The 2017 Florida Opens Begins Tomorrow!

You may have seen our preview a few days ago where we highlighted Bonita Springs’ Emma Heiderscheit and Viva Laas in the Girls 18s of the 2017 Florida Open, headquartered at Lexington Country Club. This USTA National Level 3 hosted by the Lee County Community Tennis Association (LCCTA) and directed by the LCCTA’s Executive Director, […]

USTA National Level 3 Florida Open Back in Fort Myers for 28th Time

The 28th edition of the Florida Open, the USTA National Level 3 junior tournament that is bringing kids from all over the country, including 19 states, begins this coming Saturday and runs through Tuesday (July 8 – 11). Lexington Country Club will serve as tournament headquarters for this premier national event for the first time. […]

239tennis Weekend at a Glance (02/24 – 02/26)

The Yamron Jewelers Doubles Tennis Championships, AKA, the Naples Pro League, is front and center this Friday afternoon at 4pm at Vineyards Country Club in Naples. With only four events left on the schedule, it is a good time to get out and watch some of the best players in Southwest Florida. John Thawley has provided […]

JoAnne Russell and Other Grandes Dames are Indeed Grand at Sánchez-Casal

Well, Carolyn Nichols has already covered Les Grandes Dames JoAnne Russell Cup at La Academia Sánchez-Casal quite satisfactorily, but you know 239tennis, we have a take on all things tennis and we love sharing those takes with you. Here’s a little different take on the incredible ladies who played the Category II USTA National event. […]

West Coast Super Senior Cat II at Sterling Oaks- Recap

More than 300 players, ages 54-plus through 91-years-old, and a number of well-entertained spectators descended on the courts of the Club at Sterling Oaks for the final event of the West Coast Super Senior Grand Prix series held in our tri-county area. The Super Cat II tournament fielded more national champions and championships than I’d […]