Author Archives: Darryl Nash

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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 »


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 »


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 »


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 »

CaliCAMPUS: Who Would You Play?

  In the final edition of CALICampus for this season, we asked all of our athletes, “In the fifth set, tied at 6-6, on center court at a jam-packed U.S…. Read more »

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WEEKEND WRAP: Sock still on fire, Davis Cup next; Champs crowned at Easter Bowl

  Here’s our Weekend Wrap to kick off the month of April!   It turned out last weekend that a Roger & Rafa sequel was in the works all along,… Read more »

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CaliCAMPUS: Meet LMU’s Ryan Brown

Ryan Brown was built for Loyola Marymount tennis. A third generation Lion, Brown has played since around the age of six, learning the guidance of Mark McGuire at Manhattan Country… Read more »

WEEKEND WRAP: Klahn is all Finals in Calabasas; Locals Alive in Miami

At the USTA Mens Pro Tennis Championships in Calabasas, top seed Mackenzie McDonald (Los Angeles) exited in the semi-finals due to illness, paving the road for Germany’s Sebastian Fanselow to… Read more »

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CaliCAMPUS: Meet UCLA’s Ena Shibahara & Jada Hart

At the 2016 US Open in Flushing Meadows, formidable USA Futures Kayla Day and Caroline Dolehide proved an impressive tandem in the Junior Girls Doubles competition. Looking nearly invincible as… Read more »

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Which player will emerge from the “Group of Death,” the daunting lower half of the Men’s Main Draw packed with names like Djokovic, Nadal, and Federer? Try Jack Sock. He’s… Read more »

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Taylor Fritz: Are you a Fritzer yet?

If you made your way to Indian Wells last week for the BNP Paribas Masters Open, and had never heard of Taylor Fritz, you’ve surely been introduced to him by… Read more »

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COURTSIDE REPORTER: Johnson must topple Federer to advance; Fritz out

BNP PARIBAS OPEN | Indian Wells CA | Tuesday March 14 We’re on the pulse of all things Indian Wells, keeping up with all your favorite SoCal athletes as they… Read more »


COURTSIDE REPORTER: Lauren Davis marches on at BNP

BNP PARIBAS | Indian Wells CA | MONDAY MARCH 13 We’re keeping an eye on all of your favorite US players at this week’s BNP Paribas Masters in Palm Springs!… Read more »

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COURTSIDE REPORTER: Can Team USA Hold Serve on Sunday?

BNP PARIBAS | Indian Wells CA | SUNDAY MARCH 12 Thanks for following your American hopefuls with SCTA coverage of the BNP Paribas Open! With the headlining attractions of the… Read more »

COURTSIDE REPORTER: Tay|Kay Make a Statement for US Tennis

  BNP PARIBAS | Indian Wells CA | FRIDAY, MARCH 10 We hope you are enjoying SCTA’s daily coverage of the BNP Paribas Masters at Indian Wells! A simple glance… Read more »

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COURTSIDE REPORTER: Indian Wells | Plenty of Talent on Display, But US Struggles to Advance

BNP PARIBAS | Indian Wells CA | THURSDAY, MARCH 9 The SCTA is all around Indian Wells this week, following SoCal and USA tennis. Be sure to check back for… Read more »

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COURTSIDE REPORTER: Wednesday at Indian Wells

TODAY AT BNP PARIBAS | INDIAN WELLS CA | Wednesday, March 8 Welcome back to USTA SoCal’s continuing coverage of the BNP Paribas Indian Wells Masters! Following a host of… Read more »

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Courtside Reporter: BNP PARIBAS at INDIAN WELLS

TODAY AT BNP PARIBAS | INDIAN WELLS CA | Tuesday, March 7 Welcome to USTA SoCal coverage of the BNP Paribas Masters at Indian Wells! The big news in the… Read more »

CaliCAMPUS: Meet UCSD’s Eric Tseng

A few miles from San Diego proper in beautiful La Jolla, the UCSD campus bookstore is hopping with activity. On the wall above a rack of university polo shirts is… Read more »

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WEEKEND WRAP: Querrey over Nadal, Headed to Indian Wells This Week

It looked like tennis’ favorite Spaniard was about to notch another victory in his recent comeback tour, but it was Santa Monica’s Sam Querrey who upended Rafael Nadal on Sunday… Read more »


College Capsule: Loyola Marymount University

Coach Tom Lloyd inherited a 4-21 in his first year at Loyola Marymount, but he is quick to add that “we’ve been winning ever since,” posting 14 wins that first… Read more »

CaliCAMPUS: Meet UCSD’s Britta Mosser

Britta Mosser used to watch her older sisters competing at Malibu Racquet Club, and knew that one day she’d find herself on those same courts, competing in junior competition with… Read more »