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Opinion: Turfing DeHart Sports Fields Would Make MAPSO A True “Progressive Community”

Maplewood / South Orange is considered a “progressive community”. To be truly a progressive community, however, we must act for progress. We need to explore new ways of solving the centuries-old problems that persist and apply learning from the mistakes of the past to how we move forward. Updating DeHart’s athletic fields with turf coverage […]

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It’s so hot on the tennis courts in Tokyo that Daniil Medvedev asked what would happen if he died

Team Australia’s Ariarne Titmus competes in the 200m freestyle final on July 28. (Clive Rose/Getty Images) Australian Ariarne Titmus has now twice won gold at the Tokyo Games, and both times she beat the reigning Olympic champion of the event: American swimming legend Katie Ledecky. Two days after winning gold in the women’s 400m freestyle, […]

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Members of a pickleball club have volunteered to refurbish their local park tennis courts on their own. The city pushed them back.

If you were near the tennis courts at Sellwood Park in southeast Portland early in the morning of last month, you would have found a scene straight out of Tom sawyer: Nisa ‘Haron and seven of her friends clean and seal cracked concrete for free. The eight retirees from Southeast Portland are avid participants in […]

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Holden and Maurepas schools to receive money for lighting of sports fields after legislative action | Livingston / Tangipahoa

Holden High School and Maurepas High School softball and baseball fields will receive lighting fixtures that will allow nightly games to be played on the fields starting in the 2022 season, thanks to a million dollar credit from the Legislature of Louisiana. Holden and Maurepas are the only high schools in Livingston Parish that do […]

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Howelsen Hill tennis courts close for maintenance on Monday

The Howelsen Hill tennis courts will be closed the week of Monday July 26 for surface repairs and painting. Courts are expected to reopen on Sunday August 1. (Courtesy of the Town of Steamboat Springs) The Howelsen Hill tennis and pickleball courts will undergo maintenance from Monday and will be closed to the public while […]

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Extra Point: At Lycée Amphi, the action on the tennis courts starts early | High school sports

It’s 5:47 a.m. on what will be another scorching summer day, but for some crazy reason there’s a flurry of activity on the Amphi High School tennis courts. At the center of it all is a stud athlete who was born in Scotland when Harry Truman was President of the United States. This story actually […]

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Call for inquiry into Norwich Park tennis courts decision

Posted: 8:17 a.m. July 21, 2021 The controversy over the plans for three all-weather lit tennis courts in a Norwich park has sparked a call for further consideration of the process surrounding the program. Work is due to begin to replace 10 grass courts in Heigham Park, near Jessopp Road, with three hard courts. The […]

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Why is there a fee to play at the Kutzky tennis courts? – Post bulletin

The Kutzky Park tennis courts are owned by the City of Rochester and have recently been significantly upgraded by independent fundraising. Why do I have to pay every time I play on these outdoor public courts? As a non-member of the Rochester Tennis Connection, a private club on West Seventh Street, I am obligated to […]

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9 tennis courts you’ll love in the Hamptons and North Fork

The East End of Long Island has a number of great tennis courts and clubs that guests can come to learn and play in the Hamptons and North Fork! Brick Cove Marina This tennis court, where collegiate players and former tourism professionals come to play, offers players private lessons to schedule.1760 Sage Boulevard, Southold. eastendtennis.com/programs/brick-cove-tennis […]

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Gering School Board allocates $ 200,000 for tennis courts | Education

“We have a strong pickleball community,” he said, referring to the growing Carpenter Center program. “Pickleball feeds tennis.” It’s not just the pickleball community, either. Swank suggested that the Gering Tennis Club needed good community courts. According to Amy Seiler, director of parks, recreation and recreation services at Gering, the club is booming. “We have […]

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County to resurface Beaufort’s seven dilapidated tennis courts

The seven tennis courts in downtown Beaufort are undergoing overhaul and the job can’t come soon enough for the director of the local tennis academy, Larry Scheper. “I feel good about it, but they’ve been saying it for quite a long time,” Scheper said. Work is scheduled to begin in October, said Chris Ophardt, spokesperson […]

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Just ask | Champagne tennis courts | Parks-Leisure

Have a question for Ethan Simmons? Email esimmons@news-gazette.com Home to Unit 4’s tennis teams, Lindsay Courts also regularly hosts IHSA post-season tournaments (Danielle Coleman of Urbana during last fall’s IHSA Class 1A section). Robin Scholz/The News-Gazette Today: What do the Lindsay tennis courts in Champaign have in store for us? Starting Monday, a half-million dollar […]

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I just ask | Champagne tennis courts | Leisure parks

Have a question for Ethan Simmons? Send an email to esimmons@news-gazette.com Home of the Unit 4 tennis teams, Lindsay Courts also regularly hosts IHSA playoff tournaments (Danielle Coleman from Urbana during last fall’s IHSA Class 1A section). Robin Scholz / The News-Gazette Today: what awaits the Lindsay tennis courts in Champaign? Starting Monday, a half […]

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Additional tennis courts in Santa Clarita will be open to the public during the summer months

Thanks to a partnership between the city and the William S. Hart Union High School District, four additional tennis courts are expected to be open to the public on weekdays through the end of July. At certain times of the week, tennis courts at Canyon, Hart, Valencia and Saugus high schools are said to be […]

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A little love for the local tennis courts | Local news

Led by a still relatively new nonprofit group, an impetus is now gaining ground to give some love to the Pauls Valley tennis courts. Part of the Wacker Park Courts update plan recently received a boost, while another part appears to be costly as a longer-term approach will be required. The boost comes with the […]

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No pickleball stoppage: 2 Darden Towe tennis courts converted for new use | Local government

Without sufficient funding for brand-new pickleball fields, Johnson and Teddy Hamilton, the club’s former president, worked to come up with the conversion proposal, which cost around $ 20,000 for paint and nets. “Once we got the buzz and said, ‘Hey we got this proposal, we really think it could really work out’, damn it, it […]

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DeKalb County High School Sports Fields Undergoing Renovation – On Common Ground News

DeKalb County High School Sports Fields Undergoing Renovation By Mark Brock DCSD Athletics Specialist The DeKalb County School District (DCSD) is investing in its high school athletics programs with turf and track renovations to improve the ability of local schools to compete at even higher levels under the E- SPLOST V of 2020. Seven new […]

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SIUE tennis courts – Facilities

Choose an establishment: First community arena at the Vadalabene Center Ralph Korte Stadium Roy E. Lee Field at Simmons Baseball Complex Field of pumas SIUE tennis courts Harry Gallatin Golf Course Cross-country ski lessons SIUE Athletic Annex Charles and Mary Lukas SIUE tennis courts The SIUE tennis program has access to one of the best […]

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Three new tennis courts open in Victoria Park, Deal, in time or Wimbledon

With Wimbledon underway, three new paid outdoor tennis courts have opened. They are in Victoria Park, Deal, thanks to investment from Dover District Council and a £5,500 grant from the Lawn Tennis Association, the sport’s governing body in Britain. One of the new tennis courts in Victoria Park. Photo: Dover District Council All three courts […]

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Work on tennis courts reveals artifacts from silos near high and middle schools in Osseo | Local news

Work on the tennis courts between Osseo Senior and Osseo Middle schools uncovered other artifacts from the Wilmes Family Farm, located near County Road 30, near Osseo Middle School and Osseo High School. In the summer of 2019, work was halted during the construction of a new turf field when civil engineers found part of […]