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Monthly Archives: March 2018

EASTER BOWL: Girls’ 18s Semifinalists On a Tear

Alexa Noel, Gabby Price, Emma Navarro and Katie Volynets have shown all week that they are the most dominant junior girls tennis players in the United States. The quartet advanced… Read more »

EASTER BOWL: 12s and 14s Trophies Handed Out

The young juniors took center stage and shined Thursday as the Boys’ and Girls’ 14- and 12-and-under championships were decided at the 51st Annual Adidas Easter Bowl, the USTA National… Read more »

San Diego Christian College Men’s and Women’s Teams in the Hunt for Conference Championships

The San Diego Christian College women’s team recently defeated Arizona Christian College, 6-3, thanks to “Team Sarah.” The freshmen duo of No. 1 Sarah Schaerer from Switzerland and No. 2… Read more »

Community Tennis Advocates Strive to Assist Community Tennis Associations in So Cal

The Community Tennis Advocacy Task Force met recently in at The Great Park in Irvine to discuss ways to empower communities to develop more tennis activities, programs, tournaments and events…. Read more »

Easter Bowl: Mandlikova Enjoying View From the Stands

Hana Madlikova is one proud tennis parent. The International Tennis Hall of Famer and four-time Grand Slam champion who ruled the top tier of women’s pro tennis in the 1980s… Read more »

Top Seeds Noel, Boyer Open With Wins At Adidas Easter Bowl

Both top-seeded players on the girls and boys side in the ITF 18s division opened up play with victories at the 51st Adidas Easter Bowl on Tuesday, but took different… Read more »

J.C. Aragone Beats Marcos Giron In Calabasas Final

J.C. Aragone battled two opponents in the final of the USTA Men’s Pro Tennis Championships of Calabasas. The 22-year-old pro circuit rookie and University of Virginia graduate beat former NCAA… Read more »

Marcos Giron Advances To Calabasas Singles Final

Marcos Giron admitted to looking up and running through the list of names displayed on the center court banner along the baseline of past winners of the USTA Men’s Pro… Read more »

New USTA Junior Team Tennis Orange Ball Team Joins the Program!

The SCTA’s TGA Premier Tennis after school enrichment program in the San Fernando Valley is fielding its first USTA Junior Team Tennis team this spring! Seven students from three TGA… Read more »

Adidas Easter Bowl Kicks Off At Indian Wells Tennis Garden

If recent results are any indication, 16-year-old Caty McNally is going to be playing more and more ITF and USTA Pro Circuit events and less junior tournaments in 2018. But… Read more »

Stanford’s Tom Fawcett Upsets Top Seed At Calabasas

Stanford University senior Tom Fawcett officially spent 5 hours and 2 minutes on court Friday as the USTA Men’s Pro Tennis Championships of Calabasas wild card upset the No. 1… Read more »

Calabasas Men’s Pro Tennis Championship Weekend

Friday Evening, March 23, starting at 6:00 PM Saturday, March 24, 12:00 noon – 6:00 PMSunday, March 25, 1:00 – 5:00 PM With the rains this week, we’ll be playing… Read more »

Ladies Charity Tournament supports Mary’s Kitchen, ACEing Autism on Apr 14

Laguna Niguel, CA, March 13, 2018 – Laguna Niguel Racquet Club of Spearman Clubs will host Tennis Serves Others, a 501c3 non-profit organization, for an upcoming ladies charity tournament to… Read more »

SCTA receives LA84 grant to support Junior Tennis

The Southern California Tennis Association (SCTA) is pleased to receive grant support from LA84 Foundation this year, in support of #NJTL and youth tennis in urban areas. Learn more about… Read more »

Kellogg Recognized with Prestigious USTA Honor

The Samuel Hardy Award, sponsored by the International Tennis Hall of Fame, is presented to a USTA volunteer in recognition of long and outstanding service at the national level to… Read more »

Ballkids Have Best Seat in the House

The best seat in the house at a professional tennis tournament is not found at center court loge, not in the luxury suites, or in the front row along the… Read more »

WEEKEND WRAP: Indian Wells and Beyond; Calabasas Up Next

While most tennis fans worldwide focused their attention on Indian Wells last weekend, there was plenty to appreciate from Canada to Greece to Japan, as SoCal players sought international titles… Read more »

BNP awards scholarships to Coachella Valley teens

BNP Paribas, a global leader in supporting both amateur and professional tennis, has awarded the third annual BNP Paribas Open scholarships to Jade Rios and Jennifer Gomez, both students at… Read more »

INDIAN WELLS: Who’s that American in the Quarterfinals?

For the better part of two weeks, Sam Querrey has flown well under the radar. On an outer practice court, he attracts a smattering of fans to watch a mundane… Read more »

Calabasas Pro Futures Event Takes Place Next Week

The Calabasas Tennis & Swim Center will once again play host to the 2018 USTA Men’s Pro Tennis Championships of Calabasas, a men’s $25,000.00 USTA Pro Circuit Futures tournament. The… Read more »

Bryan Bros Doubles Race celebrated at BNP Masters event

Last year, the most successful doubles team of all time joined with USTA Southern California to promote the very game that made them a tennis-household name. Bob and Mike Bryan… Read more »

INDIAN WELLS: Fritz struggles with wind, falls in Round of 16

Borna Coric brought his rally machine to Indian Wells on Wednesday, much to the chagrin of a pro-USA crowd eager to see homegrown Taylor Fritz take yet another step in… Read more »