MCB Programs

The Maureen Connolly Brinker Tennis Foundation is dedicated to furthering tennis and junior tennis programs.  The foundation is proud to organize and sponsor the following programs:

  • "Little Mo"  Nationwide circuit for boys and girls 8, 9, 10, and 11 & under
  • "Little Mo"  International Open (Worldwide tournament for boys and girls 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12 & under)
  • "Mini Mo" nationwide tournaments for boys and girls ages 5-10 using low compression balls (red/orange/green dot) on shortened courts & full court.   (Various locations)
  • "Mini Mo" International Open (worldwide tournament for boys and girls ages 5-10
     at Club Med Sandpiper in Port St. Lucie, Florida from December 14-17, 2012.  
  • MCB Girls' 14 National Championships (girls 14 and under)              
  • MCB Cup (U.S. vs. Australia for Girls 14)
  • Maureen Connolly Challenge Trophy (U.S. vs. Great Britain for Girls 18)
  • Maureen Connolly Cup (ladies 55 team competition against all nations)        
  • Tennis Competitors of Dallas (league program for 6,000 ladies)
  • Metroplex Tennis League (league program for 1,500 businesswomen)

The foundation presents the following awards:
  • MCB Outstanding Player award at the USTA Girls' 18 Nationals- click here for photo of Silver Cup and a list of past recipients.
  • The Phyllis Brennan Award for "Outstanding TCD Volunteer"
  • Mary Lowdon award to Outstanding Junior Girl in Texas
  • Art Foust travel grants at DTA Junior Banquet
  •  The foundation gives support to:
    • Dallas Tennis Association
    • International Tennis Hall of Fame
    • Texas Tennis Hall of Fame
    • USTA Schools Program
    • National Junior Tennis League for inner city youth
    • Wheelchair tennis / Deaf tennis
    • McKinley Cup
    • Deserving young tennis players for travel to national tournaments