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    USTA Southern
    5685 Spalding Drive
    Norcross, GA 30092
    770.368.8200 | 770.368.9091 (Fax)
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    You've earned your spot! Now, get all of the information captains need to play and have a great time at our Championships. Read More
    The Crowne Plaza Resort Asheville is our official host hotel and tournament headquarters. Book your rooms early. Read More
    One of the jewel cities in the lower Appalachian Mountains, Asheville, NC is a unique tourist destination. Read More
    Over 3 stormy days, players dealt with rain and waiting. Still, 14 champions were crowned at the USTA League 55/65 & Over... Read More
    With two sisters in Louisiana and another in Alabama, this trio meets for the first time at a tournament in 51 years in Columbus. Read More
    Even with a late start, there was plenty of action on Saturday afternoon and night. View photos
     
     
     
     
     
    Hello Southern Tennis Fans!
    Welcome to the online home of USTA Southern! Our organization covers tennis enthusiasts across nine states in the South: Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.
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    Founded in 1881, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) is the national governing body for the sport of tennis in this country. In addition to owning the US Open and selecting members of the U.S. Davis Cup, Fed Cup, Olympic and Paralympic teams, the USTA administers a variety of programs nationwide for players of all ages and ability levels.

    A not-for-profit organization, the association is divided into 17 sections, of which the USTA Southern is the largest. The 175,000 USTA members living in our nine states account for approximately 25% of the total USTA membership.

    USTA Southern's daily operations are carried out by a professional staff based in Norcross, Ga., but policy is formed and much of the organization's work is executed via a Board of Directors and committee structure of over 200 volunteers.

    This year marks the 34th anniversary of the USTA League. Established in 1980, it has grown from 13,000 participants in a few parts of the country in its first year, to over 331,000 players signing up for 808,000 leagues across the nation today, making it the world’s largest recreational tennis program. There are more than 102,000 players in USTA Southern playing on an average of nearly three teams per year.

    The USTA League was established to provide adult recreational tennis players throughout the country with the opportunity to compete against players of similar ability levels. Players participate on teams in a league format, which is administered by the USTA through its 17 Sections. The league groups players by using six NTRP levels, ranging from 2.5 (entry) to 5.0 (advanced). USTA League is open to any USTA member 18 years of age or older. It features 18 & Over, 40 & Over, 55 & Over, 65 & Over and Mixed Doubles divisions.