Mid City community photo gallery for Nov. 5, 2015 _lowres

Photo provided by Juan Ocampo -- Baton Rouge women’s tennis team members include, from left, Rita Little, Lora McNutt, Jessica Nicole Dinh, co-captain Ellen Martinez, captain Melissa Johnson, Lisa Marie Raiford, Melissa Coles Thompson, Cindy Kelley and Laura Wilson.

The Baton Rouge women’s tennis team, representing the U.S. Tennis Association’s Southern Section, won the national title at the USTA League Adult 18 & Over 2.5 National Championships held Oct. 2-4 at Indian Wells Tennis Garden in Indian Wells, California.

Baton Rouge defeated a team from Tualatin, Oregon, 2-1 in the title match.

Team members are captain Melissa Johnson, Rita Little, Lora McNutt, Jessica Nicole Dinh, co-captain Ellen Martinez, Lisa Marie Raiford, Melissa Coles Thompson, Cindy Kelley and Laura Wilson. They play at BREC Highland Road Park Tennis Center.

Raiford is a resident of Prairieville.

USTA League is the world’s largest recreational tennis league. Visit usta.com for more information.