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USPTA Recognizes Bender at the NEXT Generation Workshop

The United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA) honored those members who go above and beyond in all aspects of the tennis industry during its annual General Membership Meeting on Oct. 13 at the 2017 NEXT Generation: A Tennis Innovation Workshop powered by USTA & USPTA at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld. Read More

Portage Native Bill Duo Wins Midwest Closed

Congratulations to Portage, MI native Bill Duo on winning the Boys' 18s Midwest Closed Championship last week in Indianapolis! Read More

Michigan tennis phenom's longtime dream realized with Ivy League commitment

Two tennis courts and an uninspiring jungle gym inside Oakland Drive Park gave Portage Central junior Bill Duo his start in tennis. A decade later, the sport has afforded him academic and athletic opportunities in the Ivy League. Duo announced his commitment to the Princeton University men's tennis team last month, wrapping up the lengthy recruitment of one the nation's top class of 2018 talents. Read More

2016 USTA Western Michigan Award Winners Announced

USTA Western Michigan recently announced its 2016 Award winners. Find out who will be taking home the hardware April 30, 2017. Download Document

Amaya, Ferman Inducted into USTA Midwest Hall of Fame

The USTA/Midwest Section announced its 2016 Hall of Fame induction class, which featured two tennis enthusiasts from Western Michigan: Victor Amaya, and Rick Ferman. The 2016 USTA/Midwest Section Hall of Fame induction ceremony took place January 27, 2017, at the Sheraton Indianapolis North Hotel in Indianapolis during the USTA/Midwest Section's 123rd Annual Meeting. Read More
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Michigan Crowned 2017 Tennis on Campus National Champions

Michigan defeated the University of California, Irvine, in the final of the 2017 Tennis On Campus National Championship, 24-20, with the Wolverines’ mixed team overcoming a late deficit to deliver the victory. It was Michigan’s first TOC Nationals title. Read More

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

2017 Combo Sectional Results

The 2016 Combo Doubles Section Championship took place March 17-19,2017 at the Wildwood Racquet Club in Ft. Wayne, Indiana. Find out who emerged as champions! Read More

Michigan Captures Back-to-Back Midwest Tennis on Campus Championships

32 teams descended upon Madison, WI for the Midwest Tennis on Campus Championships, where seven teams sealed a bid to Nationals in April. The University of Michigan took the title after knocking off Wisconsin 25-18. 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