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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.


EntouRaj for Kids Charity Tennis Event Returns November 21

It's our fifth annual EntouRaj for Kids charity tennis event, and we're celebrating by bringing in three top-ranked pros to join Carmel's own Rajeev Ram, a 2014 U.S. Open doubles semifinalist! Former Top-5 ATP Tour player James Blake and WTA Tour rising stars Melanie Oudin and Alison Riske will be our special guests. Read More

New Scholarship Launched in Honor of Richard Bradley

The Midwest Youth Tennis & Education Foundation (MYTEF), charitable arm of the USTA/Midwest Section, has announced the establishment of the Richard Bradley Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship is being started in partnership with USTA First Vice President Katrina Adams, and donations are currently being accepted towards the award. Read More

Herman Community Park Receives USTA Grant

On August 14, 2014 representatives from the Northern Michigan District of the United States Tennis Association visited Suttons Bay Township to formally acknowledge the USTA Facilities Grant Award of $15,000. The funding will be used for windscreens, message boards and small shade structures for the new courts. Read More

Paul MacDonald Named USTA/Midwest September Volunteer of the Month

The Chicago District Tennis Association is proud to honor Paul MacDonald as this month’s featured volunteer in recognition of his outstanding efforts. Read More

Road to the US Open: National Playoffs

US Open National Playoffs Midwest Qualifiers Champions Katarina Milinkovi and Bartosz Jozwiak of Northbrook, Illinois are in New Haven, Conn. competing in the 2014 US Open National Playoffs - Mixed Doubles Championship. The winner of the US Open National Playoffs - Mixed Doubles Championship advances to the mixed doubles main draw of the 2014 US Open, held Aug. 25 – Sept. 8, at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, N.Y. Read More