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New Haven is a great city for tennis. Besides playing host to the Connecticut Open professional tournament, the Elm City has many well-maintained public courts. New Haven Youth Tennis and Education, otherwise known as New HYTEs, is working to make sure that kids from underserved neighborhoods not only have access to this life-long sport, but also thrive on and off the court.
“Tennis is a sport about resilience, about being able to rely on yourself. The amount of pride that comes to student athletes through a sport can have a ripple effect throughout their entire life,” said New HYTEs Executive Director Mavi Sanchez. Continue reading.