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    Western (NC) Singles Championship

    Just checking to see if any here are playing in the Western Regional Singles League Championship in North Carolina. This is the USTA Singles league Championship for half of the state. Also, any playing in the Eastern?
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    Getting ready for the Singles League in North Carolina

    We will be starting up the Singles Leagues here in North Carolina soon. I am looking forward to it (except for playing on the 95+ days in July). This year there are going to be two regional playoffs after the local season. One will be the Eastern section of the state and the other the Western...
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    Looking for sandbaggers for 4.0 team in Greensboro NC

    I know you sandbaggers have been catching a lot of grief lately here on these boards. With all that NorCal stuff and such. But I came here in peace with an offer of redemption. We would love to get a few true 4.5s or even 5.0s that have either lost on purpose to keep your ratings down or have...
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    Looking at possible replacements for LM Prestige MP

    I have been playing with the LM Prestige MP for several years now and love them. I have now gone from 3 to one good one, as I lost another one yesterday when both me and my doubles partner went for the same overhead and crashed racquets. I have been ready to restock with the LM Prestige before...
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    Singles League in North Carolina (4.0)

    I have a question for anyone that knows what is happening in the singles league in North Carolina. We have just locked up the Greensboro League. http://tennislink.usta.com/leagues/reports/teamSummary.asp?TeamCode=DB0010F759E086EAE5844BFA6938AF0E5D2C&CYear=2007 I have been told that...
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    4.0 Player In Flagler Beach FL looking for a match this week or next

    4.0 Player In Flagler Beach FL looking for a match this week or next -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hello, I am down visiting from NC and looking for some tennis while I am here for vacation. I will be hear from 6/27 thru 7/10. Even have a...
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    4.0 Player In Flagler Beach FL looking for a match this week or next

    Hello, I am down visiting from NC and looking for some tennis while I am here for vacation. I will be hear from 6/27 thru 7/10. Even have a court hear at our house.
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    USTA Singles Leagues

    Just checking to see what states have started these singles only Leagues. We have just started the season in North Carolina and was interested where else these are playing. The Leagues have 3 matches of singles and no doubles.
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    Please Help with Rule: Team players outside of there city/District (North Carolina)

    Please Help with Rule: Team players outside of there city/District (North Carolina) There is a team in the Men 4.0 division in Greensboro NC that has only 4 of 14 players from the Greensboro area. Most of the players are from VA and the others are from Raleigh/Durham. While they did not...
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    My String Review: Weisscannon Silverstring

    I was able to get the "Trifecta Sampler" put out by Weisscannon and have strung up my LM Prestige MP and thought I would give a review of the Silver String (http://www.weisscannon.com/Silverstring.html). First let me give a little background. I am a fairly strong 4.0 player from...
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    Leading up my Nintendo Racquet

    After playing a little tennis with my Nintendo Wii, I started to get a little tightness in my elbow and wrist. I know that this stick has a small head size, probably around 9 sq in. I have tried a few things so far. I put about .5 oz on the "butt cap" and about .25 at 12 o'clock so I could...
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    altis: Great buyer.

    I had the pleasure of selling a FXP Instinct to altis. He sent the payment thru paypal and everything worked out the way it should. Thanks altis
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    Grip shape of LM Prestige MP vs FXP Prestige MP

    I have gotten a FXP Prestige MP and have been using the LM version for a couple years. I do love the LM Prestige, but they have been used and restrung to the point that they are pretty wasted. I use a 4 3/8 grip as I like a small grip. The FXP grip feels more square than the LM grip shape and...
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    Poly Star Energy Trouble

    Okay, I have bought 6 packs of Poly Star Energy. Stringing it on my LM Prestige MP (59lb mains 57 crosses), the string snapped doing the mains and the crosses on a couple of occasions. I am using a drop weight stringer (and yes I do know how to use it and have done around 150 racquets over the...
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    Help: String Lenths for the Head Classic Tour MP

    I just got the Head Classic Tour MP and will be doing a two pice job with it. Does anyone know how long to make the Mains and crosses for this string job. Here is the racquet. http://www.tennis-warehouse.com/descpageRCHEAD-HC.html For my LM and FXP prestige MP it is 21 feet for the mains.
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    String Lenths for the Head Classic Tour MP

