2018 Cougar Open, October 19-21, 2018
2018 Cougar Open Fact Sheet
For more information on the 2018 Cougar Open, please contact:
Samantha Kwan, PhD
Director of the Cougar Open
2017 Cougar Open, October 6-8, 2017
Thank you to our sponsors, donors, UH Adaptive Athletics coordinators, volunteers, Memorial Park staff, and USTA official Tomoko King for making the 2017 UH COUGAR OPEN PRESENTED BY THE ONE STEP CLOSER FOUNDATION a success. We hope the players had a great time and we look forward to seeing everyone in 2018.
UH News featured the 2017 Cougar Open in a news item titled, "UH Hosts Nationally Sanctioned Wheelchair Tennis Tournament"
2016 Cougar Open
Adaptive Athletics at the University of Houston hosted its first United States Tennis Association (USTA)-sanctioned wheelchair tennis tournament October 28-30, 2016. The event featured 20 players in the A, B, C, and Quad divisions competing in singles and doubles matches. We would like to thank the athletes, student coordinators, community volunteers, USTA officials, corporate sponsors, and individual donors for making the inaugural UH Cougar Open an overwhelming success! The Houston Chronicle featured a story about the 2016 UH Cougar Open. The article includes insights from the Director of Adaptive Athletics, Dr. Michael Cottingham, as well as the Director of the Cougar Open, Dr. Samantha Kwan.
Read the story on the Houston Chronicle website.