Missouri Valley / Iowa

USTA Iowa Seeking Teams for

Junior Team Tennis

May 3, 2019
A junior team tennis team huddles up.

USTA Iowa is looking for clubs, academies or camps to create teams for the Junior Team Tennis 14 & under intermediate league. There will be 3-4 teams for each league. We are looking to have teams play in three different, one day round robin match plays in June.


Week of 6/10

Week of 6/17

Week of 6/24


The top team from each USTA Iowa league will qualify for the district tournament on July 13, at a location in the Des Moines or Ankeny area. The district champion then qualifies for the Section Championship at Lafortune Tennis Center in Tulsa, OK, July 22-24.  


We are also looking for host sites, if you would be interested in hosting one of the round robin match play events. We would need a minimum of four courts per match. Contact Faith Bliss at faithblissusta@gmail.com if you have any questions or are interested in forming a team or hosting.


USTA Iowa Junior Team Tennis FAQs


The format is:

  • 2 singles (1 boy/1 girl), 2 doubles (1 boys/1 girls), 1 mixed doubles
  • No-Ad Scoring; 1 set to 6 games
  • 7-point tie break will be played at 5 games all (win by a margin of 2)
  • Minimum 3 boys and 3 girls, suggested max 5 boys and 5 girls
  • The winner of each team match will be determined by total games won

*District and Section scoring will be two out of three sets to six games


**To play in the 14 & under league, the child must remain 14 until August 31st. If the child turns 15 before August 31st they are not eligible to play in the 14 & under summer league, but they could participate in an 18 & under league.


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