News and Events

2021 Don Watson Mixed Doubles Tournament

The 2021 Don Watson tournament has been cancelled due to COVID-19.

2020 Tournament Status

This year's Memorial Day , Riverside Singles, Newport News Singles, July 4th and Shivar Cup tournaments have been cancelled.

Don Watson Tournament Postponed

Due to concerns over the coronavirus, this year's Don Watson tournament will be rescheduled to a later date. We will be in touch with players that have already signed up, and will issue refunds for those that have prepaid.

Shivar Cup

This one is a little different, and it should be fun. The format is a 4 person team, 2 male players and 2 females. Each match is one Men's doubles, one female doubles and a Mixed doubles.
It will be held at James River Country club. There will be a player's reception on Saturday night.
We don't have a signup form for this. But, you can signup each pair and put in the note field who else will be on your team. If you only have one or two players, go ahead and signup and we will try and match you up.
Any other questions, email Jake Wilson at jmwwmodu@gmail.com

Pennisula Money Open Venue

This year's Peninsula Money Open has moved from James River Country Club to The Hampton Tennis Center.

Jack Butler Cancelled

This year's tournament has been cancelled because of staffing issues at the Hampton Tennis Center.

May is Membership Month

Join or renew your membership during the month of May and we will mail you a coupon good for one free tournament entry.

Don Watson Date

The date is set, March 22-24, 2019 at James River Country Club.
Here is the flyer.


NTA Rescheduled

The NTA tournament has been moved to the weekend of Sep 28th.

2018 Center vs Center

The event will be held at Huntington Park Tennis Center in Newport News on Saturday, October 13th.
Contact your center's pro for more information.

2018 Riverside Clay Court Singles Rained Out

The Riverside Clay Court singles will be rescheduled at a TBD later date.

2018 Scholarship Receipents

Congratulations to this year's PTPA scholarship recipients: Daniel Clayton, Christine Zalameda and Athena Gibson. Daniel plans to attend Virginia Tech in the fall. Christine will be attending Virginia Wesleyan, and Athena is headed to VCU.

We had budgeted for two scholarships, but thanks to the generosity of our members, we were able to offer three this year.


Hampton Tennis Center Open House

Hampton Tennis Center is having an open house Saturday June 9th from 10am to 1pm.
It's free and open to everyone.

Checkout out the flyer.

2nd Annual PTPA Scholarship

We are excited to announce the 2nd Annual PTPA scholarship.
Application deadline is June 1st, 2018.
Download the application here.

Dr. Herman N. Neilson Award

The Neilson award is given annually to those who help promote tennis on the peninsula. This year's recipient is Harvey Robinson. Harvey, a peninsula native, has been teaching tennis at Huntington Park and Achievable Dream for almost two decades.

Center vs Center

It's Back, and this time it's SOCIAL!

The Center vs Center is on! It will take place on Saturday, October 7th at Huntington Park Tennis Center 10am-8pm. Everyone is welcome to play regardless of level. All the Peninsula centers will have teams, so talk to your respective pro if you are interested in participating.

Briarfield Memorial Rescheduled

The tournament has been rescheduled for the weekend of Sept 29th - Oct 1st.

Scholarship Receipent

Congratulations to Walter Buck on winning the 2017 PTPA scholarship.

2017 Don Watson Results

It was a great weekend of tennis. Congratulations to the winners and thanks to our volunteers and everyone who participated.

9.0: Ahlers / Mottley
8.5: Bossman / Schweitzer
8.0: Novak / Novak
7.5: Kaufman / Kaufman
7.0: Hendersen / Riddick


PTPA Scholarship

We are excited to announce the 1st Annual PTPA scholarship.
Download the application here.
Application deadline is June 1st, 2017.

2017 Annual Meeting

The annual meeting is Saturday January 21st, 4-6pm at Riverside. We will meet in Classroom A. Tell the folks at the front desk you are there for the PTPA meeting.
It should last about 45 minutes.
Everyone is welcome.

Grand Prix Masters Dates

The Masters will be held at Riverside this year. Singles will be October 14-16th. Doubles the following weekend, October 21-23rd.

Update: The dates have been moved forward a week. Singles are the weekend of the 14th and Doubles the 21st.

