What is USTA Junior Team Tennis (JTT)?
In USTA JTT, the team concept emphasizes fun, fitness, and friends. The focus in this kind of play is on
enjoying exercising and learning the skills that make tennis fun for players at all ages and levels of competition.
Ages include: 10 & under, 12 & under, 14 & under, and 18 & under.
Who will be on my team?
Evergreen Racquet Club Professionals will place players on teams to encourage fun and competitive matches for each junior. A minimum of 3 girls and 3 boys will make up a team. Please list any friend(s) that you would like to be on the same team on the registration form. Listing the names does not guarantee that you will be placed on the same team.
When do we meet?
Juniors are scheduled to meet 7 times. Match dates are Fridays (June 10, 17, 24 and July 1, 8, 15) and Saturday June 11th . Matches will be scheduled between the hours of 8:30am – 1:30pm.
All first place teams in each division will be qualified to play in the District Championship Tournament in Effing-ham on July 18th for 18 & under and July 19th for 10 & under, 12 & under and 14 & under.
The winning team of the District Tournament and top performing 10 & under team will qualify to play the Midwest Section Championship in Indianapolis July 30th -31st.
How do I register?
Go to our Junior Tennis page, and download the registration form. Complete and return the registration form to ERC with fee by June 3, 2016 . A minimum of 6 juniors per team is needed for each week’s match; so please indicate dates that you are unable to attend. Must provide USTA number at registration.
What is the cost?
The cost is $120 for anyone participating who is not a member of Evergreen Racquet Club and $100 for members wishing to participate. By signing up, your place each week is guaranteed. Cost includes tennis court time and balls. There may be spots on a week to week basis for a $20.00 fee. These spots will be offered on first come basis every Monday. In addition, every youth participating must be a USTA member to play. (cost $20 per year) See the benefits of being a member at usta.com/membership. To enroll in the USTA and get your child a member-ship number please call 1-800-990-8782. Memberships must be current.