ENTRY DEADLINE APPROACHING FOR UPCOMING UNITED STATES TENNIS ASSOCIATION NATIONAL WOMEN’S 50-90 HARD COURT CHAMPIONSHIPS
National Tournament to be Played May 8-14, 2017 at La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club
La Jolla, Calif. – (April 19, 2017) – The deadline to enter the upcoming USTA National Women’s 50-90 Hard Court Championships is Sunday, April 23, 2017. The national senior tennis tournament will be played May 8-14 at the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club, 2000 Spindrift Dr, La Jolla, CA 92037.
The women’s national tennis championships will include singles and doubles competition in the 50 and over, 60 and over, 70 and over, 80 and over, and 90 and over age divisions. These events are national championships and will attract the best players from across the United States in each age group, making this field of competitors the strongest in the country in each age division.
Players interested in playing in the tournament can register for the event at the following link: http://tennislink.usta.com/tournaments/TournamentHome/Tournament.aspx?T=188290
“Over the years, this tournament has become one of the premier senior women’s tennis events in the country,” said Tournament Director Bill Kellogg. “We are anticipating another great week of high-level senior tennis and we encourage all interested players to enter before Sunday’s deadline.”
The La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club’s 45th Annual Men’s Senior Championships will also take place the same week in conjunction with the women’s events, and will include both 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. Although the men’s events are not national championships, they will feature many senior players who regularly compete in national tournaments. Total participation for both the men’s and women’s tournaments is expected to be 300-plus players.
Matches are expected to start Monday, May 8 at 9 a.m., Tuesday, May 9 through Friday, May 12 at 8 a.m., and on Saturday, May 13 and Sunday, May 14 at 9 a.m. (All times are PDT). La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club welcomes tennis enthusiasts to view the tournament with free admission. On-site parking is available for a nominal fee.
The La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club started each of these events and has hosted them since inception. Designated one of the Top 50 Tennis Resorts in the world by Tennis Resorts Online, the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club’s reputation as a top tennis destination started in 1942 when it attracted its first major tournament, the Pacific Coast Men’s Doubles Championship.