Megan Lugar and Jacob Pluta win top award: Kerry Seward Award for demonstrating best leadership, most improvement and highest standard of conduct. Congratulations!!!!Spacer August 9th QuickStart winners: Orange Ball: Andrew Michael and Liam from Noblesville won Red Ball. September 13 & 14 QuickStart Orange and Red and Women and Girls event. Enter #855327314.Spacer Kids Helping Kids donates $12,620.05 to Riley Children's Foundation Donations to continue research on Type 1 Diabetes. Also, we give camperships to Camp Riley so all kids can enjoy a camping experience. Thank you Riley for all the good you do for children..Spacer Jonelle Smith's name drawn for US Open Final Weekend tickets.Spacer

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Tennis Program Reunion Weekend Perfect!

Carrie Meyer Richardson won "Came the Farthest Way" award..from Stanwood, Washington. Over 60 attendees from out-of-state participate in the July 18-20, 2014 Tennis Program Reunion
It was a "Dream Come True" weekend with program players from the 60s on returning, sharing wonderful memories, supporting the mission of the Tennis Program...showering founder, Barbara (BB) Wynne with ...more»

July 20th Thanksgiving/Memorial Service to be held at 11 am in the Tennis House Community Room

Steve Madawick to lead Service. Balloons to be released at noon honoring the follow deceased players, friends and patrons of the Tennis Program:
Doris Ames
Laurie Atkins
Doris Ames
Laurie Atkins
Mike and Darlene Barth
Sally Baxter
Eugene Beesley
Leonard Berkowitz
Buzzy Borinstein
Jack Bradshaw
Captain Guy Buck
Ruth and Ralph Burns
Terry Carpenter
Bill
...more»

Miracle on 86th Street: Today! 28 courts perfect; Grounds: perfect! New Wind Screens today! Tennis Program and Tennis Video: Finished. School District supports Event 100%; Special supporters from far and near arrive to celebrate! Thank you and Love You

All welcome to visit Tennis House, Big Tennis Round Robin 2:30-4:30 pm...for bragging rights and trophies. Golf Tournament in the morning..Thanks Todd Lugar and Don Palmer. Trophies!!! Saturday night..Celebration Banquet!!!!!

50th Reunion Activities Begin Today!

Meet and Greet Pizza Party at Reinbold Racing Garage from 7-10 p.m. on Friday, July 18, 2014
Reservations for event required. Pizza and Linda Lugar's famous cookies served with appropriate beverages. DJ will keep the crowd hopping and a special video of 50 Years of Tennis will be previewed. ...more»

Midwest Closed BG 18 & 16 Singles and Doubles Results posted Over 550 players compete for USTA National Championship entries.

Steve Wakefield, Lynda Hinshaw combine to make a great team! Winners of all divisions listed below:
Boys' 18 Singles
F John McNally d. Paul Oosterbaan 7-5; 2-6Ret (inj)
PL (17) Eddie Grabill d. (9) Thomas Fawcett Wo (inj)
SF Paul Oosterbaan d. (9) Thomas Fawcett 3-0Ret (inj)
SF John McNally d. (17)
...more»

Tennis Program Staff takes Play Day to Indiana Children's Wish Fund 6th Annual Celebrity Softball Challenge at Victory Field on June 26th at 5 pm...Roy Hibbert (Pacers) and Robert Mathis, all-Pro defensive end for Indianapolis Colts will host the event.

Two mini-courts set-up to give attendees an opportunity to try to play tennis. Support the Challenge in memory of Caroline Symmes. who was a Wish Child. The Wish Fund believes "Every Child has the right to be loved, nurtured and to reach for a dream".
Have a great family-oriented experience attending the Celebrity Softball Challenge on Thursday evening, June 26th. Family activities start at 5 pm with a 7-inning softball game scheduled for 7 pm. There ...more»

Midwest Closed Championships for Boys and Girls 18 & 16 and Under Starts June 21 with finals on Thursday, June 26th.

Steve Wakefield organizes Courts and Sites to host 550 player. All player play full feed-in 128-draw singles; 64 draw doubles. Welcome Coaches and Families!
Since 1970, our Tennis Center has been the HUB and Host of the Midwest Closed for 16 & 18 boys and girls. This events identifies the participant from the Midwest who will play in the National Championships! ...more»

Reunion Invitations in Mail! Schedule of Events for July 18-20, 2014 released.

All Families and Players Past and Present invited! Deadline to register: July 8, 2014!
Reunion Activities requiring advanced registration: Friday, July 18th Meet and Greet: 7-10 pm ..a Pizza Party at Reinbold Racing Garage with soft drinks/pizza/cookies and cash bar and some entertainment: ...more»

Celebrating our 50th to BENEFIT our families

Reduced Tournament Players Summer Programs by $50!!!! Programs at Eastwood and Westlane for $50/summer
To make our 50th Summer of Tennis a real celebration, we are reducing the eight-week Tournament Players fee to $775. In 2013 the fee was $825. Also, there are Tennis in no time $50/summer classes at ...more»

50th Program Reunion Celebration

Please save the date: July 18 - 20, 2014
join us in celebrating the 50 year anniversary of the 1964 tennis center program creation. Come reunite with old friends ...more»

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"It takes a big staff to run all the programs we offer." We want You!
To All Former Tennis Program Staff, Players and Families

Please Make Our July 18-20, 2014

50th Anniversary Reunion Program Perfect!

