REMINDER: Register for Junior Sectionals by July 27
The deadline to enter for the 2015 Junior Sectional Championships is fast approaching! If you are a Championship Level competitor and you miss out on competing at the Junior Sections you will not be allowed to be endorsed to compete at National Tournaments. Also, players that don’t compete at the Junior Sectional Championships might not be selected for section events such as Early Development Camps, Team USA Camps, Competitive Training Centers, The Pacific Cup, The Pacific Coast 10 and Under Exchange, or other invitational events. Further, players not endorsed run the chance of not being selected to represent the Pacific Northwest at 2016 Zone and National Team competitions. NOTE: The Boy’s and Girl’s 10 participants at Junior Sectionals DO NOT need to have a Standing on the 12 Month Rolling Standing to compete. All other age divisions must have a standing in order to compete.
The tournament number is 600018715 and the tournament will take place at Tualatin Hills, August 13-16, 2015.
Upcoming Events - August 2015
There are two key events for juniors coming in August. The first is the Junior Team Tennis Sectionals taking place August 7-9. This event will have two age divisions each with two levels of competition for boys and girls 18 and under as well as 14 and under. Each age group will have a championship level, as well as an intermediate level, each progressing onto the national level championships. This event will take place at the Tualatin Hills Tennis Center in Beaverton. On-line signup is available now.
The second key event is for Championship Level competitors: the Junior Sectional Tournament taking place August 13-16 also at the Tualatin Hills Tennis Center in Beaverton. This is the only mandatory tournament for all Championship Level participants in the Pacific Northwest. The only criteria to play in this important tournament is that a participant must hold a standing in the age group they wish to play in at the Junior Sectional Tournament. It is important that all Championship Level competitors participate in this tournament! The tournament number for on-line sign up is 600018715 and the deadline to sign up is July 27, 2015.
2015 USTA National Teams - FINAL SELECTIONS
The lists below are FINAL. No changes can be made. Information regarding locations and flight information will be forthcoming. Please direct any questions to email@example.com.
Final team selections - 2015
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Non-members playing in USTA Sanctioned Tournaments
USTA National now allows Tournaments to allow non-members to participate in certain USTA Sanctioned events. Here are the details.
2015 USTA Pacific Northwest Junior Competition Rules
Please view and print the 2015 USTA Pacific Northwest Junior Competition Rules for all levels of junior play: Champ, Challenger and Rookie.
In addition to the rules, you will also find details regarding the 2015 USTA Pacific Northwest Junior Sectional Tournament which will be held August 13-16 at the Tualatin Hills Tennis Center in Beaverton, OR.
If you have any questions about the 2015 Junior Competition Rules, please feel free to contact Jim Markin, USTA Pacific Northwest Director of Junior Player Development at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Juniors Invited to Apply for USTA/PNW Travel Assistance Grants
|Junior tennis players participating in USTA Pacific Northwest (USTA/PNW) sanctioned championship-level tournaments or a USTA National Championship tournament may apply for a need-based Travel Assistance Grant. The purpose of the USTA/PNW Travel Assistance Grant program is to provide financial support to players who would not otherwise have the means to travel and participate in sanctioned section tournaments and/or national tournaments.
Please note that the applications for section tournament travel grants and national tournament travel grants are separate. You may be considered for both grants but you must complete both applications in their entirety to do so. Please click here to view and print the USTA/PNW Section Travel Assistance Grant application. Please click here to view and print the USTA/PNW National Travel Assistance Grant application (please use the 2012 forms).
Travel Assistance Grants are to be used for travel and tournament expenses incurred by the player only, and may not be used for family members, coaches or any other expense. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Jim Markin, USTA/PNW Director of Junior Player Development, at email@example.com.