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Welcome to the official web site of the
Northern Illinois Tennis Association


Thanks for visiting with us! The Northern Illinois Tennis Association is the local district of the USTA/Midwest Section with the mission "To Promote, Develop, and Service the Game of Tennis". The Northern Illinois District consists of 25 counties in the northern third of Illinois, excluding DuPage, Cook, and Lake Counties (which make up the Chicago District, CDTA).

Northern llinois District counties include Boone, Bureau, Carroll, DeKalb, Ford, Grundy, Henry, Iroquis, JoDavies, Kane , Kankakee, Kendall, LaSalle, Lee, Livingston, Marshall, McHenry, Mercer, Ogle, Putnam, Stark, Stephenson, Whiteside, Will, and Winnebago.

To contact us, Send us an e-mail or call the district office at (847) 458-5813, or fax (847) 458-5807. Our mailing address is 115 Brook Street, Algonquin, IL 60102.


Midland to Host US Open National Playoffs Sectional Qualifier

The USTA today announced that the US Open National Playoffs will be held for the sixth season this year. New this year, the US Open National Playoffs will include a men’s and women’s doubles competition. Players can continue to compete in both men’s and women’s singles, as well as mixed doubles. Midland Community Tennis Center (Midland, Mich.) will host the USTA/Midwest Sectional Qualifier which takes place June 12-16, 2015. Read More

Doug Overmyer Honored by Mid-South Illinois Tennis Association as Volunteer of the Month

The Mid-South Illinois Tennis Association (MSIL) is proud to honor Doug Overmyer as this month’s featured volunteer in recognition of his outstanding efforts. Read More

2015 USTA/Midwest Section Celebrates Black Futures Month

February is Black History Month, and the USTA/Midwest Section is honoring the past by celebrating our future by highlighting current local junior players, volunteers and coaches throughout the month. Read More

Partner with Schools Handbook

Partnering with schools has never been so easy. Check out the updated USTA handbook, Partner with Schools, for helpful tips on approaching schools, creating interest and organizing play. Read More

2015 USTA/Midwest Coaches Excellence Workshop

Registration is now open for the 2015 USTA/Midwest Coaches Excellence Workshop which will take place Saturday, April 18. The workshop is designed to help coaches design and deliver programs that address the various needs and skill levels of the diverse communities they serve. The workshop is offered by the USTA/Midwest Section in partnership with the USTA/Midwest Diversity Sub-committee. Read More