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Bill Duo Wins 18s National Tournament

Congratulations to Bill Duo on winning the Boys 18's National Tennis Selection Event in Midland, TX. Seeded #3, Bill knocked off the tournaments top seed Chase Wood (top 15 in nation) of Texas in a tough semifinal 3-6, 6-2, 6-4. In the final, he overcame hard serving Diego Nava of California 6-4, 6-2.​ Read More

Columbia Central HS Courts Dedicated in Honor of Garry Applegate

On Saturday, April 30th the Columbia Central High School tennis courts in Brooklyn, MI were dedicated to Garry Applegate. It was great to hear about the history of the tennis program by the couple that got it started, Garry and Cookie Applegate, and their daughter, Dana Daniels who grew up playing tennis and later played at Michigan State University and still ranks as the best female tennis player in the Jackson, MI area! Congrats to the Applegate family! Read More

Family Foam Ball Tennis Tournament

The Premier Athletic & Tennis Club hosted a Family Foam Ball Tennis Tournament on February 27, 2016 to benefit Cause a "Racquet" for Diabetes. This video highlights some of the reasons why Family Tennis is the best kind of tennis. Read More

Cause a “Racquet” for Diabetes!

Join us for this family foam ball tournament! Tickets and silent auction to benefit the American Diabetes Association of West Michigan. This fun event takes place Feb. 27, 5:00 – 7:30 p.m. at the Premier Athletic & Tennis Club in Grandville, Mich. Download Document

Ferris State Club Tennis Hosts Play Day

Earlier this month the Ferris State Club Tennis team hosted a Play Day in Big Rapids, Michigan. Watch this video for highlights from the fun event! Read More
 »Midwest News

2016 Midwest Mixed Doubles Sectional Results

Players from around the Midwest traveled to Fort Wayne, Indiana September 30-October 2, 2016 to battle in the Mixed Doubles Sectional Championships. Find out who emerged as champions! Read More

David Horneffer Wins USTA Midwest Sportsmanship Award

David Horneffer from Brookfield, Wis., received the USTA/Midwest Section’s Wallace R. Holzman, Sr. Award during the USTA Boys 18 District Team Cup events (June 17-19) in South Bend, Ind. This award recognizes the outstanding 16 or 18-and-under age division male player from the USTA/Midwest Section for the highest standards of tennis accomplishments, character, conduct, sportsmanship and amateurism. Read More

Tiffany Chen Honored by USTA for Sportsmanship

Tiffany Chen from Naperville, Ill., received the USTA/Midwest Section’s Helen Shockley Award on Thursday, June 16. The Helen Shockley Award recognizes the outstanding 16 or 18-and-under age division female player from the USTA/Midwest Section for the highest standards of tennis accomplishments, character, conduct, sportsmanship and amateurism. Chen joins a list of former winners that include several WTA professional players, including current USTA President Katrina Adams (also from Illinois). Read More

USTA/Midwest Section Announces 2016 Hall of Fame Inductees

The USTA/Midwest Section is excited to announce its 2016 Hall of Fame inductee class which will be enshrined on January 27, 2017. Read More

Buddy Up Tennis Receives USTA Honors

The USTA has announced that Buddy Up Tennis in New Albany, Ohio, was awarded the 2016 USTA National Adaptive Tennis Community Service Award. The organization was honored at the USTA Semi-Annual Meeting, Sept. 3-6 in New York City. The USTA annually bestows this recognition upon a program or program leader that has demonstrated continued excellence, dedication and service in tennis for an adaptive tennis community. Read More