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Hina Inoue

Random Bytes July 2016

Inoue, DeFalco & Soliman Arlington Success The National Girls’ 14 Selection Tournament took place, on Memorial Day weekend, at the Arlington Tennis Center, in Arlington, Texas. Hina Inoue was a… Read more »

Carolyn Nichols

Nichols, Karwasky Lead U.S. Team To ITF Senior World Title

Three Southern California senior players recently took part in the ITF Seniors World Team Championships, the senior equivalent of tennis’ Davis Cup and Fed Cup competitions. The ITF Seniors World Team… Read more »


California Sun and Skin Cancer

I remember very well being a school girl in Australia putting on my hat each day as a part of our mandatory school uniform.  We all knew the trouble we… Read more »


Beyond the Score: Keep You and Your Kids Active

By Lisa Thomas In last week’s article in Beyond the Score I brought up the research done by a leading detergent company that showed that many kids in western countries… Read more »

Playing Our Part in Getting Kids Outside

A friend of mine just forwarded me a link to a short film that was shocking but not overly surprising.  The premise of the film is that one in two… Read more »


Beyond the Score: Remedies For Tennis Elbow

By Lisa Thomas The website describes tennis elbow as “the common term for lateral epicondylitis, an inflammatory condition of the tendon that connects the extensor muscles of the lower… Read more »

West Covina’s Escobedo Beats Kozlov at Calabasas Pro Tournament

Main Draw Singles 3-22 main draw doubles 3-22 While young up-and-coming Americans like Taylor Fritz, Frances Tiafoe, Tommy Paul and Jared Donaldson have received considerable attention the past few years… Read more »


Beyond the Score: Staying Active With a Busy Schedule

By Lisa Thomas I’ve been on the road a lot over the last couple of months.  On and off planes, in and out of hotels and meeting rooms, balancing time… Read more »


Beyond The Score: Taking a Closer Look at Djokovic’s Diet

By Lisa Thomas Today we look at Djokovic and marvel at his fitness, stamina and trim physique.  A little more than five years ago he was in a very different… Read more »

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Beyond The Score: Good Nutrition Will Help You Feel Stronger and Perform Better

Editor’s Note: This is the first in a two-part series on nutrition. By Lisa Thomas We’ve all experienced a time when fatigue sets in when we are playing or our… Read more »

Beyond The Score: Ladies That League

By Lisa Thomas There are so many good reasons to play league tennis. The first obvious one that comes to mind is that you get to play tennis, and in… Read more »

Beyond the Score: More Good Than You Realize

Beyond the Score is a new feature you can find each Monday at By Lisa Thomas There is little that hits the spot more as a tennis player than a… Read more »


US Open – Fritz Leads Section Effort

Four times each year, two weeks of non-stop action captivate the tennis world during the Grand Slam tournaments. The majors unfold in a fashion unto themselves beginning with Australia followed… Read more »


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 »


Roland Garros-Sunday Start

  It’s the end of May, and in tennis it means that it is time for Roland Garros (Les internationaux de France de Tennis, Roland Garros).  The bedeviling, intriguing, terre… Read more »