Tag Archives: juniors

Claremont junior exemplifies sportsmanship at Sectionals

Sportsmanship can be reflected in many ways, most of them subtle and often unnoticed – a benefit of the doubt, a friendly handshake, an apologetic wave, or even something as… Read more »

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WATCH: Tennis Fest At Balboa Tennis Club On May 21, 2017

San Diego District Tennis Association’s 17th Annual Tennis Fest held at Balboa Tennis Club on May 21, 2017  


36th Solinco Grand Prix Masters Championships – A Winner

 Jack Kramer, the tennis legend who left a substantial mark on the game locally, strongly believed that having good competition made players better. Under Jim Hillman’s leadership as Southern California… Read more »


Want Your Kid To Become A Tennis Player?

Want your kid to become a tennis player? Prepare to spend big. If it wasn’t for a Romanian shipping tycoon, Simona Halep may never have become one of the world’s… Read more »


River Ridge

If you’re looking for a quick tennis getaway and a break from your busy and hectic schedule, consider a short drive up the North US 101 and stop off in… Read more »


Singles Qualifying Begins At Fountain Valley

Local Juniors Earn Wildcard Entries Into Professional Tennis Event In Fountain Valley Singles qualifying begins Sept. 23; main draw starts Sept. 27 Buena Park’s Robert Baylon, Ojai’s Michael Chan and… Read more »

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Kramer Future Champions Grant Application

The Southern California Tennis Association Foundation (“SCTAF”) (formerly known as the Pacific Southwest Youth Foundation) is the charitable and philanthropic entity of the Southern California Tennis Association and is a… Read more »

Tournament Director, Hank Lloyd with 2015 Costa Mesa Pro Classic finalist Ernesto Escobedo, Costa Mesa City Council member, Katrina Foley and winner Ryan Shane

USTA Pro Circuit Fall Futures Events

The USTA Pro Circuit has found a home in Southern California. The three $10,000 tournaments taking place at The Claremont Club, the Racquet Club of Irvine and Los Caballeros Racquet… Read more »


SSV Tennis Program Updates July 2016

The SSV program consisting of the SSV Tennis Rating and the SSV Junior Tennis Grand Prix provides an important role in the development of juniors. The rating measures tennis ability… Read more »

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Junior Team Play

Over the next two months 220 juniors from around the section will be representing the Southern California Tennis Association in team play. Starting July 9th and concluding on 13th, the… Read more »

Steve Katz Memorial Service

Steve Katz Truly Cared

Southern California is the best of the best when it comes to tennis. This is a weighty, but very accurate statement.  The players, programs and people who spend time, (in… Read more »


Junior Collegiate Commitments

After traveling throughout California and the US, (and in some cases the world), playing tournament after tournament, the seemingly unreachable has been reached. Juniors are now announcing their commitments to… Read more »

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Don’t Miss Kramer & Talbert Junior Grants Deadlines

Jack Kramer and Henry Talbert had legendary careers in the section, and at the national level, as well. During their lives, both did exemplary work to make the game available… Read more »


College Knowledge Seminar 2016

The SCTA and USPTA will conduct a COLLEGE KNOWLEDGE SEMINAR for parents, juniors, and coaches on April 17, 2016.  These sessions provide key information to college bound students regarding  the ” in’s… Read more »

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Kramer & Talbert Junior Grants Deadlines

Jack Kramer and Henry Talbert were legends not only in the Southern California section, but in the national tennis community as well. During their lives, both did an exemplary amount… Read more »

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Steve Riggs Plans Plenty of Play Opportunities and Tennis Education for So Cal Players, Parents and Coaches

When it comes to giving back to the Southern California junior tennis community, few can match Steve Riggs’ dedication and drive to make life better tennis players. Riggs, the Director… Read more »

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Sign Ups are Open For USTA San Diego Junior Team Tennis Spring Deadline: Feb 21

Junior Team Tennis (JTT) was a huge success last fall with San Diego showcasing its best at Sectional Championships. There were a total of 719 players up from 668 in… Read more »