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Congratulations Tady Saczkowski – OTA Distinguished Service Award

Tady Saczkowski, a St Catharines resident, Welland Tennis Club member, Club at White Oaks member, tennis historian, and avid supporter of Niagara Peninsula Tennis, is also now a DSA honouree.

On behalf of the Ontario Tennis Association, Michel Lecavalier made the announcement that Tady has been awarded the Association’s highest honour : the Distinguished Service Award.  The award will be presented at a dinner on October 22nd at the Toronto Cricket Skating and Curling Club.

The award recognizes Tady’s longstanding and ongoing commitment to the Welland Tennis Club, his definitive research into the history of tennis in Niagara, and his passion for and support of tennis development throughout the Niagara Peninsula.


05/13/2017

Welland Tennis Club honors Dutchy Doerr

​There was no way the Welland Tennis Club could kick off its 104th season without paying respects to Dutchy.  At age 95 Dutchy Doerr, the former […]
04/24/2017

Tennis at Brock University

​Scott Hurtubise is the Head Coach for the tennis teams at Brock University.  Both men’s and women’s teams compete in the OUA leagues.
11/30/2016

“Tennis Anyone?”Let’s make that “Tennis everyone!”

​Let’s say you’re a woman who hasn’t played tennis before …. or who hasn’t played in 25 years or more.  Or let’s say you’ve never thought […]
11/13/2016

Tanner Bedard Wins at U14 Transition Tour

​Congratulations to Tanner Bedard of Fonthill, winner of the OTA U14 Transition Tour event played at Niagara Academy of Tennis on November 12-13.  Tanner needed five […]
11/10/2016

A.N Meyer S.S Celebrates New Tennis/Basketball Courts

“You’ve got to have a dream!If you don’t have a dream how you going to have a dream-come-true?” Is the tune running through your head as […]
11/07/2016

Tady Saczkowski Wins Distinguished Service Award 

Fifty years ago, Tady Saczkowski and his friends were growing up in St Catharines. The city’s sport facilities were rudimentary compared with today, and families raised […]
11/06/2016

U14 Provincial Circuit Tournament

.​Congratulations to Stefan Simeunovic of Niagara Falls, winner of the boys singles competition in the U14 Provincial Circuit Tournament. The event was hosted at Niagara Academy […]
11/06/2016

Niagara Academy of Tennis Tournament Schedule

If you’re looking for junior tennis competition, you need only stop at the NAT bubble in Vineland. There, tournaments are an EVERY WEEKEND occurrence!  All these […]
11/01/2016

Club at White Oaks hosts series of OTA events

​The courts at White Oaks will be extra busy on several weekends over the coming months. Tennis Director Giovanni Rodriguez has put together a schedule of one event each month on […]