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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.


2014 MY Gift to Kids Fundraising Campaign Underway

Each of the 13 Districts within the USTA/Midwest Section, in cooperation with the Midwest Youth Tennis & Education Foundation, have selected 13 different junior tennis programs for the 2014 MY Gift to Kids Tennis fundraising campaign taking place October 1-31. The campaign is designed to help raise support for local junior tennis programs in the USTA/Midwest Section. Read More

Adult 55 & Over League Sectional Championship Results

This past weekend’s Adult 55 & Over League Sectional Championships ran very smoothly. Thirty-two teams and approximately 325 players traveled to Wildwood Racquet Club in Fort Wayne, Ind. for the three-day championship. Players had a good time and all showed good sportsmanship on and off the courts.​ Read More

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