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Competition Squad USTA TEAM

2017 USTA Long Island Regional and Eastern Sectional competition team.

March thru May Regional Competition. Open to SCJTL PCTeam members.

Info below is from the 2017 program. 2018 USTA Team progam is under development.

2017 SCJTL USTA 18U Team


SCJTL Competition Squad placed 3rd in the 2017 USTA Long Island Regional held May 2017.

2016 SCJTL USTA 18U Team

SCJTL Competition Squad placed 3rd in the 2016 USTA Long Island Regional held May 2016.

2015 SCJTL USTA Teams

18U Regional Team


14U Regional Team

2015 Long Island Regional 2nd Place

USTA Team Fees and Match info:

Team Registration fee: $65
2016 PCTeam members pay: $50

Team season package = $350   
Includes:
4 team practices and 1 L.I. Regional Competition
USTA Team shirt.

USTA Team members should be available to play 4 to 5 matches against other USTA JTT registered teams.
Match fees = $50 

How to Register for the Team

Contact SCJTL with interest in joining the team.
Phone: 631-590-5019
Email SCJTL

Team roster will be developed.
Registration once teams are formed.

Program Schedule

USTA Team 2017 practice schedule:

Practice 1: Saturday - April 8, 2017- 5-6pm- First team mtg.> EAC/Hicksville match after meeting.Completed

Practice 2:
Day: Saturday
Date: May 6, 2017
Time: 4pm to 7pm
Location: Moved back to SCJTL Training Center

Practice 3: Pre-Regional Team Practice
Day: Friday
Date: May 12, 2017
Time: 7pm to 9pm
Location: Sportime Kings Park

USTA Team match announcements here:

L. I. Regional 18U Championships

USTA Sectional 18U Championships

Match 1+2: Hicksville/EAC 3-way

Completed
Home:
Sportime Kings Park* (*Included in Program pak)
Day: Saturday
Date: April 8, 2017
Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Match 2: Huntington Indoor Tennis

Completed
Away:
Huntington Indoor Tennis
100 Broadway, Huntington Station.
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Day: Saturday
Date: April 15, 2017
Time: 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Match 4: World Gym 18u
Completed
Away:
World Gym* (*Included in Program pak)
384 Mark Tree Rd., East Setauket.
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Day: Saturday
Date: April 22, 2017
Time: 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

2017 Championship Season

  • USTA Eastern Sectional 18U Championships:
    Dates: Sat./Sun: June 17-18
    Location: Central Park - Albany, NY
  • JTT Nationals:
    14U: YBA
    18U: TBA
    Location: TBA

Click for detailed information about the program, matches and competition, eligibility and more.

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COACHING STAFF

Head Coach: Joe Arias

COMP SQUAD TEAM TRAINING RESOURCES

  • Used in Conjunction with Comp Squad USTA Team on court training session.
  • Downloads and videos supporting SCJTL USTA Team training themes.

SCJTL Competition Squad Training Site

Visit the SCJTL Comp Squad USTA Team on

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USTA Junior Team Tennis National web site.


 

About the Program:

About USTA Junior Team Tennis:
USTA Jr. Team Tennis brings kids together in teams to play singles, doubles and mixed doubles against other teams. It promotes social skills and important values by fostering a spirit of cooperation and unity, as well as individual self-growth. Also, it’s a fun environment for kids in which they learn that succeeding is really more about how they play the game – win or lose
SCJTL USTA Team:
Boys and Girls 18+Under, 14+Under. Intermediate and Advanced Levels.
Number of players needed.:  8 per team Maximum - 4 boys and 4 girls

Matches and Competitions:
The SCJTL USTA JTT (Competition Squad or Comp squad) program is designed to compete and succeed in USTA L.I. Regional, Section, and National competitions.
Matches will be scheduled between registered USTA JTT teams on Long Island. We expect to arrange 4 to 5 matches during the season before Regionals. Most matches will take place against other USTA JTT teams in Suffolk County. There is the possibility of playing against a team from Nassau County. 
Matches will be scheduled on Fridays and Sundays until the end of March. Some April matches may be scheduled for Saturdays as well.

Practices
Practices sessions take place indoors thru March at Sportime Kings Park.
Starting April 22,  practice will take place outdoors at the SCJTL Training Center on the weekends in preparation for Regional competition.

Costs and fees:

USTA Team Fees

Team Registration Fee: $65
Current PCTeam members pay: $50
USTA Team shirt included.

Team season package = $350   
Includes: 4 team practices and 1 L.I. Regional Competition

Match fees = $50

i.   Includes mandatory team practices(4) and regional competition (1)event. Practice fees will only be requested for separate practice sessions if necessary.              
ii.  Match fees for inter club competition may vary depending on the court charges from other clubs.
iii. Sectional/National competition fees will be based on court and staffing expenses explained before team commits to attend.

Commitment:
Registered members of the JTT Squad must commit attend all team practices and the LI Regional event.
Each player must play a minimum of 3 sanctioned matches to qualify for Regionals.
We expect to play 4 to 5 matches before the Regionals in May.
Schedule of matches will be provided. Registration for sectional/national events will be offered early enough in the event team qualifies so players may decide whether or not to commit to sectional/national play. Players willing to commit to the most amount of matches and competitions will receive priority consideration to be on the team.

Player Eligibility:

All participants must be USTA junior members. I will need USTA member numbers to register the teams. You will need your USTA Member number to register for this team.
To join the USTA click: http://membership.usta.com/section/Individual-Family-Memberships/101.uts   

Age qualifications: Player must be within the age group during regional, sectional and national competition.
The monthly range is May 2015 thru August 2015.

Player Qualifications:

  • Boys and Girls ages 12 to 18.

    • Middle School, Junior Varsity and Varsity tennis teams experience.

    • USTA Regional Level 3 and Sectional Level 2 and 1 tournament players.

    • SCJTL White and Blue Division level players.

Not sure or have a question about eligibility? Email and ask  SCJTL