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Chicago District Tennis Association (CDTA)
2200 East Devon Avenue, STE 319, Des Plaines, IL 60018

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Mission Statement: "To Promote, Develop, and Service the Game of Tennis" 

We are one of the 13 Districts of the USTA/Midwest Section, covering Cook, Lake & DuPage Counties.


Congratulations to the CDTA Chicago Storm 14U Advanced team (Wheaton Sports Center) placed 11th out of 16 teams at the National Junior Team Tennis  tournament this weekend 10-18-14 in Columbia, SC.  Click here to see pictures.


 

 »Latest CDTA News

Butzlaff, Trotten Highlight USTA/Midwest Fall Award Winners


Stephen Butzlaff (Lake Bluff, Illinois) will receive the 2014 USTA/Midwest Section Mel Bergman Award, the Section’s most prestigious award. The award recognizes Butzlaff’s 15-plus years of volunteer service for the USTA on the National, Section and District levels. The Joe Totten Family of Bloomington, Illinois, will receive the Section Family of the Year Award. The Totten family has supported and promoted the development of tennis in their local community and the Mid-South Illinois District. Read More
 

GIANNI ROSS AMONG TOP AMERICAN JUNIORS PARTICIPATING IN FIRST-EVER USTA NATIONAL MASTERS CHAMPIONSHIP


Comprehensive Boys’ and Girls’ Event Combining Three Different Age Groups Coming to USTA Training Center – Headquarters in Boca Raton, Fla., October 23-26 WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., October 20, 2014 – The USTA today announced that world Top-100 junior Sameer Kumar (17, Carmel, Ind.) recent Junior Davis Cup champion Gianni Ross (15, Burr Ridge, Ill.) and Claire Liu (14, Thousand Oaks, Calif.), the No. 1 girls’ recruit in the Class of 2018, are among the 50 juniors participating in the inaugural USTA National Masters Championship, a unique, all-inclusive clay-court tournament and training camp held at the USTA Training Center – Headquarters in Boca Raton, Fla. Read More
 

The Chicago Tennis Patrons are seeking nominations for the 2014 Awards to be presented at the 26th Annual Evening of Champions (2-28-2014). DEADLINE 11-15-14


The Chicago Tennis Patrons, a not for profit tax exempt corporation will honor numerous tennis achievements at the Annual Evening of Champions Banquet, Fundraiser and Chicago Tennis Hall of Fame Induction on 2-28-15. It's a great way to connect with the tennis community. The evening begins at 6 PM with a Cocktail (Cash Bar) Reception, & at 7 PM Dinner & Awards Program. The evening helps support the Chicago District's junior tennis programs. Deadline for nominations is November 15, 2014. Read More
 

Special Olympics North America 15th National Invitational Tennis Championships-November 6 to 8, 2014


The CDTA & the USTA Midwest Section have given a grant for monies to be used for the Athletes & Unified Partners participating in the 15th Annual Special Olympics North America National Tennis Championships. It will cover all the registration fees, housing, and travel stipends for each of the 10 athletes. It is a fantastic 3 day tournament, presented by PTR and held at Van Der Meer Shipyard Tennis Center, Hilton Head, SC. Read More
 

Richard Bradley Inducted into 2014 USTA Midwest Hall of Fame


The late Richard Bradley of Chicago, Illinois, (formerly of Rushville, Indiana) will be inducted into the 2014 USTA/Midwest Section Hall of Fame on December 5 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The 2014 USTA/Midwest Section Hall of Fame induction ceremony will take place at the Sheraton Keystone at the Crossing Hotel in Indianapolis during the USTA/Midwest Section’s 121th Annual Meeting. Read More
 

Midwest Youth Tennis Education Foundation Announces Richard Bradley Scholarship


Seeking Donations to Sustain Scholarship Beyond 2015-The Midwest Youth Tennis & Education Foundation (MYTEF), the charitable arm of the USTA/Midwest Section, is happy to announce the establishment of the Richard Bradley Memorial Scholarship. The late Richard Bradley was a tennis supporter and volunteer in the Chicago area, devoting much of his effort on growing junior tennis. The scholarship is being started in partnership with USTA First Vice President Katrina Adams, and donations are currently being accepted towards the award. Read More
 

TSR Erika Wentz-Russell Expanding Territory to include Northern Chicago


TSR Manager, Jim Amick, is excited to announce that TSR Erika Wentz-Russell will be expanding her territory to include Northern Chicago, starting on September 15th, 2014. The expansion of Erika’s territory (currently all of Wisconsin) will include all areas from the border South to Evanston on the Eastside and over to the Streamwood area on the Westside including Des Plaines, Elk Grove Village, and Schaumburg. Read More
 

USTA Midwest Adaptive Tennis Fun/Play Day held in Conjunction with the Davis Cup on 9-10-14


This fun filled day was hosted by Homewood-Flossmoor Racquet Club, Homewood, IL The 46 athletes traveled between 10 fun filled tennis stations working on hand-eye skills, volleys, ground strokes, and movement. For many participants, this was their first tennis experience and they look forward to more. Read More
 

U.S. Sweeps Junior Davis Cup and Fed Cup BNP Paribas Finals with the help of Gianni Ross!


Congrats to Gianni Ross (Burr Ridge, IL) on helping the No. 2 USA boys’ clinched a perfect week of play when they captured a 3-0 win — without the loss of a set — over No. 4 Korea in the Junior Davis Cup on Sunday! > Read More
 
 

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