More than 70 junior tennis players from Central and Southern California participated in a tournament last weekend hosted by the Santa Barbara Tennis Patrons at the Santa Barbara Municipal and Santa Barbara High School courts.

Group champions from the Santa Barbara area include Henry Challen, Natalie Chan, Keanu Christiansen, Nicolas Holve, Levi Reece, Gaelan Thompson-Healy.

The Tennis Patrons will be hosting 18 junior and adult tournaments in 2023.  For more information please go to their website at

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