Basha Tennis Blog

Welcome to Basha Tennis’ Blog! Below you’ll find an array of information on everything from USTA tournaments and worldwide tennis events to local collegian and high school tennis reports. Plus we’ve included tennis resources, such as “how-to” articles, child development information, and safety tips. Please feel free to add your comments to any of the following blog posts by completing the comment form at the bottom of its page. If you have any questions, please click here to contact us.

Basha Tennis sponsors…

Posted by on Jul 7, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Basha Tennis sponsors…

Basha Tennis is proud to announce that we are the Premier Sponsor for Mountlake Terrace, Shorecrest, and Shorewood high schools, providing their primary official athletics information website.   Main benefits for the school Completely funds their official High School Athletic informational websites and all of the tools used by Athletic Directors, Coaches and families on a daily basis. www.WescoAthletics.com/ShorecrestScots www.WescoAthletics.com/ShorewoodThunderbirds www.WescoAthletics.com/MLTHawks (this is not quite ready yet) Completely funds future development, implementation and publishing of Middle school sites – still in development. Gives them a branded look with their own Mascot, Colors and Photo content for each sport page. Creates a stronger sense of personal pride for their community when viewing schedules, scores, standings and news. Unlocks ePoster Fundraising program for a team or booster club. Creates a unique opportunity/open door with a business like yours to actually give back in instructional and developmental ways that will increase the participation and competition in those three schools tennis programs.  Their success is your success.   The WescoAthletics website tools is a vital part of their every day – most AD’s or their secretaries use the interface many times every day.   Wesco now provides thier site to 32 leagues and more than 300 schools in Washington state and they are the official host for all 9 Washington State District Websites and District Playoff Brackets for all...

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Upcoming Forest Crest USTA Teams

Posted by on Jul 1, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Upcoming Forest Crest USTA Teams

We are in the process of setting up our fall teams for mixed +18, men +55, and women +55! If you would like to join any of these team please contact Forest Crest at 425-774-0014 or email forestcrest@gmail.com.  It is likely that Forest Crest will host these teams (3) 6.0x +18 teams (3) 7.0x +18 teams (1) 8.0x +18 team (2) 9.0x +18 teams (1) 6.0M +55 team (1) 7.0M +55 team (1) 8.0M +55 team (1) 6.0W +55 team (1) 7.0W +55 team (1) 9.0W +55...

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Junior Summer Camps

Posted by on Jul 1, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Junior Summer Camps

Session 1: July 10 – 14 Session 2: July 17 – 21 Session 3: July 24 – 28 Session 4: July 31 – Aug 4 Session 5: Aug 7 – 11 Session 6: Aug 14 – 18 Session 7: Aug 21 – 25 Registration Open! Challengers & Contenders Monday – Friday 8:30 – 11:30am   Tournament Team Tuesday & Thursday 3:00 –...

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Adult Summer Camps

Posted by on Jul 1, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Adult Summer Camps

Session 1: July 10 – 30 Session 2: August 7 – 27   Registration Open! Monday 12:00 – 1:00 – Serve & Return, Coach: Shannon Nelson Monday 1:00 – 2:00 – Ball Machine Clinic, Coach: Shannon Nelson Monday 6:00 – 7:30 – Tennis 101, Coach: Glenn Delaney Monday 7:30 – 9:00 – Tennis 202, Coach: Glenn Delaney   Tuesday 12:00 – 1:30 – Classic Cup,  Coaches: Rob Korich & Shannon Nelson Tuesday 6:00 – 7:30 – 4.0 Doubles Tactics, Coaches: Josh Basha & Rob Korich   Wednesday 9:00 – 10:30 – 4.0 Doubles, Coaches: Josh Basha & Rob Korich Wednesday 10:30 – 12:00 – 3.5+ Live Ball, Coaches: Josh Basha & Rob Korich Wednesday 12:00 – 1:00 – Serve & Return, Coaches: Shannon Nelson & Rob Korich Wednesday 1:00 – 2:00 – Red Zone, Coach: Shannon Nelson Wednesday 2:00 – 3:00 – Cardio Tennis, Coach: Shannon Nelson Wednesday 6:00 – 7:30 – 3.5x Doubles, Coaches: Josh Basha & Rob Korich Wednesday 6:00 – 7:30 – Tennis 202,  Coach: Glenn Delaney Thursday 10:30 – 11:30 – Red Zone, Coach: Rusty Bucklin Thursday 6:00 – 7:30 – Tennis 101, Coach: Glenn Delaney Thursday 7:30 – 9:00 – 2.5-3.0 technique, Coach: Glenn...

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Upcoming Adult Tournaments

Posted by on Jul 1, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Upcoming Adult Tournaments

July 13 – 16, $Open$ & NTRP, Salem, OR   July 14 – 16, NTRP, Tacoma, WA   July 21 – 23, Open & NTRP, Renton, WA   July 21 – 23, Sections +18X, Sunriver, OR   July 24 – 30, $Open$, Tacoma, WA   July 26 – 30, NTRP, Mill Creek, WA Aug 1 – 6, $Open$ & Age, Seattle, WA Aug 11 – 13, Open & NTRP, Bellingham Aug 16 – 20, NTRP, Bellevue, WA Aug 19 – 22, NTRP, Mill Creek, WA Aug 21 – 26, National 60’s, Seattle, WA Aug 31 – Sep 4, NTRP, Kent, WA Sep 1 – 4, NTRP, Bellevue, WA Sep 1 – 4, Open & Age, Yakima, WA Sep 7 – 10, NTRP, Seattle,...

