Ten young people ages 10 to 18 from National Junior Tennis and Learning (NJTL) chapters around the country have been selected as this year’s winners of the 23rd annual NJTL Essay Contest.

The ten awardees of the 2021 NJTL Essay Contest were selected in the following categories:

Winners NJTL Chapter
10 & Under
Brooklyn Burke
Caleb Kim

Todd Martin Youth Leadership
Tuscaloosa Tennis Association
11-12 years old
Leedia Xiong
Devin Stuppin

Saint Paul Urban Tennis
Youth Tennis Advantage
13-14 years old
Erin Baumeister
Kaleb Ngwendson

Houston Tennis Association
Fred Wells Tennis & Education Center
15-16 years old
Talia Saks
Sean Wu

Legacy Youth Tennis & Education
First Serve OKC
17-18 years old
Molly Schleck
Clifton Sanders

Rising Stars of Kentucky Tennis
Dallas Tennis & Education Academy