The women’s tennis team from Hilton Head Island, representing the USTA Southern Section, captured the national title over the weekend at the USTA League Adult 18 and Over 5.0+ National Championships held at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden in Indian Wells, Calif.
Hilton Head Island defeated a team from Tampa, Fla., 2-1, in the championship match.
Earlier in the day, the Hilton Head Island team defeated a team from New York, 3-0, in the semifinals. They advanced this far by winning their round-robin flight contested Friday and Saturday.
The team, based out of the Wexford Tennis Club, is captained by Tammy Zawacki (Hilton Head Island) and features Marissa Chapin (Myrtle Beach), co-captain Deanna Vroman (Daniel Island), Taylor Taylor (Memphis, Tenn.), Michael Ballard (Germantown, Tenn.) and Katrina Barnes (Myrtle Beach).