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Monthly Archives: February 2017

Guadalajara Tournament Attracts Competitive US Seniors

At the end of January, Guadalajara Country Club (GCC) in Jalisco, Mexico, hosted The XXXIV Seniors Tennis Tournament.  One of North America’s premier senior events, the round robin competition includes… Read more »

CaliCAMPUS: Meet USC’s Dylan & Brandon Holt

The name Roger Federer came up a lot, and after a while, that made perfect sense. It wasn’t necessarily Federer’s game that caught the eye of Dylan Holt, or his… Read more »

BEYOND THE SCORE: Take Time To Say Thank You

BEYOND THE SCORE by Lisa Thomas This week I was lucky enough to be invited to a very nice event that honored the efforts of some extraordinary people in our… Read more »

Wilson Demo Day At Billie Jean King Tennis Center

WEEKEND WRAP: SoCal Players Continue to Climb Rankings

Here’s our recap of SoCal’s finest competing all over the world last week! All eyes focused on Memphis this past weekend, where American Ryan Harrison found his own Graceland in… Read more »

2017 USTA Foundation Scholarship Opportunity

The deadline is Monday, February 27th at midnight. Looking to highlight and help your amazing high school seniors who are seeking college funding? Encourage them to apply for one or more… Read more »

2017 SCTA CTA Partnership Grant

The CTA Partnership Grant is offered each year to all registered CTAs in Southern California. The intention of this funding program is to help CTAs strengthen their organization, and to… Read more »

Can Creating New Adult Players Fast Help Your Business?

RALLYING WITH THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR “What’s new in 2017 for the SCTA?” is actually a repeat opportunity that debuted in 2016.  It’s called “Tennis in 10” (TNT) and it is… Read more »

Ribbon Cutting Celebration At El Toyon Park For Tennis Court Renovation Project

The Greater San Diego City Tennis Council proudly announces the completion of a four tennis court renovation project funded in partnership through the generous support of the City of National… Read more »

CaliCAMPUS: Meet UCSD’s Justin Zhang

On one side of the court was Goliath, the hard hitting John Isner, a nearly 7-foot American with a famously blistering serve and impressive power game. He dwarfed his opponent,… Read more »

CaliCAMPUS: Meet LMU’s Jessica Perez

Her coach thinks she could turn pro. She has notions of coaching. In the meantime, she majors in Humanities, minors in Journalism, and is embarking on her final semester at… Read more »

State Of The SCTA

Every year for 130 years, the SCTA has held an Annual Meeting of the USTA Organization Members located in Southern California to elect the next SCTA Board of Directors. At… Read more »

Same Sex Married Couples & Domestic Partners National Doubles Tournament

WEEKEND WRAP: Fed Cup winner; Muhammad still strong; Big weekend coming up!

  The pros dominated last weekend’s SoCal tennis headlines, with Coco Vandeweghe (Rancho Santa Fe) leading the charge in Fed Cup action, taking down Germany in the quarterfinals at Maui…. Read more »

College Capsule: University of California San Diego

The University of California at San Diego is poised to break through the elite tennis programs in southern California. With a relatively new head coach on the men’s side, a… Read more »

2017 Kramer And Talbert Grant Deadlines

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 »

Omni La Costa Resort and Spa Offers A Special Valentine’s Getaway

Looking to get away for a little tennis retreat with that special someone at this most romantic time of the year, then look no further than the Omni La Costa… Read more »

CAliCAMPUS: Meet Nick Borchenko | Loyola Marymount University

  If Nick Borchenko’s grandfather offers you a trip to See’s Candies, don’t believe him. It’s a ploy to get you on the tennis court, practicing the game against your… Read more »

SCTA Honors for Tscherne, Lara, and more at Service Awards

The annual SCTA Service Awards were presented on Monday, February 6 at the Los Angeles Tennis Center, honoring those who have made a lasting impact on tennis activities throughout southern… Read more »

Strategic Plan Summary 2017-21

Breakers Purchased By Eric Davidson

Orange County Breakers Purchased By Local Businessman Eric Davidson  The Orange County Breakers will take the court in 2017 with a new local owner for the first time in the… Read more »

Weekend Wrap: SoCal stars headline Davis Cup Win; Futures rolling from Dallas to Down Under

It was a great weekend for US Tennis, headlined by an impressive dispatch of Switzerland in Davis Cup action. The US swept their opponent in all five matches, with Steve… Read more »