Latest Virginia Tennis News
Letter from Tom Hood, President Virginia Tennis
October 1, 2013 - As fall gets underway I hope you are finding many opportunities for tennis. Read more
Richmond Tennis Hall of Fame to open at the Westwood Club this Saturday
|October 17, 2013 - The Hall of Fame, established by the Richmond Tennis Association, opens at the Westwood Club on October 19. Click to read the Henrico Citizen article.|
Mylan WTT Richmond Invitational is a Smash Hit
|October 14, 2013 - Four teams comprised of the strongest men and women players from Richmond converged at the Willow Oaks Country Club indoor tennis center on Saturday to participate in the inaugural Mylan World TeamTennis (WTT) Richmond Invitational for $1,500 in prize money and a chance to compete in the national WTT Finals. Read more // Facebook Photo Album|
WTT Richmond Invitational moved indoors
|October 12, 2013 - The matches will go on! The WTT Richmond Invitational will start at 4:30 pm this afternoon at the Willow Oaks Country Club indoor courts. To get geared up for some great tennis, check out the article in the Richmond Times-Dispatch. Click here to read.|
Official Press Release for the World TeamTennis Richmond Invitational
|October 7, 2013 - On Saturday, October 12, Richmond’s biggest names in tennis will compete in the first World TeamTennis Richmond Invitational, featuring four coed teams competing for $1,500 in prize money. The winning team will advance to compete at the Mylan WTT Nationals in Indian Wells, California, in November. Read mor
Teams Announced for the World TeamTennis Richmond Invitational
|October 4, 2013 - Cheer on your favorite Richmond tennis pros as they compete in the World TeamTennis Richmond Invitational on Sat., Oct. 12, at Willow Oaks Country Club!
4 teams competing, $1,500 in prize money. The winning team will advance to the WTT Nationals at Indian Wells in November.
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World TeamTennis Richmond Invitational
|October 1, 2013 - The World TeamTennis Richmond Invitational, hosted by Virginia Tennis, will be held on Saturday, October 12 at 4:30 pm at Willow Oaks Country Club.
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Virginia Tennis Wheelchair Open recap
|September 15, 2013 - The 2013 Truong Wheelchair Tennis Grand Prix Circuit came to a close with the Virginia Tennis Wheelchair Open on September 14-15. Hosted by the McCormack-Nagelsen Tennis Center in Williamsburg, the tournament featured players from as far away as New Jersey, West Virginia and Maryland as well as the local players from Virginia.|
Saoirse Teevan-Kumhawi: Camp Scholarship Recipient
|July 29, 2013 - Saoirse (pictured far right) received a Virginia Tennis camp scholarship to attend the Piric Tennis Camp at Old Dominion University in June.
Click here to read more about her camp experience.
Damrongsri and Yergina Win $5000 AF Tournament Titles
|July 24, 2013 - No. 6 men’s seed Van Damrongsri, of Ellicott City, MD defeated # 1 seed Landon Schaefer, of Centreville, VA in the finals of the $5000 AF ATP & WTA Top 500 National Ranking Tournament, 6-3, 6-4. In the women's final, Ukraine’s Kateryna Yergina, who played #1 at Virginia Commonwealth University defeated former University of Virginia #1 Lindsey Hardenbergh, of Aldie, VA.
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USTA/Virginia Jr. Team Tennis Last Chance Wildcard Tournament Recap
|July 24, 2013 - As the 2013 Virginia Jr. Team Tennis Local League season comes to a close and teams prepare for the USTA/Virginia Jr. Team Tennis District Championships at the Boar’s Head Sports Club on August 2-4, there are still a few hopeful teams looking to earn a bid into the District Championship by way of the USTA/Virginia Jr. Team Tennis Last Chance Wildcard Tournament.
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