USTA Outstanding Facility Awards

May 6, 2013 06:28 PM

USTA Outstanding Facility Awards

The USTA intends to recognize facilities to encourage increasingly high standards for construction and/or renovation of tennis facilities throughout the country. The USTA will evaluate your nomination based on the following:
The Facility:
- Quality of each Court Area and Surface;
- Quality of the Court Enclosure and Lighting;
- Overall Layout and Adaptation to Site;
- Accessories and Amenities.
- Evidence of Good & Green Maintenance;
The Tennis Program:
- USTA Programs
- 10 and Under Tennis (Using the QuickStart Tennis Format)
- Other Tennis-Related Programs
- Important Contribution to the Game of Tennis

Selection Process
The Facility Awards Committee, a subcommittee of the Technical Committee, meets to select the recipients.  The number of recipients selected depends on the quality of the applicants. 

2013 Application/Nomination Form

Please complete the nomination form within the application/nomination PDF file below. If you have any questions please let us know.(

Important Things to Know Before Downloading the Nomination Form
1. You must have Adobe Acrobat version 5.0 or higher to view and complete the nomination form.
2. Once downloaded, the file should be saved and completed on your own computer.
3. You must  type all answers/responses within the application.
4. You must submit (mail/ship) either 7 paper copies of all completed materials or 7 CDs or flash drives of all materials.
- March 20, 2013: 2013 Nomination Forms Available Online
- June 28, 2013: Application/Nomination Forms due in USTA office
- July 2013 :  Subcommittee meets
- July 31, 2013: Recipient(s) notified
- September 2013:  Award(s) presented
Maiysha Warren
USTA Technical Committee
70 West Red Oak Lane
White Plains, NY 10604
(914) 872-5605 (Phone)
(914) 696-7029 (Fax)
USTA Semiannual Meeting & Conference-September 2013
1. Public courts: Small Tennis Centers 2-10 courts
2. Public courts: Large Tennis Centers 11 or more courts and/or Stadiums
3. Educational Institutions: Colleges, universities, elementary schools, middle schools, or high schools.
4. Private facilities that support the USTA and other growth of the game programs.
2012 - Private
Charlotte Country Club - Charlotte, N.C.
Ellis Tennis Center - El Paso, Tex.
The Haig Point Club - Daufuskie Island, S.C.
Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort - Tucson, Ariz.
Sea Colony Resort - Bethany Beach, Del.
2012 - Large
The Courts at Gabe Nesbitt Community Park - McKinney, Tex.
2012 - Educational
Wake Forest Tennis Complex - Winston-Salem, N.C.
2011 - Private
Centercourt Athletic Club - Chatham, N.J.
River Hills Club - Jackson, Miss.
2011 - Large
Jonesville Tennis Center - Gainesville, Fla. (2011 Featured Facility)
Southlake Tennis Center - Southlake, Tex.
The Tennis Center at Steamboat Springs - Steamboat Springs, Colo.
Wagon Wheel Tennis Center - Coppell, Tex.
2011 - Educational
Jaime Kaplan Tennis Center - Macon, Ga.
2011 - Small
Lone Tree Park & Tennis Center - Littleton, Colo.
Quick Start Courts at Kiest Park - Dallas, Tex.
2010 - Private
Courtside Club - Los Gatos, Calif. (2010 Featured Facility)
Lakes Tennis Academy - Frisco, Tex.
2010 - Large
Arthur Ashe Youth Tennis and Education - Philadelphia, Pa.
2010 - Educational
Biszantz Family Tennis Center - Claremont, Calif.
Gable Tennis Complex - Culver, Ind.
2010 - Small
Libbey Park Tennis Complex - Ojai, Calif.
Palm Coast Tennis Center - Palm Coast, Fla.
2009 - Private
Courtside Racquet Club - Lebanon, N.J.
Green Spring Racquet Club - Lutherville, Md.
Mission Hills Country Club - Rancho Mirage, Calif. (2009 Featured Facility)
Reynolds Plantation Lake Club Tennis Center - Greensboro, Ga.
