Member News (LATEST)

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Two Weddings for SGTC!

Isabel Sun’s daughter Jennifer, wed in January 2011!! She’s moved to Orange County so we wont’ be seeing her so much.   Congratulations Jennifer & husband and your mom & dad & family!

Hiroko Hirose & Lee Nguyen wed in Maui December 24th.

The Happy Tennis Couple – so in love…

Hiroko & Lee Wed in Hawaii Dec 2010

Martin & Tina’s Nov 13th Wedding – Enjoy… (It was a great night of good food, good friends and family & lots of fun antics).  After the honeymoon – we’re expecting to see you both at the tennis courts!!

The beaming couple…

Beautiful Bride Tina with the loveliest smile

A few lucky SGTC members share in Martin & Tina’s happy occasion

Money, money, money hanging all over both of you!

Jeremy played wonderful piano music at the wedding…

Beauty & the Beasts

Eddie, you the best dancer as “Madonna”!

Tina & her 3 sisters, sister in laws, family

Do you remember when we got married? Seems like just yesterday….

Member News As of Oct 20, 2010

Our 3.0 Women’s USTA team came in 3rd place at the National Championships Oct 15 to 17. Congratulations to SGTC members: Lisa Szeto, Keiko Kagan, Rosenna Sun, Lisa Yeung, Kathy Janisch, Liz Arellano, May

Nakamura for bringing your team to great heights!

Husband of Lisa Szeto, Brian Ching, got to cheer for the team in Tuscon, Arizona.  According to Brian,   “Lisa played two rounds of Singles – won one and lost one, as well as played one round of doubles.  She fought so hard in all of her matches and said he is so proud of her  This was her first time ever competing in tennis”.   SGTC is proud of all their members for playing superb tennis.




3.0 Women\’s USTA Nationals Arizona


Isabel Sun’s daughter just got married last month!! Congratulations, Isabel!

TOMMY CHU’s daughter Katie, 23 yrs old has just given birth on July 22, 2010 to newborn, Chase Ryder Chalecki.  Congratulations, Tommy!  You’re probably planning to get Chase started in tennis as soon as he can walk.

Graduate School here we come – Tony Law just started his Counseling Master’s program through Mt Saint Mary’s College in LA.  He is working full-time there also as an Admissions Counselor, keeping very busy, in charge of alot of events at the college.  Leslie Mach will start his Master’s degree program in Counseling this fall at the University of San Francisco (not UCSF and not SFState).    Wow.  You 2 can replace my Counseling position at Glendale College when I retire in a few years!

Hiroko Nozoe, SGTC member who co-coordinates with Keiko Kagan and Lee Nguyen (the Scramble days) was captain of a USTA Beach Cities team.  She worked hard to organize the team and set up competitive partners to increase their team’s chances of winning.  Sandy Lee got to play on the team and really  enjoyed it – she even got to play at Palos Verdes Rolling Hills Country Club Tennis courts!!  Wow, getting up in the world….  Lee Nguyen was there every week cheering Hiroko on (she played excellent singles matches) and the other team players.

Hiroko and Lee will soon be tying the knot, so keep checking your “Member News” page every so often.  They will be joining Martin Law & Tina Tuong soon.

MORE USTA Doubles News:

Lisa Szeto,Kathleen Janisch, Lisa Yeung, Liz Arellano, Rosenna Sun, Keiko Kagan, all SGTC members won their 3.0 USTA women’s doubles flight, winning 10-0 (all their matches)! They are going to Nationals in Tuscon, Arizona mid October!

More SGTC members going to Nationals in October – 3.5 USTA team Amy Liang, Gloria Estrada, and Rebecca Loo! Captained by our own SGTC member, Yayomi Kanai! Good luck all!

Gloria Estrada is also on a Senior 3.5 Inland Empire USTA team going to Nationals, too! Wow.  Gloria – 2 great teams!

USTA MIXED DOUBLES TEAMS 6.0 and 8.0 go to Nationals in Nov 2010 Tucson, Arizona

Our very own SGTC members, Amber Marsden & Mike Lu on the Arcadia Team (San Gabriel League) 8.0 , captained by Terry Chan won against 4 teams over the weekend of May 15/16, 2010 at the Lakewood Tennis Center – to capture the chance to go to the Nationals USTA Competition this Fall (November).

Also, SGTC member, Lee Nguyen was on the winning 6.0 Mixed team as well (captained by Adriana Pineda) playing out of Whittier Narrows.  Lee will be in the Nov. National USTA competition in Tuscon, Arizona!

Congratulations to our members!

PS Many of our SGTC Members were close to getting to the sectionals, too.  If you have any news of USTA members – please email Sandy

CLICK on the LINK to the San Gabriel Valley USTA News website :

Pete Villalobos’ granddaughter, USMC Lance Corporal, Stefanie Salazar is getting married on July 17th.
Pete is very proud of Stefanie’s service to our country as a U.S. Marine. Stefanie is currently stationed at Camp Pendleton and still has a year and a half of service left to perform.  He is extremely happy for her upcoming marriage.  She met her fiance, Jeff, also a serviceman, in Okinawa where she had been stationed the past 2-1/2 years.

Please send Sandy ( any news from you that you’d like to share with your friends and members of SGTC!

PETER MO – recently published a novel in Chinese, If any of our members who are interested to  read Chinese novel can order from Peter.  Email him at: <>

This is Peter’s Chinese blog’s web page about his New book publishing information.  Check it out (in Chinese).

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