| Jul 8, 2014
| 1:46 PM
The U.S Open was not on Alexandria Chatt's mind as she worked her way through the Midwest qualifying tournament in late June.
Until she reached the final, that is, where one more victory on the tennis court would have earned her a spot in the U.S....
| Jul 4, 2014
| 10:31 AM
LONDON - Roger Federer reached a ninth Wimbledon final after suppressing bullet-serving giant Milos Raonic 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 with a masterful display of the grass-court arts on Friday.
Chasing a record eighth title at the All England Club, Federer set up...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 7:58 AM
An invitation to the 18-and-under national hardcourt tennis tournament became harder to come by in 2014.
Julia Schroeder improved her qualifications to earn another one.
Schroeder celebrated her recent graduation from New Trier by earning a spot in...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 10:18 PM
As a rising junior tennis player, Corona del Mar resident Alex Reyna has a rigid training schedule at Advantage Tennis Academy in Irvine.
Sometimes Reyna supplements this by carrying around his sister, Noelle. As triplets along with their sister, Paige,...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 7:42 PM
Four of the top five seeds, including three Southern Californians, advanced to the semifinals in the USTA Girls 16 National Clay Court Championships at Virginia Beach Tennis and Country Club.
On Friday morning, No. 1 Ryan Peus of Palos Verdes Estates,...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 3:53 PM
Thomas Onoff shared the combined 9.0-level title in a tournament he helped found, the Hampton Tennis Center Mixed Doubles.
Onoff, the HTC's director of tennis, joined Jennifer Itonyo in posting a 2-0 round-robin record. Richmond-area team Wayne Motley...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 9:22 PM
Delivering a soliloquy to an audience of 300 night after night is as about as nerve-wracking as it gets for Downers Grove's Cody Freischlag.
But it's nothing like facing a 100-plus mile per hour serve or returning an overhead smash down the line for a...
| Jul 4, 2014
Richard Williams opens his autobiography, "Black and White: The Way I See It," on a stormy Saturday in 2012, with his daughter Serena spending time with her family in the locker room during a rain delay interrupting Wimbledon's women's final. The tennis...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:16 PM
One has more concrete plans for the upcoming high school girls' tennis season than the other, but the plan on court this week for Newport Beach residents Danielle Willson and Mackenzie Worsnop is simple.
They want to win the girls' 18 doubles title at...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 11:58 AM
Tennis stars Venus Williams and Tomas Berdych are posing nude for ESPN Magazine's 2014 Body Issue.
Williams, who is photographed naked while posing next to a sand dune, talks about her battle with autoimmune disorder Sjorgren's syndrome in an...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 11:26 AM
PARIS - Novak Djokovic proved too hot to handle for Canadian outsider Milos Raonic as the Serb qualified for the French Open semifinals for the sixth time with a clinical 7-5, 7-6 (5), 6-4 victory on Tuesday.
The world No. 2, chasing the only Grand Slam...