The Tennis Gardens at Longboat Key Club and Resort - Longboat Key, Fla. 
2009 - Educational
Blythe Calfee Tennis Center - Willis, Tex.
Cullman-Heyman Indoor Tennis Center, Yale University - New Haven, Conn.
Oshkosh North High School - Oshkosh, Wis.
Washington State University Outdoor Tennis Facility - Pullman, Wash.
2009 - Small
Glenview Tennis Club - Glenview, Ill.
Rancho Penasquitos Tennis Center - San Diego, Calif.
Seaview Park Tennis Facility - Palm Beach, Fla.
2008 - Private
Ebensburg Tennis Center - Ebensburg, Pa.
Lake Charles Racquet Club - Lake Charles, La.
Manker Patten Tennis Club - Chattanooga, Tenn.
Taos Tennis at Quail Ridge Taos: A Condo Resort - El Prado, N.M.
2008 - Educational
Baseline Tennis Center:University of Minnesota - Minneapolis, Minn.
2008 - Large
Arlington Tennis Center - Arlington, Tex.
Copeland Cox Tennis Center - Mobile, Ala.
Gates Tennis Center - Denver, Colo.
Huntsville Tennis Center - Huntsville, Ala.
Mercer Country Park Commission Tennis Facility - West Windsor, N.J.
Surprise Tennis and Racquet Complex - Surprise, Ariz.
2008 - Small
Fairview Park Tennis Complex - Decatur, Ill.
Thunder Bay Recreation Center - Alpena, Mich.
2007 - Private
Copper River Country Club - Fresno, Calif.
North Hills Club - Raleigh, N.C.
Rochester Athletic Club - Rochester, Minn.
2007 - Collegiate
JoAnn Murphy Medlock Tennis Center - Tyler, Tex.
University Tennis Center: University of Mary Washington - Fredricksburg, Va.
2007 - Large
Burns Park Tennis Center - Little Rock, Ark.
El Paso Youth Tennis Center - El Paso, Tex.
Frank Veltri Tennis Center - Plantation, Fla.
North Bossier Park Tennis Center - Bossier City, La.
Paseo Racquet Center - Glendale, Ariz.
Southeast Park & Tennis Facility - Columbia, S.C.
Wailea Tennis Club - Wailea, Maui, Hawaii
Westwood Tennis Center - Norman, Okla.
Whispering Pines Tennis Center - Port St. Lucie, Fla.
2007 - Small
City of Farmington Tennis Complex - Farmington, N.M.
Melrose Tennis Center - Daufuskie Island, S.C.
McCook Public Schools - McCook, Neb.
Oconomowoc Community Tennis Center - Oconomowoc, Wis.
2006 - Private
Windward Lake Club - Alpharetta, Ga.
2006 - Collegiate
University of Hawaii at Manoa Tennis Complex - Honolulu, Hawaii
University of Alabama Varsity Tennis Center - Tuscaloosa, Ala.
2006 - Large
Lost Mountain Tennis Center - Powder Springs, Ga.
Forestmeadows Park and Athletic Center - Tallahassee, Fla.
Cary Tennis Center - Cary, N.C.
Buchanan Educational Center Tennis Courts - Clovis, Calif.
Waco Regional Tennis and Fitness - Waco, Tex.
2006 - Small
Ken-Caryl Ranch Master Association - Denver, Colo.
2005 - Private
Carmel Valley Ranch Resort - Carmel, Calif.
Chad Gamble Tennis Courts - Paducah, Ky.
I’On Club - Mt. Pleasant, S.C.
The Atlanta Athletic Club - Atlanta, Ga.
Carmel Valley Athletic Club - Carmel, Calif.
2005 - Collegiate
Princeton University Tennis Center - Princeton, N.J.
2005 - Large
Barbara S. Wynne Tennis Center - Indianapolis, Ind.
Centro De Tenis Honda - Bayamon, P.R.
Swim and Racquet Center- Boca Raton, Fla.
2005 - Small
Ottawa Township High School Tennis Courts - Ottawa, Ill.
2004 - Private
Middlebury Indoor Tennis
Paul Rowton Indoor Tennis Center, LLC
Tunica National Golf & Tennis Center
Woodfield Country Club Tennis Center
2004 - Collegiate
Alexis Boss Tennis Center & Alan Gordon Pavilion at Dartmouth College
Ambassador E. William Crotty Tennis Complex at Embry-Riddle University
College of Charleston Tennis Center at Patriots Point
J.W. Isenhour Tennis Complex at North Carolina State University
2004 - Large
Beerman Family Tennis Center
Harrison Tennis Center
Palmetto Tennis Center
2004 - Small
Amarillo Municipal Tennis Center
Baltimore Fitness and Tennis
Littleton Golf and Tennis Center
Vineyard Youth Tennis
2003 - Private
