USTA NC Notebook
2015 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 were given out during the Community Development Workshop (CDW) on Saturday, Oct. 3, 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.


Elevate your 10U program

Take Your U10 Program to the Next Level!

Have you ever attended a training workshop and left feeling inspired but that your brain was about to explode? You thought it was a great experience but a month down the line you have not implemented even 10% of what you intended to. You are not alone!


Become a NCTA Board of Directors and/or committee member

USTA North Carolina has a long history of volunteer service in our communities and at our state level. Every two years, we retool our committees and Board of Directors to begin a new effort to promote and develop tennis in North Carolina.

To do so, we need a strong group of volunteers ready to serve. It's time again to recruit our volunteers to fill our USTA North Carolina Board of Directors and state level committees.


NC natives medal at ITF Senior World Team Championships

Two North Carolina natives had the chance to represent their state and country this year at the ITF Seniors World Team Championships in La Baule, France. Greensboro’s Bill Ashley and Durham’s Wendy McColskey were selected by the USTA to play for Team USA, giving the two players a chance of a lifetime to travel and compete overseas.

McColskey, who played singles and doubles for the women’s 60 team, helped USA win gold in the Alice Marble Cup. She was proud of her team, and she felt confident about their chances of winning when the headed over to France.


McCarthy clinches spot is US Open National Playoffs

Cary native Kailtyn McCarthy added a major win to her resumé at the 2015 US Open National Playoffs – Southern Qualifying Tournament, capturing the singles title and earning her first trip to New Haven with a straight-set victory over Andie Daniell.