Category: USTA

leagues, teams, championships, awards

USTA 3.5 Teams Back in Action

The teams competing in the 3.5 40 and over League were back in action after last week’s snowstorm delayed their first matches of the 2018 season.  Great matches today – congrats to the PRC Volley Girls and PRC Aces.  Three of the four matches between the Aces and Slice Girls went to a third set…

Match Chatter

Chatting after a match can be fun and one of the most enjoyable minutes spent at the club.  Comments can be shared between doubles players or teaching professionals.  Often, PRC pros watch USTA or CJWTL league matches and discuss tips with players.  Match plays offered on Mondays and Fridays are an excellent opportunity to receive…

Spring For USTA Leagues

It’s not too early to think about spring tennis!  The captain’s meeting for USTA women’s leagues (2.5, 3.0 and 3.5 day and evening) leagues for 18 and older and 40 and older will be held on Monday, January 29th at PRC at 7:00 pm.  Please contact Judy Vogt, local league coordinator, for a team application…

USTA 2017 NTRP Ratings Are Available Now

How did you rate?  The year end NTRP ratings for the 2017 USTA Adult League season are now available.  You can check your rating by logging on the USTA site and selecting Tennis Link- NTRP Rating.  For additional questions and answers related to NTRP ratings, click here. The advantage of receiving a lower rating is that…

Congratulations, Coach Elaine

PRC Coach Elaine participated in the Net General Certified Coaches Workshop on Friday, November 10th.  Net Generation is the youth brand of the USTA and embraces all aspects of youth play for kids ages 5-18. The objective of Net Generation is to have millions of kids connected to the sport. Net Generation will also be a…

3.5 Teams at Home

Both PRC USTA 3.5 teams enjoyed home court advantage today as they played each other.  Congratulations to Sue Gunther’s team who earned a victory over the PRC Topspinners. Don’t forget that the women are needed for the USTA Women’s Tri Level Leagues (Saturday 6:30-8:30 pm).  Please contact Doris Manahan if you are interested in participating…

TGIF For the 3.5 Teams

What an exciting match to start the season for Sue Gunther’s USTA 3.5 18 team on Friday!  Three of the four matches were decided by a third set tiebreaker.  Good luck to both PRC teams and thanks to captains, Sue and Nancy Kenkelen (PRC Topspinners).

Triple Fun on Saturday Evenings

The indoor USTA women’s Tri Level League will begin on Saturday, October 21st and end in March.  The league is very unique in that women who are rated three different playing levels comprise one team.  A team match consists of three doubles teams which compete at 3.0, 3.5 and 4.0.  It is a fun way…

Grumpy Old Men Headed to Nationals

Congratulations to the “Grumpy Old Men” who won the USTA 7.0 65 and over division at MS Sectional Championships.  The team, captained by Peter Wepplo, practiced hard on the clay courts through the summer and were back this week after the tournament.  Good luck at Nationals.

Fall Tennis at PRC is a Win-Win

The indoor tennis season started on September 7th.  For those players who love indoor tennis, the season was a welcome time.  With the gorgeous weather, adults participating in clinics, teams and contract courts have chosen to move outside on the hard or clay courts.  Many of the USTA women’s teams have relocated and enjoyed their…