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Saluting Our ALTA Scholars

Female scholar holding a large book over her face.
The ALTA Foundation is pleased to announce this year’s L. Keith Wood Memorial Scholarship recipients. The foundation poured through dozens of applications from some...

Good Question: July/Aug 2021

When Racquets Collide My partner and I were at the net during a point in our doubles match. As we both moved to retrieve a...

Time Your Split Step And Own The Net

Young man is playing tennis on sunny day
By Angus MacLean, Tennis Professional at The Carl Sanders YMCA in Atlanta After 30-plus years of coaching tennis and watching hundreds of league and tournament...

The Truist Atlanta Open Is Back!

Truist Atlanta Open
By Rick Limpert Atlanta tennis fans can once again make plans for where they will be come the end of July. Live professional tennis is set...

League News: A Tribute to our JCL Seniors

Matthew Sloan
By Brenda Maddaleni, Junior Challenge Ladder Vice President We say goodbye to seven players who are graduating high school, moving up, and moving on as...

League News: Fall Is A Favorite Time For Tennis

ALTA Junior leagues player
By Tammi Copelli, Junior Leagues Vice President As the summer comes to a close and the beautiful fall weather is about to be upon us,...

League News: The Long Road Back to Normal

ALTA Thursday Women's league player
By Keri Beck, Thursday Women’s League Vice President Well, it has been 16 months since we lived our daily lives without considering masks, hand sanitizer,...

Live Ball Drills And Mental Toughness

Students resting during tennis instruction
By Luke Jensen, French Open Doubles Champion Tennis is on! Seven million new tennis players picked up a racquet in 2020 in the United States....

Joyce Butler to Retire After Serving ALTA Nearly 40 years

Joyce Butler
She is by far one of the most respected, admired, and extraordinary volunteers in ALTA’s history, and now she has decided to retire as...

Diane O’Brien Retires After Years of Service to ALTA

Diane O'Brien in old ALTA office
By Emmy Powell, Net News Editor So many people in the ALTA family have left such a legacy and an important mark in ALTA’s history...