Briarfield Memorial Results

Singles
Men's 4.0: Wesley Edwards
Men's 3.5: Tyler Speilberger

Doubles
Men's 4.0/3.5: Earl Miller & Randy Scott

July 4th Tournament Results

Men's Singles:
4.5: Ryan Lorimer
4.0: Viet Nguyen
3.5: Nick Arceta

Women's Singles:
4.0: Leslie Siman-Tov
3.5: Yenna Chu

Men's Doubles:
4.0: Skip Fox & Dillon Dodson
3.5: Bill Dressler & Joe Coccimiglio

Women's Doubles 3.5: Valerie Jones & Tanisha Mosley

Mixed Doubles:
8.0: Jasmine Keiler & James Keiler
7.0: Bill Dressler & Lynn Brothers


Riverside Singles Results

Men's 4.0: Jonathan Moulton

Men's 3.5: Eric Jay

Women's 3.5: Cathy Dwyre




Hampton Roads Summer Team Tennis

This year, McCormack-Nagelsen Tennis Center has teamed up with other tennis facilities in the area to bring you opportunities for our juniors to gain experience playing a variety of different opponents from around the area while earning points for their "Team."

View the flyer.

June 12th:
Click here to signup for the June 12th, Red and Orange Ball
Click here to signup for the June 12th, Green Dot and Yellow Ball

June 26th:
Click here to signup for the June 26th, Red and Orange Ball
Click here to signup for the June 26th, Green Dot and Yellow Ball

July 24th:
Click here to signup for the July 24th, Red and Orange Ball
Click here to signup for the July 24th, Green Dot and Yellow Ball


Jack Bulter Results

Men's Singles:
4.0: Sean Gill
3.5: Jason Crosby

Huntington Park Junior Play Day

Great turnout for the first Hampton Roads Junior Play Day at Huntington Park. Thanks to all the coaches and assistants.
More pictures on the facebook page.

Mark Your Calendars

The 2016 tournament schedule is posted.

11 and Under and Junior Tennis Registration Open

Registration is open for the Summer Sessions.
Visit hratennis.com for more information and to signup for classes.


Junior Team Tennis

JTT Teams are forming.
For more information view the flyer and timeline.

Contact:
https://www.usta.com/Youth-Tennis/Team-Tennis/
Donald Widener , USTA JTT Coordinator, West Hampton Roads
E: tenniswed2004@yahoo.com / C: 757-773-4794

2016 Don Watson Results

Congratulations to the winners and thanks to everyone who participated.

9.0: Schweitzer / Bossman
8.5: Shivar / Fox
8.0: P. Walter / A. Walter
7.5: Rylander / Williams
7.0: Dwyre / Healy
6.5: Shepherd / Carneal

Dr. Herman N. Neilson Award

The Neilson award is given annually to those who help promote tennis on the peninsula.
This year's recipients are Martha Cuevas and Beth Morrison who received the 2015 award for their work with 11 and Under kids tennis.

Annual Meeting

The annual meeting will be held Saturday, March 12th at 1:30pm in the upstairs room at Centre Court. The meeting should last about 30 minutes. Everyone is invited.

Spring USTA Adult Leagues

Spring USTA Adult Leagues are forming. If you are interested in playing, email Betsey Reister at tidewaterusta@gmail.com


10 And Under Coaches Training

Want to help kids learn the game of tennis?
A free coaches training clinic is available Feb 29th at Achievable Dream.
View the flyer.
Sign up here.

2016 High School Kickoff

The 2016 High School Kickoff is scheduled for Feb 26-28 at Centre Court.
Signup here.

2016 Don Watson Date

The date is set for The 2016 Don Watson Mixed Doubles Tournament.
March 11-13, 2016 at Centre Court.

Grand Prix Masters Doubles Results

Men's 4.5: Chris Cruz and Bob Nealy
Men's 4.0: Guy Buck and John Marshall

Grand Prix Masters Singles Results

Men's 4.5: Wayne Motley
Men's 4.0: David Williams
Men's 3.5: Viet Nguyen

Women's 4.0: Sissy Cole

Briarfield Memorial Check Presentation

$1000 check presentation to the American Heart Association.
Left to Right: Skip Fox , Tournament Organizer; Amanda Linnertz, AHA Director of Development; Ned Haines, PTPA President.

