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USTA League Player Survey for 2020

Please find below the recent survey results sent to our Southern USTA League players by the USTA Southern Adult League Committee.The results, along with many other factors, were used in the decision to cancel the 2020 Southern League Championships. Read More

Top-Level Junior Tournaments Resume in July

Southern level tournaments will resume July 18 with the Level 1A. (no doubles) followed by the rescheduling of the Southern Closed Championships July 30-August 5 (no doubles). The Southern Closed this year will count for National Level 4 points for 2020 and 2021 shadow ranking (not Level 3) and Southern Level 1 points for this year. Read More

Southern Hall of Famer Roy Barth to Release Book

Roy Barth is a former ATP Tour player and director of Kiawah Island’s tennis program. He was inducted into the Southern Tennis Hall of Fame in 1999. His upcoming book, Point of Impact, is his personal story woven though the history of tennis and a series of life lessons. Read More

Stories of Pride Month Programs

Stories of Pride Month programs from Louisville, KY; Greensboro, NC and Atlanta. Read More

COVID-19 Concerns Fuel Elimination of College Tennis Teams

While COVID-19 and the coronaviirus concerns have affected all aspects of our current lives, college tennis has been hard hit. Financial concerns have contributed to a notable number of college teams being eliminated. Read More

Virtual Happy Hour Draws All-Star Lineup

Led by USTA Southern President & CEO Bonnie Vandegrift, South started a series of Virtual Happy Hours during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More

Update on Suspension of Play and Event Changes - June 4, 2020

Beginning June 1, the suspension of USTA Sanctioned products and events noted below will now be at the discretion of the USTA Sections and local health authorities. Read More

Your Responses to Getting Through the Quarantine Without Tennis

We reached out and more than 200 Southerners responded to: Getting Through the Quarantine Without Tennis. Check out the responses to some of our most interesting questions, plus quotes and images. Read More

Jewish Tennis Director Talks about Facility's Role in Promoting Heritage and Tennis

Adam Silverstein of Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta talks about his facility and influence of Jewish heritage. Read More

ACEing Autism Weathers COVID-19 Pandemic

2020 is proving to be a tough year to plan for special events and activities, due to the current situation surrounding COVID-19, including the national ACEing Autism program. Read More