Mildred Southern

Year Inducted: 
1983
Category: 
Administrator/Volunteer
Hometown: 
Winston-Salem, NC
Highlights: 
  • Received USTA National Service award in 1997
  • Served as first woman president of North Carolina Tennis Association, North Carolina Tennis Foundation and the Southern Tennis Association
  • Established Young Folks Tennis in Winston-Salem
  • Won over 60 North Carolina State Championships, 40 Southern sectional championships and 16 National championships in singles and doubles
  • Was inducted into the Southern Tennis Hall of Fame in 1992
  • Continued to play, compete and win titles after her induction
  • Continued to volunteer for Winston-Salem, Inc, North Carolina tennis, Southern tennis and USTA after her induction