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Monthly Archives: April 2017

Adult Doubles Sectional Championship 2016

Congratulations To The Teams That Made It To The Finals And To The Winners Of The 2016 SCTA Doubles Section Championship! 2.5F: Champs – SFV – Paseo Club/Got It Girls… Read more »

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Cary Is New Senior Director Pro Tennis Strategy, Officiating And Pro Circuit

Following the untimely passing of our friend and colleague Bruce Littrell, the USTA challenged itself to reimagine its approach to officiating, and the structure of the officiating department. We came… Read more »

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Pac-12 Women’s Tournament Takes a New Twist

Once again, the 117th Ojai Valley Tennis Tournament serves up the NCAA’s best in women’s tennis in hosting the Pac-12 Conference to be played next week, but with a new… Read more »

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The Ojai: 117 Years of SoCal’s Best & Brightest

  Nestled in a quaint valley town east of Ventura, Ojai is populated by less than 8000 residents year ‘round. But for one week in May, the town plays host… Read more »

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Breathe to Win

Can something we do all day unconsciously be the answer to managing stress, anxiety and improving overall health by simply being conscious of it? Yes, it can. Breathing, often overlooked… Read more »

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A Tennis Spring Cleaning

We all know that a little spring cleaning can go a long way.  We can get rid of the old, make way for the new or simply make way for… Read more »

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How We Got Our Kids into Tennis: 7 Easy Steps

When our kids were 7 or 8, they wanted to start playing tennis. They had been active in several sports and as a family we had developed the savvy needed… Read more »

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Perennial Sportsmanship Winners Finish 2nd at TOC Nationals

The UC Irvine Club Tennis team is one of the section’s longest standing Tennis On Campus programs. The Anteaters have proven to be a force to be reckoned with in… Read more »

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SENIOR SoCal Tennis Newsletter | May 2017

Check out this month’s edition of SENIOR SoCal Tennis News, featuring results from SoCal Sectionals, ITF Young Seniors Team Championships, BNP Senior Cup, the Senior’s Tennis tournament in Guadalajara, and… Read more »

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CTC And UCLA

After a competitive CTC battle between Central Coast and Orange County, both teams joined the UCLA Men’s Tennis team on court for Q&A with Coach Billy Martin followed by fun… Read more »

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Spring Cleaning – Keeping Tennis Balls Out Of The Landfill

How do you keep 20,000 pounds of tennis balls out of the landfill? Answer: Start with one ball at a time. We don’t usually think of polluting or creating waste… Read more »

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WEEKEND WRAP: Johnson Raises Trophy in Houston; Tiafoe Excels in Tandem Play

What a weekend in Houston! The ATP Men’s Clay Court Championships brought out the best in SoCalTennis, with the trophy coming all the way back to the west coast! A… Read more »

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Who Is Teaching Your Child How To Play Tennis?

RALLYING WITH THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR The USTA will launch a new youth brand called Net Generation to the public later this year.  Currently, the USTA is asking tennis providers like… Read more »

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Ringer Leads Desert Team To BNP Paribas Senior Cup Title

Senior/Adult Spotlight: Donna Ringer Donna Ringer has played the BNP Paribas Senior Cup the last five years, but it wasn’t until this year when she captained her team “Calendar Girls”… Read more »

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So-Cal-based SOLINCO Sports Signs Deal With Bryan Brothers

Southern California-based SOLINCO Sports has announced that it has entered into an endorsement deal for tennis strings with 16-time Grand Slam champions and Olympic gold medalists, Bob and Mike Bryan…. Read more »

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RAFA NADAL ACADEMY coming to Los Angeles April 29-30!

Top level junior tennis players will have a unique opportunity this spring when Rafa Nadal Academy comes to Los Angeles for two clinics, April 29 and April 30. Under the… Read more »

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WEEKEND WRAP: Boserup jumps further into Top 100, Mackie wins in tandems

From junior competition to pros in action around the world, SoCal athletes notched some impressive finishes this weekend. At the Maze Cup at Stockdale, Southern Cal’s finest juniors competed against… Read more »

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Summer Camp Registration Now Open in San Fernando Valley!

Register before May 31 and receive a FREE youth racket! The SCTA’s Teach, Grow, and Achieve (TGA) Premier Tennis of San Fernando Valley After School Enrichment Sessions are in full… Read more »

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Busy Spring Underway for SCTA Juniors

National Campus Visit and Youth Progression Launch Keep Youngsters Busy The first cross-sectional camp on the sparkling new USTA National Campus in Orlando certainly changed the life of our young… Read more »