65 & Over 3.5 women – Kathy Wrenn, captain – Asheville Racquet Club – South 3.5 men – Rick Johnson, captain – Hendersonville Racquet Club 55 & Over 3.0 women – Betty Hollingsworth, captain – Peach Tree Racquet Club 3.5 women – Melanie Wiener, captain - Asheville Racquet Club – South 3.5 men – Rick [...]
Western NC is proud of our two great players from North Carolina who will be competing in Tokyo at the 2020 Olympics (competing this year) for the United States Tennis Teams: Conner Stroud from Forest City, North Carolina, and Tommy Paul from Greenville, North Carolina. […]
Thanks for being a WNC Captain or Co-Captain! This information is also helpful to team players. We will not be holding Captain Meetings in 2021, so below are links to some of the captain package that you would have received to the website for your use at any time. The coordinator will also be emailing [...]
2020 Combo Doubles Winners: 18 & O – 5.5 women – Kelly Polk, Captain – Laurel Ridge County Club 18 & O – 6.5 women – Mindy Nelson, Captain – Aston Park 18 & O- 6.5 men – Chris Dixon, Captain – ARC South 18 & O – 7.5 women – Madison Moran, Captain – [...]
We offered a new fun mixed doubles league in the Tri-Level format during the summer of 2020. Teams and facilities scheduled the matches with the choices of Friday evening, Saturday or Sunday mornings or afternoons. USTA membership was not required and there was no limit on the amount of players allowed. We will be introducing [...]
WNC Spring League Champions conquered summer heat, germ requirements and opponents to win their local league flights!
We have local champions after a delayed start to our Spring Adult Season. Great spring competition in the heat of the summer. Congratulations to each of the teams listed below: 18 & Over 2.5 women – Jill Heimburg, Captain – Aston Park 18 & Over 3.0 men – Joe Carrington, Captain – Asheville Racquet Club [...]
We asked WNC USTA spring adult league captains to tell us about tennis players who are stepping up to make a difference in our current life situation. We appreciate all of our WNC players and their help in their respective communities! Here are the captain/player responses: from Capt. Kim Kneier: Charles Carter, travels to Raleigh [...]
Western NC Tennis CONGRATULATES all of our 2020 Western NC area senior high school and college tennis players. We hope you will remember the best of this year. We regret that we could not celebrate each of you on the website. Congratulations to Hendersonville High School Senior tennis girls: Celia Donaldson, Eleanor Knox, Holly Obermiller, [...]
Tennis fun is on the courts again. Check out the WNC offerings on the 2020 Calendar. Also plan a “watch party for the US Open” this fall. Check with your local facility or parks & recreation office and arrange for a private or semi-private lesson! Tennis helps us all stay healthy.
WNC Tennis honors the following 2019 captains for exemplary service. The following captains led numerous teams during the year: Chris Bull captained seven (7) teams during 2019. Bruce Brenkus captained six (6) teams during 2019. Honorable Mention for captaining five (5) teams: Randy Talley Rick Johnson Kim Kneier Betty Hollingsworth Yuka Angel Shannon Aiken Thanks [...]