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2017 Adult 40 & Over Sectionals Update

Congratulations To All The Teams That Competed In The Adult 40 & Over Sectionals. It was very competitive with many match tiebreaks played. Everyone exhibited great sportsmanship through out the… Read more »

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Wheelchair Tennis Demonstration at Seacliff

As a fundraiser kickoff event for a club tournament, “Serve-it-up-for-the-troops,” Seacliff CC is welcoming our Long Beach Wounded Warrior tennis clinic players who are disability patients at the Long Beach… Read more »

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89th Annual San Diego District Championship

Registration for the 89th Annual San Diego District Championships is still open but the deadline us coming up fast! Prize money and trophies will be awarded to finalists and winners…. Read more »

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PAC Southwest Open Heads To Newport Beach

The Palisades Tennis Club will host the 91st Pacific Southwest Open Championships, September 10-17 in Newport Beach. Men’s Singles and Doubles highlight the annual event which dates back to 1927… Read more »

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Jim Buck Championships To Be Held Labor Day Weekend

The Jim Buck Level 1 Team Championships (tournament ID #650021417) will take place this September 2-4, during the Labor Day holiday weekend. This year, a number of changes are being… Read more »

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NJTL Kids Day Brings Youngsters To The Game

The LA84 Foundation, SCTA Foundation, and NJTL launched a successful Play Day in July at the iTennis Performance Center Whittier Narrows in South El Monte. About 250 kids were in… Read more »

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Tag Your Best Shots For The SCTA!

Remember that glorious winning forehand you unleashed on video? Or a backhand topspin lob while on a full sprint? The USTA wants to see what you can do! “Hit Me… Read more »

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Back to School with TGA Premier Tennis

The SCTA’s TGA Premier Tennis of the San Fernando Valley is wrapping up summer camp and heading into its 4th year of playground based after school enrichment! Campers enjoyed a… Read more »

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Wild Cards Awarded For Upcoming Girls’ National Championships

Wild Cards Awarded For Upcoming USTA Girls’ 16s & 18s National Championships At San Diego’s Barnes Tennis Center Tennis Legend Billie Jean King Named Honorary Chair for National Tournament The… Read more »

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SoCal Officials Selected To The 2017 U.S. Open

USTA National Officiating Department has published the list of Southern California officials selected for the 2017 U.S. Open. This is the singular highest honor for an American tennis official in… Read more »

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Grand Slam Junior Champions Highlight Entries At National Championships

Grand Slam Junior Champions Highlight Entries At USTA Girls’ 16s & 18s National Championships, August 5-13, 2017 In San Diego San Diego County to be Well-Represented With Strong Contingent of… Read more »

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Harrison Leads Aviators To 18-17 Victory Over Springfield

Rogers and Jurak Score 5-4 Victory in Women’s Doubles Ryan Harrison continued to play clutch tennis this season as he led the defending Mylan World TeamTennis champion San Diego Aviators… Read more »

Jul 27, 2015; San Diego, CA:

Aviators Win Comeback Thriller Over Breakers In Home Opener

Ryan Harrison Wins Singles and Doubles to Lead Aviators to 17-14 Victory The defending Mylan World TeamTennis champion San Diego Aviators staged an incredible comeback on Sunday night to win… Read more »

San Diego Aviators Announce Theme Nights And Promotions For Home Matches

Mylan WTT Champion San Diego Aviators Announce Theme Nights And Promotions For All Seven Home Matches At Omni La Costa Resort & Spa Fans Encouraged to Arrive Early to Receive… Read more »

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Adult June 2017 Tournament Wrap-up

21st Annual Southern California Wheelchair Sectional Players from Arizona, Northern California, San Diego and the greater LA area competed in Open, A, B and C divisions at the Lakewood Tennis… Read more »

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A Perspective on the Angel City Games

Before the Angel City Games, I thought I had seen it all. As a tennis coach for six years in Philadelphia – the City of Brotherly Love – I have… Read more »

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2017 NTRP Sectional Tournament In Pictures

Congratulations To The Winners And Finalist At The 2017 NTRP Sectional Tournament

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San Diego Aviators To Host Sharapova In 2017 Home Opener

Defending Mylan World Teamtennis Champion San Diego Aviators To Host Maria Sharapova And Orange County Breakers In 2017 Home Opener Match Scheduled for 6 p.m. (PT) Sunday, July 16 at… Read more »

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SoCal Beach Tennis

Sun, sand and racquets help grow emerging sport It’s fast, engaging, fun — and its chief executive does not look like your everyday sports administrator. Dressed in shorts and T-shirt… Read more »

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Cardio Tennis Participation Surges

Cardio Tennis Participation Surges In Latest National Physical Activity Council Survey Ranked No. 1 in growth in a study of 118 sports, this tennis-based group fitness activity is helping millions… Read more »

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Long Beach Summer Tennis News

The Summer Tennis Season is kicking off with a bang at Billie Jean King (BJK) and El Dorado Park Tennis Centers (ELDO). June marks the beginning of 10-weeks of Summer… Read more »

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Verbal Abuse From Parents, Coaches Causing Referee Shortage

Verbal Abuse From Parents, Coaches Is Causing A Referee Shortage In Youth Sports Warren Graver raised the whistle to his lips midway through the second half, bracing to shift his… Read more »