The second PTPA Briarfield Memorial Benefit Tennis Tournament was held August 15-17 at Bethel High School (the Briarfield Courts are under repair).
The tournament is held in memory of Briarfield players who have passed away over the years; currently the number stands at fifteen.This year’s selected charity was the American Heart Association. Tournament Organizer, Skip Fox, secured several sponsors for the event, so even though the draw was fairly small, on September 4th the PTPA was able to present checks totaling $1000 to the AHA.
It is anticipated that the 2015 tournament will return to the Briarfield courts.

Snowflake Tennis Party

Date: Friday, December 11, 2015
Doubles Play 7:30-10:00PM
Food and Drinks 10:00-11:00PM
Location: Centre Court Racquet Club

View the Flyer

Fee: $30.00
Signup here

Grand Prix Masters Dates

The dates are set. Both events will be held at Centre Court in Newport News.

Singles: Nov 13-15, 2015
Doubles:  Nov 20-22, 2015


Octoberfest Results

Singles
Men's 4.5: Kwamane Tonkins
Men's 4.0: Denis Liu
Men's 3.5: Joe Coccimiglio

Doubles
Men's 4.0: Kageya / Dempsey

Back Creek Open Cancelled

This year's Back Creek Open has been cancelled because of weather.


Briarfield Memorial Results

Singles
Men's 4.0: David Williams
Men's 3.5: Nick Arceta

Doubles
Men's 4.5: Cruz / Nealy
Men's 4.0: Fields / Hunter

July4th Results

Singles:
Men's 4.5: Wayne Motley
Men's 4.0: Curtis Williams
Men's 3.5: Viet Nguyen
Women's 3.5: Christine Zalameda

Doubles:
Men's 4.5: Loth / Knight
Men's 3.5: Hanson / Hidrobo
Mixed 3.5: Aleman / Alvarado



The Dunking

Dunk the Pro raised over $1,200. It is now scheduled for Sunday July 5th at 2:00 during the PTPA Fourth Of July Classic Tennis Tournament at Huntington Park Tennis Center. 

Mayor Price will dunk Kingsmill's Head Tennis Pro, Muri Ajibade while dressed in a pink skirt.


Riverside Singles Results

Men's 4.0: David Williams
Men's 3.5: Rishit Patel

Memorial Day Results

Singles
Men's 4.5: Wayne Motley
Men's 4.0: James Johnson
Men's 3.5: Viet Nguyen
Women's 3.5: Sissy Johnson

Doubles
Men's 4.5: Loth / Knight
Men's 4.0: Johnson / Thornton
Women's 3.5: Bostic / Formy Duval
Mixed 4.5: Cutchin / Therrien
Mixed 3.5: Aleman / Alvarado


New USTA Website

Tidewater USTA has a new website located at http://www.tidewaterusta.com

Don Watson Results

Congratulations to this years winners and a big thanks to everyone who volunteered or participated.
And the winners are:

9.0: Flood / Ahlers
8.5: Gill / Cuevas
8.0: Veryzer / Stringer
7.5: Rylander / Haines
7.0: Liu / Dantzler
6.5: Khandpur / Khandpur



World Team Tennis League Coming to the Peninsula

World Team Tennis Colonial Kickoff. 7 p.m. Friday, March 20 at William and Mary's McCormack-Nagelsen Tennis Center. Featuring co-ed teams competing in six sets -- men's singles, women's singles, men's doubles, women's doubles and two of mixed doubles. Entry fee: $20/player. Teams should consist of at least two men and two women, all rated between 3.0 and 4.0.


This is a prelude to Colonial WTT leagues that start in April and will service the Peninsula. Please contact catherine@virginiatennis.com (Catherine DeSouza) for more information or to register a team. Visit virginiatennis.com for more.


World Team Tennis Colonial leagues. Registration opens March 16 for Colonial spring leagues. They can be formed at 3.0, 3.5, 4.0 and 4.5. contact catherine@virginiatennis.com or text 804-614-5526 for information.


League flyer.

2015 Spring High School Kickoff

The 2015 High School Kickoff is scheduled for March 7-9th at Centre Court. View the flyer for more information.

Don Watson Date

The date is set for the 2015 Don Watson Mixed Doubles Tournament, March 20 - 22 at Centre Court in Newport News.

