Youth Progression Exemptions
Exemptions Effective September 1, 2016:
- Any player aged 10 and under as of September 1, 2016 who has played a minimum of 30 sets or has earned at least 750 ranking points (as per their player record in TennisLink) in 12U Green and/or 12U-18U Yellow Ball USTA sanctioned tournaments between January 1-August 31 is eligible to continue playing at that same level or one level below. i.e. As of Sept. 1, 2016 all age eligible players that have achieved the above outlined criteria will be able to register for 10U Green Level 1 tournaments,12U Green and 12U-18U Yellow Ball sanctioned tournaments and 10U-18U Junior Team Tennis Programs.
- Any player aged 10 and under as of September 1, 2016 who has not played a minimum of 30 sets or has not earned 750 ranking points as outlined above) will have their 2016 participation in USTA tournaments and USTA Junior Team Tennis credited as participation stars toward the Youth Progression requirements.