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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.


Junior Tennis Camp Scholarships Now Available

The USTA Midwest Junior Tennis Camp Scholarship Program gives dozens of young athletes the unique opportunity to attend a summer camp, free of charge. All Camp Scholarship Donors agree to donating the tuition cost of one session or one week of camp. By doing so, the camp provides a tennis player with an experience he or she otherwise might not be able to afford. Anyone who is under the age of 13 and is not entering high school can apply for a scholarship. Read More

Blended Line Grants Now Available

USTA and the USTA/Midwest Section have grant money available to reimburse up to 75% of the cost of adding blended lines, permanent 36’ and 60’ courts, and other unique youth tennis courts. Now is the time to convert your courts! Download Document

ITA Indoor National Championships Coming to Chicago

The 2015 ITA National Men's Team Indoor Championship will be coming to the Midtown Athletic Club in Chicago, Illinois February 13-16! Find out how you can get tickets inside. Read More

2015 National Clay Court and Hard Court Championship Changes

The National Clay Court and Hard Court Championships are undergoing a series of changes for 2015. Find out what they are inside! Read More

Mantri Making a Difference Through ACEing Autism

Aditya Mantri, a Columbus North High School tennis player (Columbus, Ind.), spent last summer playing and teaching tennis. What made Mantri’s summer different is that he spent four weeks in July leading tennis clinics for individuals with autism. The clinics were part of the non-profit tennis organization “ACEing Autism”, of which Mantri founded a Columbus-based location. Read More