After dominating at districts in Albuquerque this summer, our very own 12 & under Junior Team Tennis players will be heading to sectionals in Scottsdale, AZ, this fall. To help raise funds for their travel and uniforms, see our GoFundMe page!
Two First Serve students, Amanda and Quinn, won the 2019 Arthur Ashe NJTL essay contest! Of 2,750 submissions, 10 were chosen to attend Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day in NYC, and enjoy the view from the president’s box. Congratulations, Quinn and Amanda! Click here to read the Santa Fe New Mexican’s article. Click here to read […]
If you missed the live airing of First Serve’s appearance on last week’s KTRC talk show with Richard Eeds, never fear! You can listen to our grads talk about their experiences, and who they’ve become after growing up with FSNM, in podcast form. Want to know more about our grads? Check out our Student Profiles […]
Our Junior Team Tennis (JTT) athletes are doing well in sectionals so far this weekend, with a win over Tanoan for the 12 and under team, and two wins for the 14 and under team against some tough teams from Arizona on Saturday. “Our coaches have been so supportive of the kids,” head FSNM coach […]
First Serve — New Mexico graduates have been busy! On-court and in the community, our graduates share their experience in the program to inspire growth and change for the young people who are beginning their journeys in the program. On Tuesday, July 31, you can catch their new TV interview with Diane Kinderwater on KCHF […]
Over the July 14 weekend, playoffs for New Mexico USTA/Junior Team Tennis (JTT) took place in Albuquerque with First Serve’s 12 & under and 14 & under teams both taking third place. The teams will be attending sectionals August 3 – 5 filling in as No. 2 competitors. “The kids played their best and we […]
On May 15, the Santa Fe Public School board gave our own Eleanor Brenner the 2018 Excellence in Student Achievement award. At the school board meeting where the award was given, the board members acknowledged the many things First Serve — New Mexico does for students in Santa Fe and Pojoaque. “She gives so much […]
On June 1, some of our high school and college graduates spoke about their experiences in First Serve — New Mexico with Richard Eeds, a radio host for KTRC Santa Fe. Our students shared the many ways First Serve has helped them, as well as celebrated their unique and interesting backgrounds. If you missed the […]
Please enjoy this fantastic article about Jim Parker, a member of our board. His tennis career and his life have been amazing and inspiring. We at First Serve – New Mexico love his passion for the game and his passion for our kids….we are blessed to have him! Thank you, Jim! Jim Parker holding an […]
The USTA Foundation partners with First Serve – New Mexico. See their web site and what they do at www.ustafoundation.com.