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2014 Board of Directors Election


The Annual Meeting of USTA Northern California will take place on Saturday, November 8, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. at the USTA Northern California office, 1920 North Loop Road, Alameda, CA. Read More
 

Playing Season Changed for Mixed 40 & Over and Adult 55 & Over

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ALERT: Playing season has been changed for Mixed 40 & Over and Adult 55 & Over! If you play Mixed 40 & Over or Adult 55 & Over please take note: Mixed 40 & Over will no longer compete in the summer but will begin the new season THIS winter. Registration opens November 17, 2014. The Adult 55 & Over season will move to summer in 2015 so teams won't need to register until April. Read More
 
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Downing, Quall and Cykman to Represent USA in Turkey on Senior International Team

Martha-Downing
Martha Downing (Shingle Springs), Robert Quall (Merced) and Geoff Cykman (San Francisco) have been selected by the USTA to represent the USA and USTA in the 34th annual International Tennis Federation (ITF) Super Senior International Team Competition. The competition will take place near Antalya, Turkey October 13-18, 2014 and will be played on red clay. Read More
 

NorCal’s Bellis and U.S. Teammates Sweep Junior Davis Cup and Fed Cup

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Led by singles victories from CiCi Bellis, Tornado Alicia Black, Michael Mmoh and William Blumberg, the United States won both the Junior Davis Cup and Junior Fed Cup by BNP Paribas Finals on Sunday in San Luis Potosi, Mexico, sweeping the 16-and-under world team titles for the second time in the last seven years. Read More
 

2014 Arthur Ashe Essay Contest Winner

Makda-Dawit
Ten year old Makda Dawit from Oakland was one of 10 essay winners, ranging in ages from 10 to 18, selected out of more than 2,500 submissions sent to the national USTA office in July. Each winner received a New York City travel package from August 22-August 24 during the US Open. Read More
 

65 Doubles National Championship

Womens 65 Doubles
Congratulations to NorCal’s own Martha Downing of Shingle Springs who only dropped nine games on her way to win the 65 Singles National Hard Court Championships held at Chamisal Tennis Club September 15-21, 2014. She defeated Brenda Carter in the finals, 6-4,6-3. Read More
 

USTA NorCal Remembers Michael Clark – A True Tennis Champion for Children

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USTA Northern California was sad to hear of Michael Clark’s passing on September 9, 2014. Michael had a passion for teaching tennis, especially to kids in Calaveras County and surrounding areas. His contributions to the sport of tennis were many, and were very much appreciated by everyone whose lives he touched. He was always willing and happy to help any students who showed a passion for tennis with additional lessons. His contributions to junior tennis were many. Read More
 

New National Junior Tournament at Stanford attracts Top US Juniors

Sara Choy 3rd Place
The Eve Zimmerman USTA National Tournament at Stanford University, Sept 12-14, 2014, finished last weekend at Taube Family Tennis Stadium. This new event for boys and girls 12’s and 14’s singles drew the top ranked players nationally from 14 states as well as Canada, PR and England. The boys 12s was particularly strong featuring 14 of the top 30 players in the nation. Over 230 players entered, hoping to be selected into one of the four draws of 16 players. Read More
 

Adult League Awards

2014 ACES Awards
The Adult League Awards awards are given in recognition of and appreciation for those individuals and organizations who contribute their time and energy to growth and success of the Adult League program.​ Read More
 

American Indian Heritage Celebration

American Indian Heritage
The 7th AIHC was held 9/13/14 at the Santa Clara Co Fairgrounds after a 2 year hiatus. Over 2500 people attended the Celebration, easily doubling the estimate the AIHC Planning Committee originally thought would attend. In fact, this was the largest AIHC crowd ever and easily the largest gathering of American Indians in the South Bay I have witnessed. Read More
 

NorCal Junior Riffice To Compete in Napa Valley Tennis Classic

Sam Riffice
Eight select juniors from across the country — including Sam Riffice of Roseville — will compete against top collegians for a USTA Pro Circuit wild card at the 2014 Porsche Napa Valley Tennis Classic September 19-21 at Meadowood Napa Valley in St. Helena, California. This year’s collegiate competition will include players from No. 7 ranked North Carolina, No. 8 ranked Texas, No. 16 Cal Berkeley, No. 28 Harvard, No. 32 Stanford and No. 36 ranked Tulsa. Read More
 

2014 Diversity Spotlight: Hispanic Heritage Month

Bryant Manjivar
National Hispanic Heritage Month was created via presidential proclamation in order to recognize and explore the achievements of a people that have contributed so much to American culture. Its national observance was authorized by Public Law 100-402 which states: The President is hereby authorized and requested to issue annually a proclamation designating the 31-day period beginning September 15 and ending on October 15 as "National Hispanic Heritage Month" and calling upon the people... Read More
 
Results: 80 Record(s) Found.
 
 
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