Marian Baird won the Girls’ 18 Indoor Doubles and the Women’s Intercollegiate Doubles Championships. She attained a number one district and sectional ranking in women’s doubles. She won the National Indoor Championships and earned a high ranking of number two in the USTA in Women’s 75 Doubles. Baird, who was a Western Tennis Association president, was involved in the Chicago District Tennis Association for nearly 20 years. A member of several USTA Committees, Baird is also responsible for establishing the system for endorsing boys and girls from the Western Section to the USTA National Championships. She served the USTA for more than 35 years as a member of a dozen committees including junior and senior ranking coordinator.
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Thank you to everyone who joined us at Midtown Athletic Club Chicago to support Serve and Return Chicago! What an amazing evening we had celebrating…
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Serve and Return Chicago
2444 North Elston Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
The mission of Serve and Return Chicago is to positively impact the lives of children in Chicagoland’s under-served communities through the game of tennis. We believe tennis is an inclusive, life-long source of physical, mental, and emotional well-being. The funds we raise support outstanding youth programs that provide equipment, education, instruction and fun competition in safe environments.