Tennis

Tennis is a ‘Life Time’ commitment for Purcell

The lesson was a hard one to swallow, especially for an 11-year-old boy who was accustomed to winning practically all his junior age-group tennis matches.However, this was no typic ...

Large numbers turn out for Zebras tennis

More than 49 athletes signed up to play tennis for Lincoln High this spring. However, there is still room for more. The Fighting Zebras will be coached this season by Chris Bender ...

Whitney jr. tennis camp is Jan. 5

Whitney High will host its second annual junior tennis camp for boys and girls from grades 2-8 Jan. 5. The seven-day camp will run Tuesdays and Thursdays through Jan. 20 (rainout ...

Rocklin tennis to host Placer Food Bank benefit

The Rocklin Thunder girls tennis CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division I championship team, spearheaded by team captain Talia Panadero and her teammates, will host a charity tennis even ...

Sacramento’s professional tennis team enjoys Dream season

Just a short, five-minute drive down Sunrise Avenue in Roseville and you’re on your way to Dreamland — the home of Sacramento’s California Dream professional tenn ...

Rocklin Thunder tennis camp nets success

The two-week Rocklin High School Thunder Summer Tennis Camp held June 8-12 and June 15-19 for boys and girls grades 1-9 was a huge success. Around 119 tennis hopefuls from the Roc ...

Making the case for lighted tennis courts

Since 2013, Lincoln and Rocklin Tennis Association (LARTA), has supported the city of Lincoln and the Lincoln High School tennis team taking positive action to grow the sport of te ...

Antelope Community Tennis Association Memorial Day Tournament

The Antelope Community Tennis Association invites tennis players 16 and up to participate in its Memorial Day Tennis Tournament Monday. This is enjoyable team tennis in whic ...

LARTA’s 3rd annual High School Tennis Spectacular

The Lincoln and Rocklin Tennis Association will sponsor its third annual Ron Gilman Lincoln Hills High School Tennis Spectacular at the Sun City Lincoln Hills Tennis Courts 9 a.m. ...

Making a run for the playoffs

Many of the teams for Lincoln, Rocklin and Whitney high schools entered their conference races this week in pursuit of a league title or, at least, a berth in the postseason playof ...

Lincoln’s McGowan takes over as LARTA Social Director

Lincoln’s Cynthia McGowan will be the new social director for the Lincoln and Rocklin Tennis Association (LARTA) for 2015. She replaces Katie Didion, who was director this pa ...

Whitney and LARTA wrap up junior tennis camp

The Lincoln and Rocklin Tennis Association (LARTA) sponsored junior tennis camp coached by Whitney High tennis coach and LARTA Board member Matt Holm was concluded last week. The ...

LARTA will host tennis breakfast social Feb. 21

The Lincoln and Rocklin Tennis Association (LARTA) will host its first tennis breakfast social of 2015 at 8 a.m. Feb. 21 on the Lincoln High School tennis courts at 1024 6th St. ...

Big 5 Sporting Goods opens in Lincoln

Big 5 Sporting Goods opened in Lincoln Dec. 11 and “it was just a natural procession” for the chain to open in Lincoln. That’s according to Rick Gridley, the Big ...

Whitney tennis camps scheduled for January

The Whitney High tennis program will hold a camp for boys and girls grades 2-8 for six days in January on the school tennis courts. Wildcats tennis coach and LARTA board member Ma ...