Home Court Advantage
"Success comes from knowing that you did your best to become the best that you are capable of becoming"
Monday July 28, 2014
The Burgos Tennis Foundation is a Non-Profit 501 (c) (3) dedicated to evening the educational and athletic playing field for San Francisco Bay Area youth from diverse backgrounds through an education and life skills program based on high performance tennis training. We use tennis' unique active learning experiences to inspire character development, discipline, self-discovery and problem solving. Our "Tennis is Life" and "Team" philosophies set us apart from other tennis training programs because we stress the unique life skills learned from training, competing and being part of a team. Our modest facilites add to our hard work and struggle pays off theme. These life skills developed through tennis are used in their education and their personal lives. As a result, we are the most proud of the fact that Burgos Tennis has 100% success rate of our student athletes going on to college!
Boy's 18s and Boy's 15s Successfully defend League Championships. Coed 18s earn Wild Card to Sectionals.
Boy's 18s defeated Fremont Hills Country Club 4-1 to secure the SF/Peninsula League Championship
Boy's 15s defeated a talented Chabot College team 3-2 to remain undefeated and capture the East Bay League Championship.
Thanks to everyone who participated and supported our Annual Burgos Tennis Doubles Fun-Raiser. It was the largest and most successful doubles tournament to date. More results on Facebook and 2014 Doubles Fundraiser page.
Perry Gregg (R) and Jack Bulger(not pictured) won their B14s flights at the Super Series in Stockton.
Stevie Gould & Ryan Ali compete at the Super Nationals Clay Court Championships in Ft Lauderdale, Florida
Rachel Dong won four matches in straight sets to win the Girl's 16s Open Singles at the Lafayette Summer Junior Open.
Stevie Gould & Ryan Ali representing Northern California at the National Team Zonals at the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs.
Kristine Pau Captures $4000. Olympic Club Har Tru Tournament G16s Singles
USTA Nor Cal Sectional Champions!
Stevie Gould and Ryan Ali captured the Boy's 14s Doubles Championship today defeating 5th seeded Klampaith/Yoshida 3-6, 6-3 10-8 at the University of Pacific Tennis Complex.
Our Class of 2014 graduates, Kyle Wong, Aidan Tirpack, Alex Becker and Brendan Austin all received Highest Honors medals for their academic achievement at Tamalpais High School.
Devon Whelply swept the Boy's 12s Singles and Doubles at the Marin Memorial Day Weekend Challenger
Aidan Tirpack spotlighted in Marin IJ article. Below is the link.
Our Captain Leilani Tice featured in Prep Girls Tennis Notes. Well deserved for our hard working Lani! She is headed to UC Davis in the Fall. Below is the link to the article.
We are a small Non-Profit 501 (c) (3) community tennis and education program that provides private tennis coaching, high performance tennis training, tutoring, mentoring, educational skills development and college placement. We also provide both competition team, and individual tennis programs for juniors and adults through out the San Francisco Bay Area.
We provide scholarships to juniors in need who meet our standards with training and educational support costs to help them reach their goals.
We also help our players through the college placement and recruiting process to make sure they choose the best possible schools for their goals.
Executive Director Antonio Burgos has coached hundreds of sectionally and nationally ranked players, including four National Champions. His focus has always been to develop the whole individual. Burgos considers his greatest accomplishments have been the hundreds of student athletes who have gone on to college, successful careers and more importantly lives as compassionate individuals.
Our athletes train under a code that makes them successful tennis players, students, professionals and hopefully, human beings.
The Burgos Code:
100% of Burgos Tennis Players Going to College
Our proudest achievement is that we have a 100% success rate of our student athletes going to college. Some of the schools include:
USTA Nor Cal
July 21, 2014
1 Stevie Gould B14s #7
2. Ryan Ali B14s #15
3. Lisa Swain G16s #33
4. Daria Hoang G16s #38
5. Rachel Dong G14s #43
6, Jack Bulger B14s #44
7, Kristine Pau G16s #55
8. Matia Jovanovic B16s #58
9. Leilani Tice G18s #62
10. Mitch Heckmann B16s #65
11. Ethan Caroll B14s #67
12. Matthew Rodriguez B14s #70
13. Nathan Ferro B14s #72
14. Spencer Dong B16s #80
15. Josh Belandres B14s #90
16. Mikaila Smith G18s #98
Get 10% off when you mention Burgos Tennis
Golden Gate Golf & Tennis
785 Anderson Drive
San Rafael, CA 94901
All pictures and logos are property of Burgos Tennis and cannot be used without written permission. Copyright 2014 Burgos Tennis Foundation.
All rights reserved.
Artwork and Graphics designed by Burgos Tennis player and award winning graphic designer Simon Blockley. You can see more of Simon's work at simonblockley.com Special Thanks to Michael Gough for his terrific pictures of Burgos Tennis players.
All pics and artwork are the property of Burgos Tennis and cannot be used without the written permission of the Burgos Tennis Foundation.
Burgos Tennis Foundation, Inc. is a Non Profit 501(c)(3) and a registered USTA Community Tennis/National Junior Tennis League Organization focused on creating Educational Opportunities and Tennis Training for diverse communities accross the San Francisco Bay Area.