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Upcoming Junior Tournaments

Posted by on Jul 1, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Upcoming Junior Tournaments

July 1 – 4, Entry Level, Bellevue, WA July 6 –  9, Int, Kirkland, WA   July 7 – 9, Adv, Olympia, WA   July 7 – 9, Entry Level, Bellevue, WA   July 11 – 13, Adv/Int, Wenatchee, WA   July 14, Entry Level, Seattle, WA   July 14 – 16, Adv, Kirkland, WA   July 14 – 16, Int, Renton, WA   July 20 – 23, Int, Kirkland, WA   July 21 – 23, Snohomish summer smash   July 27 – 30, Adv/Int, Kirkland, WA   July 28 – 30, Adv, Kent, WA   July 28, Entry Level, Seattle, WA   Aug 3 – 5, Adv, Everett, WA Aug 7 – 9, Adv, Seattle, WA   Aug 10 – 13, Adv, Bellevue, WA   Aug 14 – 16, Int, Seattle, WA   Aug 17 – 20, Adv, Kirkland, WA   Aug 23 – 27, Int, Bellevue, WA   Aug 25 – 27, Adv, Olympia,...

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Scavenger Hunt!

Posted by on Jun 29, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Scavenger Hunt!

Summer Scavenger Hunt!! Prizes include new rackets, bags, private lessons, & tennis clinics. Today we are posting 60 signs around town. Take a picture of signs when you see them (please, not while driving), ensure the number on the top right is visible. Post your pic on Facebook and/or Instagram tagging Josh Basha. 19 of the signs have a bonus prize for the first person to post the picture. There are also total signs prizes. 10 signs = Grip Replacement 20 signs = Can of Penn Balls 30 signs = Syn Gut stringing, choice of color 40 signs = 4 Ball can of Dunlop Clay Court balls 50 signs = Video Analysis of stroke of your choice 60 signs = Natural Gut stringing...

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Racket Stringing

Posted by on Mar 17, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Racket Stringing

Same Day Service (on string in stock) We carry more than 90 strings creating +8000 different hybrid options   Stringing Services Discounts Home & Visiting Teams 20% off the day of the match High School Players 20% off during their school season Forest Crest Members 10% off   String Gauge Babolat Addiction 17g Diadem Solstice Power 17g/1.20 Dunlop Black Widow 16/1.31 Dunlop Black Widow 17/1.26 Dunlop Hexy Fibre 16/1.30 Dunlop Hexy Fibre 17/1.22 Dunlop Ice 17/1.25 Dunlop Pearl  17/1.25 Dunlop Pearl  16/1.30 Dunlop Silk 16/1.32 Dunlop Silk 17/1.22 Dunlop Syn Gut (blue) 16/1.30 Dunlop Syn Gut (green) 16/1.32 Dunlop Syn Gut (green) 17g/1.25 Dunlop Syn Gut (pink) 16/1.32 Dunlop Syn Gut (white) 16/1.32 Dunlop Syn Gut (white) 17/1.25 Gamma Advantage Black 15/1.38 Gamma Advantage White 15/1.38 Gamma Challenger Syn Gut 16/1.32 Gamma Challenger Syn Gut 17/1.27 Gamma iO Soft 17 17/1.23 Gamma Ocho 17/1.25 Gamma Ocho TNT 17/1.25 Gamma Ocho TNT 16/1.30 Gamma Ocho TNT RX 16g/1.30 Gamma Ocho XP 17/1.27 Gamma Poly Z 16/1.30 Gamma Poly Z 17/1.25 Gamma Professional  16/1.32 Gamma Professional  17/1.27 Gamma Revelation 16/1.32 Gamma Stinger 16/17 1.30, 1.27 Gamma Syn Gut (purple) 16/1.30 Gamma TNT Ruff 16g/1.30 Gamma Zo Verve  16/1.32 Gosen AK Pro CX 16g/1.30 Gosen Nano Blend 16 Head FXP Natural  17g Head Hawk 17/1.25 Head Sonic Pro  17/1.25 Head Velocity MLT 16g/1.30 Luxilon Alu Power 17/1.25 Luxilon Big Banger Rough 16g/1.30 Pacific Classic Natural Gut 16g/1.30 Pacific Poly Gut Hybrid 16L Prince Classic Lightning XX 16g/1.30 Prince Classics Lightning XX 17/1.25 Prince Classics Topspin 15L/1.38 Prince Classics Tournament Nylon 15L/1.38 Prince Premier Control 16g/1.30 Prince Premier Touch 16/1.30 Prince Tour XR 16g/1.30 Pro’s Pro Black Out 16L/1.24 Pro’s Pro Clay Court Plus 16/1.30 Pro’s Pro Gutex Ultra 16/ 1.30 Pro’s Pro Hexmulti 16/1.30 Pro’s Pro Hitec Multifiber 16g/1.30 Pro’s Pro Ichiban Spin Gold 17/1.21 Pro’s Pro Intense Heat 16L/1.25 Pro’s Pro Interceptor 17L/1.20 Pro’s Pro Ku De Ta 16L/1.25 Pro’s Pro Lethal 5 16L/124 Pro’s Pro Lethal 8 16L/1.24 Pro’s Pro Nano Vendetta 16L/1.25 Pro’s Pro Plus Power 17g/1.23 Pro’s Pro Poly Spin 15L/1.33 Pro’s Pro Red Devil 19/1.14 Pro’s Pro Red Devil 17g/1.24 Pro’s Pro Spiral X 16g/1.30 Pro’s Pro Strategem 10 16L/1.25 Pro’s Pro Torpedo 16/1.30 Solinco Heaven Strings Tour Bit Diamond Rough 16L/1.25 Solinco Heaven Strings Tour Bite 18/1.15 Solinco Heaven Strings Tour Bite 17/1.20 Solinco Heaven Strings Tour Bite Diamond Rough 17/1.20 Solinco Heaven Strings Tour Bite Soft 16L/1.25 Solinco Hyper G 17g/1.20 Tecnifibre Black Code 18 17L/1.18 Tecnifibre multi feel 17g/1.25 Tecnifibre multi feel 16g/1.30 Tecnifibre Pro Red Code 18 17L/1.19 Tecnifibre X-1 BiPhase 16g/1.31 Toalson 135 Hybrid KV 1.35/1.30 Toalson Cyberblade Tour 16g/1.30 Toalson Syn 130 Spin 16g/1.30 Volkl Cyclone 17g/1.25 Volkl Power Fiber II 16g/1.30 Volkl V-blast 16g/1.30 Wilson NXT 16g/1.30 Wilson Optimus 16g/1.30 Wilson Sensation 16g/1.30 Yonex Poly Tour Pro 120 17/1.20 Yonex Tour Super 850 Pro 16/1.32 Yonex Tour Super Solid X 125 16L/1.25 Yonex Tour Super Solid X 130 16/1.30    ...

