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Save The Date: 7th Annual Tennis Seminar in Irvine – June 25

Flyer COI Tennis Education Conference Registration is now open for the  7th Annual Tennis Seminar, an educational event perfect for coaches, teaching professionals, tennis leaders, instructors, and parents at Bill… Read more »

Neil Johnson of Serve, Stroke and Volley (SSV) wins SCTA’s Curt Condon Spirit Award

The concept of Serve, Stroke and Volley (SSV) is a tennis rating program that has given the face of junior tennis a fresh look at level-based competition. For his dedication… Read more »

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San Diego Spring Break UTR Tournament April 15-16

Sign ups are still open for the Spring Break Universal Tennis Rating (UTR) Tournament in San Diego on April 15-16 at Del Norte High School. This is an opportunity to play three… Read more »

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USPTA San Diego Convention Perfect Fit of Fun and Tennis Education at the La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club

It was a great day of education, networking and friendly conversations at the USPTA San Diego Convention on March 5 at the La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club. The theme… Read more »

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Registration for Little Mo Southern California Sectionals Open Until May 13

Calling all parents and coaches of players ages 7-12:  It’s Little Mo time once again in San Diego.  The Little Mo Southern California Sectionals will be held on May 27-28… Read more »

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Register now! San Diego Tennis Fest May 7 | Volunteers and Participants

All tennis enthusiasts and volunteers are welcome to register for the annual Tennis Fest San Diego celebration on Sunday, May 7, from Noon to 4pm at Balboa Tennis Club. Free… Read more »

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Tennis and the Color Green Are a Great Fit for St. Patrick’s Day

What would St. Patrick’s Day be without wearing green, thinking about shamrocks, four leaf clovers and all that goes with the holiday? Better yet, how does playing sports such as… Read more »

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Top Seeds Kadhe And Gerch Capture 128th Annual Pacific Coast Men’s Doubles Championship

  Photo and Story Contributed by J. Fred Sidhu La Jolla, Calif. – (March 5, 2017) – Competing in only their second tournament together, the top-seeded duo of Oklahoma State… Read more »

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SCTA Brings Interactive Tennis to Telemundo

The Southern California Tennis Association brought an exciting brand of tennis at the Telemundo celebration as part of the 13th Annual Health Fair recently at the Los Angeles Convention Center…. Read more »

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Conan Lorenzo: SD Junior Team Tennis Update

Greetings From the Court of Conan Lorenzo: As we prepare for the 2017 Spring Team Tennis Season with over 750 players we have much to look forward too!!! Please know… Read more »

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February Cardio Tennis Training – Register now!

Start the new year by attending the first Cardio Tennis Training in Southern California at the Griffin Club in Los Angeles on February 11. The event will be from 9am… Read more »

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So Cal Junior Tennis Adopts New Seeding Methods for 2017

The times they are a changin’ in junior tennis seeding for Southern California. With advent of growing resources, the SCTA will be using many factors to determine seeding in Junior… Read more »

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USTA Foundation Offers Scholarships to High School Seniors

The USTA Foundation offers eight different scholarships for tennis-involved activity, including tennis management, athletic achievement in tennis, and off the court achievement. Most of the awards will give to high… Read more »

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USPTA Offers New Membership for High School Coaches

The USPTA now offers a new category of membership for high school coaches. School athletic directors are encouraged to sign up their schools, and all tennis coaches at a school… Read more »

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CIF San Diego Section Holds Tennis Coaches Meeting on February 7

The CIF San Diego Section is hosting an all high school tennis coaches meeting on Tuesday, February 7th from 4 to 6pm at the San Diego Hall of Champions. All… Read more »

Kimmelman Family Endows New Youth Tennis Center In Memory of Carol Richardson Kimmelman

USTA  Foundation Advisory Board member Carol Richardson Kimmelman, who received the Foundation’s inaugural National Service Award in November, passed away at her home in Rancho Santa Fe on January 6… Read more »

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Cardio Tennis Comes to Los Angeles on February 11

Early bird registration is offered for the Cardio Tennis Training Course L1 on Saturday, February 11, from 9am to 4pm at the Griffin Club in Los Angeles. There is a… Read more »

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Vacation Days Drew Hundreds to Billy Martin Holiday Tennis Camps

December vacation days were well spent for hundreds of tennis players who attended the Billy Martin Holiday Tennis Camp 2016 recently at UCLA. It was a time for many kids… Read more »

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Ballkids Saved The Day At Pro Am Fundraiser

San Diego Area Ballkids Saved the Day at the West Coast Pro Am Fundraiser It was a perfect match to pair up San Diego area junior players and the 2016… Read more »

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Free Southern California High School Coaches Workshop at University of San Diego Postponed Due to Weather

Update: January 19, 2017 The free Southern California High School Coaches Workshop at the University of San Diego will be postponed due to weather. It was planned  for Saturday, January… Read more »

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Life at UCLA Billy Martin Tennis Camps is Filled with Fun

Each summer hundreds of kids gather at the UCLA Tennis Center for one very important purpose: to have a blast at the UCLA Billy Martin Tennis Camps. The participants range… Read more »

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San Diego Junior Player Council Honor Peers at the Junior Tennis Awards

The 2016 Junior Player Council presented the Junior Tennis Awards recently at Barnes Tennis Center. The banquet hosted a fun 1970’s theme for approximately 100 with outstanding festivities and fare…. Read more »