Grand Prix Singles Results

Singles
Men's 4.5: Wayne Motley
Men's 4.0: Josh McFadden
Men's 3.5: Viet Nguyen
Women's 3.5: Ria Khandpur

Dunk the Pro

Vote for the Tennis Teaching Professional you most want to see dressed in a pink skirt being doused with water by Newport News Mayor, McKinley Price. Each vote costs $5.  Vote as often as you like, and you can vote for more than one pro if you desire. The pro with the winning total will be doused with a bucket of water by Mayor Price. Deadline for voting is November 8th. The date and place for the dunking will be announced later.  Ballots are available at any of the area's tennis facilities. Checks should be made payable to the American Cancer Society and are tax deductible.

Participating pros include: Harvey Robinson, Brian Hogge, Russell Nevins, Bill Shivar, Jr., Muri Ajibade, Alex Vazquez, Rush Cole, Mike Prokopik, Brent Hughes, Donald Widner, Mark Hildenbrand, Steve Clark, & Eric Christiansen.

Grand Prix Masters Dates

The dates for the Masters have been set. Singles Nov 14-16, and the Doubles Nov 21-23, 2014.
Both events will be held at Centre Court. 

Poquoson Open Results


Singles:
Men's 4.5: Chris Cruz
Men's 4.0: Josh McFadden
Men's 3.5: Nipun Chhabra
Women's 3.5: Svetlana Gotra

Doubles:
Men's 4.0: Buck / McFadden

NTA Results

Congratulations to everyone who competed in this years NTA Tournament.
The winners:

Singles:
Men's 4.5: Chris Cruz
Men's 4.0: Al Harris
Men's 3.5: Denis Liu

Doubles:
Men's 4.5: Cruz / Nealy
Men's 4.0: Alexander / Pettaway


Briarfield Memorial Location

The location for the Briarfield Memorial Tournament has moved from Briarfield to Bethel High School.

Firecracker Results

Singles:
Men's 4.5: Robert Vinson
Men's 4.0: Kwamane Tonkins
Men's 3.5: Tuan Nguyen
Women's 3.5: Ria Khandpur

Doubles:
Men's 4.0: McFadden / McFadden
Mixed 7.0: Bostic / Fox



Riverside Singles Results

Men's 4.5: Bob Nealy
Men's 3.5: Josh McFadden


Memorial Day Results

Congratulations to everyone who competed in this years Memorial Day Tournament.
The winners:

Singles
Men's 4.5: Leonard Tetteh
Men's 4.0: Jimmy Qing
Men's 3.5: Josh McFadden
Women's 3.5: Diane Steele

Doubles
Men's 4.0: Chever / Quintana
Men's 3.5: Hardee / Tal
Women's 4.0: Siman-Tov/Siman-Tov
Mixed 8.0: Peci / Tetteh
Mixed 7.0: Aleman / Alvarado

Don Watson Date

The date is set for the 2014 Don Watson Tournament: March 21 - 23, 2014 at Centre Court in Newport News.

Grand Prix Masters Doubles Winners

Men's 4.5: Chris Cruz & Bob Nealy

Men's 3.5: Mike Ryon & Connery Ryon

Grand Prix Masters Singles Winners

Men's 4.5: Robert Vinson

Men's 4.0: Joe Zalameda

Men's 3.5: Allen Tang

Women's 3.5: Ria Khandpur

Grand Prix Masters Singles Draws

View the Singles Draws

Octoberfest Tournament Rescheduled

Because of the weather, the Octoberfest tournament has been moved to October 18-20. The new signup deadline is now the 16th.

Grand Prix Masters Dates

The Grand Prix Masters Singles will be November 15-17, 2013, and the Doubles the following week November 22-24, 2013. Both will be held at Centre Court in Newport News.

Perk Crain Open Results

Men's 3.5: James Avery

Men's 4.5: Mark Hildenbrand

Berry Bolden Results

Men's 3.5: Kyle Hollowell

Men's 4.0: Ethan Buck

Briarfield Tournament Cancelled

The Briarfield tournament has been cancelled.

Ned's letter to the Daily Press.

Newport News Singles Results

Men's 4.5: Airein Loth

Men's 4.0: Joe Zalameda

Men's 3.5: Jason Crosby

Women's 3.5: Ria Khandpur

Riverside Doubles Tournament Updated

Since rain has cancelled the past two Riverside singles tournaments, the scheduled doubles tournament will now include singles.

Riverside Summer Wash Out

The Riverside Summer Singles tournament has been canceled due to the weather.

