Author: Katie Lee

Delray Beach, FL, May 18, 2021 – The YellowTennisBall.com Jr. Championships tournament will be played this weekend, May 22-24. The 6th annual event is a USTA Level 2 national tournament, the second-highest level of junior tennis, and attracts the best juniors in the nation. This weekend will showcase Boys and Girls 12s and will be contested at Delray Swim & Tennis Club (Delray Beach, FL). Matches are FREE to watch. Click here for complete schedules, results and draws. The tournament, sponsors and City of Delray Beach take pride in annually welcoming junior players. The 2021 YellowTennisBall.com Jr. Championships is part of the YellowTennisBall.com junior tennis series, annually attracting 2000 players and their families to “America’s Most Fun Small Town”. All singles finalist and champions of this event will automatically qualify for the same division of the National Clay Court Championships in July. We invite members of the...

Delray Beach, FL, May 18, 2021 –New in 2021 is the Delray Beach Open Jr. Championships Series, multiple USTA Sanctioned Level 7 events. Level 7 tournaments are entry level events for juniors looking to start their competitive careers. Play consists of shortened match format and compass draw, competitors are ensured of the opportunity to play multiple matches during the 1-day tournaments. This weekend May 22nd at Boca Lago Country Club (Boca Raton, FL) will be the 2nd of 4 events in the series. The first event was held back in February and the last two will take place in June and November. Juniors from the Boys and Girls 12s, 14s, and 16s will be competing in this unique, entry level event. Matches are FREE to watch. Click here for complete schedules, results and draws. We invite members of the media to cover the event. Requests for interviews...

Champions Crowned Final Day of Clays at The Beach Championships Conclude & We’re Seeing Gold   DELRAY BEACH, Fla. –  USTA Boys’ 18 & 16 National Clay Court hosted by the City of Delray Beach since 2007 have prospered in their tennis careers, having signed and competed for NCAA Division I teams and/or pursued a professional tennis career. Notable tennis pros such as International Tennis Hall of Famer John McEnroe (1976 champion), Bob Bryan (1996 champion), Jack Sock (2009 champion), Tommy Paul (2013, 2014 champion), Ivan & Adam Baron, and others now have company on the list of champions following Sunday’s championship matches. At one point, the tournament was more than 150 matches behind schedule thanks to rain and lightning in the early rounds. Battling back to make up every one due to Mother Nature’s schedule, several champions were crowned to cap off Day 8 of the tournament. After breaking...

Delray Beach, FL, August 19, 2021 – The 13th annual 2021 SUMMER SMASH SECTIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS, Boys edition, will be played this weekend, August 21-23. Matches in the 12s, 14s, 16s and 18s divisions Level 4 event will be contested at the main host site Delray Swim & Tennis Club (Delray Beach, FL), One Tennis Academy at Boca Lago Country Club (Boca Raton, FL), Boca West Country Club (Boca Raton, FL) and Palm Beach Gardens Tennis Center (Palm Beach Gardens, FL). Matches are FREE to watch. Click here for complete schedules, results and draws. The tournament, sponsors and City of Delray Beach take pride in annually hosting junior tennis players. The SUMMER SMASH SECTIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS alone attracts more than 500 players over the next two weekends, plus their families and personal coaches, to “America’s Most Fun Small Town”. Baptist Health, who serves as the official healthcare partner for...

Delray Beach, FL, August 26, 2021 – The 13th annual 2021 SUMMER SMASH SECTIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS, Girls’ edition, will be played this weekend, August 28-30. Matches in the 12s, 14s, 16s and 18s divisions Level 4 event will be contested at the main host site Delray Swim & Tennis Club (Delray Beach, FL), One Tennis Academy at Boca Lago Country Club (Boca Raton, FL), Boca West Country Club (Boca Raton, FL) and Palm Beach Gardens Tennis Center (Palm Beach Gardens, FL). Matches are FREE to watch. Click here for complete schedules, results and draws. The tournament, sponsors and City of Delray Beach take pride in annually hosting junior tennis players. The SUMMER SMASH SECTIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS alone attracts more than 500 players over the two weekends (boys played this past weekend), plus their families and personal coaches, to “America’s Most Fun Small Town”.   Baptist Health, who serves as the...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Pete Holtermann Email: pete@holtermediainc.com   TICKETS AVAILABLE SATURDAY FOR 2022 DELRAY BEACH OPEN BY VITACOST.COM DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (Aug. 26, 2021) – The start of the final Grand Slam of the season at the US Open Monday also signals tennis fans have less than six months to plan for ATP action returning to Delray Beach, Florida. Tickets for the 30th Delray Beach Open by VITACOST.com (https://yellowtennisball.com/) scheduled for Feb. 11-20 will be available starting Saturday, Aug. 28 at 8:00 am, with individual tickets starting at just $33. The 10-day combined event will begin with an ATP Champions Tour team event opening weekend Feb. 11-13 featuring a field of the game’s legends. Singles and doubles main draw action for the ATP 250 event starts Monday Feb. 14 and concludes with the ATP 250 finals on Sunday, Feb. 20. Hubert Hurkacz, a Wimbledon semifinalist in July, defeated American Sebastian Korda to...

Campbell Creative Named Official Creative Agency for the Delray Beach Open by VITACOST.com Delray Beach-based Creative Agency will handle Branding, Marketing and Creative to Promote the 30th Anniversary of the ATP Tour Event August 23, 2021, DELRAY BEACH, FL – Campbell Creative, a Delray Beach-based creative branding agency, announced today that it has been named the Official Creative Agency for the Delray Beach Open by VITACOST.com, starting with the tournament’s 30th anniversary in 2022. The firm will handle all branding, creative and marketing for the tournament, which is held annually at the historic Delray Beach Stadium & Tennis Center on Atlantic Avenue in Delray Beach and will take place February 11 to 20, 2022. “As a lifelong tennis player and native to South Florida, it is an amazing opportunity to have my work life and decades of branding expertise overlap with my personal life in such a...

Delray Beach, FL, September 9, 2021 – The 5th annual 2021 SUNSHINE STATE OPEN tournament will be played this weekend, September 11-13. Matches in Boys and Girls singles and doubles in 12s and 14s divisions will be contested at the main host site Delray Swim & Tennis Club (Delray Beach, FL), and Boca West Country Club (Boca Raton, FL). Matches are FREE to watch. Click here for complete schedules, results and draws. The tournament, sponsors and City of Delray Beach take pride in annually welcoming junior players to south Palm Beach County. The USTA sanctioned Tier 3 National tournament is part of the 15-event YellowTennisBall.com Series of professional, junior and amateur tennis events hosted in Delray Beach. The SUNSHINE STATE OPEN tournament alone attracts more than 130 players plus their families and personal entourages to “America’s Most Fun Small Town”. Players representing greater Palm Beach County include...