Official Dinner in La Baule at ITF Seniors World Championships

Last night there was the Gala Dinner at the ITF Seniors World Team Championships. All the players were invited and so we had a chance to see the men’s teams, […]

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Off Day in La Baule

Today the Marble and Connolly Cups have an off day, before the knockout rounds begin. As usual it’s extremely windy so it’s nice to have a few hours out of […]

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Bachmann, Hurlburt, Russell and Franco Earn Gold at Laguna Woods, Men’s 75-90 Hard Courts

Draws and results: http://tennislink.usta.com/tournaments/TournamentHome/Tournament.aspx?T=156167#&&s=8Results3 Joe Bachmann won his second men’s 75 national of the year, beating Rudy Hernando (who upset #2 seeded Lester Sack in the semis)  in the final. […]

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Father/Daughter & Mother/Son Hard Courts

DRAWS: http://tennislink.usta.com/tournaments/TournamentHome/Tournament.aspx?T=168951#&&s=7Draws4 The Father/Daughter, Mother/Son Hard Courts has a new site, new location and new date this year. The tournament director, Sheryl Herschman, with assistance from Steve Solomon and her […]

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Women’s 35/45/55 Indoors: Entries Close April 30th

The 35/45/55 Indoors is being held in Homewood, IL the 14-18 of May (Thursday-Monday). To enter click here: http://tennislink.usta.com/tournaments/TournamentHome/Tournament.aspx?T=156764 If you prefer to enter via snail mail, you can download […]

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Beautiful Sunny Wednesday in Huntsville, But the Clay Courts Never Dried! Judith Smith/Burnett Herrick Claim 80s Doubles Crown

It was a beautiful sunny warm day today in Huntsville, but it rained hard during the night, so the clay courts were wet and soft, as they really don’t drain […]

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Another Rainy Day at the Clay Courts; McColskey/Karwasky to Meet for 60s Final and Wachob/Anderson to Play 70s Final

It’s a soggy week in the South and Huntsville is lucky to be on the northern end of the rain storms. It stopped raining just after 6am today, but the […]

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Matthiessen, Herrick to Meet for Women’s 80 Title; Most Seeds Advance in Huntsville on Sunday

Dorothy Matthiessen didn’t drop a game today in the women’s 80 semis. Burnett Herrick, the top seed, had to work for her singles win, beating last year’s champion, Mary John […]

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National 60/70/80 Clay, Huntsville, Alabama

I arrived in Huntsville yesterday..my first time to Alabama and my first 60s tournament. (Draws can be found here: http://tennislink.usta.com/tournaments/TournamentHome/Tournament.aspx?T=156717) The airport was modern and resoundingly empty when I landed […]

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USA Final Wrap and Medal Photos

After a long week on the court, the final results. For results from the entire week and photos:  http://seniortennisblog.com/itf-world-championships-young-seniors-seniors-super-seniors-2013-to-present/usa-young-seniors-world-championships/ Italia Cup, men’s 35s: They were seeded 5th and finished 7th. […]

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Saturday Update 11:10 AM EDT: Lenglen Cup Finishes 6th; Italia & Dubler Cup Tied & In 3rd Set of Doubles

Lenglen Cup fell in three sets in the deciding doubles to Spain to finish 6th; it was a long day and hard fought.  The Dubler Cup is into the deciding […]

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Saturday Morning: USA Wins Bronze in Young Cup!

The USA Young Cup team rebounded from its loss to France yesterday by beating Great Britain for the bronze in the Young Cup. Simona Bruetting and Debbie Spence-Nasim both won […]

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USA Young Cup Team Falls to France & Plays for Bronze Saturday; Court Cup Finishes Fourth

The only USA team in medal contention in the Young Seniors had a really tough match with France today. Simona Bruetting lost at #2 singles in straight sets but Debbie […]

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Thursday: USA Wins in Lenglen & Court Cups; Italy vs USA in Trabert Cup

Thursday was an off day for the USA Dubler (men’s 45), Italia (men’s 35) and Young (Women’s 40) Cups. The USA Lenglen Cup won both singles matches against Argentina. They […]

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Wednesday: 2nd Update; USA Advances into Medal Play in Young Cup

USA fell in the Men’s & Women’s 35,  & 45, (Men’s 40 lost on Monday); the Young Cup advanced to the medal round. All teams will continue playing this week. […]

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2015 USTA Adult/Senior Seeding Assistants

Women 30s: Trish Riddell (trish10s@aol.com) & Mary Dailey (daileymd@gmail.com)  35s: Judy Louie (ad2louie@aol.com) & Carolyn Nichols (carolynanichols@gmail.com) 40s: Ellen Goodman (mummsey@aol.com) & Gee Gee Garvin (speed3g@aol.com) 45s: Gail Murayama (gailmvan@yahoo.com) […]

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Live Scoring Available for ITF Super Senior World Championships

Follow the game by game results from your computer at home, or smart phone by clicking here; http://www.tennisticker.de/tournaments/scoreboard.html

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