USTA Junior Team Tennis Nationals

Shelby and her junior tennis team returned from the National Championships in Surprise, Arizona. Shelby was the first wheelchair player to compete in this tournament. Shelby has been playing USTA Junior Team Tennis since she was in the 6th grade.  In May, 2011, her team, Kilauea Junior Tennis, won the 3.0 (18 and under) division at the Sectional Championships in Hawaii and qualified for the National Championships tournament in October. Kilauea Junior Tennis finished 16th in the nation and won the banner competition. Read about her experience.

The Kilauea Junior Tennis team showed their spirit on their first day with matching tie-dye shirts.