The Super Championship (Super Champ) division is the highest level of junior play in Texas. It is for players who have qualified from the Championship (Champs) division. Newly qualified Super Champ players are eligible enter their first Super Champ Major Zone (SCMZ) tournament in the month following their qualification from Champs.
The SCMZ Schedule provides players with one SCMZ tournament opportunity each month. Super Champ-eligible players may play in every SCMZ, but they cannot sign up for more than one SCMZ tournament over the same sanction period. Please note that these tournaments are broken down by age – different age divisions may be held at different locations on different dates.
Only Super Champ-eligible players are allowed to play in the Singles divisions of SCMZs. Although Challenger and Champs players cannot participate in Singles SCMZ events, they may play in the Doubles divisions of SCMZs only if they sign up with a Super Champ-eligible player.ADVERTISEMENT
Click on the one of the tiers below to learn more about each tier of the Super Champ format structure!
- Size: Tournaments are limited to 256 players due to COVID-19 local restrictions and court availability
- Type: Singles only to support the recommended 6 foot spacing between players
- Draw Format: 1 draw per age group of 32 players each. Feed In Consolation (FIC) thru the round of 16.
- Player Selection: Players will be selected based on the order in which their entry is completed and received (first come, first served). Example: first 32 players to complete registration in the girls 12 and under are in the tournament. Seeding for all players will be based on Universal Tennis Rating (UTR). For Texas ranking points Tier 4 points apply. SCMZ tournament registration will open on Monday, July 20 at 12:01am.
Note: Normally there are two Super Champ events in the month of August, we have increased that to five to try and accommodate as many players as possible due to the events limit of 256 players (the Waco tournament is only for Boys and Girls 16's and 18's and has a limit of 124 players). You will notice that your credit card will not be charged until the event registration has closed and the Player Selection process is completed. Super Champ players limited to have an active registration in one SCMZ at a time (Example: Player registered for a SCMZ tournament cannot register for another SCMZ tournament in the month of August without withdrawing from the original tournament). Super Champ players are only allowed to play in one SCMZ in the month of August. FAILURE TO COMPLY WILL MAKE YOU INELIGIBLE AND YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO COMPETE IN ANY EVENTS DURING THE MONTH OF AUGUST. No late entries will be accepted.
Please visit usta.com/texas-junior-tournament-update for information on all newly added tournaments. Tournaments will be added month-by-month.