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Paul Bentley’s family tree filled with tennis coaches

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Paul Bentley’s grandfather didn’t have a lot of disposable income to invest in his children’s athletic pursuits back in the day. The late Bud Bentley had 11 children. Enough said. However, the Bentleys lived near Martin Luther King Park, which meant they could walk to the courts and play tennis all day for free. Read More
 

Williamston tennis player considered one of nation's top prep prospects

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Williamston junior Sara Daavettila was born into the tennis world. Her mother, a Northville native, played tennis for four years while at Western Michigan University. The sport has been a part of her life for as long as she can remember. Read More
 

West Ottawa's Nick Schnobel signs tennis scholarship at Western Michigan

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hen Nick Schnobel was deciding where he wanted to play college tennis, he wanted an opportunity to play — and play against the best in the nation. The West Ottawa senior got that chance when he signed a national letter of intent to accept a tennis scholarship at Western Michigan University. The Broncos are a Mid-American Conference power, and regularly challenges for the league title to earn an automatic bid to the NCAA Division I tournament. Read More
 

College Students: You Can Play USTA League On Us

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The USTA/Midwest Section wants college students to feel the love of USTA League Tennis. Learn how you can participate and let the USTA/Midwest Section cover your 2014 USTA League Fee.* Read More
 

District Championship News

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The District Championships will take place Aug. 1-2 and provided a weekend full of great tennis and super fans!!! This year our host site is Michigan State University Outdoor Courts located on the corner of Chestnut and Wilson Avenue. Read More
 
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2015 Midwest Spring Award Winners

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The USTA/Midwest Section is excited to announce its 2015 Midwest Spring Award recipients. The official awards presentations will be made over the next few months at various locations. Read More
 

2015 Summer Symposium – Two Educational Opportunities and Great Tennis!

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Not only can you watch some great professional tennis during the Western & Southern Open, you can also participate in training that will improve your game! From the “Essentials of Shot Making”, to strategies for service placement and returns and more, the 2015 Midwest Summer Symposium provides sessions designed to help your game and your teaching skills. The event takes place August 20 and 21. There’s also a special 10 and Under Tennis Workshop on the morning of Thursday, Aug. 20. Download Document
 

Jon Betts Honored by Northern IllinoisTennis Association as Volunteer of the Month

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The Northern Illinois Tennis Association (NITA) is proud to honor Jon Betts as this month’s featured volunteer in recognition of his outstanding efforts. Read More
 

ITA Summer Circuit

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The ITA Summer Circuit is currently made up of eight regional circuits (East, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, Midwest, Central, Mountain, Texas and West) consisting of four consecutive open tournaments played during the month of July, leading up to the USTA/ITA National Summer Championships in Bloomington, Indiana in August. Read More
 

2015 Midwest Closed Champions Crowned

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The USTA/Midwest Section Closed Junior Championships, the most prestigious junior tournament in the Midwest Section, ended yesterday with the final matches in boys and girls singles. Over 1,000 talented junior players from all five USTA/Midwest Section States – Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin - competed in the event. Read More
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
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