USTA Girls' 16s & 18s Nationals


USTA Girls' 16s & 18s Nationals
   Presented by  

adidas


2016 Tournament
Girls 16s: Saturday, August 6 - Saturday, August 13 
Girls 18s:  Sunday, August 7 - Sunday, August 14
 


Main Site:  George E. Barnes Family Jr. Tennis Center  
                  4490 W. Point Loma Blvd. San Diego, CA 92107

                  619-221-9000  
Secondary Site:  San Diego State University (SDSU) Varsity Courts

 

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Note: The National Championships start on August 6th. Any player who is still in the draw of a Pro Circuit event on Friday August 5th, must withdraw from the National Championships.  This applies to all players.


Press release - July 25


The University of San Diego (USD) Varsity Courts will not be used in 2016.


Stringing will be available at the Barnes Tennis Center

beginning Thursday, August 4th. 


The contact for hitting sessions is Steven Chen who can be

contacted by e-mail at slchen@wesleyan.edu or by phone at 

808-344-8108. They begin on August 5th. 


Press release - July 1


Additional wild cards will be awarded for trophy winners. See the entire list on the About page. 

We are thrilled to welcome Gigi Fernandez as the speaker during the 2016 opening ceremonies on Saturday, August 6th. Gigi is the first female athlete from Puerto Rico to turn professional and she won 17 Grand Slam doubles titles and 2 Olympic gold medals. She reached the World No. 1 ranking in women's doubles and in 1991, her career high singles ranking of 17. 


​Marianne Werdel will be the speaker at the Final Eight dinner at the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club. She played on the tour for 11 years from 1986 to 1997 participating in 18-20 tournaments each year. Marianne won 19 USTA national titles. She was a member of the 1995 US Fed Cup Team and was a member of the 1986 Stanford University National Championship Team.