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Our 3rd annual NWLACTA Scholarship Ceremony is happening August 7, 2024, at 1pm at Pierremont Oaks Tennis Club, where ten local high school senior tennis

players will receive scholarships. This year's awards, presented in partnership with the

Shreveport Association of Ladies Tennis.

TENNIS news & updates for Northwest Louisiana

Upcoming Events:






Almost every pro/instructor

received a shout out!

1st Place - Pierremont Oaks

and Bossier Tennis Center


ADULT TENNIS

Mixed League is underway - good luck teams!

JUNIOR TENNIS

It’s time to get your kids registered for summer camps at Querbes Tennis Center! TO REGISTER CLICK HERE


Level 7: Natchitoches Tennis Center

TO REGISTER CLICK HERE


For more information click here!

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Exciting news alert! USTA Southern proudly presents the 2024 10U Yellow Ball Grand Prix Championships! Save the dates: August 9-11!

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILED INFO!

USTA Junior Circuit: Natchitoches 10 & Under Junior Circuit

TO REGISTER CLICK HERE

Natchitoches Tennis Center Summer Program: Session 1 begins June 3rd

TO REGISTER CONTACT WILLIE 318-471-3241

Please consider volunteering! Contact Bianca Schulz or Bossier Ladies Tennis Great outreach program!!

USTA Level 7 & Junior Circuit @Pierremont Oaks Tennis Club

Registration 10 & Under

TO REGISTER CLICK HERE


12-18U Registration

TO REGISTER CLICK HERE



GOOD NEWS & OUTREACH

Congrats to Liam Fisher who won boys 8s at the Little Mo regionals in Arlington. North Louisiana representing ! Carol Wegman from Shreveport , also in pic, is the VP of the Maureen Connolly foundation.


Cockrell’s NTM Friends and Tennis event(s) were a huge success!

Celebrating National Tennis Month w/ Coach Isabelle Rocher and National Hit To Be Fit Day!

Another GREAT year partnering with Volunteers of America and Shreveport Association of Ladies Tennis teaching Broadmoor kids tennis!

The Louisiana Junior State Closed tournament in Lafayette showcased top players, including some of POTC’s best! Great work by all at the tournament

RESULTS:

• Natalie Sin - 3rd Place, G18 Singles (2-1) & Winner of Doubles

• Jai Koticha - Consolation Winner, B16 Singles (5-1)

• Connor Wilson - Consolation Winner, B14 Singles (5-1) & 4th Place Doubles

• Nolen Graf - Consolation Winner, B12 (5-1)

• Kat Elberson - Consolation Winner, G16 (4-1)

• Mary Jackson Green - Winner, G10s Green Ball (3-0)

• Adam Oates - Runner up, Green Ball (2-1)

Other players include Sahil Tank, Kirin Jaganmohan, Alex Jayroe, James Moritz, and Roman Papa, who all faced tough competition. Way to go, POTC Juniors!



Great partnerships rallied together for a Red Ball Play Day Barksdale Air Force Base Special thanks to Bianca Schulz, Bossier Ladies Tennis Pam Haley, Bonnie Cox, Vanessa Hernandez, and our NJTL Chapter Community Coordinator Kaye J. Cochran!

Congrats to our 18&Over 3.5 for winning state!! Hayden Knight, Captain Querbes Tennis Center


NOT Pictured but STATE Winners

4.5 Women, Sheila Pernici Captain

Querbes Tennis Center

Congrats to our 3.0 Women winning STATE! Tracey Robinson captain, BTC!

Congrats to Querbes Tennis Center latest Tennis Apprentice Grads!

Cardio on the Court Bill Cockrell Tennis Center with Coach Ken!

Fun time at Elm Grove Elementary teaching tennis!

We wrapped up National Tennis Month with a smashing Memorial Day Celebration and Remembrance Event at Bill Cockrell Tennis Center, led by Coach Ken. From intense doubles battles to energizing cardio tennis drills, lively music, and delicious food, it was a hit!

The Louisiana Junior State Closed tournament in Lafayette showcased top players, including some of POTC’s best! Great work by all at the tournament


Behind the scenes at the 18 Odd Tournament! Cannot thank you all enough for all that you do to make these tournaments a success!

Special thanks to Coca Cola and the CTA for providing umbrellas to Querbes Tennis Center and Bill Cockrell Tennis Center

Our annual Community Partner Campaign is going strong for 2024 but WE NEED YOU! Please consider a partnership with our Community Tennis Association to assist in adult and junior programs!


FOR MORE INFORMATION & JOIN

SERVE IT FORWARD!

Out with the old, in with the new!

Donate your tennis items and shop for new to you! This assist in funding our Scholarship Program!! Wash, label sizing, pack, and deliver items to Querbes OR Bossier Tennis Center

Shops are located @ Querbes Tennis Center - Racquetball Room #2 and Bossier Tennis Center - Ladies Room

INFORMATION ON HOW TO DONATE

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Our Mission

To make a positive impact by providing support and resources in the development of tennis programs, leagues, and facilities as a healthy lifetime sport in Northwest Louisiana to all demographics and skill levels, and to offer scholarships to junior players and charitable assistance to tennis players in need within our locality.

Your local Community Tennis and Louisiana Tennis Associations are always looking for volunteers and board members to be able to continue its support of the tennis community!


Local CTA Volunteer/Board Member Info


Louisiana Tennis Association Information


Monthly Board Meetings

The NWLA CTA meets on the 1st Wednesday of every month at noon at Pierremont Oaks Tennis Club. This meeting is open to anyone who would like to attend!

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