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Roseville tennis team lands runner-up finish at USTA National Championships

The men’s tennis team from Roseville, representing the United States Tennis Association Northern California Section, finished second at the USTA League Adult 18 & Over 2. ...

Tennis is fun for this fabulous Oakmont freshman

He displays smooth footwork, shuffling left to right, swatting top-spin forehands that just clear the net and find an open spot in the court. Yes, Christine Mabery and Oakmont Hig ...

Granite Bay’s Mayo brothers, Roseville’s Riffice cap big 2012 with top rankings

Sam Riffice has spent a considerable amount of time away from his Roseville home since June working on his tennis game at the USTA National Training Center in Boca Raton, Fla. He ...

Roseville tennis player scoring holiday wins in Florida, Arizona

Roseville 12-year-old Sam Riffice has spent his Christmas break swatting tennis balls in Florida and Arizona.Riffice, No. 6 in the USTA national boys 12 rankings, won the consolati ...

Mahany team wins mixed doubles national championship

A team from Mahany Park in Roseville won the USTA League 6.0 Mixed Doubles National Championships held Nov. 18-20 in Tucson, Ariz.Jesusa Flynn is captain of the team, which include ...

Roseville 8-year-old wins national tennis tournament

Aidan Mayo of Roseville didn’t lose a set in rolling to the boys 8-year-old championship at the USTA Little Mo Nationals, held Oct. 15-17 in Austin, Texas.Mayo, the No. 2 see ...

Brotherly love on Roseville courts

And to think this all started when Brigitte and Jim Mayo put their son, Keenan, “in a little tennis camp.”The idea three years ago was to give Keenan, then 8 years old, ...

Wheelchair tennis draws competitors from Canada, Mexico

The smell of burnt rubber filled the air Friday at Johnson Ranch Racquet Club.Athletes changed direction at a swift pace, vigorous arm motions propelling them cross-court for an ex ...

Busy sports weekend - from Squaw Valley to wine country

These summer days are anything but lazy. A more appropriate word would be crazy, especially to describe this weekend.Wheels are turning — with and without engines. Endurance ...

Wheelchair tennis tournament at Johnson Ranch

The International Tennis Federation Future Series will hold a wheelchair tennis tournament from Friday through Sunday at Johnson Ranch Racquet Club.Play begins at 1 p.m. Friday for ...