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JUNIORS

 

 2018 Delaware Tournament Schedule

 

 USTA Tournament Schedule

 

For information regarding junior district rankings, please contact Bryan Sauer at (610) 742-5626 or sauertennis@comcast.net.

 

DD Junior Ranking Requirements

 
  • Any Junior who resides, goes to school, or has parents working in Delaware is eligible for a Delaware Junior ranking if they meet the following criteria. Junior players must play in EITHER of the DE State Junior Tournaments (DE State Jr Championships, June 12-15 or Delaware State Jr Tournament, July 6-8).  Points for these tournaments will count 1.5 times toward their district ranking. A player must have at least 1 win in a tournament to qualify fora district ranking. The new points-per-round ranking system encourages juniors to play a minimum of 3 tournaments to receive a maximum number of points. The results from a player’s best tournaments (top 3) will count for ranking purposes. Winners will receive an additional 30 points, and a finalist will receive 20, except for the DE State Tournaments where 45 and 30 extra points for winners and finalists will be awarded respectively. Players in unranked tournaments will receive half the points awarded.
  • Non-Delaware residents must notify the Ranking Chairperson of eligibility status by October 31, 2018  It is the responsibility of the player to check the ranking lists and report any potential errors in a timely manner to the Junior Ranking Chairperson.
  • Procedure for entries: Register online at tennislink.usta.com, click on the tournament tab and put in the ID #.  Start times for at least the first match will be posted on tennislink.usta.com 48 hours before the start of the tournament.

USTA MS Sectional Information

  • Click here for the 2018 Junior Competition Guidebook.

 

 

ADULTS

 

 2018 Delaware Tournament Schedule

 

 USTA Tournament Schedule

 

For information regarding adult district ranking, please contact Jeremiah De Jose at 248.420.3722 or jdejose@wilmingtoncc.com.

 

DD Adult Ranking Requirements

 

  • To qualify for a Delaware ranking, adult players must be members in good standing of the USTA. Adults must have legal residence in, work year round in, or be a yearlong member of a club in Delaware.
  • If there are any questions as to whether or not an individual meets eligibility requirements, the individual must contact the adult Ranking Chairperson to let them know of your eligibility status by October 31, 2018.  It is the responsibility of each player to check the ranking lists and report any potential errors in a timely manner to the Ranking Chairperson.
  • All designated state championship tournaments will be weighted double in the computer ranking system.  For a men's and women's open singles ranking, a player must participate in at least two USTA MS Delaware District sanctioned tournaments that are open to all ages and win at least two matches.
  • For a men’s and women’s open singles ranking, a player must participate in at least 2 USTA MS DD sanctioned tournaments that are open to all players of all ages and win at least 2 matches.
  • For a men’s and women’s open doubles ranking, a player must participate in at least 2 USTA MS Delaware District sanctioned tournaments, with the same partner, that are open to players of all ages and win at least 2 matches.
  • For a mixed doubles open ranking, players must play in at least 2 USTA MS Delaware District sanctioned tournaments, with the same partner, that are open to all players of all ages and win at least 2 matches.   

 USTA MS Sectional Ranking Requirements

  • All adults striving for a sectional ranking should submit? a complete record form to the appropriate sectional coordinator before December 30, 2018.
  • In order to be eligible for a sectional ranking your USTA Middle States membership must be current through December 31, 2018. For more details on a sectional ranking, please consult the rankings page in Tennislink.
 

 


 
 


 
 
 
 
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