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Tournament List 2019 


  • 70th Annual San Diego Metropolitan Open, January 25-28      Sponsored by La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club

  • Owenita & John Sanderlin Memorial Novice, February 23

  • 85th Annual Harper Ink Open, March 16-17, 23-24      Sponsored by Bowden Family Foundation 

  • Dr. Sheposh Memorial Satellite, March 29-31      Sponsored by Angel Lopez, USPTA Certified Master Professional 

  • 48th Annual Katherine Willette Family Easter Open (formerly the Maureen Connolly Memorial Open), April 5-8   

  • Esmé Pearson Memorial Open, May 11-12,  18-19     Sponsored by The Pearson Family

  • BTC Spring Classic Novice, June 18    

  • YTSD Summer Satellite, June 21-23  

  • 46th Wilbur Folsom Memorial Open, July 8-12     Sponsored by San Diego Aviators  

  • Angel Lopez Satellite, July 19-21      Sponsored by Angel Lopez, USPTA Certified Master Professional

  • Syril Press Satellite, August 25-26    

  • YTSD Fall Novice, September 7

  • 30th Todd Short Memorial Open, October 4-7     Sponsored by Angel Lopez, USPTA Certified Master Professional

  • YTSD Winter Satellite, November 1-3

  • Robert J. Bohrer Thanksgiving Memorial Open, November 15-18       Sponsored by Friends of Robert J. Bohrer

  • Homer and Betty Peabody Holiday Open, December 6-8      Sponsored by Betty Peabody & Friends  

  • YTSD Holiday Satellite, December **Please note** Date change to December 21-22       Sponsored by Rick Evans and John and Brett Wright










The Barnes Tennis Center hosts a wide variety of tournaments, from Barnes Cup Round Robins and  Novice Round Robins to Satellite Tournaments and Junior USTA Sanctioned Open Tournaments.


  • Barnes Cup Tournaments are fun Round-Robin events designed to introduce new players through the first stages of competitive play.  Tournament Directors provide guidance and support to new participants in scoring, the Code of Conduct, and sportsmanship.  To sign up for a Barnes Cup visit our "Products"  page.


  • USTA Novice Tournaments are more structured one-day Round Robin events.  Novice tournament are sanctioned by the USTA and will be run in accordance with USTA rules and regulations.  


  • USTA Satellite Tournaments are "single-elimination" events also sanctioned by the USTA.  This type of tournament is for players who are getting started in regular junior tournament competition.  SCTA Level 6 junior tournaments are counted towards junior open rankings.


  • USTA Open Tournaments, There are two levels of Open tournaments at Barnes, Level 3 and 4. The Esme Pearson Memorial and the Harper Ink are Level 3. The lower the level, the stronger strength of field of players. All satellite tournaments are Level 6 and novice tournaments, Level 7. Levels 3-6 earn players ranking points. For further information, go to


Thank you YTSD Tournament Sponsors:


  • David Sanderlin

  • Bowden Family Foundation

  • Angel Lopez, USPTA Certified Master Professional

           Angel Lopez Tennis Academy at SDTRC

  • The Pearson Family

  • La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club

  • Rick Evans, Dr. John Wright and Brett Wright

  • Mrs. Betty Peabody

  • Friends and Family of Robert J. Bohrer

  • The Katherine Willette Family

  • San Diego Aviators

There is a $20 Admin fee on any changes once the transaction is complete.

If you would like to sign up for one of our USTA Tournaments please do so by clicking the Tennislink logo.

View or download our Tournament Evaluation Form. Please return your completed form to the Barnes Tennis Center by mail: 4490 W. Point Loma Blvd. San Diego, CA 92107, by fax to 619.221.9076,  or by email to

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