USTA Iowa Seeking Teams for
Junior Team Tennis
May 3, 2019
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 email@example.com if you have any questions or are interested in forming a team or hosting.ADVERTISEMENT
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.