Category: Trust Your Training

Ray Benton Fitting Leader for JTCC

Dear JTCC Supporters and Friends, We are excited to share with you a long overdue article that captures what Ray and JTCC are all about—striving for excellence on and off the court. This piece will give you an understanding of the drive and dedication that Ray has displayed throughout his career that has spanned more ...

New Advisory Board Members

JTCC is pleased to announce the appointment of six new Advisory Board members: Hillary Baltimore Hillary supports a variety of organizations that are focused on providing opportunities to underserved segments of the population. She was a consultant to the Department of Defense's Military Housing Privatization program, and a consultant for Ernst & Young in their ...

Early Fall Success for JTCC

Andrew Fenty scores breakthrough win in Tulsa  Saud Alhogbani claims first ITF title Andrew Fenty and Saud Alhogbani emerged victorious in junior ITF events on the same day winning the singles crowns in Tulsa, OK and Kuwait, respectively. Fenty entered the Pan American B1 ITF Championships seeded #1 and lived up to his status as ...

JTCC FALL FITNESS NEWSLETTER

Written by TC Costello Director of Fitness Edited by Mackenzie Clark The Green & Gold Editor-in-Chief The start of the fall is an important time for our athletes at JTCC. They are coming off a busy summer tournament schedule so it is nice to have some consistency. It is a time for us to get our athletes in peak condition ...

Pre-match Preparation – Are you prepared for your combat?

By Peter Lee (JTCC Senior Advisor Optimal Performance) During the summer our coaches and players discuss and work at effective preparation as if it were for army combat. This preparation should begin when the match is called. The sooner players prepare their technical repetitions, competition simulations, and strong physical fitness and mental strength programs, the better ...

Tiafoe Faces Federer at the US Open

Watch ESPN ‘Primetime at the Open’ on Tuesday Frances Tiafoe will play on the biggest stage in tennis when he takes on 19-time Grand Slam Champion Roger Federer on Arthur Ashe Stadium Court in the opening round of the US Open at Flushing Meadows, NY on Tuesday. The duo will clash for the second time ...

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2017 GEICO Champions Celebration JTCC – Get Your Game On!

Dear JTCC Supporters, Whether you joined us for the 2017 GEICO Champions Celebration or were otherwise engaged that evening, we hope you will find our commemorative video inspirational! Please click on the image below for an insight into JTCC and the GEICO Game On! program. Feel free to forward to your friends so they can ...

Tiafoe Takes Down Big Foe

A focused Frances Tiafoe recorded the biggest win of his career to date with a second round victory over Germany’s Alexander Zverev, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 at the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati on Wednesday. This was the first win over a top 10 player for the JTCC alumnus. Zverev, who is  #7 in the ...

JTCC Players Sweep National 14s Hard Courts

Saud Alhogbani and Robin Montgomery win singles championships Saud Alhogbani and Robin Montgomery emerged victorious in the 256-draws at the USTA National 14s Hard Courts in Mobile, AL and Rome, GA, respectively. Alhogbani has had a remarkable summer run—capturing both the USTA National 14s Clay Court Championship in July and the Hard Courts last week ...

On the Road at the Junior Grand Slams

What makes the Grand Slams so special for tennis players? Is it the great cities of Melbourne, Paris, London and New York? Is it because only the best tennis players in the world can play in them? Is it because competing at these tournaments has been THE DREAM of every tennis player since he/she started ...