Youth Tennis Teams

USTA Junior Team Tennis (JTT) will be starting in April, but registration will take place in mid-March.  Kanawha has several JTT Teams:

  • Red Ball:  for players 8 and under, play on a small court, all matches at Kanawha, all singles play, players do not need to do an adult serve
  • Beginner Orange Ball:  for players 10 and under who are just beginning match play, play on a small court, home and away matches, singles and doubles
  • Intermediate Orange Ball:  for players 10 and under who have some match experience, play on a small court, home and away matches, singles and doubles
  • Advanced Green Dot: for players 10 and under who have significant match experience, play on a regular size court, home and away matches, singles and doubles
  • Intermediate Green Dot:  for players 12 and under, play on a regular size court, home and away matches, singles and doubles
  • Regular Ball:  play on a regular court, home and away matches, singles and doubles (There are 2 age divisions, 14 and under and 18 and under.  KRA will have teams based on the number of players in each group who sign up.)

All teams are coed.  Teams for Red Ball and Orange Ball need a minimum of 4 players each, and teams for Green Dot and Regular Ball need a minimum of 3 girls and 3 boys each.  In addition to players, each team needs a team parent.  

If you have questions about the 8U and 10U JTT teams, or if you want to register your child, contact Lila LaCroix at U8andU10JTT@gmail.com.  For older children, please contact Houston Barrick, at houston.barrick@gmail.com, or contact jttrichmond@gmail.com.