Entry Deadline for USTA National Senior Women’s Hard Court Tennis Championships is April 27


La Jolla, Calif. – (April 23, 2014)The entry deadline for the upcoming United States Tennis Association (USTA) National Senior Women’s Hard Court Tennis Championships is scheduled for Sunday, April 27, 2014.

The national senior women’s tennis championships, which attract the best players from across the United States, will take place Monday, May 12 through Sunday, May 18 at the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club, 2000 Spindrift Drive, La Jolla, Calif.

The tournament will feature singles and doubles events in the 50 and over, 60 and over, 70 and over, 80 and over, and 90 and over age groups.

“We are going to see a fantastic week of senior tennis with a field of competitors that is expected to be the strongest in the country in each age division,” said Tournament Director Bill Kellogg. “We even have one competitor, Helene Salvetat, traveling from Hossegor, France to play in the 90 and over division.”

For complete entry information, players can go to: http://tennislink.usta.com/Tournaments/TournamentHome/Tournament.aspx?T=138251

The La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club’s 42nd Annual Spring Senior Championships for men will be played concurrently with the women’s events. Although the men’s events are not national championships, they will feature many senior players who regularly compete in national tournaments.

The men’s events will include singles and doubles for 60 and over, 65 and over, 70 and over, 75 and over, 80 and over, and 85 and over age groups. Total participation for both the men’s and women’s tournaments is expected to be 300-plus players.

La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club welcomes tennis enthusiasts to view the tournament with free admission. On-site parking is available for a nominal fee.