Category: JTCC in the News

Tiafoe Triumphs Over World #6 Anderson

Frances Tiafoe recorded the biggest win of his career on Wednesday in Melbourne by beating world #6 South African Kevin Anderson 4-6, 6-4, 6-4, 7-5. His victory marked three “firsts” for the upwardly mobile 20-year-old who reached the third round of the Australian Open for the first time, scored his first victory over Anderson which ...

JTCC Double Act Down Under

JTCC alumni Frances Tiafoe and Denis Kudla both scored first round wins at  the Australian Open for the second time in their careers with victories over Indian Prajnesh Gunneswaran and Australian Marc Poolmans, respectively, in Melbourne on Monday. Tiafoe came through 7-6(7), 6-3, 6-3 in straight sets  against Gunnerswaran in under two hours capitalizing on ...

JTCC Appoints New Chair and Adds to Advisory Board

JTCC welcomes Eric Joseph as the new co-chairman of the JTCC Advisory Board alongside John Spirtos. Joseph replaces Graeme Bush who has served with distinction as chairman/co-chairman for 10 years. Bush will remain on the board and JTCC is most appreciative for all his efforts in driving the organization forward over the course of the ...

JTCC Players Bring Home A World Championship & A World of Experience After 3-Week Tour of Japan

Following their success representing Team USA  in capturing the International Club (IC) Junior Challenge Worldwide trophy, JTCC’s team of Ayana Akli, Muhammad Dossani, Trinity Grear and Robin Montgomery continued to make waves in Japan with standout performances at the ITF Grade A Osaka Mayor’s Cup – World Super Junior Tennis Championship and at the ITF ...

Team JTCC Claims the World Title in Japan

JTCC’s quartet of Ayana Akli, Muhammad Dossani, Trinity Grear and Robin Montgomery secured the International Club (IC) Junior Challenge Worldwide Finals title for Team USA in Estolle, Japan on Friday. JTCC was selected by the USTA to represent the United States in the North American regional finals that were held in Mexico City during November ...

Frances Tiafoe Makes Davis Cup Debut

Watch Live Coverage on Friday on Tennis Channel at 7 am EST Twenty-year old Frances Tiafoe will become the first JTCC alumnus to represent Team USA in the Davis Cup when he plays Croatian Marin Cilic in the second match of the World Group semifinal in Zadar, Croatia on Friday. Tiafoe makes his Davis Cup ...

JTCC College Pathway Features on PBS

JTCC recently featured in a PBS documentary on American men's tennis. The piece shows off the whole JTCC pathway program whereby players can progress from Community Outreach sites to Division I college scholarships/the top 50 in the world rankings. Following a three and half minute long introduction the documentary gives an insight into JTCC's Community ...

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