Missouri Valley / Oklahoma

October Spotlight of the Month - Adaptive Player

Casey McKenzie | October 20, 2022

Each month, USTA Oklahoma will highlight a player, a volunteer and/or coach, and a NJTL (National Junior Tennis & Learning) or Adaptive Tennis Player. After selecting the 3 winners, we will sit down for Q & A with the spotlight of the month. 


  • Athlete-- Any player that has good sportsmanship & dedication to the sport, whether they are just starting out in a Team Challenge or they are a National ranked player we would love to hear who you would recommend from your team or facility 
  • Volunteer/Coach--A person that has gone above and beyond for your facility or program.  
  • NJTL/Adaptive Player--A player that has demonstrated hard work and dedication they have put forth in their program.


The October adaptive player spotlight of the month is….
Anna Lobaugh
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Where do you play?

LaFortune Tennis Center, I play with the League of Exceptional Players.

Favorite tennis memory?

Tennis drills with the Bryan Brothers


Where are you from?



How long have you been playing?

Since 2017


Who is your tennis coach?

Julie Harrelson


Forehand or backhand?



Favorite sport, besides tennis?



Favorite food?

It’s a tie - queso or chocolate!




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