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PRESIDENT'S CORNER

As my first year as USTA Kentucky President comes to a close, I can say with my whole heart it has been a true joy and an excellent year for tennis in Kentucky.  The whole tennis community should be proud.

Dell Kelly
President
USTA Kentucky
Tennis...It All Matters!
A GREAT YEAR FOR GRANTS

Kentucky tennis providers were awarded nearly $70,000 in grants from USTA Southern in 2016!  
VIPS WIN SOUTHERN SPECIAL EVENT OF THE YEAR!

Congratulations to the Visually Impaired Preschool Services; VIPS Tennis Tournament in Louisville, Kentucky for winning the 2016 Southern Special Event of the Year Award.   READ MORE
CONGRATULATIONS TO JOHN HERRING!

John Herring, of Lexington, Ky., has been nominated to the post of USTA Southern Board of Directors.
  
MAJOR REGULATION CHANGES FOR 2017

Major USTA Adult League regulation changes for 2017.
2017 KENTUCKY CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Kentucky State Championship calendar has been set!  Good luck and we look forward to seeing you this summer!
UPDATE TENNISLINK

Don't forget to update your contact information in TennisLink!
Don't ever miss out on what's happening in your local leagues.
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REGISTERING SCHOOLS FOR TENNIS PROGRAMMING

The Louisville 10 and Under Tennis Association is now registering schools who would like to offer tennis as an after-school activity for the spring .    READ MORE  

Icy Hot Winter Indoor Level 2 
(KY Level 1-A, Southern Level 2)
December 27-30, Louisville
Boys and Girls 10's (Orange), 
12's, 14's (Yellow)
Tournament Director: Chris Mather
cmather@springhurst.com
Registration Deadline: December 18th 
REGISTER

Kentucky One Health Springhurst New Years Classic 
(KY Level 2, Southern Level 3)
December 30 - January 1, Louisville
Boys and Girls 10's (Orange), 12's, 14's, 16's, 18's (Yellow)
Tournament Director: Chris Mather
cmather@springhurst.com
Registration Deadline: December 18th 
REGISTER


Contact Bryan Hash or READ MORE
DON'T MISS A MATCH 
 
USTA members can get 25% off a subscription to Tennis Channel Plus! Offer expires January 30, 2017. 
CLICK HERE to request discount code.
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
 
Check out open positions with USTA Kentucky, Southern and National!

  
TENNIS APPRENTICE CAN COME TO YOUR TOWN 
BY REQUEST
 
Know someone who might be interested in learning to play tennis?Tennis Apprentice is a 6 - 8 week program that teaches the basics of tennis and includes a FREE Tennis Racquet! 
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

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.
YOUR LOCAL LEAGUE COORDINATORS

Looking for additional league playing opportunity?  How about getting a family member or friend involved in tennis? 
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SUPPORT RAISE A RACQUET FOUNDATION

Be sure to check out scholarship and funding opportunities available through USTA Kentucky's endowment fund, Raise a Racquet. 
 
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