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The Carmel Racquet Club

Racquet Press

Volume 37, No 3
Fall 2020

Summer clinic schedule now available

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WONG THIRD PLACE

January 16th, 2021|

Congratulations Avner Wong Third Place 14 boys singles Level 3 USTA Midwest Championships (Cincinnati, OH)  

ALEXANDRA GRILLIOT FINALIST

January 13th, 2021|

Congratulations Alexandra Grilliot Finalist 12 girls singles Level 3 Community Sport and Wellness (Pendleton, IN) Alexandra is only 10 years old!  

ELIN GLUSHIK CONSOLATION CHAMP

January 10th, 2021|

Congratulations Elin Glushik Consolation Champion Girls 12 singles PATC Girls Open January 9-10, 2021  

Q/X TEAM 2020 CHRISTMAS FUN

January 8th, 2021|

Christmas Fun Team spirit becomes holiday cheer! Joe Reidman's 2020-2021 X/Q Team Front Row (in front of net): Holly Kirsh, Jamie Brashear (doing splits), Jen Oakley Second Row (behind net): Joey Cobb, Joe Reidman – [...]

2020 HENNESSEY TOURNAMENT RESULTS

January 4th, 2021|

John F. Hennessey Tournament December 27-29, 2020--Indianapolis Racquet Club Congratulations, CRC juniors! Rocky Li Champion 16 boys Charlie Coleman Finalist 16 boys Jack Ma Semis 16 boys John Tiplick Semis 16 boys Jack Tiplick Finalist [...]

GLUSHIK HEALTHPLEX FINALIST

December 9th, 2020|

Congratulations Evan Glushik Finalist Boys 12 singles Healthplex Holiday Classic  

RODGERS PATC CHAMP

December 6th, 2020|

Congratulations Andrew Rodgers Boys Singles Champion 10 under green dot Pearson Automotive Tennis Center Holiday Open  

MOKRA COLUMBUS CHRISTMAS OPEN CHAMP

November 30th, 2020|

Congratulations Isabelle Mokra Champion Girls 18 singles Christmas Junior Open Columbus  

WED PICKLEBALL CLINICS

November 30th, 2020|

PICKLEBALL CLINICS Wednesday pickleball clinics starting December 2: Maximum capacity: 12 people (men and women) and Cost: $242 for the 12-week session. Nov 30-Mar 7 with no classes Dec 19-Jan 1 Beginner/Advanced Beginner 1-2:30 pm [...]

GRILLIOT SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD

November 29th, 2020|

Congratulations Alexandra Grilliot Sportsmanship Award Quarterfinals Consolation 12 girls singles Midwest Level 1  

BRIGGS, MAY 18G CHAMPS

November 22nd, 2020|

  Congratulations Mischa Briggs and Issy May Champions Girls 18 doubles Carmargo Tournament  

2020 HCCTA RAFFLE WINNERS

November 13th, 2020|

                          The HCCTA annual fundraiser benefits the only three Special Olympics tennis programs  (high schools at Carmel, North Central, Zionsville) in Indiana and HCCTA Champion Reads®, a reading curriculum [...]

IMANI MOKRA PATC FINALIST

November 9th, 2020|

Congratulations Imani Mokra Finalist Girls 12 singles Pearson Automotive Tennis Center Fall Open  

GUERIN CATHOLIC GIRLS TENNIS FOOD DRIVE

November 5th, 2020|

Guerin Catholic High School Girls Tennis Team Kudos to the team for collecting over 250 non-perishable food items that were donated to the Open Doors Food Pantry of Hamilton County to help with food insecurities [...]

WILLINGHAM 16B HEALTHPLEX CHAMP

November 2nd, 2020|

Congratulations Maurquis Willingham Champion Boys 16 singles Healthplex Junior Open          

MAHENTHIRAN 2020 STATE SINGLES CHAMP

November 1st, 2020|

Ajay Mahenthiran State Champ 2020 IHSAA Boys Tennis Singles North Central  High School IHSAA accomplishments (Indiana High School Athletic Association) Senior   #1 singles   IHSAA singles champ   IHSAA team state runner-up   IHSTECA [...]

MCNAMAR, MALPEDDI 2020 DOUBLES STATE CHAMPS

November 1st, 2020|

Jones McNamar and Srisanth Malpeddi State Champs 2020 IHSAA Boys Tennis Doubles Jones McNamar #1 doubles, senior 2020    29-1    #1 doubles/state champ 2019    27-0    #1 doubles/state champ 2018    18-0    #2 doubles      Parents: Wendy and Rick [...]

