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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.


Rink Named Tennis on Campus National Leader of the Year

The USTA/Midwest Section is proud to announce that the United States Tennis Association (USTA) has named Purdue University’s Jessica Rink (from Granger, Ind.) as the 2014-15 Tennis On Campus National Leader of the Year. Rink is the first female recipient of this award. Since 2000, this award has been presented annually to the college student who has made significant contributions to the USTA’s Tennis On Campus program in a manner that benefits the well-being of his or her fellow students. Read More

2015 Early Development Camp Schedule Released

The USTA/Midwest Section is pleased to announce the five locations for the inaugural year of the Early Development Camps (EDCs). These camps will be the first step in the USTA Player Development pathway and have been positioned to seek out some of the most promising young talent in the Midwest. Each EDC will have a player identification “combine” followed by four, themed Orange Ball high performance camps. Read More

2015 College Showcase Coming to Indianapolis

The 2015 College Showcase, set to take place June 19 in Indianapolis, IN, is for all High School Prospective Student-Athletes interested in learning more about the college recruiting process to find the program and school best suited for your tennis and academic goals. There will be an information forum as well as an opportunity to participate on court with College Coaches in attendance. Read More

Midwest Organizers Team Tennis Incentives

The USTA/Midwest Section has created an organizer incentive plan for Midwest Youth Team Tennis and Junior Team Tennis (non-advancing) programming. Find out how you can earn money just for organizing your program! Download Document

VIDEO: Organize a Junior Team Tennis Team in Your Area

Get in touch with your local USTA Junior Team Tennis Coordinator and find an opportunity close to home to run your own team! Visit www.midwest.usta.com/districts/ to locate the closest coordinator. Read More