The USTA Billie Jean King

Girls' 16s & 18s National Championships
   Presented by  


"Where Champions Are Made"
Saturday, August 8 - Sunday, August 16, 2020

Entries open on May 28th and close on July 16th at 11:59AM EST.

All courts are outdoor, hard, and lighted.

  • Barnes Tennis Center, 4490 W. Point Loma Blvd., San Diego, CA 92107 (Primary site)


Congratulations to Sofia Kenin, our 2015 Girls' 18s champion -

    the 2020 Australian Open champion!!! 

“My dream has officially come true. Dreams come true.
So if you have a dream, go for it, and it’s going to come true.”

​Congratulations to our 2019 Girls' 18s champions -

Katie Volynets of Walnut Creek, CA (l) 

and our finalist, Emma Navarro of Charleston, SC (r)

with Billie Jean King and Rosie Casals. 

Congratulations also to Abigail Forbes (l) and Alexa Noel (r) who

are the 2019 Girls' 18s doubles champions below.


Congratulations to Reese Brantmeier (l) of Whitewater, WI -

our 2019 16s singles champion!!  Valencia Xu (r) of

Livingston, NJ was the runner-up (below). Billie Jean King was

on-site to award the gold and silver balls. 

Congratulations also to our 2019 16s doubles champions - (right)

Elise Wagle (l) of Niskayuna, NY and Katja Wiersholm (r) of Kirkland, WA!!




​2019 Press Releases - 

    August 11th - Sunday's summary - Katie Volynets the 18s champion

    August 10th - Saturday's summary - 18s finals set

    August 9th - Friday's summary - 16s finals and 18s semifinals set

    August 8th - Thursday's summary - 16s semifinals set

    August 7th - Wednesday's summary - local players advance

    August 6th - Tuesday's summary - top 18s seeds advance

    August 5th - Monday's summary

    August 4th - Top 18s seeds to play

    August 3rd - first day of play

    August 2nd - seeded players announced





Be sure to check out the 2019 Awardsadidas Player of the Day, and tournament photos from around the grounds. 

​Thanks to Our  2019 Sponsors

Congratulations to the Final Eight - quarterfinalists in singles and doubles, 16s and 18s - who were invited to a sunset beach dinner at the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club. Marianne Werdel gave an inspiring and motivational talk about the importance of the friends made at these tournaments. 

Sofia Kenin - 2015

Opening Ceremonies were held on Saturday, August 3rd. The Marine Band San Diego entertained the crowd. Jack McGrory welcomed everyone to the tournament and San Diego and the group photo was taken. This was followed by a player party catered by The Old Spaghetti Factory enjoyed by all. 

USTA Billie Jean King Girls' 16s & 18s Nationals

"Where Champions Are Made"

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