July 4th Results

---- Singles -----

Men's 4.5: Robert Vinson

Men's 4.0: James Johnson

Men's 3.5: Allen Tang

Women's 4.0: Leslie Siman-Tov


---- Doubles ----

Men's 4.5: Kwamane Tonkins & Creighton Jones

Women's 4.0: Leslie Siman-Tov & Gavi Siman-Tov

Mixed Doubles: Angela Woldmoe & Will Haigler


Riverside Singles

The Riverside Singles tournament has been postponed due to the weather.

Dream Season

Congratulations to Menchville's boys tennis team. Read more here.

New Membership Rates

The membership rates have changed. The Adult and Junior rates will remain the same. The Lifetime membership is now $300.00 and the Family membership has been lowered to only $20.00 a year.


Visit the membership page to learn more.

2013 Tournament Schedule

The tournament schedule is set. There are a record breaking 17 Grand Prix tournaments this year!

Don Watson Mixed Doubles Tournament

Date: March 15-17, 2013

Location: Centre Court Racquet Club, Newport News, VA.


Four main-draw divisions are planned: 10.0 , 9.0, 8.0, and 7.0.

Each bracket will feature a drop-down tournament for teams that lose their first match (labeled at 9.5, 8.5, 7.5 and 6.5).


The rating levels denote the combined levels of the two partners. The partners should not be more than one level different. You must play at or above your USTA level.


Entry Fee: $80 per team, $74 for PTPA members (plus $10 for those wanting T-shirts)


Deadline for entry is March 8th, 2013


Download the flyer here.

Sign up online here.


Don Watson Tournament Date

The date for the 2013 Don Watson Memorial Doubles Tournament is March 15-17th at Centre Court in Newport News. More details will be posted soon.

Grand Prix Doubles

Congratulations to winners of the Grand Prix Masters doubles tournament.


Men's 3.5: Archie Castro & Nick Arceta

Men's 4.5: Mike Anderson & David Young

Mixed 4.0 (8.0): Wayne Motley & Sissy Johnson

PTPA Annual Meeting

The meeting will start at 1:30pm Sunday December 16th at Centre Court in Newport News. Everyone is welcome. There will be refreshments and free open play from 2 - 4pm.

Grand Prix Singles

Congratulations to winners of the Grand Prix Masters tournament.


Men's 3.5: Joe Holloway Jr.

Men's 4.0: Mike Tenn

Men's 4.5: Wayne Mottley

Grand Prix Masters Dates

The Grand Prix Masters tournaments will be held indoors at Centre Court this year.

November 16-18 for the singles.

December 14-16 for the doubles.

Octoberfest Tournament Winners

---- Singles -----

Men's 4.5: Mark Hildenbrand

Men's 4.0: Ronnie Bustamante

Men's 3.5: Calvin Mackey

Women's 3.5: Diane Steele


---- Doubles ----

Men's 4.5: Airein Loth & Greg Sherman

Mixed 4.0: Memi Taylor & Mike Tenn


Poquoson Open Results

---- Singles -----

Men's 4.5: Josh Claud

Men's 4.0: Joe Zalameda

Men's 3.5: Kevin Alvarado


---- Doubles ----

Men's 4.0: Josh Claud & Austin Gillem


NTA Open Champions

---- Singles -----

Men's 4.0: Joe Zalameda

Men's 3.5: Calvin Mackey

Women's 3.5: Amy Dunleavy


---- Doubles ----

Men's 4.5: Loth / Knight

Mixed 4.0: Taylor/Tenn


Perk Crain Open Champions

---- Singles -----

Men's 4.5: Sidney Heathcock

Men's 4.0: Tsuneo Kageya


---- Doubles ----

Men's 4.5: Sidney Heathcock & Ryan Lorimer


Labor Day Results

---- Singles -----

Men's 4.5: Wayne Motley

Men's 4.0: Joe Zalameda

Men's 3.5: Calvin Mackey

Women's 3.5: Ria Khandpur


---- Doubles ----

Men's 4.5: Loth / Knight

Mixed 4.0: Motley / Johnson

Mixed 3.5: Khandpur / Khandpur


Newport News Doubles Results

Men's 4.5: Airein Loth & William Knight

Men's 4.0: Tsuneo Kageya & Jim Dempsey

Men's 3.5: Tsuneo Kageya & Randy Scott

Mixed 4.0: Pete Shepherd & Frannie Shivar

Poquoson Open Rescheduled

The date for the Poquoson Open has changed to September 21-23, 2012.

