REMINDER- to check if a class is being held or not due to weather, either call/text the Instructor or call the FBTS Office: 281-980-4219. If there is a change in the class status, there will be a voicemail message. No message = class is being held.
Upcoming & Ongoing Events:
- Tennis Lessons & Tennis Camps
- Junior Team Tennis Leagues
- Junior Tennis Tournament Series
- Adult Doubles Leagues
- FBTS in the Community- Sugar Land Tennis Fest & Skeeters Baseball Game
Tennis Lessons & Tennis Camps
Tennis Lessons Winter/Spring Tennis Classes: Starting January 5 and continue through May.
Locations: Clements HS courts, Sugar Land City Park courts, First Colony MS courts, Aliana-Westmoor courts.
Click Here to see the class schedule for adults & juniors and to enroll
Holiday Junior Tennis Camps
Teacher In Service Day - Jr Tennis Camp--
Just because the kids are out of school, have them join our "In Service" Day Junior Tennis Camp.
Friday, Feb. 15 , 8:30am-12:30pm
Beginner thru Advanced Level, ages 8-17.
Location: Clements HS courts
Click Here for more information and to Register.
Spring Break Junior Tennis Camp--
Monday thru Thursday, March 11-14, 9:00am-12:00noon
Beginner thru Advanced Level, ages 8-17
Location: Clements HS courts
Click Here for more information and to Register
Junior Team Tennis Leagues
End of Season Awards Party
SW Houston Junior Team Tennis - Inter-club/traveling League
For players 8-17. Intermediate thru Advanced Level.
Players compete in teams against other area tennis clubs. Play is on Saturday afternoons.
Matches are Singles and Doubles. Divisions: 17 & Under, 14 & Under (various playing levels) and 10 & Under.
Register by February 20 either for an FBTS Team or with your own Tennis Club.
Spring 2019 Season will begin March 2
Click Here for more information and results from the Fall 2018 Season.
Friday, Jan. 4, 2019 - Junior Doubles Tournament
Friday, Jan. 4,
Friday, Dec. 28 - Junior Singles Tournament
1st: Ryan Chen
2nd: Anjali Gusani
Consolation: Akash Gusani
2018 Summer Junior Tournament Series
7 Junior Singles Tournaments were played on Fridays, 8:30am until about noon. June 15 through August 3
70 different players competed in the Summer Tournament Series, which was for non-Qualified/Ranked players.
Over 120 Entrants played in the tournaments.
The Final Tournament, Aug. 3, drew 28 Entrants.
Coach Chris Williams was the Tournament Director this Year.
Trophies were awarded for 1st, 2nd & Consolation Draws in the Intermediate and Novice Division.
Points were also awarded for finishing 1st, 2nd, and the Consolation winner.
Top Point Winners in the Summer Series:
1st: Eric Liu 34 Points
2nd: Pinak Tripathi 20 Points
3rd: Finn Newman 10 Points
1st: Tanisi Tripathi 30 Points
2nd: Amarashi Asiegbu 18 Points
3rd: Avyukt Satish 10 Points
The 1st & 2nd Top Point players each recieved a Gift Card from the Razquet Pro Tennis Shop in Sugar Land.
Top Point Winners: Tanisi, Amarachi, Pinak, Eric
Click Here to see the Results of Each Tournament.
Adult Doubles Tennis Leagues
Round Robin Doubles Play. Evenings in Sugar Land
Levels: 3.5 (B) & 3.0 (C)
Click Here for more information and to Enroll in the Adult Leagues.
Sugar Land Tennis Fest
FBTS in the Community
We had a great Sugar Land Tennis Fest, Saturday, May 12, at Sugar Land City Park
Racquet Pro Tennis Shop in the Sugar Creek Shoppiong Center
Over 60 players & Future Players came out and enjoyed the games, tennis tips from the Pros, prizes and trying new Wilson tennis racquets with Demo Day from Wilson Sports.
Through a Tennis Raffle, we were able to raise donations to "Tennis Thanks the Troops" - college scholarships for children of U.S. military personnel.
This was part of National Tennis Month with PHIT- Getting America Moving. The goal is to burn one million calories during the month of May with Tennis. We burned a few thousand calories that day.
Cindy Benzon with the U.S. Tennis Association gave us an update on the Net Generation Program being intorduced by the USTA to get kids playing tennis.
Thanks to our Sponsors:
Stan & Jan Realtors, "The Spouses Selling Houses" 281-265-4545
FBTS Tennis Night at the Sugar Land Skeeters Baseball Game
We presented our tennis programs at the Sugar Land Skeeters Baseball Game at Constellation Field on Saturday, May 19
Some baseball fans may add tennis as a sport after trying their tennis skills.
Coach Laurie is playing tennis with Swatson, the Skeeters Mascot .
Source: "More than a Sport: Tennis" (Veliz & Rafalson), USTA Serves