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August 18, 2009 05:42 PM

USTA Central Arizona Jr. Team Tennis
2009 Fall League
 

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Get your child into Jr. Team Tennis this Fall with levels for all ages and abilities. Play begins Sept. 15.

Season:          Sept.15 - Dec.15, 2009
Match Time:    Saturdays at 8:00 AM
(Match times may be rescheduled by the teams as agreed on by both team captains)

Location:        Chosen by each team
Co-ed teams:  Minimum of 3 boys and 3 girls 

Age divisions and levels offered:
12 & Under - Beginner
12 & Under  - Intermediate
12 & Under - Advanced

14 & Under - Intermediate
14 & Under - Advanced 

**18 & Under - Intermediate
18 & Under - Advanced

 (**USTA Central Arizona will also be offering a Southeast Valley 18 & Under League.  League will include players from Gilbert, Chandler, Tempe, and Mesa. If you are interested in playing in this league, email jtt@southwest.usta.com).

 
Registration Fee: $40 for current USTA Members
(fee includes Nike Dri-Fit Uniform Shirt, All About Tennis $10 Credit, and Awards. You must go to All About Tennis and give them your name to redeem your $10 Credit.)

The Fall Season will qualify for advancement to the championship level.  A playoff between the winning teams for the 12s, 14s, and 18s Intermediate divisions of the  Fall and 2010 Spring seasons will be held to determine advancement to the 2010 Section Championship.  Location TBD.  



Jr. Team Tennis leagues are forming now for the fall 2009 season. Register now, don't delay.
To Register as a Player:
1) All participants must be a CURRENT USTA MEMBER.  If you do not have a current membership, please go to
www.usta.com/membership to join. 

2) Contact your Team Captain or Jessica Adams at jtt@southwest.usta.com to receive a Team Number.  You must have an assigned Team Number to register.

3) Go to teamtennis.usta.com, click on "Register To Play".  Enter your assigned Team ID Number, your USTA Membership Number, and select your uniform shirt size.  Click "Proceed to Checkout", enter your payment info, click "Submit" and you are set!!

 



INTERMEDIATE PLAYER BENCHMARK LIST

USTA Jr. Team Tennis uses the NTRP system and Intermediate Benchmark List to determine the levels of play.  The rating scale is as follows:

Beginner: 2.0 & Below
Intermediate: 3.0 & Below
Advanced: 3.5 & Above


Jr. Team Tennis involves mixed doubles, and reinforces fun and fitness on co-ed teams.
A modified ranking list has been developed for tournament players to determine their Jr. Team Tennis playing level. Players on this list with 600 points or more in any age division must play in the advanced level. To verify your eligibility email jtt@southwest.usta.com 


REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS SEPT. 1, 2009!  Don't be left out, sign up now!


MANDATORY CAPTAIN'S MEETING
All listed team captains/coached must attend this meeting. Each captain will recieve their match tennis balls, and captains packet, and local league regulations. If the assigned team captain cannot be present at the meeting, the co-captain or a team parent must attend. 

WHEN:    Tuesday, September 8, 2009
               6:00 P.M.-7:00 P.M.

WHERE:   USTA Southwest office 
               7010 E. ACOMA, STE.201
               SCOTTSDALE, AZ 85254

(Date/Time is subject to change)

If you are interested in being a team coach/captain please email jtt@southwest.usta.com

 

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