Newport News Singles Champions

---- Singles ----

Men's 4.5: Charles Forman

Men's 4.0: Phillip Walter

Men's 3.5: Calvin Mackey

Women's 3.5: Christina Nowlin


July 4th Results

---- Singles ----

Men's 4.5: Ryan Lorimer

Men's 4.0: Joe Zalameda

Men's 3.5: Howard Clayton


---- Doubles ----

Men's 4.5 Doubles: Airein Loth & William Knight

Men's 3.5 Doubles: Dion Chever & Emmanuel Quintana

Women's 4.0 Doubles: Angela Woldmoe & Martha Cuevas

Riverside Singles Results

Men's 4.5: Mario St. Clair-Canaii

Men's 4.0: Ethan Buck

Men's 3.5: Ryan Lorimer

Memorial Day Winners

---- Singles -----

Men's Open: Chris Stambaugh

Men's 4.5: Jonathan Clark

Men's 4.0: Mike Tenn

Men's 3.5: Sammy Hutchinson

Women's 3.5: Diane Steele


---- Doubles ----

Men's 4.5: Van Eck / Stambaugh

Men's 3.5: McMillian / Judkins

Women's 4.0: Cuevas / Bossman

Women's 3.5: Bostic / Joe

Mixed 4.0: Pascual / Schultz

Mixed 3.5: Khandpur / Khandpur


Memorial Day Draws

The draws are here.

Memorial tennis tournament to air on NNPS-TV

The 12th Annual Dr. Mary V. Bicouvaris Memorial Tennis Tournament will take place on April 23 at 4 p.m. at Centre Court in Newport News. The tournament will feature four players from Menchville's girls team. Senior Violet Hahn and freshman Racquel Rizzi will take on senior Claire Spencer and junior Maelyn Platon.


More information here.

2012 Tournament Schedule

The tournament schedule is set. There are 3 new tournaments this year, the Briarfield Memorial, Poquoson Open and the Perk Crain Open.

Don Watson Draws

The draws are available here.

Don Watson Mixed Doubles Tournament

Date: March 9-11, 2012

Location: Centre Court Racquet Club, Newport News, VA.


Four main-draw divisions are planned: 10.0 , 9.0, 8.0, and 7.0.

Each bracket will feature a drop-down tournament for teams that lose their first match (labeled at 9.5, 8.5, 7.5 and 6.5).


The rating levels denote the combined levels of the two partners. The partners should not be more than one level different. You must play at or above your USTA level.


Online sign up will NOT be available for this tournament, Download the flyer here.


Darryl Cummings TOP 40 Hampton Roads Tennis Rankings

Presented by Powernet

The Darryl Cummings top 40 Hampton Roads Tennis Rankings were developed using the Universal Tennis Rating System along with consulting with various tennis leaders/coaches within the area. To be on the list the player must reside in Hampton Roads. The rankings will be used to motivated play among top players, to promote the Cummings Tennis Showdowns, and to promote other local events. Please e-mail darryl@cummingsathletics.com to provide feedback on the current rankings or to recommend ranking changes or additions.



