Large mats of water hyacinth have landed on the beaches, covering spots in front on the seawall and beyond.
Dickinson’s Eric Storey won the men’s 3.5 singles title at the Bay Area Racquet Club Adult & Junior Open tennis tournament in Clear Lake City on Saturday.
Clear Springs High School’s Aava Azad and Melody Duong worked their way to the University Interscholastic League Class 6A state tennis tournament in May. The Chargers, then juniors, eventually lost in the girls’ doubles quarterfinals to Dallas Highland Park. A few weeks later, Clear Creek High School’s longtime tennis coach, Patrick Marrie, called it quits after 22 years as the Wildcats’ head boss. Clear Springs’ dream team, along with Marrie’s departure, were The Daily News’ top two county tennis stories for 2016.
League City’s Crookston brothers made themselves right at home at the Bay Area Racquet Club December Junior Open tennis tournament in Clear Lake City.
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Texas City’s Bill Koster won his first two matches at the Missouri City Community Tennis Association tournament on Saturday.
Friendswood’s Ethan Bui and League City’s Clark Crookston both won boys singles titles at the Bay Area Racquet November Junior Open tennis tournament in Clear Lake City.
League City’s Carter Crookston and Lucas Tronchin took top honors in recent separate tennis tournaments.
Friendswood’s Quinn Radtke and Texas City’s Bill Koster both won singles titles at the Missouri City Community Tennis Association November Tournament.
Billy Wiggins was named the highest accumulated points scorer for this fall’s Galveston Island Thursday Night Tennis League.
Friendswood’s Danna Cai won the girls’ 10-and-under singles orange-ball division at the King Daddy Sports By TSG November Junior Open tennis tournament in Houston on Saturday.
Local tennis coaches now have until Nov. 10 to register for the annual Texas Tennis Coaches Association convention and clinic to be held Dec. 2-4 at Horseshoe Bay Resort in Marble Falls.
Dickinson’s Jarrett Smith and Texas City’s Bill Koster both walked away big singles winners at the Missouri City Community Tennis Association October Tournament.
Friendswood High School’s tennis team will enter the postseason team tennis playoffs with a well-deserved state ranking.
League City’s Dara Wang and Friendswood’s Adric Christensen both won singles titles at the Racquet Pro Deer Park Fall Challenger 2-Day Tennis Tournament.
League City’s Roshin Kamath won the boys’ 12-and-under singles title at the King Daddy Sports By TSG September Junior Open tennis tournament in Houston.
Four players recorded perfect scores on opening day of the Galveston Island Thursday Night Tennis League.
One of Galveston's biggest tennis buffs is putting together final details for another Galveston Island Thursday Night Tennis League.
Friendswood’s Alex Wachowicz claimed the boys 16-and-under singles red division at the Houston Tennis Association’s National Junior Tennis & Learning September Challenger 2-Day tournament.
Clear Creek High School’s brother-sister tandem of Alejandra and Gabriel Lopez made themselves right at home at the 97th annual Beaumont Labor Day Tennis Classic.
Friendswood’s Olivia Massie and Megan Chu both were named top seeds for this weekend’s 97th annual Beaumont Labor Day Tennis Classic.
League City’s unseeded Carter Crookston won the boys’ 14-and-under singles “A” draw at the Bob Faulkner Super Championship Junior Major Zone tennis tournament in Tyler.
League City’s Clark Crookston won the boys’ 16-and-under singles red division at the Katy Championship Major Zone tennis tournament.
This could be a big winning weekend for League City’s Crookston family.
Friendswood’s Alexandria and Xavier Carbone-Larson each won singles titles at the Aggieland Junior Open tennis tournament in College Station.
The city of Galveston Parks and Recreation Department’s free six-week summer tennis program came to a close Friday with a medals presentation for all its Team Galveston players.
League City’s Brissa Mendoza won the girls’ 14-and-under singles red division at the Houston Tennis Association Tennis Express Championship Major Zone tournament.
Friendswood’s Andrew Albright won the men’s open singles title at the Beaumont Tennis Academy Adult & Junior Open tennis tournament held at the city’s Municipal Tennis Center.
Bay Area Racquet Club is playing host to a one-day non-sanctioned tennis tournament in Clear Lake City on July 16.
It went so well the first time around, the Galveston Island Thursday Night Tennis League is going to give it another try, beginning tonight.
