IMPORTANT NEWS & REMINDERS
WNC USTA Spring Adult leagues are tentatively scheduled to start the week of March 14, 2021. Covid guidelines are still in place (masks to and from the courts, shake racquets – not hands, wash hands frequently, use sanitizer, observe social distancing). Registration to form teams and register opens Feb. 1, 2021. Captain Meetings are tentatively planned to be held online. Specific information on dates, levels, how to join will be sent out in mid to late January. Contact Bevie to obtain a team number in January prior to open of registration to start planning your team.
Congratulations! The 2020 USTA Section of the Year was our own Southern Section, under the leadership of Bonnie Vandegrift, USTA Southern President and CEO. Southern is the largest section of USTA in the USA (9 states). Among the accomplishments, Southern created “Southern Cares” to help tennis professionals, facilities and the community at large during the pandemic.
Congratulations! The Asheville Tennis Association is Community Tennis Association of the year for 2020. ATA President Jeff Joyce and the ATA spearheaded two great Fed Cup events in Asheville, along with a variety of programs for all of the ATA community.