Marty Riessen, from Chicago, won 60 professional doubles titles and was a finalist in 40 other finals. He won seven Grand Slam mixed doubles and two Grand Slam men’s doubles championships and is the owner of nine career singles titles. Ten times Riessen was ranked in the top 10 in the U.S. including number three in 1970 and 1971. A Western singles and doubles champion, Riessen won the National Doubles title once, the National Mixed Doubles championship four times, the National Clay Court doubles title four times and played on six U.S. Davis Cup teams. He served as coach of the U.S. Federation Cup Team, the U.S. Wightman Cup Team and was a two-time U.S. Women’s Olympic Tennis Team Coach.
Bill Wham Memorial Scholarship
Bill Wham Memorial Scholarship To say Bill Wham’s name – or as many affectionately called him, “Whammer” – in the Chicagoland tennis community is to…
“Own the Arena” by Katrina Adams
Katrina Adams was born and raised in Chicago and competed on the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) Tour for 12 years. In addition to many other…
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Server 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.