League City’s Jonricco Abarquez and Griffin Baillargeon both won boys’ singles titles at the Gay Family Auto June Challenger 1-Day tennis tournament at Bay Area Racquet Club in Clear Lake City.
Ten weeks later, the Galveston Island Thursday Night Tennis League is coming to a close this evening.
Locals racked up at the Brand College Consulting Adult & Junior Open tennis tournament held at Bay Area Racquet Club in Clear Lake City.
Friendswood’s Erica Jessel advanced to the finals of the girls’ 12-and-under singles division at the 50th annual Lake Conroe Open tennis tournament in Montgomery.
Ball High graduate Larry York is hosting the first-ever Pro-Celebrity-Amateur Indoor Doubles Tennis Invitational & Athletes In Acting Awards Gala the weekend of June 17-18 in Plano.
League City’s Mary Tacorda and Taylor Wilson both won girls’ singles titles at the Racquet Pro Deer Park Spring Challenger 2-Day tennis tournament.
Former Clear Lake High School teammates Brandon Farine and Robert Voss teamed up to win the men’s 4.5 doubles at the inaugural Clear Creek Education Foundation Tennis Tournament hosted by The Fitness Center at South Shore Harbour in League City.
Locals shined at the fifth annual Darren Lajaunie Memorial Adult & Junior Open tennis tournament at Bay Area Racquet Club.
Local players enjoyed successful runs at recent tennis tournaments.
Round one of the Galveston Island Thursday Night Tennis league was a huge success.
Friendswood’s Quinn Radtke and Megan Chu each took top honors at tournaments they participated in recently.
Beep Sullivan is setting up a friendly competitive tennis time league format, with play scheduled to begin April 7 at the Menard Park Scoggins-Stiglich Tennis Courts in Galveston.
Galveston's Peter Sunseri will be remembered again today when Pasadena Dobie High School plays host to the Peter Andrew Sunseri Memorial Team Tennis Tournament.
League City’s Melody Duong won the girls’ 18-and-under singles qualified division at the Tennis Professional International Hardcourt Classic tournament in Missouri City.
The city of Galveston Parks and Recreation Department plans to keep you swinging away with a three-day workout Tuesday through Thursday at Menard Park’s Scoggins-Stiglich Tennis Courts.
Margo Walters is putting together another “Sets at the Beach” tennis league for adults, ages 21 and older, this time during the spring months starting April 5.
Texas City High School’s Greg Goetschius rallied to win the boys’ “A” singles title at the Baytown Invitational tennis tournament.
Friendswood’s Erica Jessel and Heintje Unson won 10-and-under singles titles at the Houston Tennis Association February Challenger 1-Day Tournament.
Friendswood’s Judy De Alejandro played a third-set tiebreaker to remember en route to collecting a top prize at the Horseshoe Bay Resort Red Clay Adult Open tennis tournament.
Last Friday marked a first in my 32 years of coaching high school tennis: going up against one of my own children.
Friendswood’s Alexandria and Xavier Carbone-Larson were both big winners at the Aggieland Junior Open tennis tournament in College Station.
Galveston's Sofia Grasso was awarded the Most Improved Girl Player award at Rice University's fall tennis camp.
The Katy youth tournament had a Galveston County feel to it, especially the girls’ 18-and-under singles finals which featured two League City residents.
Friendswood’s Max Pearson was a two-time winner at the Bay Area Racquet Club Adult & Junior Open tennis tournament. Pearson won the boys’ 18-and-under singles title, then teamed up with big brother, Tanner, to capture the men’s open doubles championship.
When it comes to team tennis, it used to be automatic for perennial powerhouse Clear Lake. But in the last couple of years, its arch-rivals at Clear Creek have taken over the driver’s seat, having won the last two District 24-6A championships.
Friendswood’s Max Pearson won the boys’ 16-and-under singles title at the Bay Area Racquet Club December Junior Open tennis tournament in Clear Lake City.
Galveston native Bobby Kleinecke was presented his Texas Tennis Coaches Association Hall of Fame red sports jacket at the organization’s annual convention and clinic awards banquet at Horseshoe Bay Resort in Marble Falls.
League City’s Carter Crookston lived up to his top billing by winning the boys’ 14-and-under singles B red division at the Brazos Valley Tennis Association Super Championship Major Zone tournament in College Station.
League City’s Robert and Lisa Peters advanced to the semifinals of the 58th annual LeMaster Husband & Wife Tournament in Houston.