CARMEL HS BOYS 2020 STATE TENNIS CHAMPS

November 1st, 2020|

Varsity Starting Seven 2020 season record—28-0 (L-R)  Corbin King, Asst Coach Josh Farley, Broc Fletcher, Srisanth Malpeddi, Jones McNamar, Eli Mercer, Head Coach Bryan Hanan, Ethan Eckhart, Jack Jentz (Bold CRC members) CHS boys are five-peat [...]

2020 BOYS TENNIS ALL-STATE

October 29th, 2020|

Congratulations to these CRC juniors for being named to the ISHTECA (Indiana High School Tennis Coaches Association) 2020 All-State teams! Singles: First Team   Cole Chappel (11)    Zionsville Broc Fletcher (11) Carmel Ajay Mahenthiran (12) [...]

DUNCAN 16G PATC CHAMP

October 19th, 2020|

Congratulations! Bella Duncan Champion 16 girls singles Pearson Automotive Tennis Center Indoor Open Level 4  

MAHENTHRIAN 2020 MENTAL ATTITUDE AWARD

October 19th, 2020|

Congratulations! Ajay Mahenthiran 2020 IHSAA Boys Tennis Mental Attitude Award (Indiana High School Athletic Association) The IHSAA Executive Committee presents annually an award for mental attitude to an outstanding senior participant in the boys tennis state tournament. The recipient of this award, who was [...]

GRILLIOT FOURTH PLACE

October 19th, 2020|

Congratulations! Alexandra Grilliot Fourth Place 12 girls singles Toledo Midwest UTR Level 3  

CHS BOYS’ TENNIS TEAM 2020 STATE CHAMPS

October 18th, 2020|

Congratulations to Carmel High School boys' tennis team for capturing the 2020 IHSAA boys' tennis championship! They defeated North Central High School 3-2 to win their fifth straight championship making it the 13th team state [...]

MAHENTHIRAN 2020 BJK ESSAY WINNER

October 17th, 2020|

Congratulations Ajay Mahenthiran Winner ICTP Billie Jean King Essay Contest, 14-18 years old (ICTP-Indianapolis Community Tennis Program) ESSAY QUESTION “After watching the virtual fireside chat with Billie Jean King, what motivational messages did Ms. King [...]

EVAN GLUSHIK FINALIST

October 9th, 2020|

  Congratulations! Evan Glushik Finalist 12 boys singles IRC Sept tournament Level 4  

JACOBS/BROSIUS FAMILY FEATURED in WATERSTONE LIVING

October 4th, 2020|

Congratulations to the Sally Jacobs and Dave Brosius family for being featured in the October 2020 issue of Waterstone Living. They are both avid, competitive tennis players , Sally works the front desk at CRC [...]

ANDREW RODGERS CONSOLATION CHAMP AT HEALTHPLEX

October 4th, 2020|

Congratulations Andrew Rodgers Consolation Champ 10 under green dot Healthplex Fall Junior Classic  

ALEXANDRA GRILLIOT FINALIST

October 4th, 2020|

Congratulations! Alexandra Grilliot Finalist 14 girls singles Healthplex Fall Junior Classic Level 4  

PHIL REIMER MEMORY IN CURRENT

October 4th, 2020|

Debbie Reimer's late husband Phil was honored in the September 29, 2020 issue of Carmel Current. Debbie has been a part of the CRC front desk staff for many years.  

MARTY GALLAGHER FEATURED IN CARMEL CURRENT

September 28th, 2020|

Congratulations to Carmel Racquet Club swimming instructor Marty Gallagher! She was the feature article in the September 22, 2020, Carmel Current. Her front cover coverage and subsequent article are well-deserved. She has been the CRC [...]

RATCLIFF SISTERS CHAMPIONS

September 9th, 2020|

Congratulations Summer & Brooke Ratcliff Champions Girls 12 doubles Midwest Central Indiana District Closed 12 Doubles  

2020 QUALIFIER: DYLAN LONG CHAMP

August 5th, 2020|

Juniors from central Indiana compete in the Qualifier for the right to advance to the USTA Midwest Closed, one of the top junior tournaments in the Midwest. However, USTA Midwest Closed is cancelled because of COVID-19. [...]

2020 FALL CALENDAR SUMMARY

July 21st, 2020|

For details see event on the monthly calendar August 3          Open registration for Fall clinics and junior teams begin 7          Summer clinics, leagues and camps end 30 – Sept. 1      CRC Junior Open (G 14 [...]

UPDATE: COVID and CRC FALL ACTIVITiES

July 21st, 2020|

CRC FALL ACTIVITIES and COVID AQUASIZE--still meeting CLINICS--still meeting STUDIO RE--On Demand classes PICKLEBALL--all special events cancelled for remainder of 2020 PROSHOP--restricted SWIMMING LESSONS-still meeting    

PRO SHOP COVID-19 GUIDELINES

July 21st, 2020|

In the interest of maintaining an appropriate social distance, we will allow a maximum of 3 customers in the Pro Shop at a time. If you are a 4th customer, please wait outside the Pro Shop [...]

