. 23; main draw starts Sept. 27 Buena Park’s Robert Baylon, Ojai’s Michael Chan and… Read more »


Vuong Coaches USTA 18-and-over 4.5 Team To Sectional Finals

What started out as a way to train and get more matches for the annual Gay and Lesbian Tennis Federation Cal Cup, turned into a winning season for the West… Read more »

What Are The 2016 SCTA Initiatives To Grow Tennis?

Rallying With The Executive Director The SCTA purchased a territory in the San Fernando Valley (SFV) from Teach Grow Achieve (TGA) Premiere Youth Tennis in Spring 2014 to begin teaching… Read more »

Hilary Barte Photo Stanford Athletics

Riviera/ITA All-American Championships – Intercollegiate Showtime

In Southern California, the fall sports calendar is loaded with an almost 24/7 collection of events to attend. With school back in session, college football games are the focal point… Read more »


Fanselow Takes Claremont Club Pro Futures Title With Three-Set Win Over Zhu

CLAREMONT, Calif., (Sept. 18, 2016) – There’s something about Southern California that brings out the best tennis in former Pepperdine standout and German Sebastian Fanselow. Following his three-set win over… Read more »


Beyond the Score: Rest and Recovery Are Keys To Success

By Lisa Thomas What a memorable couple of weeks, watching some of the best tennis on the big stage in the great city of New York.  The US Open did… Read more »


Future Bruin Zhu Upsets Former Bruin Thompson at Claremont

CLAREMONT, Calif., (Sept. 14, 2016) – Qualifier and American teenager Evan Zhu upset the tournament’s No. 2 seed and former No. 1 college player Clay Thompson on Thursday during second-round… Read more »