News By Rick Vach

Friday Tennis Blog: ATP Memphis | U.S. Fed Cup | H.Q. Rising at Lake Nona

| Pro Tennis , General News , Friday Blog , New USTA Florida Headquarters At Lake Nona , Blogs

U.S. FED CUP TO ‘GO FOR IT’ AGAINST CZECH CHAMPS The U.S. Fed Cup team reached the World Group semifinal round for the first time in seven years last weekend by defeating Germany 4-0. Their reward? An April 22-23 meeting with the powerhouse defending champion Czech Republic. While the U.S. has won a world-leading 17 […]

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Florida’s ‘Dempsey Twins’ Split Up, Come Together Through ‘Tennis on Campus’ Clubs

| General News , Adult Tennis News , College Tennis , Tennis On Campus

The “Dempsey twins” attend different Florida colleges, have pursued different majors, even pledged different sororities — but that hasn’t stopped them from this school year achieving a twin feat — each rising to president of their respective school tennis clubs. Erica at Florida State University, and Laura at Florida Gulf Coast University each preside over […]

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Tennis Briefs(3): UF Women Win Indoors; Mulloy Celebration; More

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No. 1 UF Women Beat UNC for ITA Indoors Title The No. 1-ranked University of Florida women’s team won their first ITA National Team Indoor Championship in 18 years on Monday, defeating No. 2 North Carolina 4-2 in the championship match at Yale University’s Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center. Florida freshman Ingrid Neel clinched the match, upsetting […]

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Tennis ‘Where Are They Now?’: 2004 USTA Florida State Jr. Champion Nina Pantic

| Pro Tennis , General News , Bobby Curtis Junior State Championships , Adult Tennis News , Youth Tennis News , USTA Pro Circuit

USTA Florida’s “Where Are They Now?” series catches up with some of the former junior winners of the USTA Florida “Bobby Curtis” Junior State Championships, which each year crowns the top Florida juniors in the boys’ and girls’ 18-10 age groups. Nina Pantic won the USTA Florida Junior State Closed (now known as the USTA […]

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Broward Celebrates, USTA Florida League Championship Cup Embarks on #USTAFLLeagues Tour

| General News , Adult Leagues , Adult Tennis News

Broward County tennis team captains and players that won USTA Florida League Sectionals titles during the 2016 league season celebrated winning the inaugural USTA Florida League Championship Cup on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017 with some Fast4-format tennis and a luncheon at the Frank Veltri Tennis Center in Plantation, Fla. Threatening to rename the trophy the […]

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Jacksonville Tennis Blog: 2017 Local Youth Calendar; Local USTA League Leader

| General News , Adult Leagues , Courtside , Adult Tennis News , Youth Tennis News , Junior Team Tennis , Junior Tournaments , Blogs , Team Tennis Challenges

Neighboring Clay County Made Run at 2016 USTA Florida League Championship Cup Broward County won the inaugural USTA Florida League Championship Cup last league season with six USTA Florida League Sectionals titles, but Jacksonville’s neighboring Clay County had a stellar run, winning four Sectionals titles and staying in the race to the very end. In […]

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