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South Carolina Tennis Players, Volunteers, Coaches Honored by USTA SC

October 15, 2018 10:44 AM

South Carolina Tennis Players, Volunteers, Coaches
Honored by USTA SC


COLUMBIA, S.C. – October 15, 2018 – Tennis coaches, players and volunteers from across the state will be honored for their tennis achievements later this year by the United States Tennis Association of South Carolina.

In all, 24 people and organizations will receive USTA South Carolina 2018 awards at the organization’s annual meeting on Hilton Head Island in December.

The 2018 USTA South Carolina annual award recipients:

USTA SC Annual Award


Adaptive Tennis Volunteer of the Year

Dave Andes, Chapin

Adult Female Player of the Year

Lizl Kotz, Mount Pleasant

Adult Male Player of the Year

Al Cannon, Greenville

Adult Tournament of the Year

Alan Fleming Senior Open Clay Court State Championships, Johns Island

Coach of the Year

Mike McCuen, Greenville

Cam Littlejohn Community Service Award

Carol Alan, Sumter

Community Tennis Association of the Year

Public Tennis, Inc., Bluffton

Jim Russell Junior Tournament of the Year

The South Carolina Closed Clay Courts, Greenville

John Newcomb Pro of the Year

Kevin Jackson, Camden

Junior Team Tennis Volunteer of the Year

Sonja Broderick, Greenville

Junior Boy Player of the Year

Coy Simon, Charleston and Huntley Allen­, Daniel Island

Junior Girl Player of the Year

Anna Ross, Charleston

Most Improved Junior Boy

Maxwell Smith, Charleston

Kimberly Hampton Most Improved

Junior Girl of the Year

Alice Otis, Charleston

Helen Jeter League Volunteer of the Year

Bonnie Sue Duncan, Greer

Mark Hodgin Junior Sportsmanship Boy

Earle Russell, Greenville

Mark Hodgin Junior Sportsmanship Girl

Anna Greer, Spartanburg

Media Excellence Award

Mike Saia, Charleston

Member Facility of the Year

Family Circle Tennis Center, Daniel Island

Pete Conklin Official of the Year

David and Susie Honeycutt, Myrtle Beach

Sponsor of the Year

McCall Farms, Florence

Tennis Family of the Year

The Smit Family, Fort Mill

Wilton McKinney Award

Jared Pratt, Daniel Island


More information on the awards can be found on


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USTA South Carolina is the state branch of the United States Tennis Association and is one of nine states that comprise the USTA Southern Section. A not-for-profit organization with more than 22,000 members, USTA South Carolina offers a variety of tennis programs and services for all ages and abilities to “promote and develop the growth of tennis” across South Carolina. For more information, go to, visit our Facebook page,, follow us on Twitter, @ustasc, or follow us on Instagram, ustasouthcarolina.