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Northwest Missouri State University


Facilities & Directions

Facilities & Directions

Frank Grube Tennis Courts Tennis

The Frank Grube Tennis Courts are the primary practice and event facility for the Northwest Missouri State tennis teams. Located north of the Robert P. Foster Aquatic Center, the tennis courts have a seating capacity of 100. The High Rise Tennis Courts located west of the baseball field and south of the softball field, also seats 100 spectators and is used by the Bearcat tennis teams as well.

The facilities have played host to numerous regional ITA and NCAA tournaments. As most recently as October of 2010, Northwest hosted the ITA South Central Regional Tournament. In the summer of 2010 the Grube tennis courts were resurfaced.

Tennis Tennis


Driving Directions To Campus

From Kansas City (2 hours; 1.5 hours from the airport)
Go north on Interstate 29 through St. Joseph. Proceed north to Exit 56A to Highway 71. Proceed north 35 miles on Highway 71 to Maryville. Take Business 71 into town; it becomes Main Street. Proceed on Main into the downtown area and turn left onto Fourth Street (please follow detour signage to Fourth Street). Follow the Bearcat Paws to campus.

From Des Moines (2 hours, 30 minutes)
Go south on Interstate 35 for 65 miles to the Leon, Iowa Highway 2, exit #12. Turn right and proceed west on Highway 2 for 60 miles to Bedford, Iowa. Turn left on Iowa Highway148 and proceed south for 20 miles to Maryville. Turn Right on Highway CC, and at the intersection of U.S. Highway 71 continue straight on Business 71 and follow it into the downtown area. Turn right on Fourth Street (please follow detour signage to Fourth Street). Follow the Bearcat Paws to campus.

From Omaha-Council Bluffs (2 hours)
Go south on Interstate 29 to Exit 110, Rock Port, Mo. Turn left onto U.S. Highway 136 (east). Follow U.S. 136 to Highway 71. Turn right onto Highway 71 and proceed south to Maryville, 18 miles. Turn right on Icon Road (look for Northwest Missouri State University directional sign) and proceed south approximately 2 miles to campus. Turn left onto College Avenue.

From Lincoln (2 hours)
Go east on Highway 2 through Sidney, Iowa, for 45 miles to Clarinda, Iowa. Turn right onto Highway 71 and proceed 30 miles to Maryville. Turn right on Icon Road (look for Northwest Missouri State University directional sign) and proceed south approximately 2 miles to campus. Turn left onto College Avenue.

From St. Louis (5 hours, 30 minutes)
Go west on Interstate 70 to Kansas City. Exit right onto Interstate 435 North (Des Moines). Exit left onto Interstate 29 North through St. Joseph. Proceed north to Exit #56A to U.S. Highway 71. Proceed north 35 miles on U.S. 71 to Maryville. Take Business 71 into town; it becomes Main Street. Proceed on Main into the downtown area and turn left onto Fourth Street (please follow detour signage to Fourth Street). Follow the Bearcat Paws to campus.