1. Izak van der Merwe: Born 1984, (UTR 15.00), Former ODU player, ATP top 125 player
2. Aleksandr Seleznev: Born 1988, Former ODU player
3. Michael Duquette: Born 1981, Former UVA player
4. Ryan Davidson: Former VA Tech player
5. Salman Mohammed: Born 1982, Former ODU player
6. Niclas Kohler: Born 1976, Former ODU player
7. Dan McCain: Former Michigan player
8. Eric Christiansen: Born 1979, Former Radford and North Florida player
9. Britt Visser: Played HS tennis at Norfolk Christian, attended UVA
10. Alex Cancado: Born 1978, Former ODU player
11. Johan Varverud: Born 1976, Former ODU player
12. Nate Feldman: Former Minnesota player, Norfolk State Head Coach
13. Aljosa Piric: Former Richmond player, ODU Head Men's Coach
14. Andy Hinkle: Assistant pro at Princess Anne
15. Niklas Oskarsson: Born 1981, Former ODU player
16. Nate Grover: Born 1984, Former ODU player
17. Martin Black: Former Air Force player
18. Jason Dunn: Former Mary Washington player
19. Sonny Dearth: Former James Madison Player
20. Ian Fraser: Former Cox HS player
21. Tanner Baine: Born 1993, George Mason fall 2012 (UTR 10.43)
22. Shannon Hudson: Born 1995, (UTR 9.64)
23. Jacob Braig: (UTR 9.55), William & Mary player
24. Zach Zapatero: Born 1994 (UTR 9.42)
25. Nataly Fleishman: Born 1978, Former ODU player, WTA ranking 222
26. Austin Brawley: Born 1987, Former Longwood player
27. Dominic Manilla: Born 1985, Former ODU player, ODU Women’s Head Coach
28. Zach Braig: (UTR 8.82 provisional)
29. Charleen Haarhoff: Born 1987, Former ODU player, NCAA doubles qualifier
30. Victoria Olivarez: Born 1996 (UTR 8.65)
31. Chiraag Shetty: Born 1994, (UTR 8.39)
32. Brian Luke: Virginia Wesleyan player
33. Daniel Pabon: Former ODU club player
34. Carlos Rodriguez: UVA
35. Maureen Slattery: Born 1995, (UTR 7.90)
36. Harrison Suttle: Born 1993, (UTR 7.68 provisional)
37. JJ Wilroy: Born 1994 (UTR 7.50 provisional)
38. Olivia Large: Born 1995, (UTR 7.08)
39. Casey Dashiell: (UTR 6.99), UNCW player
40. Brittany Pilkington: Born 1994 (UTR 6.75)

Note: UTR stands for Universal Tennis Rating (www.universaltennisrating.com). Currently the #6 player on the UVA Men’s Team has a UTR of 12.92. Currently the #6 player on the Stanford Women’s Team has a UTR of 10.54.

New Board Elected

President: Ned Haines

Vice President: Ron Morrison

Secretary: Adrienne Rylander

Treasurer: Charles Scott

PTPA Annual Meeting

The annual PTPA meeting will be held at Centre Court on Friday December 16th at 7:30pm.

The meeting is for PTPA members. You can join at the door for $15.00

Check the flyer for more information.

Grand Prix Singles Masters

Men's 4.5 division : Airien Loth

Men's 4.0 division : Mike Tenn

Men's 3.5 division : Howard Clayton

Women's 4.0 division : Leslie Siman-Tov

NTA Doubles

The doubles events have been rescheduled due to rain. They will take place September 24-25 at the Hampton Tennis Center.

If you registered previously, please register again.

NTA Weather update

All the matches scheduled for Saturday have been cancelled. Play will resume Sunday using Saturday's match times.

Grand Prix Standings Updated

The Grand Prix rankings have been updated through the end of August.

Newport News Doubles Results

In the Men's 4.5, Chris and Travis Cruz defeated Airein Loth and William Knight 7-6 (9-7), 6-3. The consolation title went to Mark Hildenbrand and Jim Dempsey who defeated Al and Mike Harris 6-0, 6-3

 

The final standings in the Men's 4.0 round robin were: Jay Wendell - Joe Baust 3-0, Ravi Khandpur - Tony Bevilaqua 2-1, Joe Holloway - Kwmane Tonkins 1-2, Ron Morrison - Todd Wolmoe 0-3.

 

The Women's 4.0 title went to the team of Marsha Davis and Kathy Kretz, and the consolation winners were Martha Cuevas and Angela Woldmoe

 

In the Mixed 4.0 round robin, the team of Steve Whetstine and Mary Neale finished first with a record of 2-1.

 

Robert Wood and Jackie Lageschulte defated Carolyn Reynolds and Charles Marshall to take the Mixed 3.5 title. The consolation trophy went to the team of Kevin and Margaret Alvarado

July 4th Classic Results

Airen Loth won the 4.5 Men's division defeating Chris Cruz. Travis Cruz beat his brother Tyler Cruz to take the 4.0 title. Howard Clayton won the 3.5 division.

 

Leslie Siman-Tov won the Women's 4.0, and Carmen Grady won the 3.5.

 

In Doubles, Airen Loth and William Knight won the Men's 4.5. Ravi Khandpur and Ankit Gupta took the Men's 4.0 title. The Women's 4.0 doubles went to the team of Marsha Davis and Kathy Kretz.

