|Simpson, Eaton inducted into Black Tennis Hall of Fame|
Wilmington natives Lenward "Lenny" Simpson and Dr. Hubert A. Eaton Sr. were recently inducted into the Black Tennis Hall of Fame for their illustrious careers in the sport. Both men grew up as avid competitors and continued displaying their passion for tennis throughout their lives.
USTA North Carolina announces 2014 Community Development award winners
USTA North Carolina has announced eight recipients who will be honored as this year's community development award winners. These awards will be given out during the Community Development Workshop (CDW) on Saturday, Oct. 4, at the Koury Convention Center in Greensboro.
Each year USTA North Carolina gives out 40 awards over a wide range of categories to players, coaches, professionals and organizations across the state. Seven awards are annually handed out at the CDW. The remaining awards are presented during Tennis Weekend in January.
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!
2014 Winston-Salem Open news, highlights and more
The 2014 Winston-Salem is complete. No. 7 seed Lukas Rosol defeated Jerzy Janowicz 3-6, 7-6(3), 7-5 in the singles final Sunday, Aug. 23, in a grueling three-set match that spanned just over two hours.
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