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Cary Is New Senior Director Pro Tennis Strategy, Officiating And Pro Circuit

Following the untimely passing of our friend and colleague Bruce Littrell, the USTA challenged itself to reimagine its approach to officiating, and the structure of the officiating department. We came… Read more »

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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 »

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Breathe to Win

Can something we do all day unconsciously be the answer to managing stress, anxiety and improving overall health by simply being conscious of it? Yes, it can. Breathing, often overlooked… Read more »

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A Tennis Spring Cleaning

We all know that a little spring cleaning can go a long way.  We can get rid of the old, make way for the new or simply make way for… Read more »

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How We Got Our Kids into Tennis: 7 Easy Steps

When our kids were 7 or 8, they wanted to start playing tennis. They had been active in several sports and as a family we had developed the savvy needed… Read more »

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Perennial Sportsmanship Winners Finish 2nd at TOC Nationals

The UC Irvine Club Tennis team is one of the section’s longest standing Tennis On Campus programs. The Anteaters have proven to be a force to be reckoned with in… Read more »

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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 »

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Who Is Teaching Your Child How To Play Tennis?

RALLYING WITH THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR The USTA will launch a new youth brand called Net Generation to the public later this year.  Currently, the USTA is asking tennis providers like… Read more »

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Ringer Leads Desert Team To BNP Paribas Senior Cup Title

Senior/Adult Spotlight: Donna Ringer Donna Ringer has played the BNP Paribas Senior Cup the last five years, but it wasn’t until this year when she captained her team “Calendar Girls”… Read more »

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So-Cal-based SOLINCO Sports Signs Deal With Bryan Brothers

Southern California-based SOLINCO Sports has announced that it has entered into an endorsement deal for tennis strings with 16-time Grand Slam champions and Olympic gold medalists, Bob and Mike Bryan…. Read more »

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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 »

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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 »

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Summer Camp Registration Now Open in San Fernando Valley!

Register before May 31 and receive a FREE youth racket! The SCTA’s Teach, Grow, and Achieve (TGA) Premier Tennis of San Fernando Valley After School Enrichment Sessions are in full… Read more »

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Busy Spring Underway for SCTA Juniors

National Campus Visit and Youth Progression Launch Keep Youngsters Busy The first cross-sectional camp on the sparkling new USTA National Campus in Orlando certainly changed the life of our young… Read more »

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Social Media is the Best Way to follow SCTA Tennis

New Features Launching to Highlight Players, Tips, Tournaments Following SCTA on social media provides engaging and informative content to those interested in Southern California tennis events, activities, and players. This… Read more »

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Adult League Registration Underway

New Dynamic Disqualification Process Implemented The spring registration period is coming to a close for the Adult 18 & Over league seasons across Southern California. Now is the time to… Read more »

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Bruce Hunt Announces Retirement

SCTA Executive Director to Step Down in May USTA SoCal Executive Director Bruce Hunt recently announced his retirement, effective May 31, 2017. “It’s been my pleasure to serve the staff,… Read more »

Tracy Austin To Help Honor Rod Laver At The Ojai

Tennis Hall of Famer Tracy Austin has been added to a special evening at this year’s Ojai Tennis Tournament as she will help in honoring all-time great Rod Laver during… 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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Southern Californian’s Ayeni, Liu Capture Adidas Easter Bowl Titles

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. – The No.-8 seeded Alafia Ayeni from San Diego and top-seeded Claire Liu from Thousand Oaks, Calif., captured ITF 18s boys’ and girls’ singles titles on the… 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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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 »