Ft. Snelling Tennis and Learning Center
Genesys Athletic Club
The Racquet Club of Memphis
2003 - Public
Peachtree City Tennis Center
2003 - Collegiate
Michael D. Case Center at the University of Tulsa
Rosemarie Shellaberger Tennis Center
2003 - Large
Balboa Tennis Club
Carl & Edyth Lindner Family Tennis Center at Lunken Playfield
Central Oahu Regional Park Tennis Center
Donald Van Blake Tennis Center
Dunwoody Country Club
Koch Family Tennis Center
Lexington County Tennis Complex
New Orlelans City Park Tennis Center
2003 - Small
Ellsworth Tennis Center
Floyd’s Indoor Tennis Facility
Hampton Tennis Center, Hampton
Hattiesburg Country Club Tennis
Hilton Waikoloa Village
Ida Lee Park Tennis Center
Phipps Ocean Park Tennis Center
Rowe Tennis Center at the Rappahannock Area YMCA
Shadow Valley Country Club
Utah Park Tennis Center
Williamson County Parks & Recreation Indoor Sports Complex
2002 - Private
Los Caballeros Racquet and Sports Club
Mid-Town Tennis Club (a TCA Club)
Red Lerilles Health and Racquet Club
Sierra Sports & Racquet Club
2002 - Collegiate
Appleton Tennis Center at Boise State University
Combe Tennis Center
DePauw Tennis & Track Center
Wake Forest Indoor Tennis Center
2002 - Tournament
International Tennis Hall of Fame
2002 - Large
The Bannockburn Club (a TCA Club)
Charlotte Racquet Club North
El Conquistador Resort & Country Club
Florida Tennis Center Daytona Beach
Naples Bath & Tennis Club
Nashboro Village Athletic Club
Pelham Racquet Club
Scottsdale Ranch Park City of Scottsdale
2002 - Small
Granger Grass Courts
Kapalua Tennis Gardens
Rolland Moore Racquet Center
2001 - Private
Tennis Center at College Park
Greenwood Athletic Club
Boise Racquet & Swim Club
Millenium Tennis & Fitness Center
Indian Wells Tennis Garden
2001 - Collegiate
Mary Washington College Outdoor Tennis Complex
Michael L. Mullan Tennis Center at Swarthmore College
2001 - Tournament
The Tennis Centre at Daniel Island Home of the Family Circle Cup
2001 - Large
Henry McMullan Tennis Complex
Sunrise Tennis Club Park
Portland Tennis Center
Champions Club
Cooper Creek Tennis Center
Brownsville Tennis Center
2001 - Small
Redstone Park Tennis Center
Lake Oswego Indoor Tennis Center
Lake Murray Tennis Club
Spring Lake Bath & Tennis Club
Landon Tennis Center at Hargrave Military Academy
2000 - Collegiate
Sheffield Center at Duke University
2000 - Large
Cooper Tennis Complex
Westgate Tennis Center
2000 - Small
Greenview Park Tennis Facility
1999 - Collegiate
Bratton Tennis Center at Whitman College
Burrows-Burleson Tennis Center at Virginia Tech
Lichtenberg Tennis Center
Michigan State University Tennis Center
Murr Center at Harvard University
Scott Linder Stadium at Alfred A. Ring Tennis Complex at University of Florida
Texas A&M University Varsity Tennis Center
Sarni Tennis Facility at Pennsylvania State University
1999 - Large
Cambier Park Tennis Center
Rose Park Tennis Center
1999 - Small
Edwardsville High School
Rutgers Tennis Center at Hawaii Preparatory Academy
Gene Autry Sports Complex
Longboat Key Tennis Center
1998 - Tournament
USTA National Tennis Center
1998 - Collegiate
University of Redlands Tennis Facility
Burgess-Rushing Tennis Center
Mary Potishman Lard Tennis Center
Taube Family Tennis Stadium at Stanford University
1998 - Large
Sunrise Tennis Center
Plaza Tennis Center
Richland Tennis Center
Jimmy Evert Tennis Center
1998 - Small
Arthur Ashe Tennis Centre at Battery Park
The Tennis Center at Albergue Olimpico
1997 - Collegiate
Duchossois Tennis Center at Washington & Lee Universtiy
Snyder Tennis Center University of Virginia
Pelican Bay Community Tennis Center
Treasure Island Golf Tennis & Recreation Center
Burlington Tennis Center
Charleston Tennis Center
Indian School Park
Lagoon Park Tennis Center
Midland Community Tennis Center
