USTA New Jersey District

» Main

Spring is HERE!!

IMG_1772It's finally spring and that means its time for some tennis!  Whether you plan to play a pick up game at your local courts, improve your skills by taking a lesson from your favorite tennis professional, compete in a tournament, head to a tennis camp, or just hit against the wall, this time of year offers plenty of opportunities to play tennis! 

Some exciting upcoming tennis events within the New Jersey District include the 2015 Special Olympics New Jersey Summer Games, a US Open 2015 Sectional Qualifying Tournament, several USTA leagues, and TennisFest! 

Keep up with these and other tennis happenings in the New Jersey District by  checking out the NJD Event Calandar, by liking us on Facebook or by following us on Twitter @USTAMSNJD. 

We hope to see you on the courts!

 

Welcome to the USTA Middle States New Jersey District!

"To advocate for, and support, tennis for all in the New Jersey District community."
 

 » Latest News

6th Annual Trenton Short Course Championship is a Success!


On Tuesday, April 21st, the National Junior Tennis and Learning of Trenton held its 6th Annual Trenton Short Court Tennis Championship at the Junior Champion Tennis Center at Cadwalader Park. More than 250 students played in the Championship, the culminating event of the NJTL of Trenton's Physical Education Program, which brings tennis into elementary and middle schools in the Trenton and Hamilton area. Read More
 

The Storied Career of Anne Baxter Humes


Anne Baxter Humes has truly distinguished herself in the USTA tennis community! For over forty years, she has contributed to the growth of tennis, not only in the New Jersey District, but in Middle States and at the National level, as well. When I first agreed to write an article on Anne Humes for NJD, I thought I would be writing about her recent retirement as the Administrative Director, Office of the President of the USTA. Hearing how she dealt with five USTA presidents over ten years would definitely be interesting news, not to mention the excitement and challenges of managing the President's Suite at the US Open. Read More
 

Guidelines for Supportive Parents

David A. Feigley, Ph.D., Rutgers Youth Sports Research Council, provides 12 guidelines for concerned parents who strive to support their young tennis players. Read More
 

Slammin' for the Cure is a Smash!


The 2015 Slammin' for the Cure raised $3,410 to benefit the Virtua Foundation's Tyanna Barre O'Brien Breast Care Comfort Fund. Read More
 

Party at the Net!


Hey NJD League players! Want a night of FREE tennis? Includes clinics, round robin, pizza & drinks! All you have to do is invite a new "tweener" tennis player...someone between the ages of 18 and 40 to join you. Read More
 

Fireballs Heat Up the Competition


Congratulations to the Princeton Tennis Program Fireballs who won the Middles States Sectional Championships for Tri Level 3.5/4.0/4.5 and will be representing Middles States and the New Jersey District at the Tri Level Championship held in Indian Wells, California. Read More
 

A Tennis Twist on the Polar Bear Plunge


On January 2nd, a number of brave tennis players tore themselves away from their warm, cozy homes to brave the elements to play tennis in the 1st annual Polar Bear Tournament at Atkins Park in Sewell presented by “Win3Break3”. Read More
 

Introducing the 2015-16 NJD Board of Directors

A list of the members of the 2015-16 New Jersey District Board of Directors. Read More
 

Calling All USTA NJD Adult Team Captains


Information about the start of the 2015 USTA League Tennis season. Read More
 

NJD Announces District Award Recipients

Section and District Award recipients, as well as No. 1 ranked players, will be honored at the New Jersey District Award Ceremony on Sunday, April 19th at the Laurel Creek Country Club. Read More