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USTA Oncourt 10-and-Under Tennis Shines at Lake Balboa

Cascading cherry blossom trees and colorful red, orange and green tennis balls were the back drop recently in a recent USTA Oncourt 10-and-Under Training at the Lake Balboa District of… Read more »

FIFTH ANNUAL NATIONAL WOUNDED WARRIOR TENNIS CAMP SET FOR MAY 16-19, 2016 AT SAN DIEGO’S HISTORIC BALBOA TENNIS CLUB

San Diego, Calif. – (April 18, 2016) – The fifth annual National Wounded Warrior Tennis Camp is scheduled to take place May 16-19, 2016 at the Balboa Tennis Club located at… Read more »

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Community Spotlight: Terry Lynch

Since way back in 1988 when she took over as the Chairperson leading the Ventura County Junior Tennis Association, Terry Lynch has made hundreds of friends. If you ask her… Read more »

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Teaching Pro Spotlight: Tom Rohrbacher

Looking over the criteria for the Pete Brown Lifetime Achievement Award, it’s easy to see why Ventura County’s Tom Rohrbacher was selected as the recent recipient of the annual award… Read more »

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Junior Spotlight: Brandon Holt

Sportsmanship has always been an important part of Brandon Holt’s game. Although it’s not as effective as a strong passing shot, or as powerful as a consistent slice backhand, it’s… Read more »

Tennis on Campus Spotlight: UCLA

The Tennis Club at UCLA is one of the longest-standing Tennis On Campus programs in the Southern California section. Here is their story.

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Senior Spotlight: Steve Solomon

By Steve Pratt Steve Solomon is a firm believer that there should be more to a senior tennis tournament than just the tennis. For many years, the 82-year-old Solomon of… Read more »

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Facility Spotlight: La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club

You name a famous professional tennis player who has any association at all with tennis in Southern California over the past 80 years, and it’s a safe bet they’ve made… Read more »

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SB United Relief Fund Tennis Clinic

All proceeds go to the SB United Relief Fund to benefit those affected by the San Bernardino Shootings. Aquinas High School Sat. April 23rd, 10am – 12pm $15 Adults, $10… Read more »

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Adult & Senior Spotlight: Tony Bujan

Tony Bujan can look back on a successful 2015 having gone undefeated in 40-and-over USTA national age-group tournaments. He can also look forward to some more potentially big moments ahead… Read more »

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Junior Spotlight: Riley Smith

One of Riley Smith’s favorite doubles partners happens to be both his father and his future college tennis coach. And he wouldn’t have it any other way. “It’s fun to… Read more »

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Community Spotlight: Alvin Alaman

As the President of First Serve Santa Ana, Alvin Alaman’s main objective is to continue to encourage the youth in his area to learn the sport of a lifetime –… Read more »

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Teaching Pro Spotlight: Steve Johnson

A well-known name in Southern California tennis teaching circles is heading a bit west from his home in the city of Orange – Huntington Beach to be exact — in… Read more »

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Facility Spotlight: Malibu Racquet Club

Malibu Racquet Club General Manager Trey Waltke is hoping to build on the success of the recent ITA Oracle Masters event and looking to bring more events like it to… Read more »

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Teaching Pro Spotlight: Brett Hansen-Dent

Brett Hansen-Dent has a little secret he’d like to let you in on about how to improve your volley: practice against a backboard. The now 43-year-old Hansen-Dent is originally from… Read more »

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Community Spotlight: Tovi Mosey

The hard part completed, Tovi Mosey and her non-profit tennis association have recently been enjoying the six refurbished courts in her community of El Cajon. Mosey, 47, and a lifelong… Read more »

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Adult Spotlight: Alan and Andy Chang

You’re identical twins who grew up in Southern California loving to play doubles together as juniors and for the same college team – and still do. One guess who your… Read more »

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Junior Spotlight: Jada Hart

UCLA women’s head coach Stella Sampras Webster and assistant Rance Brown have had a close-up look at future UCLA Bruins Jada Hart and Ena Shibahara the past two years as… Read more »

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Junior Spotlight — Constance Branstine

Junior Spotlight — Constance Branstine Constance Branstine and her family loves the sport of tennis, but there is another sport that comes a close second, and there’s a good reason… Read more »

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Facility Spotlight — Dana Hills Tennis Center

Facility Spotlight — Dana Hills Tennis Center You could say consistency plays a big part of the success of the Dana Hill Tennis Center. When you walk through the two-story… Read more »

Adult and Senior Spotlight — Jess Torres

Jess Torres knows how important conditioning is for the competitive senior tennis player. A former 30-year teaching pro and tennis shop owner, Torres, 69, of Alta Loma has had some… Read more »

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Community Spotlight — Harshal Patel

Community Spotlight — Harshal Patel Growing up in India, Harshal Patel says he knew the struggle his parents faced being able to afford the life he and his younger brother… Read more »