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USTA & TGA Braemar Country Club Early Development Tennis Camp

USTA & TGA Braemar Country Club Early Development Tennis Camp for Orange Ball players ages  7-10 | consistent rallyer with red/orange balls | adept with ground strokes/overhead serve Ready to begin the… Read more »

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Tennis Legend Pancho Segura dies in Carlsbad

A brilliant player whose mastery of the game was as much physical as it was mental, Pancho Segura may not be the most recognizable name in tennis. But a brief… Read more »

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Level 7 Camp & Tournament Coming in December! REGISTER NOW!

               USTA Early Development Camp (EDC) Hosted by TGA Premier Tennis & Braemar Country Club Orange Ball for 10U Player Progression Winter Break/ Friday, December 22,… Read more »

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Former OC player, UC-Davis grad dies in military crash

The USTA is saddened to learn of the passing of #UCDavis alumnus and USMC pilot Captain Sean Elliott, who died with 15 of his fellow servicemen in a tragic plane… Read more »

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College: Sanchez brings tennis back to Marymount

On the campus of Marymount California University, at the peak of a hillside overlooking the Pacific with Catalina Island imposing off the coast, four newly surfaced tennis courts sit in… Read more »

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Weekend Wrap: Vandy tunes up, Boserup breaks through

We’re keeping up with your favorite #SoCalTennis stars as they compete across the globe, and look ahead to where you can find #TeamUSA players on court this week. CoCo Vandeweghe… Read more »

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Santa Monica Tennis Mom Hurdles Obstacles to Grow Game

It’s got the Pier, the Promenade, and a beautiful beachfront. But some believe Santa Monica lacks the kind of landscape for budding tennis players that produces future stars and professional… Read more »

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SoCal Athletes to Rep U.S. at Global Collegiate Tourney

SHIBAHARA, HOLT, REDLICKI TO HELP LEAD U.S. IN 2017 MASTER’U BNP PARIBAS INTERNATIONAL COLLEGIATE TEAM COMPETITION  Americans Look to Win Seventh Straight Master’U Title November 30-December 3 in Marcq-en-Baroeul, France… Read more »

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Azusa Pacific’s Oliver Frank notches upset at SoCal Intercollegiates

After an entertaining weekend of Men’s singles action at the 2017 SoCal Intercollegiate Championships, Monday’s finale featured a perennial NCAA Division I favorite and an underdog from Division II Azusa… Read more »

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SoCal Seniors Excel at ITF Worlds

ORLANDO, Fla., October 16, 2017 – American teams including six Southern Californians had a historic week at the USTA National Campus at Lake Nona in Orlando, Fla. as teams won… Read more »

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USTA Honors Hollis Smith with National Award

ORLANDO, FLA., Oct. 16, 2017 – The USTA has announced that Hollis Smith, of Indio, Calif., was selected as the recipient of the USTA Eve F. Kraft Community Service Award…. Read more »

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LA84 hosts Youth Sports Summit on October 27

The LA84 Foundation will host their Sixth Annual Summit, “The New Era of Youth Sports: Play For All“, on Friday, October 27th. Hosted at the JW Marriott at L.A. LIVE… Read more »

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SCTA Hall of Fame Welcomes Class of 2017

On a picturesque autumn evening overlooking the Pacific Ocean, twelve champions of Southern California tennis were inducted to the SCTA Hall of Fame, with hundreds of friends and colleagues in… Read more »

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San Diego Junior wins prestigious USTA sportsmanship award

The United States Tennis Association (USTA) has announced Timothy Sah of San Diego as a recipient of this year’s Bill Talbert Junior Sportsmanship Award. The highly prestigious national honor was… Read more »

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Tenis para toda La familia! Hispanic Heritage Oct 7 in Pasadena

Southern California Tennis Association and Pasadena Tennis Association will present a Tennis Family Festival to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month! The event takes place at Blair High School in Pasadena, Saturday… Read more »

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Oracle ITA Masters gathers best college players Sept 21-24

Get your tickets to watch the 2017 Oracle ITA Masters – Reserve Your Seat Now! This national tournament features the rising stars of tennis – 32 of the top men’s… Read more »

Pete Brown “First Serve” Girls Tourney begins Sept 16

The Pete Brown “First Serve” Girls High School Team Tennis Tournament features high school tennis teams from all around Southern California. Co-sponsored by the SCTA, CIF, and HEAD Penn, this… Read more »

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SCTA Hall of Fame: Special Room Rates Available

The SCTA Hall of Fame Induction Gala is approaching, scheduled for Sunday, October 1 at Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa. The hotel has opened a block of rooms… Read more »

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SoCal Girls Compete, Win at National Doubles Championships

At last week’s USTA National Doubles Championships at Lake Nona, Florida, two Southern California players were honored for their achievements both on and off the court. Amanda Chan of Pasadena… Read more »

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The US OPEN: Southern California Preview

As the tennis world descends en masse at the US Open in Flushing Meadows, the host country features more than 30 Americans in the main draw, led by John Isner… Read more »

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2017 League Captain of the Year Program

The USTA Southern California has announced a Section-wide Captain Appreciation and Recognition program. For each league division (Adult 18 & Over, Mixed 40 & Over, etc.) a captain will be… Read more »

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Tay/Kay headline SoCal’s US Open Qualifiers

At this year’s BNP Paribas Masters at Indian Wells, American hopefuls Kayla Day and Taylor Fritz energized the crowd with spirited play and dreams of a forthcoming renaissance for Team… Read more »