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Beyond The Score: Concussions a Serious Issue Even In Tennis

By Lisa Thomas A couple of weeks ago I managed to give myself a concussion playing tennis.  Chasing down a well-placed lob into the back corner of the court I… Read more »


Jane Goodman Excited About Entering ITA Hall of Fame

Longtime Southern California tennis official Jane Goodman has won some of the top and most prestigious awards handed out to tennis umpires and referees, including the McGovern Award a few… Read more »


Beyond the Score: Crowding Out the Bad Stuff

By Hannah Holladay Living holistically means that all parts of the self are taken care of. A holistic approach is checking in with each area of your life and finding… Read more »


PowerShares Series Pays Visit to Sherwood Country Club

The SoCal Honda Dealers Helpful Cup presented by PowerShares QQQ, the new PowerShares Series tennis event featuring Andy Roddick, Jim Courier, James Blake and Mark Philippoussis, will take place on… Read more »


2016 Riviera/ITA Women’s All-American Championships

The women’s singles final on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016, at the 2016 Riviera/ITA Women’s Tennis Championship, held at the Riviera Tennis Club, pitted two of the sport’s rising stars against… Read more »


Beyond the Score: Tips to Staying Cool On Those Hot Days

By Lisa Thomas Last week Southern California felt more like summer than early fall thanks to Santa Ana winds and triple-digit temperatures. And for those of us on the tennis… Read more »

Team USA – Finals of Junior Davis Cup and Junior Fed Cup

In the Semifinals, the U.S. girls started the day with Claire Liu (USA) securing the early lead by taking a 6-2, 7-6 (3) win over Yuki Naito (JPN). Amanda Anisimova… Read more »

Finals of Junior Davis Cup And Junior Fed Cup

The USA teams started out its quest for the 2016 Junior Davis & Fed cup titles in Budapest, Hungary.  The USA boys are seeded 4th behind Canada, Russia and China. … Read more »


Fanselow Takes Claremont Club Pro Futures Title With Three-Set Win Over Zhu

CLAREMONT, Calif., (Sept. 18, 2016) – There’s something about Southern California that brings out the best tennis in former Pepperdine standout and German Sebastian Fanselow. Following his three-set win over… Read more »


Kayla Day Wins US Open Junior Girls Singles Title

NEW YORK – Southern Californian Kayla Day celebrated two milestone achievements on Sunday in New York City. The 16-year-old Day, the No. 5-seed from Santa Barbara, defeated the No. 13-seed… Read more »

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US Open – Day, Hart & Shibahara Bring Trophies Home

With all that took place during the US Open at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadow, it would be almost “New York” impossible to select just… Read more »


Shibahara-Hart Capture US Open Doubles Title in Dramatic Fashion

NEW YORK — Current UCLA freshmen Jada Hart and Ena Shibahara survived two match points, capturing the US Open Girls title in dramatic fashion Saturday night at the USTA Billie… Read more »

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Southern California Juniors In Action at US Open

Ashley Lahey, a 16-year-old Hawthorne resident who is currently a freshman at Pepperdine University, continued her winning ways at the 2016 US Open Junior Championships taking place at the USTA… Read more »

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US Open – Labor Day Look

Labor Day marks the beginning of the second and final week of the Grand Slam tournament season. The best players in the game won’t be gathered at the same two-week… Read more »


Aviators Soar Past Breakers To Earn First Championship

San Diego Aviators Soar Past Orange County Breakers To Earn First Mylan World TeamTennis Championship Aviators’ Harrison Starts Day with Win in US Open Qualifier, Then Helps Aviators To Triumph… Read more »


Junior Spotlight: Andrew Whitehouse

It’s all a matter of confidence for Andrew Whitehouse of Westlake Village. The 17-year-old recently concluded a successful summer by taking part in one of the most prestigious tournaments in… Read more »

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Aviators defeat Breakers for Mylan WTT Title

The San Diego Aviators defeated the Orange County Breakers 25-14 to win their first Mylan World TeamTennis championship on Friday in the Mylan WTT Finals presented by Citi at historic… Read more »

2016 Le Blanc Cup

The USA just completed a successful trip in Canada. Both teams competed in a 5 team round robin and the USA boys defeated Spain 3-0, Columbia 3-0, Quebec 3-0 and… Read more »


Former USC Trojan Danielle Lao Headed To US Open

It all started in Southern California at the Claremont Club for former USC Trojan Danielle Lao and her doubles partner Jacqueline Cako as the pair captured the US Open National… Read more »

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Socal Intercollegiate Tennis – Outstanding On Every Level

Southern California Intercollegiate Tennis – Outstanding On Every Level The intercollegiate tennis competition found in the section is unrivaled. No other area has such a wide array of outstanding programs…. Read more »

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OC Breakers Preparing For WTT Final Match Aug. 26

It’s been quite a memorable return to Southern California for the Orange County Breakers as the recently concluded Mylan World TeamTennis regular season was full of highlights led by the… Read more »

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Day Captures Victory To Win Girls’ 18s Singles At National Championships

Top Seed Kayla Day Captures Three-Set Victory To Win Girls’ 18s Singles Title At USTA National Championships Jada Hart and Ena Shibahara Wrap-Up Girls’ 18s Doubles Crown Top-seeded Kayla Day… Read more »