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Midwest's Best Recognized at USTA Awards Ceremony

The USTA/Midwest Section was well-represented at this year’s awards presentation during the USTA’s Annual Meeting and Conference which took place March 24-27 in Orlando, Florida. Congratulations to all of the winners! You make the Midwest proud! Read More

Junior Tournament Provider Incentives

The USTA/Midwest Section has partnered with community organizations and individuals all across the USTA/Midwest Section to grow junior tournament participation. Organizers can receive incentives specifically for conducting Sanctioned Orange Ball Youth Progression tournaments and Sanctioned Single Day Showdown tournaments. Read More

Patterson, Pearson and Malpass Highlight USTA/Midwest Award Winners

Tom Patterson (Chicago, Illinois) received the 2016 USTA/Midwest Section Mel Bergman Award, the Section’s most prestigious award. The Tad Malpass Family of East Jordan, Michigan, received the Section Family of the Year Award. John Pearson (Indianapolis, Indiana) received the Section Stan Malless Award. All three award winners were honored on January 28, 2017, during the USTA/MIdwest Section Annual Meeting in Indianapolis. Read More
Results: 12 Record(s) Found.

Free Program Helps Middle-Schoolers Learn Tennis

In sports such as basketball, football or baseball, young players often gain skills and knowledge during pickup games in parks or playgrounds. When it comes to tennis, however, many students working to join high school teams are often picking up a racket for the first time when they try out. Read More

USTA Midwest to Host Wheelchair & Adaptive Tennis Training - April 21

USTA Midwest will be hosting a Wheelchair & Adaptive Tennis Training on April 21, 2017 in Arlington, Illinois for anyone in the tennis industry looking to expand their teaching skills including Certified tennis professionals, PE teachers, adapted sports organizations leaders, Parks and Rec staff, therapists, interns, and volunteers. Register today! Download Document

USTA Midwest Forms Players Advisory Group for High School Tennis

One of the steps that the USTA/Midwest Section has taken is to create a student voice. In late 2016, the USTA/Midwest High School Task Force create a Players Advisory Group (PAG). The focus of this group was to go to the high school players themselves and have them assist us in educating us in the areas of communication and program set up for this population. Read More

USTA Midwest Seeks Nominations for 2017 Awards

The USTA/Midwest Section has two deadlines for its awards each year, and the first deadline for this year is March 22, 2017. The awards for this deadline will be presented at locations around the USTA/Midwest Section during the spring and summer. Any individual may nominate a USTA/Midwest Section member, organization, etc. for a USTA/Midwest Section award. Nomination forms may be submitted through the mail, email, or online. Read More

Kara Hoorn Honored by Western Michigan Tennis Association as Volunteer of the Month

The Western Michigan Tennis Association is proud to honor Kara Hoorn as this month’s featured volunteer in recognition of her outstanding efforts and service to tennis. Read More

Alpine Regional Tennis Association Uses Grant to Help Build New Courts

Looking to build new tennis courts in your community, or need to update current courts to keep up with current programming needs? The Alpine Regional Tennis Association (ARTA), a local CTA based in Gaylord, Michigan, is using grants from the USTA/Midwest Section and the USTA for the construction of four new outdoor courts at the Otsego County Sportsplex. Learn how ARTA has been successful in raising money to improve access to quality courts in their community. Read More

USTA/Midwest Section 2016 Hall of Fame

The USTA/Midwest Section 2016 Hall of Fame class was officially inducted on January 27, 2017 at its Annual Meeting. Read More
Results: 12 Record(s) Found.

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