4 championships claimed in Island Club tennis doubles
Published 11/23/2010 at 3:31 p.m. 0 comments
The Island Country Club’s first Island Club Open Doubles Tournament was a competitive success. A total of 30 teams played in four divisions.
YMCA enhances tennis program
Published 10/8/2010 at 2:45 p.m. 0 comments
The Greater Marco Family YMCA has enhanced to its full-service tennis department. Cindy Love, YMCA chief executive officer, said the Y has contracted with Roddy Cantey, owner of ProAm Tennis of Naples, for a multitude of services.
Y having tennis clinic
Published 10/5/2010 at 4:08 p.m. 0 comments
The Greater Marco Family YMCA’s new tennis professional Paul Barris is having a free tennis clinic at 9 a.m. on Thursday at the Y courts.
Island Club hosting tennis tourney
Published 9/30/2010 at 10:50 a.m. 0 comments
The Island Country Club is hosting a Men’s and a Women’s Doubles Tournament Nov. 5-8.
Published 9/10/2010 at 4:07 p.m. 0 comments
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PHOTO GALLERY: Couples escape with tennis titles
Published 9/1/2010 at 7:02 p.m. 0 comments
Two couples breezed through the Island Escape Mixed Doubles Championships at the City Racquet Center on Saturday.
Browne on the scene at Tennis Hall of Fame
Published 8/24/2010 at 5:20 p.m. 0 comments
I was recently in Newport, Rhode Island, covering the Tennis Hall Of Fame induction Ceremony and the Campbell’s Hall of Fame Grass Court ATP Tournament I walked down the steps of the press room smack into my fellow Marco Island ...
City plans tennis tourney
Published 8/12/2010 at 2:33 p.m. 0 comments
Those who want to stay close to home, yet enjoy some company, can take part in the Island Escape Tennis Tournament at the City Racquet Center, Aug. 28-29.
Council slices into Racquet Center budget
Published 8/6/2010 at 2:04 p.m. 0 comments
No stone is going unturned as Marco Island City Council continues to seek budget cuts. This time the slice comes in the Parks & Recreation Department budget. Specifically, the City Racquet Center. Supervisor Bill Van Glabek’s full-time position is being ...
YMCA rallies for the cure
Published 7/9/2010 at 12:11 p.m. 0 comments
Tennis players doubled their pleasure in the YMCA Rally for the Cure Mixed Doubles Tournament.
Down the Line, a tennis advisory
Published 6/15/2010 at 2:53 p.m. 0 comments
Welcome to the inaugural Down the Line column, helping Marco Islanders enjoy the competition on the tennis courts of Marco Island. Bill Van Glabek, Marco Island Racquet Center supervisor and tennis professionals Gary McDevitt and Wayne Clark will focus on ...
PHOTO GALLERY: Meyer continues his march for City Kids tennis
Published 6/10/2010 at 2:13 p.m. 0 comments
Paul Meyer continues to be a man on a mission for the City Kids junior tennis program at the Marco Island Racquet Center.
Venus Williams loses to Petrova at French Open
Published 5/30/2010 at 10:51 a.m. 0 comments
Venus Williams' celebrated corset went under wraps Sunday, and now it's out of the French Open. Playing with a long-sleeve top over her black lace outfit on a chilly afternoon, Williams lost in the fourth round to Nadia Petrova, 6-4, ...
French Open: Lely grad Witten faces No. 25 Baghdatis on Monday
Published 5/23/2010 at 2:28 p.m. 0 comments
The schedule for Day 2 of the French Open has been posted, and Lely High School graduate Jesse Witten will play No. 25 seed Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus in the second match on Court 7 on Monday in Paris.
Jr. Rookie Tournament planned
Published 5/11/2010 at 11:28 a.m. 0 comments
The City Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a Junior Rookie Tennis Tournament on June 5 and 6. It is Florida Tennis Association, USTA sanctioned.
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