Last Updated on Thursday, 02 March 2017 12:18
Published on Thursday, 02 March 2017 12:18
Ojai Valley News photo by Holly Roberts
Local tennis players including Robert Russell (above) are gearing up for another season of Junior Team Tennis. The 29th and final season of the World Team Tennis league played at Libbey Park will begin March 10. The 36th season of Junior Team Tennis begins today with nine teams competing. This season features entry into a VCJTA tournament and a special Saturday exhibition match April 8. Matches include singles, doubles and mixed doubles played in a team format. To join the league, simply show up at the lower courts Friday at 6 p.m. and sign up on the spot. The Ojai Tennis Tournament ball-person training begins March 7 at 5 p.m. at the lower courts. Participants must register at the Ojai Recreation Department prior to the first practice. Practices will be held each Tuesday until tournament time.