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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.


Midwest Captures 2015 Mixed 18 & Over 7.0 National Championship

A mixed tennis team from Wilmette, Ill., representing the USTA Midwest Section, captured the national title at the USTA League Mixed 18 & Over 7.0 National Championships held at the Hilton El Conquistador Resort, Tucson, Ariz. Read More

USTA Midwest Releases New Junior Competition Newsletter

USTA Midwest Section has launched a new Junior Competition E-Newsletter. Players, parents, and coaches can expect to receive important information each month about junior tournament play in the USTA Midwest Section. More importantly, the newsletter will be an opportunity to celebrate on-the-court successes of junior tennis players in the Midwest Section, honoring those who exhibit great sportsmanship, and provide educational opportunities for players, parents, and coaches. Read More

Gothard, Harris and Rice Highlight USTA/Midwest Fall Award Winners

Sylvia Gothard (Homewood, Illinois) will receive the 2015 USTA/Midwest Section Mel Bergman Award, the Section’s most prestigious award. The Kent Harris Family of Indianapolis, Indiana, will receive the Section Family of the Year Award. Fred Rice (Indianapolis, Indiana) will receive the Section Stan Malless Award. All three award winners will be honored on February 5, 2016, during the USTA/MIdwest Section Annual Meeting in Chicago. Read More

Mark Branaman Honored by Central Indiana Association as Volunteer of the Month

The Central Indiana Tennis Association (CITA) is proud to honor Mark Branaman as this month’s featured volunteer in recognition of his outstanding efforts and service to tennis. Read More

ARTA looks to build 4 tennis courts in Gaylord

Alpine Regional Tennis Association (ARTA) recently held a successful public information reception at the Otsego County Sportsplex in Gaylord. Over 50 attendees viewed exhibits of ARTA accomplishments over the last three years, pictures of local courts in deteriorating condition, and drawings by the Sidock Group for a new public four-court tennis complex that could become a reality at the Otsego County Sportsplex. Read More