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CVTA honored at annual USTA Georgia banquet

The Coosa Valley Tennis Association was named Member Organization of the Year by USTA Georgia during an awards banquet this past weekend in Atlanta. The award recognizes the CVTA’s service to the community, its members and the game of tennis. The CVTA also received a $1,208 Community Growth & Participation Grant. The grant is intended to ... More

Rome Tennis Circuit 2017

The Rome Tennis Circuit is back for its third season with eleven tournaments taking place over the course of 2017. Junior players will compete in monthly half day tournaments starting in February through December. The majority of tournaments will take place at the Darlington School tennis courts while some USTA sanctioned tournaments will be held at the ... More

Teach Me Tennis Spring 2017

Teach Me Tennis is about to begin their Spring 2017 season with multiple schools already agreeing to participate. In November of 2016, Teach Me Tennis concluded its fourth bi-annual “Teach Me Tennis Tournament” at the Darlington School.  Participants came from 8 Floyd County Georgia  schools, as well as schools in Calhoun, Ga and Rockmart, Ga and ... More

Teach Me Tennis after-school program wins industry award

Three local tennis pros were recently recognized by the United States Professional Tennis Association Southern Division for their work to grow tennis in the Rome community. Juan Pablo Selle, director of tennis at Coosa Country Club; Cristian Lopez, director of Rome Tennis Academy; and David Araiza, from USTA Southern, were the recipients of the USPTA ... More

Welcome to the New Management Team for the Rome Tennis Center at Berry College

The office of the Rome City Manager is pleased to announce the new management team for the Rome Tennis Center at Berry College. Tom Daglis has been appointed Executive Director of the Rome Tennis Center at Berry College and will also serve as the Director of the Professional Tennis Management Program at Berry College starting June 1, 2016. Kevin Brundle has ... More

Cristian Lopez Named “Pro of the Year” by USPTA Georgia

Cristian Lopez, the Director of the Rome Tennis Academy, was awarded "Pro of the Year" for 2015 by the Georgia chapter of the United States Professional Tennis Association.  Crisitan is also the CVTA's Junior Team Tennis coordinator and on the board of directors and helped create the Teach Me Tennis program.  Rome is very lucky to have such an accomplis... More

Teach Me Tennis Tournament a Success

The Rome News-Tribune covered the Teach Me Tennis tournament from last Saturday, November 21st.  Eight local schools participated in the event it generated a lot of excitement for tennis in the community.  For more information, view the RNT article. More

Tennis Center of Georgia Website Revealed

The Rome Tennis Center at Berry College, recently renamed from Tennis Center of Georgia, revealed theirwebsite which details much of the plans for the facility. There will be 51 outdoor hard courts, initially, with the option to add on another 15 courts, including 6 covered. Also, the current Rome-Floyd Tennis Center in downtown Rome will be renamed the ... More