 

In 4.0 Mixed Doubles, Bob Nealy and Leah Walter defeated Mike Ryon and Ana Bossman. Bill Dressler and Nancy Galliher won the 3.5 division

Newport News Singles Results

Airen Loth defated Chris Cruz 7-6, 6-3 to take the Men's 4.5 title. Travis Cruz won the Men's 4.0 division beating Tyler Cruz 6-2, 6-2. In the 3.5 group, Dillon Dodson defeated Robert Wood 6-3, 6-0.

 

Adrienne Rylander grabbed the Women's 4.0 title after Patty Kalabsa retired due to an injury. In the 3.5 division, Jackie Lageschulte won over Kendall Crump 8-1.

 

Draws and pictures.

Grand Prix Standings

The Grand Prix rankings have been updated through the Riverside Singles tournament on June 12th.

Jack Butler Results

Eric Christiansen won the Open division beating Jason Dunn 6-2, 6-4. In the Men's 4.5, Mike Anderson defeated Mark Hildenbrand 6-3, 6-2. David Williams won the Men's 4.0 over Mike Tenn 6-3, 6-2. The Men's 3.5 title went to Stuart McCroskey who defeated Joe Coccimiglio 6-0, 6-1. On the Women's side, Sheila Jett took the 3.5 title defeating Kendall Crump 4-6, 6-2, 6-2.

 

The Men's 4.5 Doubles the team of Ed Kahn and David Loope defeated Floyd Pettaway and Mike Tenn 6-4, 6-4. While in Mixed Doubles, Tomasz Plawski and Wiktoria Plawski won the 4.0 division beating Beata Plawska and Mike Rampmeyer 6-3, 6-4.

 

Draws and pictures.

Memorial Day Classic Results

Mark Hildenbrand won the men's 4.5 division defeating Chris Yost 7-5, 6-1. Alex Howlett won the men's 4.0, and the men's 3.5 title went to Christopher Jerry.

On the women's side, Leslie Siman-Tov won the 4.0, and Gavi Siman-Tov won the 3.5 division.

In doubles, Airein Loth and Greg Sherman defeated Scott Vaneck and Dustan DeMello in a tight match 7-5, 3-6, 6-4 to take the men's 4.5/4.0 title. Bill Dressler and Leon Adams won the men's 3.5. Martha Cuevas and Angela Woldmoe won the women's doubles.

The 4.5/4.0 mixed doubles title went to Valerie Jones and Eddie Thorton, while the 3.5 division was won by Memi Taylor and Mike Tenn.


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Back Creek Park Results

Mike Anderson defeated Tim Yoder 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 to take the Men's 4.5 title. While in the 4.0 back draw, George Liakos won beating Mike Ryon 2-6, 6-4, 7-5.

O Captain! My Captain!

The Tidewater area USTA is looking for Captains at all levels for 2011 Adult, Mixed, and Senior USTA League play. If you are interested in being a captain or maybe participating in a USTA league, contact the local league coordinator Michelle Brady. You can email her, call/text her at 747-846-4498, or visit the Tidewater Area Leagues Facebook page.

Congratulations and Thanks

Congratulations to all the winners of the Don Watson Doubles, and thanks to all the players and volunteers who helped make the tournament such a success.


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Hot Off The Presses

The draws for the Don Watson are available online here. We are going to try and keep these updated throughout the tournament.

Dynamic Duo

Marvin Hedgepeth and Jack Thompson were the Men's 55 Doubles runner-ups at the 2011 PTR International Championships. Jack along with his partner Linda McCollum clenched the mixed title.


Tournament results are here.

Tennis tournament honoring educator to air on NNPS-TV

The 11th Annual Dr. Mary V. Bicouvaris Memorial Tennis Tournament will take place on March 10 at 4 p.m. at Centre Court in Newport News. The tournament will feature two players from Menchville High School's girls' team.


More information here.

Don Watson Mixed Doubles Tournament

Date: March 17-20, 2011

Location: McCormack Nagelson Tennis Center, Williamsburg.

Fee: $80.00 per team, $74 for PTPA members


Four main-draw divisions are planned: the Championship bracket, 9.0 and below, 8.0 and below, and 7.0 and below.

Each bracket will feature a drop-down tournament for teams that lose their first match (labeled at 9.5, 8.5, 7.5 and 6.5).


The rating levels denote the combined levels of the two partners. The partners should not be more than one level different. You must play at or above your USTA level.


The entry deadline is March 8th. Draws will be limited. Order of receipt of entry, with payment, will determine order of acceptance.


Entry form is available here.


Draws are here.

Reboot

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