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PRESIDENT'S PERSPECTIVE

Hello Kentucky Tennis family!  Let me start by first saying, thank you.  Thank you for your love of tennis, your support of this great game and most of all for SERVING  - and I don't just mean serving up a tennis ball!   READ MORE  
from Rainey!

TIME TO REGISTER FOR FUN TENNIS ACROSS THE STATE

Drop Shots is a fun social league designed for players of all levels age 21-40 .  Six areas are currently running Drop Shots this spring.   READ MORE
60/70 & OVER INVITATIONAL
 
It's time to register for the 60/70 & Over clay court tennis tournament.  Don't miss the fun!  READ MORE  
KENTUCKY'S PTR STATE MEMBER OF THE YEAR!

Congratulations go to Meg Peavy, named PTR State member of the year.   READ MORE  
IT'S COMING ...

Mark your calendars June 2 - 9.  Tennis on the move ... across Kentucky! Follow us on social media - information coming! 
HEY JUNIOR PLAYERS!
 
Junior Team Tennis Teams are forming!  Talk to your friends and  READ MORE to find your local contact.
  
TRI LEVEL LEAGUE REGISTRATION OPEN SOON
 
Louisville league registration opens April 10th - May 9th. READ MORE for information or click HERE for local league coordinators in your area.
NEW - ADULT 65 & OVER LEAGUE
 
Louisville Plainview clay court league registration opens April 1 and play begins May 29th  READ MORE
Contact Kathy Klein in you want to begin a league to your area.
WAY TO REPRESENT KENTUCKY - COMBO DOUBLE SECTIONALS
 
Congratulations to our teams that represented Kentucky in the Southern Combo Doubles Championships held earlier this month in Auburn and Mobile, AL  WOMEN'S TEAMS
Haara team pictured.
TELL A FRIEND!

Come join Tennis Apprentice - an all-inclusive tennis program for beginner adults (18 & Over).  Groups forming in Louisville and Lexington!   READ MORE   



Second Serve
Tennis Apprentice League
 
League designed for former Tennis Apprentice participants!  Come to the court and see what it's all about March 26 or April 2.  Play begins April 9!  READ MORE
IT'S TIME TO GET WILD!

Wild Aces is a USTA non-member based 40 & over social league designed to bring players back to the court and/or introduce players to an organized tennis program .   



CAPTAIN TENNIS

Join the fun and follow the heroics of Captain Tennis on the Mountain Tennis Circuit  FACEBOOK


E-NEWS!

Do you have Community Tennis News you would like to share? If so, please email Kim Lonnemann with the information no later than the first day of each month.
E-News is sent mid month.
LOUISVILLE ADULTS SINGLES LEAGUE REGISTRATION OPEN

Players looking for singles play can sign up as an individual and are paired with other players at your rating level.  Registration deadline is April 6th.  REGISTER

TIME FOR TENNIS

It's time to register for tennis programs, leagues, and clinics across the state.   READ MORE   to find what your local CTA is offering in your area!



TOURNAMENT LEVEL PATHWAYS CREATED
 
USTA Kentucky created pathways for parents to guide their children through junior tournaments, based on their level of play.  An easy way to determine which tournaments would be best to enter.  


Find all links to sanctioned junior tournaments in Kentucky HERE

Georgetown Spring Junior Classic (KY Level 4, Southern Level 5, YTP Orange)
April 7-9, Georgetown
Registration Deadline: April 3rd 
REGISTER HERE

LIRC Kentucky Spring Junior Championship 12's and 16's 
(KY Level 3, Southern Level 5)
April 13-15, Louisville
Registration Deadline: April 11th
REGISTER HERE

LTC Spring Series #1 
(KY Level 5, YTP Orange)
April 15th, Lexington
Registration Deadline: April 11th 
REGISTER HERE

LIRC Kentucky Spring Junior Championship 10's, 14's and 18's 
(KY Level 3, Southern Level 5, YTP Green Level 1)
April 20-22, Louisville
Registration Deadline: April 17th 
REGISTER HERE

Pen Ten Spring Junior Challenge 
(KY Level 4, Southern Level 5, YTP Orange)
April 21-22, Hopkinsville
Registration Deadline: April 17th 
REGISTER HERE

Leon Zegart Junior Championships 
(KY Level 4, Southern Level 5, YTP Orange)
April 27-29, Louisville
Registration Deadline: April 24th 
REGISTER HERE

Contact Bryan Hash or READ MORE
NET GENERATION FOR SCHOOLS
   
Teachers can now register with Net Generation to receive free training and incentives to help grow tennis!   READ MORE  
REGISTER YOUR KROGER CARD
 
Select Raise a Racquet as your charity of choice!  Help to share tennis with others just by grocery shopping!   READ MORE   
PLAY IT FORWARD GRANT

Over $1.2 million has been made available for programs and tournaments focused on innovative ideas & growth based programming.  READ MORE  or email  Stacey Croley .

BUILD IT FORWARD GRANT

USTA Southern has opened registration for grant applications for the Build It Forward initiative. $500K has been made available to build or reconstruct tennis courts. There is no deadline, as funds will be available until exhausted. 
READ MORE or email John Callen

YOUR LOCAL LEAGUE COORDINATORS

Looking for additional league playing opportunity?  How about getting a family member or friend involved in tennis?  READ MORE
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