All Creason Players and Parents, thank you for your flexibility in getting matches played today!
MONDAY MAY 25th SCHEDULE UPDATE AS OF 9:30am
All MAIN DRAW and PLAY OFFS matches will stay at the same time at SPRINGHURST..
BOYS 14'S AND 16'S CONSOLATION WILL PLAY AT ORIGINAL SCHEDULED TIMES AT SPRINGHURST.
Boys and Girls 18 Consolation matches need to report to LIRC at 11:00 am.
Girls 16's Consolation needs to report to LIRC at 12:30
Girls 14's Consolation needs to report to LIRC at 2:00
Girls 12's Consolation needs to report to BASS RUDD at 11:00 am
Boys 12's Consolation needs to report to BASS RUDD at 12:30 pm
Indoor matches will be charged $5 per player, per match.
Competitive Player Coordinator Position Now Hiring! USTA Kentucky will be accepting resumes for this position. Please see the job description here. Please send your resume and a cover letter detailing your tennis experience to firstname.lastname@example.org by June 15 for consideration.
Raise a Racquet and Kroger Community Rewards
Our thanks to the Kroger Company for making it possible and very easy to register your Kroger Rewards Card and choose Raise a Racquet as your Community Rewards Charity. Raise a Racquet received $69 with only 6 members having registered their card! Also a great way to start taking advantage of their online coupons you can load to your card for whenever you shop! This takes just a few minutes, costs you nothing and allows you to support RaR every time you shop at Kroger. Click here to learn how you can start donating to the Raise a Racquet!
2015 Southern Zonals
Zonals registration for 12s, 14s, and 16s is now open. Click herefor registration deadlines, tournament IDs and other important information.
May 2015 Adult League Captain of the Month
Nancy Bishof (in the middle) was nominated and randomly drawn to be recognized as the USTA Kentucky Adult League Captain of the month. Congratulations Nancy! Nancy captained eleven teams in 2014 in the Lexington leagues and currently has six teams with the league season not even half over! To read more about Nancy's tennis interests, click here.
Louisville Young Adult Recreation Tennis League Registration Now OPEN!
Registration is now open for the Louisville Young Adult Recreation Tennis League. Get a team together with friends, co-workers, neighbors, or anybody looking for a fun, recreational tennis league this Spring. Play begins on Tuesday, May 12th from 6-8pm and will run for 8 weeks. If you can't find a team, no worries, just sign up as an individual and we'll place you on the best team for you. This league is all about FUN! Plus, as a part of the league you will be eligible for great appetizer and drink specials at Saints following each match. For more information about the league, click here. Or if you are ready to register right now, you can REGISTER HERE.
18 & Over and 40 & Over Combo Doubles Southern Sectional Championships
Congratulations to all of our Combo teams! The 18's and 40's played in Mobile, AL the weekend of March 20th against teams from across the Southern Section. Kentucky came away with two teams carrying the champions awards, The 5.5 Tewell-Kline women's team and 9.5 Herring men's team, both from Lexington! An inspirational story was shared with our 5.0 women's team captain, Teresa Geyling, to read please click here.
Raise a Racquet Foundation for Kentucky Tennis
The Raise a Racquet Foundation is USTA Kentucky's Endowment Fund and is it's own seperate 501(c)3 entity, overseen by USTA Kentucky's Board of Directors. Through the funds raised, Raise a Racquet is able to carry out charitable good works to the Kentucky tennis community. In 2012, Raise a Racquet was able to award $5000 in college scholarships via the Jason Isaacs Scholarship Fund. Raise a Racquet also awarded $4000 for tournament travel, fees for clinics and camps for juniors who may otherwise would not have been able to participate. Click here to request need-based financial assistance for deserving Kentucky juniors. There you can find the guidelines for receiving Raise a Racquet funding and the application.
USTA Member Benefits!!!
We just saved $100 on a car rental using our USTA member discount code! Did you know you can get discounts on rental cars, hotels, even movie tickets!!! Go to https://membership.usta.com/, login at the right where it says "Member Login" to get the discount codes!
USTA Kentucky's Adult Tennis Apprentice Program
To locate a program in your area, click here: KENTUCKY'S TENNIS APPRENTICE. To view the "Tennis Apprentice" brochure and find your local coordinator, click here. If you would like to get more information about the "Tennis Apprentice" adult tennis program or if you have any questions you can email us at email@example.com. Click here to view one of the news stories that featured USTA Kentucky and the Tennis Apprentice program.