February 2009 / Issue 13
|AND THE WINNERS ARE...
We just love announcing our City Championship results because we love to see so many bright smiling faces! If you don't think flex tennis is fun and competitive, then you obviously haven't looked at the pictures of our champions & finalists! Here is a little preview but be sure to check out the complete results below.
Please help us by continuing to support our league sponsors - they provide prizes and giveaways for YOU! I Play Tennis, Atlanta League Sponsor, PGA Tour Superstore, Texas League Sponsor and Ace Authentic, Junior League Sponsor. And be sure to visit Genewize and Yaya Tennis Academy, our February newsletter sponsors.
Don't miss out on the upcoming Marietta Slam Event featuring Robbie Ginepri & John Isner. We will be giving away a pair of tickets to one lucky winner in the month of February!
All Spring leagues are OPEN FOR REGISTRATION! If you have earned LeagueTennis $$, you can now manage your account online and apply your credits to your registration at checkout!
LeagueTennis.com continues to grow, and we simply couldn't do it without you. We advertise and market our league in various ways, but most of our growth comes from good old-fashioned word of mouth. We want to encourage you to continue to spread the word, it is the best way to help us grow the league. And more players means shorter drive times and better competition! We ask you to take a moment and send this newsletter to all of your friends, family and members of your tennis teams!
So as always, have fun on the courts!!
IN THIS ISSUE:
Spread the Word!
Who should you tell about LeagueTennis.com?
SPRING REGISTRATION DEADLINES:
ATLANTA JUNIOR SINGLES LEAGUES
MOVERS & SHAKERS ART EXHIBIT
for sponsorship information.
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Friday, March 6 - Sunday, March 8, 2009
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But if the serve is the game's most crucial stroke, the return of serve ranks a close second, seeing as how you hit it on roughly 50 percent of all points.
Angel Lopez, who has coached professionals ranging from Zina Garrison to Michael Chang to Alexandra Stevenson, breaks the serve down to a couple of critical elements.
Before your opponent strikes the ball, study their toss. If you're playing a right-hander and they toss the serve to their right, odds are they're trying to hit the ball to your right. The closer the ball is to their head, the more likely they're trying to smack the ball down the middle of the court. If they toss the ball behind their body, get ready for a high-bouncing kick serve...
Find more tennis tips and instructional videos on Active.com: http://www.active.com/tennis/
ATLANTA JUNIOR LEAGUES!
Ace Authentic is sponsoring our Junior Leagues and all Spring players will receive a pack of Ace Authentic Tennis Trading Cards!
DRUM ROLL PLEASE... We are proud to announce the Fall LeagueTennis.com City Champions & Finalists! Each of our Adult City Champions receive bag tags, t-shirts & $25 gift cards, and our Junior City Champions receive bag tags and t-shirts.
Atlanta Business Women's Singles
Atlanta Men's Singles
Atlanta Weekday Women's Doubles
Atlanta Business Women's Doubles
Atlanta Men's Doubles
Atlanta Mixed Doubles
Atlanta Junior Boy's Singles
Fun pics of some of our Atlanta Champions & Finalists:
Austin Men's Singles
Fun pics of some of our Austin Champions & Finalists:
Dallas Business Women's Singles
Dallas Men's Singles
Dallas Men's Doubles
Dallas Mixed Doubles
Fun pics of some of our Dallas Champions & Finalists:
Houston Business Women's Singles
Houston Men's Singles
Houston Business Women's Doubles
Houston Men's Doubles
Houston Mixed Doubles
Fun pics of some of our Houston Champions & Finalists:
LeagueTennis.com is excited to announce the winners of our January & February 2009 Good Sportsmanship Awards!
Alyssa Fountain & Geanette Cammack were nominated by one of their playoff opponents who said they were "fierce competitors and displayed some of the best sportsmanship encountered in the League." Alyssa & Geanette earned the title of City Finalist last Fall but we think that good sportsmanship award winner is the best title of all!
We are proud to to have players like Alyssa & Geanette in our league! Each
will receive a 1 year subscription to Tennis Life Magazine for being such a good sport!
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