    I just got the Head Classic Tour MP and will be doing a two pice job with it. Does anyone know how long to make the Mains and crosses for this string job. Here is the racquet. http://www.tennis-warehouse.com/descpageRCHEAD-HC.html For my LM and FXP prestige MP it is 21 feet for the mains.
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    FS: Head FXP Instinct MP

    I have a Head Flexpoint Instinct MP that I got to give a try. I have played with it one time. It is great shape with only a very minor scuff on the bumper guard. I would sell it for $90.00, which would include shipping. Let me know if you are interested. johnrr@bellsouth.net
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    Just Got my Prestige FXP MP

    Just got my Prestige FXP MP from Tennis Warehouse. No supprises here as I am sure everyone has seen pictures of it. Will be stringing it up tonight and will be playing a USTA match on Thur. Will let you guys know what I think. I have been playing the Prestige LM for a couple of years now, so...
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    HEAD CLASSIC TOUR MIDPLUS Question.

    I was checking to see if Head is still making some of these racquets? I know TW has been getting the Prestige Classics Mid. But I have not seen where they are making the 660 or MP Classic Prestiges.
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    Head Flexpoint Instinct MP

    I have a Head Flexpoint Instint MP 1/4. I got it from TW to give a try. It has been played with for 2 sets and has been strung once with Pro Plasma 59/56. I don't think it has touched the ground. It is just too light for me. I wanted to give it a try and I can't tell a demo until I string...
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    Trouble with PolyStar Energy and LM Prestige

    I have been stringing for several years now and this is not just my error. I have now had this happen 4 times. I am stringing my LM Prestige MP with PolyStar Energy. The prestige has little slots for the string to go in on the Grommets and if you have one you know that when stringing it will...
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    First Impressions: Head FP Instinct

    A little background: I am a solid 4.0 player who has been using a head LM Prestige MP for two years now. I use Lux ALU at 60/57 and have been using this string for more than four years now. I used the Wilson HPS 6.1 Stretch for two years prior to that and got better pace on serve but did not...
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    Trying Poly Star Energy

    As I had stated in an earlier thread, I have gotten some Poly Star Energy. You know, the people from Luxilon stuff. I ordered the 17 Gauge version. I have been using Lux ALU for over three years and love the stuff. I have some dissapointing news about the string from a stringer stand point...
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    Head FP Instinct Question.

    I have been using the Head LM Prestige MP for almost three years. I use Lux ALU at 59/56 most of the time. I love these racquets for ground strokes and volleys. I play NTRP tournaments about once per month and play in both singles and doubles draws. I am a 4.0 by the way and use a full...
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    ROSSIGNOL F-200 carbon: Do you know this racquet?

    I have just pulled a ROSSIGNOL F-200 carbon out of my collection and strung it up and hit some with it. Nice weight and ballance for power baseline. Just checking to see if anyone has played with this stick in the past and what they thought of it. Here is a link to a picture if it I found...
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    Need super tacky thin overgrip

    I have been using the Wilson Super Tack Over grip, but they do not make it anymore I guess. I am looking for a very thin and extra tacky overgrip. The more tack the better. Any Help?
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    Did anyone see this on ****?

    http://cgi.****.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item&ssPageName=ADME:B:BNB:US:5&Item=5156958702
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    Monogut at high tension?

    I have posted before about my disapointment with monogut compaired to ALU. The big reason is the loss of tension and springy feeling compared to ALU. Has anyone tried monogut at tensions above 60lbs and does it correct the problems I have had with it?
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    Info on stringing Wood Racquets

    I have gotten several mint condition wood racquets and want to string them up for actual play. Is there a site or information for stringing these things up out there?
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    Extreme open string job (skipping every other hole)

    I just strung up my HPS 6.1 stretch (dense string pattern) using every other hole to make it an extreme open pattern to see how it would play. I used Lux ALU at 50lbs mains and 48 crosses. Hit with it and it sees like it produces not only big spin but funny bounces. I was able to hit okay...
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