Peachtree City Tennis Center
Van der Meer Shipyard Racquet Club
International Tennis Center at Stone Mountain Park
Payne Park Tennis Center
McMurry Tennis Complex
Monterey Tennis Center
L.B. Houston Tennis Center
Augusta-Newman Tennis Center
Cooper Creek Tennis Center
Mercer County Tennis Center
Mt. Lebanon Tennis Center
Neilson-Screen Tennis Stadium at Hampton University
1995 - Collegiate
Bass-Rudd Tennis Center University of Louisville
McCormack-Nagelsen Tennis Center at College of William & Mary
Helfin Tennis Center at Ouachita Baptist University
Club de Tenis de Ilsa Verde
Torrimar Tennis Club
Tennis Center of Coral Springs
Kiwanis Recreation Tennis Center
Fremont Tennis Center
1994 - Tournament
Tennis Center at Crandon Park
1994 - Large
David Park Tennis Center
Scott Speicher Tennis Center
1994 - Small
Ala Moana Tennis Club
Robinson Tennis Center
Randolph Tennis Center
Rome Floyd Tennis Center
South Austin Tennis Center
Delray Beach Tennis Center
Centennial Tennis
Incline Village Tennis Complex
Memorial Park Tennis Center
Simpson Tennis Complex
The University of Illinois’ Atkins Tennis Center
Burns Park Tennis Center
La Cienega Park Tennis Center
Mountain View Tennis Center
Paseo Racquet Center
Tim Korth Tennis Courts at St. Mary’s College
The Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale University
Courts Plus
Dana Hills Tennis Center
Heritage Tennis Club
Torrimar Tennis Club
The Ashland Tennis Center
Cambier Park Tennis Facility
Forest View Racquet Club
Sunnyvale Municipal Tennis Center
University of West Florida Tennis Complex
Bertram B. Leopold Recreation Center
George S. Eccles Tennis Center
Fort Walton Beach Municipal Tennis Center
Cuesta Park Tennis Center
Jimmy Powell Tennis Center
Stanford Tennis Stadium
William H.G. FitzGerald Tennis Stadium
Desoto Tennis Complex
Lloyd Nordstrom Tennis Center
Scottsdale Ranch Park
Greenburgh Town Park
Jekyll Island Tennis Center
Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District Tennis Center
The City of Tampa Tennis Complex at Hillsborough Community College
John Drew Smith Tennis Center
Morley Field Tennis Complex
Ralph Wulz Riverside Tennis Center
Homewood-Flossmoor Racquet & Fitness Club
Marjorie Park Tennis Facility
Summers Tennis Center
Mary Potishman Lard Tennis Center
North Fulton Tennis Center
Patch Reef Park
Penick-Allison Tennis Center
Kiwanis Park Recreation Center
Jack Nicklaus Sports Center
Ho Ho Kam Tennis Center
LaFortune Tennis Center
Seattle Tennis Center
Bay Trees Community Park Tennis Complex
Glenview Tennis Club
Moranda Park
Oxnard Tennis Center
Eck Tennis Pavilion
Augusta-Newman Tennis Center
Michigan State University Tennis Facility
Lubbock Municipal Tennis Center
University of Texas (at Arlington) Tennis Center
Boynton Beach Racquet Center
Club de Tenis de Isla Verde
Los Angeles Tennis Center
Midland Community Tennis Center
Mt. Lebanon Tennis Center
Oak Brook Park District Racquet Club
Old Reid Park Tennis Complex
Phoenix Tennis Center
Sanlando Park
Southern Hill Tennis Center
Tyson Park
Central Park of San Juan
Gillenwaters Tennis and Park Complex
I.G. Levy Park Tennis Center
McCollum Park
Memorial Park Tennis Center
Nielsen Tennis Stadium
Oklahoma City Tennis Center
South Fulton Tennis Center
Lake Park Tennis Club
Memorial Island Tennis Complex
Back Creek Park
Grand Vue Park Tennis Center
H.E. Butt Municipal Tennis Center
Indian School Park
Kicking Bird Tennis Center
Pompano Beach Tennis Center
Rebsamen Tennis Center
Ruth Burleigh Tennis Center
Veterans Park Tennis Complex
Biltmore Tennis Center
Davie Tennis Stadium
Gates Tennis Center
Highland Racquet Club
High Point Park Tennis Center
Indianapolis Sports Center
Industrial Hills
John R. McFarlin Tennis Center
Mercer County Tennis Center