2020 Oct-Dec Tournaments

July 21st, 2020|

Oct 23-25 CRC Club Championships BG 16's and 12's Nov. 6-8 CRC Club Championships BG 18's and 14's   Dec. 4-6 Adult Winter Open     Dec. 5  Developmental Green Ball Tournament   All the [...]

DEWITTS and PATTON NORTH ALL STAR TEAM

June 11th, 2020|

Congratulations  Adalyn DeWitt, Audrey DeWitt, Jenna Patton 2020 ICGSA* North All Star Team (*Indiana  Coaches of Girls Sports Association) The girls must be seniors on their high school tennis team  and nominated by their coach. [...]

ASHLEY JONATHAN ASHE AWARD WINNER

June 11th, 2020|

Congratulations, Ashley Jonathan! (Proud parents Bill and JoAnne Jonathan.) The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) announced the 2020 Division II National Awards in early June, and Bellarmine University's (Louisville)  Ashley Jonathan was honored with the Arthur Ashe Leadership and [...]

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: May 28

April 3rd, 2020|

CRC Members, Carmel Racquet Club in now OPEN!!  We are adhering to the guidelines set up by our government officials and appreciate your support.  We have considered numerous factors in reopening and are keeping the [...]

USTA CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: March 23

March 23rd, 2020|

NATIONAL USTA Suspends Events Updated Statement - March 23, 2020:  Due to the continued situation surrounding the COVID-19 virus, and after discussions with the USTA Medical Advisory Committee, effective immediately the USTA will extend the [...]

CRC SPRING and SUMMER 2020 CALENDAR

March 23rd, 2020|

April 10      Last Day for USTA team registration 11      Saturday Night Pickleball Party 12      EASTER (no clinics, teams or seasonals meet) 13      Registration for summer camp and clinics begins 17-19 Midwest Seniors (35, 45, 55, [...]

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: April 3

March 16th, 2020|

CRC Members, We remain temporarily closed due to Covid-19 concerns.  With Governor Holcomb’s extension of the Safer at Home order and now that the schools will not be returning to classes, we will remain closed [...]

2021 SPECIAL OLYMPICS TENNIS

March 16th, 2020|

A decision for the 2021 programs has not been determined yet. COVID-19 will determine the decision. Special Olympics tennis starts its eighth year this summer. The program is usually 6:30-7:30 pm one day a week [...]

2020 SPRING and SUMMER CALENDAR

March 16th, 2020|

For details see event on the monthly calendar http://www.carmelracquetclub.com/events/   April 10        Last Day for USTA team registration 11        Saturday Night Pickleball Party 12        EASTER (no clinics, teams or seasonals meet) 13        Registration for summer [...]

2020 SUMMER SWIM LESSONS

March 16th, 2020|

  Lessons are offered on an on-going basis. Classes consist of 5 students per class maximum. As an opening occurs the spot is filled. Cost: $15 per class per child Instructor: Marty Gallagher Times/Days: Mondays:  [...]

CRC CORONAVIRUS CHANGES

March 14th, 2020|

 Dear CRC members, We believe it is our responsibility to prioritize the health and well-being of our members and our staff.  Based on increasing concerns of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, CRC is making some [...]

2020 65 AND OVER TENNIS LEAGUE

March 5th, 2020|

CITA wants to identify the number of 65 and older players in central Indiana at the 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, and 4.5 levels (including players who would turn 65 this year) who would be interested in [...]

2020 SUMMER USTA ADULT LEAGUES

March 5th, 2020|

COVID-19 has changed USTA Adult Leagues. Visit Central Indiana Tennis Association/CITA web site for the latest updates   The Central Indiana 2020 USTA Adult League summer season begins in May and ends late July. For player [...]

2020 INDIANA STATE PADDLE TENNIS OPEN

March 5th, 2020|

Players from all the state competed in the Indiana State Platform Championships Feb 22 at Carmel Racquet Club, Meridian Hills Country Club, Woodstock Country Club and Highland Country Club. Congratulations to these CRC members for [...]

2020-2021 CIWITL REGISTRATION

March 4th, 2020|

Registration for teams for the 2020-2021 season will start in June. This early registration accommodates those wishing to schedule fall clinics and seasonals around team practice times. Registration forms can be picked up at the [...]

