This is MAS Tennis: Abigail Plylar’s Story

This post is part of a series that tells the stories of how tennis has influenced people’s lives in the Mid-Atlantic Section. Meet junior player Abigail Plylar from Salisbury, Md. To share your story or send to someone you know, click here. Tell us about yourself I am a 10th grade student at Worcester Preparatory School … Continue reading This is MAS Tennis: Abigail Plylar’s Story

A Coach’s Secret to Keeping New Players in the Game

By: Jeremy Carl What is the easiest way to get any player new to tennis to keep playing?  Whether it’s beginner adults or 10 and under junior players, the ROGY Progression is without a doubt the best way. For those unfamiliar, ROGY stands for Red, Orange, Green, Yellow – the color of the balls that … Continue reading A Coach’s Secret to Keeping New Players in the Game

This is MAS Tennis: Edward Fitzgerald’s Story

This post is part of a series that tell the stories of how tennis has influenced people’s lives in the Mid-Atlantic Section. Meet Edward Fitzgerald from Waldorf, Md. To share your story or send to someone you know, click here. Tell us a little about yourself I'm a 52-year-old male that had a love affair between … Continue reading This is MAS Tennis: Edward Fitzgerald’s Story

A Coach’s Perspective on the TennisBASH

By Jeremy Carl How do you get 7-10 year olds on a Saturday night during the summer playing tennis for two hours straight having the best time?  The answer is USTA TennisBASH, a new tournament format gaining popularity all across the Mid-Atlantic. A USTA TennisBASH is two-hour timed non-elimination round robin event with food, music … Continue reading A Coach’s Perspective on the TennisBASH

Doctor Tips: Keeping Your Feet and Ankles Healthy

Hello USTA Mid-Atlantic! I’m Dr. Blake Moore at Atlantic Orthopaedic Specialists. I specialize in foot and ankle surgery for both acute injuries and chronic care. I work in Virginia Beach and see patients at both our Princess Anne and Camelot offices. My Athletic Trainer, Riley Fontaine, MSAT, ATC, OTC will be available at USTA MAS events … Continue reading Doctor Tips: Keeping Your Feet and Ankles Healthy