Pro tennis: Marco's Lauren Embree wins again advances in Captiva qualifier
Published 11/4/2013 at 10:01 p.m. 0 comments
Marco Island resident Lauren Embree won her second round Singles Qualifying match at the Women’s Pro Classic at the South Seas Island Resort to advance to the Singles Main Draw getting underway Tuesday. Along with Embree, other players winning their ...
Tennis: Nadal wins 8th French title by beating Ferrer
Published 6/9/2013 at 12:13 p.m. 0 comments
PARIS (AP) — Rafael Nadal became the first man to win eight titles at the same Grand Slam tournament when he beat fellow Spaniard David Ferrer in the French Open final Sunday, 6-3, 6-2, 6-3.
Public tennis courts no longer at Tommie Barfield? Tennis group fighting to keep them in play
Updated 11/29/2012 at 6:08 p.m. 4 comments
Tennis players losing use of county-owned tennis courts at Tommie Barfield Elementary School.
Embree inspiration to 9-year-old tennis player
Published 5/17/2012 at 5:33 p.m. 0 comments
Lauren Embree an inspiration to 9-year-old tennis player
Players Club teams shine in USTA Sectional
Published 5/1/2012 at 1:10 p.m. 0 comments
Two tennis teams, representing The Players Club & Spa Resort, played outstandingly in the 2012 USTA Florida Sectional Super Senior Championships.
Island Club tennis a Howie, Wendy Burnett success
Published 4/12/2012 at 2:55 p.m. 0 comments
When Howie and Wendy Burnett came to Marco Island it was a contractual agreement to build the tennis program at Island Country Club. Boy did they!
Lely girls win district title off the court: ad Play at home in regional match today
Published 4/9/2012 at 5:13 p.m. 0 comments
The Lely girls tennis team is the defending Class 2A-12 District champion, hosting District 11 runner-up Cape Coral-Mariner today in the regional semifinals. However, Lely didn’t earn it on the court.
‘A’ Island Club Doubles champs decided
Published 3/26/2012 at 4:36 p.m. 0 comments
The Island Country Club has crowned its 2012 Doubles Champions in the Men’s and Women’s “A” divisions.
Embree slams the door: UF star again leads way to victory
Published 3/15/2012 at 3:24 p.m. 0 comments
Lauren Embree was again the go-to-person in the Florida Gators win against Duke on Wednesday.
Record number compete in Hideaway Tennis tourney
Published 3/5/2012 at 4:43 p.m. 0 comments
The 2nd Annual Hideaway Beach Open Doubles tournament featured 94 tennis players from all over Collier County and beyond, easily outdoing the record number of entries a year ago.
Tight matches featured in Island Club Tennis Championships
Published 2/24/2012 at 11:07 a.m. 0 comments
The Island Country Club saw close matches in its Member/Guest Doubles Championships.
Lely boys, girls ace tennis matches
Published 2/16/2012 at 12:12 p.m. 0 comments
The Lely girls tennis team cruised through their match, but the boys had to rally to win their match against Estero on Tuesday at Lely’ s new tennis courts.
Hideaway Beach holding doubles tourney
Published 2/10/2012 at 12:27 p.m. 0 comments
The 2nd Annual Hideaway Beach Club Open Doubles Tournament is March 2-4 at the Hideaway Beach Tennis Club.
Warm up vital part of tennis game
Published 2/6/2012 at 4:18 p.m. 0 comments
The warm up before your match begins is a vital part of your game. If you have ever attended a professional match, or have a chance to watch the pros during the warm up on television, pay attention to the ...
PHOTOGALLERY:Players Club Cares brings tennis to Everglades City
Published 8/20/2011 at 2:07 p.m. 0 comments
For five days Everglades City area kids learned about tennis and some life lessons, thanks to members of the Players Club & Spa at Lely Resort.
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