MIRUNA SCARLAT U-LUCKY SHOT CHAMP

March 2nd, 2020|

Miruna Scarlat Champion Girls 14 singles U Lucky Shot tournament  

GRILLIOT SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD

February 27th, 2020|

Alexandra Grilliot Sportsmanship Award 12 & Under USTA Midwest Level 3 Bloomington, Illinois  

MISCHA BRIGGS CHAMP

February 23rd, 2020|

Mischa Briggs Champion Girls 14 singles UIndy (USTA Level 3)  

OLIV WIDJAJA 14-B SHOWDOWN CHAMP

February 22nd, 2020|

  Oliv Widjaja Champion 14-B girls singles High School Girls Single Day Showdown  

ALEX WIDJAJA HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS SHOWDOWN CHAMP

February 19th, 2020|

Alex Widjaja Champion 14 girls singles High School Girls Single Day Showdown  

ALEXANDRA GRILLIOT CRC CHAMP

February 16th, 2020|

Alexandra Grilliot Champion 12 girls singles CRC Junior Open Level 4  

IMANI MOKRA CHAMP IN CHICAGO

February 16th, 2020|

  Imani Mokra Champion Girls 12 singles Score’s Mardi Gras (Chicago) Level 4  

2020 LONGBOAT KEY, FLORIDA TENNIS TRIP

February 15th, 2020|

2020  Longboat Key,  Florida Tennis Trip Feb 5-9 at Longboat Key Beach Resort Nearly 50 CRC women spent a few cold February days in sunny Florida playing tennis and having fun with friends. Ludo Aaron [...]

RATCLIFF IRC FINALIST

February 12th, 2020|

Brooke Ratcliff Finalist Girls 18 singles IRC BG 14, 18s USTA Midwest, Level 4  

ISABELLE MOKRA IRC THIRD PLACE

February 9th, 2020|

  Isabelle Mokra Third Place Girls 18 singles IRC Tournament Level 4  

RAM 2020 AUSTRALIAN OPEN MEN’S DOUBLES CHAMP

February 2nd, 2020|

CRC member Rajeev Ram  (right) and Joe Salisbury (left) captured their first Grand Slam men’s doubles title at the 2020 Australian Open. The No. 11 seeds ended the dream run of Aussie wild cards Mac [...]

BELLA DUNCAN PURDUE COMPASS CHAMP

January 27th, 2020|

Bella Duncan Champion Girls 16 singles Purdue Compass Level 4  

2020 USTA Midwest Indoors

January 19th, 2020|

USTA Midwest Indoors is a Level 1 tournament, the highest level. Congrats to these CRC juniors on their top finishes. Player Division Finish Misha Briggs 14 girls’ singles Top ten Noelle Compton 14 girls’ singles [...]

2021 MIDWEST LEVEL 3 CLAY COURT CHAMPIONSHIPS—June 3 – 6, 2021

January 9th, 2020|

There are only a few LEVEL 3 tournaments in the US and CRC is host site for one of them. More than 120 of the top US men 35 and over will come to CRC [...]

CRC JUNIOR CLUB CHAMPS–2020-2021

November 10th, 2019|

Boys 18 Singles           Ajay Mahenthiran* Boys 18 Doubles          Connor Maris and Garrett Lloyd* Girls 18 Singles           Isabelle Mokra Girls 18 Doubles          Lauren Littell and Hallie Reeves*   Boys 16 Singles           Jonathan Yang Boys [...]

CIWITL 2020-21 Standings

October 27th, 2017|

2020-21 League Standings  CIWITL League Standings 2020-2021

CIWITL X League

September 15th, 2017|

CIWITL (Central Indiana Women's Indoor Tennis League) X Team 2020-21 Schedule Date Match # Home Team Visiting Team Facility October 23, 2020 135 IRC (Kate/Molly) Carmel (Joe) IRC East October 23, 2020 155 IRC (Prem) [...]

CIWITL Q League

September 15th, 2017|

CIWITL (Central Indiana Women's Indoor Tennis League) Q Team 2020-21 Schedule                    Central Indiana Women's Indoor Tennis League  2020-21 Q Division   Date Match # Home Team Visiting [...]

CIWITL C League

September 15th, 2017|

CIWITL (Central Indiana Women's Indoor Tennis League)    Central Indiana Women's Indoor Tennis League          2020-21        C1 Division   Date Match # Home Team Visiting Team Facility October 30, 2020 58 UINDY (Pat) IRC (Jason) UIndy [...]

CIWITL B League

September 15th, 2017|

CIWITL (Central Indiana Women's Indoor Tennis League) B Team 2020-21 Schedule           Central Indiana Women's Indoor Tennis League             2020-2021            B Division   Date Match # Home Team Visiting Team Facility April 29, 2021 13 Carmel [...]

CIWITL A League

September 15th, 2017|

CIWITL (Central Indiana Women's Indoor Tennis League) A Team 2020-21 Schedule Central Indiana Women's Indoor Tennis League 2020-2021 A Division           Date Match # Home Team Visiting Team Facility November 6, [...]