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Three Chopt edges Ridgetop for Autumn Cup

Three Chopt edges Ridgetop for Autumn Cup

For most of the past decade – or ever since Rob Johnston has been the director of tennis at the Henrico County facility – Three Chopt Recreation Association has been in the thick of the battle for what has become known as the Autumn Cup. Avalon and Ridgetop dominated the first eight years of the team competition among area recreation clubs but Three Chopt made its presence felt shortly after enter... »

ACAC Returns to the Top Again in Anthem Cup

ACAC Returns to the Top Again in Anthem Cup

When acac Fitness and Wellness Center finished second in the Anthem Cup Challenge last year, it didn’t go over very well at the Midlothian club that had won the previous six titles in the annual event at the Westwood Club. “We didn’t play our best,” said co-captain Jason Kinder. “It didn’t sit well with anybody at the club, I can assure you that. So we learned from last year. We made some adjustme... »

Spider Tennis Invitational

Spider Tennis Invitational

Come out to the Collegiate School Robins Campus Williams- Bollettieri Tennis Center this Friday through Sunday, October 5-7 to watch the Spider Tennis Invitational. Teams from throughout the Mid-Atlantic will be competing all weekend. »

ACAC Wins 2018 Anthem Challenge

ACAC Wins 2018 Anthem Challenge

Congratulations to acac for winning the 2018 Anthem Club Challenge! Thank you to all the teams who competed, it was a wonderful weekend of tennis and community. Click here for the complete scorecard »

McDonald’s RJTC Masters Results

McDonald’s RJTC Masters Results

The Richmond Junior Tennis Circuit held it’s Masters Tournament on Aug. 18 at CCV.  The Masters is a tournament where the top 8 players in each age group are invited to a single elimination tournament to determine the winner of the Richmond Junior Circuit.  There were almost 300 different juniors playing in the 13 tournaments throughout the summer trying to earn enough points to qualify for ... »

2018 McDonald’s RJTC Series Standings

2018 McDonald’s RJTC Series Standings

The latest standings for the McDonald’s Richmond Jr. Circuit tournaments can be found here. Thank you to all the players who have competed in these events and good luck! RJTC Standings 8-9-2018 RJTC Standings 7-26-2018 RJTC Standings 7-18-2018 RJTC Standings 7-12-2018 RJTC Standings 6-29-2018 RJTC Standings 6-20- 2018 RJTC Standings 6-11-2018 RJTC Standings 6-7-2018 RJTC Standings 5-30-2018 More i... »

Parker, Sorkin Capture City Singles Crowns

Parker, Sorkin Capture City Singles Crowns

RICHMOND– Kyle Parker claimed his first Mercedes Benz Greater Richmond City Championship this past weekend at acac-Midlothian. Parker was the runner-up to Hunter Koontz in 2017 and 2016. Koontz skipped this year’s event because of an out-of-town commitment. On a hot and humid afternoon on Aug. 5, the top-seeded Parker pulled out a 6-2, 4-6, 6-4 victory over unseeded Patrick Whaling in a match that... »

Jacob Dunbar and Matthew Fernandez to play in Exhibition Match at RTA Academy in August

Jacob Dunbar and Matthew Fernandez to play in Exhibition Match at RTA Academy in August

RICHMOND– The RTA Rising Stars Tennis Academy will host an exhibition match between local college player Matthew Fernandez and touring professional Jacob Dunbar. Fernandez, 20, is a former St. Christopher’s standout and rising junior at the University of Richmond. Dunbar, 22, graduated from UR in 2017 and began play on the pro tour. Academy Director Chris Suttmiller said it’s important for student... »

Local Doubles Team Makes a Run to Clay Court Finals

Local Doubles Team Makes a Run to Clay Court Finals

RICHMOND– Matt Hane and Hunter Koontz won three competitive matches at the McDonald’s Open Clay Court Championships last week before falling in the final. Hane and Koontz, both teaching pros at the Country Club of Virginia, partnered for the second year in a row at the tournament hosted by Salisbury Country Club. The duo fell in the semifinals last year. Koontz, a three-time city singles cha... »

Levenson, Pande, Soffin Claim State Titles

Levenson, Pande, Soffin Claim State Titles

There’s a new king and queen in the girls’ and boys’ Division 5 state singles tournament. Emme Levenson of Douglas Freeman High School succeeded Deep Run’s Nina Sorkin, who won four consecutive 5A titles before moving on to Virginia Tech. The junior shares the season-ending local spotlight with Deep Run’s Shashwat Pande, as well as the Deep Run girls (5A), Hanover High girls (4A) and Maggie ... »

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