Our Official Program Needs your Information!

All past Staff, Tournament Players, Tennis Participants

Of the Washington Township Schools Community Tennis Program, Please click the LINK and Complete before June 15, 2014.

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2014 Schedule of Tournaments and Events
Indianapolis Community Tennis Program
A Program Partner of MSD Washington Township
2014 Tennis Calendar of Special Events
Held at the Barbara S. Wynne Tennis Center: 1805 East 86th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46240
Phone: 317-259-5377
Enter USTA sanctioned tournaments on Tennis Link: tennislink.usta.com (use ID number)
Steve Wakefield, Tournament Director


March 9: Free Tennis Play Day: Children 6 and up and parents. 3-4:30 pm. Tennis House/ Tennis Courts. Register for Spring Tennis: 12 and under: Midwest TeamTennis and Middle School Sunday Mixers with doubles and pizza party six Sundays.

April 6-May 18 Washington Township Midwest Youth TeamTennis: ages 5-11. No session April 20th: Sundays, 2:30-3:50 pm www.midwestteamtennis.com to register. Deadline: March 23, 2014

April 6-May 18: Greater Indianapolis Middle School Tennis Mixers and Pizza Parties: Spring Sundays, 4-6 pm. Inter. and Adv. Players. Doubles. No session April 20th. Register by April 3rd.

May 4: Connie Held Spirit Awards Dinner 6:30-8:00 p.m. Tennis House Community Room

May 9-11: Crossroads of America Jr. Open: B18,16 (fic)d(se)Earned advancement BG 10 green ball/ orange ball; 8 and under red ball (May 11 from 2-5 pm) 855323414

May 16-18: Barbara S. Wynne Jr. Open: B18,16s(fic)d(se) BG 10-8 orange/red ball round robin (May 17, 2-5 pm) 855305814

May 21-22: IHSAA Girls Sectionals

May 23-25: Race Weekend Jr. Open: B18-12s(fic)d Girls 14-12d,(se)B(18-12)d,SE; G(14-12)d,SE Earned Advancement BG 10 red and green ball QuickStart round robin, May 24 (2-5 pm)

May 27: IHSAA Girls’ Regionals

June 1: Washington Township QuickStart Open; BG10s (60’ orange);BG8s, RR

June 2: Summer Tennis Program Begins

June 6 & 7: IHSAA Girls Team Championships (at North Central)

June 8-11; CITA Qualifier: GB 18; G 16 s; FIC; doubles 850076214

June 13-14: IHSAA Girls Individual Singles and Doubles (away)

June 15: June Satellite Tournament BG 18, 16,14, 12 singles (One day 12 noon-5 pm: 3 matches)

June 15: QuickStart Tournament: BG 10-8 (2-5 pm)

June 18: Training for umpires: 7-9 pm Community Room (ages 16 and over)

June 21-26: Midwest Closed Championships Level 1: BG 18 & 16 s(fic) d(se) 850013314

June 26: Play Day: 2:00-4:30 pm Tie-Breaker Round Robin ages 6-18. Prizes! $10 to Riley Children’s Foundation

June 27-29: Reid Garlock’s High School/College Prep Training Camp (co-ed ages 13-19)

July 4-6: ATA MidTac Midwest Championships

July 7: Second Session of Classes begins

July 11: July Satellite One Day Tournament: BG 18, 16,14, 12 singles (One day 12 noon-5 pm: 3 matches

July 12-14: Midwest Level 3: BG 18,16s(fic)d(se) 850013414

July 18-20 Tennis Program 50th Reunion/Anniversary Celebration. Former Staff Members, Tournament Players, Program Participants, Families, Officials & Friends. More:www.tennisprogram.com

July 24-27: Indiana State Junior Open: Level 5: BGsd 18,16,14,12 Mixed: (18,14)d and BG 10-8 orange/red ball. 855324614 Benefits Riley Children’s Foundation Mixed doubles starts Thursday, July 24 at 5 p.m.

July 30 noon: Tennis Program Awards and Pizza Party Community Room

July 31: Summer Tennis Program ends.

August 1-3: USTA Midwest Jr. Team Tennis Sectional Championships

August 3: August Washington Twn QuickStart Open: BG10 (60’ orange);BG8s, RR 850053714

August 9: QuickStart ages: 8, 10 sd red, orange (2:00-5:00pm)

August 9: Satellite One Day Tournament: BG 18, 16,14, 12 singles (One day 12 noon-5 pm: 3 matches)

August 15-17: USTA Midwest Adult League Sectional Championships

August 30: John Shirley Invitational

September 6: Middle School Invitational 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

September 13 -14; Women’s Sports Foundation GoGirlsGo Benefit: G18,16,14,12 s(fic)d (se) Women (Open & 45)sd; ),SE; and September 13 & 14 QuickStart ages 6, 8, 10 singles. Red, orange balls sd round robin. 855327314

October 1-4: IHSAA Boys Tennis Sectionals (At North Central)

October 7-8: IHSAA Boys Tennis Regionals (At North Central

October 11: IHSAA Boys Tennis Semi State (away)

October 17 & 18: IHSAA Team Championships (At North Central)

October 24-25: IHSAA Singles/Doubles Championships (away)

www.tennisprogram.com for additional information


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1805 East 86th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46240
317-259-5377 • Write Us