Attention all tennis lovers and players, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) Pacific Northwest Tennis Section Championships are coming to Snohomish County. According to a press release by the Snohomish County Sports Commission, the Adult 55 & Over Section Championships will be held June 24-27 at Columbia Athletic Club-Silver Lake, Harbor Square Racquet Club, and Robinswood Tennis Center. The Mixed 18 & Over Section Championships will be held July 16-18 at Glacier Peak High School and Harbor Square Racquet Club.

With over 900,000 participants including 38,000 Pacific NW participants, the USTA Leagues are the largest recreational league in the country. USTA League players participate in Local Leagues in six local areas (Northwest Washington, Southwest Washington, Eastern Washington/Northern Idaho, Northern Oregon, Southern Oregon, and Alaska) with league winners advancing to the Section Championships. The winners of the Section Championships advance to the USTA League National Championships this Fall.

Adam Hutchinson, USTA Pacific NW Director of Competition is anticipating a great tournament, “The opportunity to host these USTA Pacific Northwest Tennis Section Championships is a huge win for Snohomish County… We look forward to welcoming the tennis players and their family members and cheering them on.”

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Daniel Albert is an Award-Winning journalist majoring in Integrated Strategic Communications at Washington State University.