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2016 Diversity Spotlight - Asian American Heritage Month: Taylor Chan

When I started playing tennis seriously, I had to overcome adversity at the clubs I went to. I was the only Asian girl and as a newer player to the club, I was not as skilled as the other girls. At these tennis clubs, you have to earn respect. The girls there would not want to play or even talk to you if you were not good enough. This wasn’t too hard for me to deal with, since back then I was a loner. I wasn’t very outgoing and had no self-confidence. But, like Michael Chang said: “You know... Read More

United States Gay Open 2016

It’s time for USGO! The 36th Annual United States Gay Open is the premier LGBT tennis tournament in the country, and it’s happening Memorial Day weekend in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park. Read More

NorCal's Berg & Cline Qualify for WTA Volvo Car Open

Sophomore Hadley Berg and freshman Paige Cline of the South Carolina women's tennis team won the doubles draw at the SHAPE Magazine Invitational in Charleston, S.C., on Thursday, qualifying them for participation in the WTA's prestigious Volvo Car Open. The Gamecock tandem defeated the team of Lauren Herring, a professional who played at No. 1 singles for Georgia last year, and Gamecock juniorCaroline Dailey, 7-5, 5-7, 10-3. Read More

Post-Graduate Fellowship Program in Professional Coaching

USTA Player Development (USTAPD) is pleased to announce an opportunity for recent college graduates to focus on professional development through a Fellowship in Professional Coaching. USTAPD will select two - four fellows who will train to be among the next generation of leaders in tennis coaching and related fields through an integrative approach that focuses on the philosophy and framework of high performance coaching. The Fellowship builds on PD’s strength and experience to educate a new ge Read More

2015 USTA NorCal Seniors, Open & Family Awards Luncheon

Congratulations to all of the 2015 Senior, Open, and Family Players of the Year recipients! They along with the Pete Sharkey recipients were honored at the USTA NorCal Senior, Open and Family Awards Luncheon held Sunday, February 21, 2016 at the El Rancho Inn, Millbrae, CA. Read More

Women's History Month 2016

Women’s History Month, now celebrated annually in the United States, grew out of a weeklong celebration of women’s contributions to culture, history and society organized by the school district of Sonoma, California, in 1979. The idea quickly caught on within communities, schools and organizations across the country. In 1981, the U.S. Congress made it official, passing a resolution establishing Women’s History Week. Six years later, the event was expanded into the entire month of March. Read More

USTA NorCal Celebrates Black History Month 2016

February marks Black History Month, an annual celebration that began in 1926. Originated by Carter Godwin Woodson, the son of slaves who went on to earn prestigious degrees at both the Sorbonne and Harvard University, the month of February was selected in deference to Frederick Douglass and Abraham Lincoln both of whom were born that month. Read More

USTA Diversity & Inclusion Program Grant Now Available

National continues to push for new and innovate ways to outreach to the Hispanic community. The USTA National Diversity & Inclusion department has created a new grant worth $2500 that programs and providers can apply for. Read More

Atherton's Bellis Wins Doubles Title at Dow Corning Tennis Classic

CiCi Bellis of Atherton, Calif., teamed up with Ingrid Neel to win the doubles title at the 2016 Dow Corning Tennis Classic in Midland, Mich. Read More

Mather’s Stefan Leustian Competes in Europe

Stefan Leustian of Mather, Calif., took home the singles title at the Les Petits As in Tarbes, France, representing Team USA. He also played for Team USA in the Nike Junior International Teen Tennis Championships, which took place in Bolton, England. The competitions are a Category 1 14 & Under event per Tennis Europe. Read More
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