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Open tryouts for the Atlantic University Tennis League!

Aug 31, 2015
written by: Tennis Canada
written by: Tennis Canada

The Atlantic University Tennis League (AUTL) is a competitive league that plays in a co-ed format throughout the academic year competing against other universities in order to win the regional title; the Nestor Cup held in Halifax. The AUTL will host 3 tournaments this year (2 regular season and one league championship) in the 2015-2016 season.

Calling all university tennis players in the Atlantic region! If you want to join your university’s tennis team, here is your chance to represent your school! A number of universities will be hosting open tryouts in the upcoming weeks and Tennis Canada wants to help you get on the court! This is a great opportunity for aspiring student-athletes to be seen by the team’s coaches.

Memorial University of Newfoundland Tennis Team

Memorial University of Newfoundland

When: September 8 – November 1

Where: Greenbelt Tennis Club, 114 Newton Rd, St-John’s

Who to contact: Dennis Keaveney/Josh Lehr at (902) 324-1937

UPEI Panthers Tennis Team

University of Prince Edward Island

When: Women-Mon Sept 14, 7pm, Men-Thurs Sept 10, 7pm

Where: Victoria Park Tennis Courts (Rain-Spa Total Fitness)

Who to contact: Brian Hall at tennispei@gmail.com or at (902) 314-4985

DAL Tigers

Dalhousie University, Halifax – NS

When: September 2

Where: Dalhousie University tennis courts during orientation week at the Dalympics

Who to contact: Jeff Domm or Aaron Yip at (902) 423-3698 or email the manager at manager@dntc.ca


Other universities in the AUTL

St-FX: Contact Saurabh at x2014gxp@stfx.ca for more information.

SMU: Contact Sandra at Sandra.jamieson@smu.ca for more information.

Acadia: Contact James at james_downie@hotmail.com for more information.

UNB: Contact Dan at dgodwin@abonytennis.com for more information.



Dalhousie tennis team hoisting the Nestor Cup in March 2015.