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Mid-South Illinois


Each year the District honors dedicated individuals and organizations for their service and support of the District’s mission to grow, develop and service the sport of tennis.  Any individual may nominate a Mid-South member or organization for an award; online submission forms are below. The deadline to submit nominations is October 1, 2021.
The following awards will be presented during the USTA Mid-South Illinois Annual Meeting in November. 

Family of the Year Award

This award is presented to the family in the Mid-South Illinois Tennis Association that has contributed the most toward tennis through the years. Family members are all involved in tennis, serving their local area or district in promoting and perpetuating the development of tennis on all levels.

Online Form



Volunteer of the Year Award

This award recognizes an individual that exhibits distinguished, unselfish, and dedicated service to the Mid-South Illinois Tennis Association.  The award especially honors the individual who has contributed to the development of tennis from the grass roots up for five years or more.

Online Form



Teaching Professional Award

Recognizes the tennis teaching professional who contributes to tennis in his or her community beyond his livelihood.  This person gives freely in promoting involvement in tennis for players of all levels and ages, and assists in developing tennis programs and promoting participation.

Online Form



Coach of the Year Award

This award is to recognize the coach who has contributed the most to his community, promoting and developing tennis for all ages and levels.

Online Form



USTA League Volunteer Award

Recognizes the USTA League volunteer that has provided leadership and has made a significant contribution to the growth and enhancement of USTA League play within their District and the USTA Midwest Section.

Online Form



CTA of the Year Award

Recognizes outstanding service rendered in the community served, and in the growth and development of the sport of tennis.

Online Form



Media Award

Recognizes the journalist, sportscaster, newspaper, radio or television station which has contributed the most toward promoting tennis on the local, district or sectional level.

Online Form



If you have questions about the awards or need a print (Word) application, please contact Patricia Bramlet at


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