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CiCi Bellis, 15, wins a U.S. Open match

...surprising of the afternoon session on Day 2 of the year's last Grand Slam tournament.Aside from the Williams sisters, American tennis fans have not had much reason to cheer for their own in the latter stages of major tournaments in recent years. That's why...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-26/cici-bellis-15-wins-
UGA great Dan Magill dies at 93

...was a national championship winning head tennis coach, sports information director and...facility in Athens, said Georgia men's tennis coach Manuel Diaz, who played for Magill...impactful man in the history of college tennis as a coach. It's a sad day for all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-24/uga-great-dan-magill-dies
Serena Williams learns to embrace Grand Slam record chase

...records or firsts. Now she says it out loud: Coming into the U.S. Open, which begins today, her next goal is matching two tennis greats for the second-most major titles in the Open era with 18."Obviously just getting closer to tying with Chris (Evert...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-24/serena-williams-lear
Do Georgia colleges need so many sports?

...their big-time football programs, to the College of Coastal Georgia which just competes in men's basketball, golf and tennis and five women's sports.For decades, the regents' policy was to butt out of the operation of athletics, leaving all the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-23/do-ga-colleges-need-so-ma
Roger Federer riding high entering U.S. Open

...performances all season."Not just Toronto and Cincinnati, but really from the first week on I have always played really nice tennis," Federer said. "You remember how it feels to win tournaments. You remember and you get used to that. You almost forget...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-23/roger-federer-riding
Area announcements

...For more information, contact Ike Branch at (706) 373-9581 or e-mail i1branch@comcast.net. Tennis? The CSRA Professional Tennis Association has Grand Slam Play Days for players 10 years old and younger. Cost is $15 with online registration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-16/area-announcements
Serena Williams reaches final at Western & Southern Open

...women's title. Williams has won it three of the past four years and will attempt to set another record for the largest payout in tennis history at the U.S. Open - $4 million ($3 million for winning the U.S. Open and a $1 million bonus for winning the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-16/serena-williams-reac
Overtime

...women's drawTop-ranked Serena Williams is seeded No. 1 as she seeks her third consecutive U.S. Open title.The U.S. Tennis Assoc iation followed this week's WTA rankings in announcing the seedings Wednesday.French Open runner-up Simona Halep...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-20/overtime
Augusta Christian's Jordan Dingle signs with Alabama A&M

...letter of intent to play basketball and tennis at NCAA Division I Alabama A&M.Dingle...well and I get the opportunity to play tennis and basketball."The 6-foot-2...competitors as he enters his senior year playing tennis for A&M's SWAC rival Prairie View...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-08-07/augusta-christians-jo
Overtime

...divisions at Petersburg Rac quet Club, West Lake Country Club, Riverview Park and Newman Tennis Center.The event is sponsored by the Central Savannah River Area Tennis Association, the Augusta Sports Council and the Augusta Recreation, Parks and Facilities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-05/overtime