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Registration is Open!

Posted by on Feb 6, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Registration is Open!

Register today at ForestCrest.com JuniorsSession: March 6 – April 23Make up week: April 24 – 30 Tournament TeamMonday 6:00 – 7:30amTuesday 3:00 – 4:30pmWednesday 6:00 – 7:30amThursday 3:00 – 4:30pmFriday 6:00 – 7:30am ChallengersMonday 3:00 – 4:30pmTuesday 4:30 – 6:00pmWednesday 3:00 – 4:30pmThursday 4:30 – 6:00pmSunday 3:00 – 4:30pm ContendersMonday 4:30 – 6:00pmWednesday 4:30 – 6:00pmSunday 4:30 – 6:00pm AdultsSession: March 6 – April 23 Ball Machine ClinicMonday 12:00 – 1:00pm – ShannonTuesday 7:00 – 8:00am – Josh Serve & Return ClinicMonday 1:00 – 2:00pmWednesday 12:00 – 1:00pm Cardio TennisTuesday 8:00 – 9:00amWednesday 2:00 – 3:00pm Tennis 101Monday 6:00 – 7:30pmTuesday 9:30 – 10:30am 2.0 – 2.5 – Skills and Drills – Thursday 6:00 – 7:30pm 2.5 – 3.0 – Skills and Drills – Thursday 7:30 – 9:00pm 3.0 – 3.5 – Red Zone – Thursday 10:30 – 11:30am 3.5 – 4.0 – Skills and Drills – Wednesday 7:30 – 9:00pm 3.0 – Doubles Tactics – Wednesday 1:00 – 2:00pm Classic Cup Tactics – Tuesday 12:00 – 1:30pm Challenge Cup Tactics – Wednesday 10:30 – noon Kingco Cup Tactics – Tuesday 10:30 – noon 4.0 – 4.5 Doubles Tactics – Sunday 6:00 –...

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Prince Products

Posted by on Jan 23, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Prince Products

Rackets         TeXtreme Phantom 100 $199 delivery available early April TeXtreme Tour 95 $199       TeXtreme Tour 100P $199       TeXtreme Tour 100T $189       TeXtreme Warrior 100 $199       TeXtreme Warrior 100T $189       TeXtreme Warrior 107 $139       TeXtreme Warrior 107T $139       TeXtreme Warrior 107L $179       TeXtreme Premier 120 $199       TeXtreme Premier 110 $189 delivery available early April TeXtreme Premier 105 $179                           Shoes         T22 Lite         Men White/Black $99       Men Black/Green $99 delivery available early April Men Black/White/Red $99 delivery available early April Women White/Silver $99       Women Ocean/White/Pink $99 delivery available early April Women White/Teal $99 delivery available early April           T22         Men White/Black/Green $99       Men White/Navy/Silver $99       Women White/Pink $99       Women White/Silver $99    ...

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