|Volunteer of the Month sponsored by Team Connection|
Each month, USTA North Carolina will celebrate a tennis volunteer who is doing something to promote and develop the growth of tennis. From grass-roots community activists to family volunteers, on-court instructors to behind-the-scenes volunteers, these are the people who make tennis happen. Nominate someone today!
USTA North Carolina Announces Recipients for Annual Awards
GREENSBORO, NC – USTA North Carolina is pleased to announce 30 extraordinary recipients for its 2013 annual awards. Each year the organization honors deserving individuals and organizations during an awards ceremony at Tennis Weekend, which will be held at the Pinehurst Resort in Pinehurst, NC, on Jan. 25 at noon.
Country Club of Landfall Has Strong Showing at USTA Jr. Team Tennis National Championship
WILMINGTON, North Carolina – Country Club of Landfall’s ACES 18s Intermediate Jr. Team Tennis team came in second at the Jr. Team Tennis National Championship for the first time ever this past weekend. The team competed in the United States Tennis Association’s National Jr. Team Tennis Championships in Columbia, South Carolina, competing against teams from sections all over the country, including the Mid-Atlantic, Southern California, Middle States, Southern and Missouri Valley.
Tennis legend celebrates 100th birthday
North Carolina Tennis Hall of Famer Dave Carey turned 100 this month, and the Asheville Citizen-Times was there to cover his celebration. Carey was recently received USTA North Carolina's Walt Stamer Senior Male Tennis Player of the Year award, honoring his dedication to the sport of tennis.
For the full article on Carey's birthday celebration, click here.
Team Connection offers warehouse sale, free T-shirt for USTA members
Team Connection is hosting its annual Warehouse Sale from Nov. 14-16 at 615 Alton Place in High Point. Take advantage of sales of up to 75 percent off their retail selection, including brand name apparel, footwear and more. USTA members can receive a free T-shirt with any purchase. Visit teamconnection.com for more details.