Kanawha Youth Tennis Teams

The schedule for spring tennis clinics will be coming out very soon.  However, if your child is ready to start playing on a team, below is some information.

 

Kanawha spring youth tennis teams are forming now!  

JTT is offered by the United States Tennis Association (USTA) and is made up of co-ed teams with short set scoring.  

If your child can hit two/three consecutive balls, they may be ready for Junior Team Tennis! 

SKILL LEVELS:  

   8U Red Ball Division (raffle prizes & lollipops & fun!)  All matches at KRA. 

   10U Orange Ball Division

   10U Green Dot Division

   12-18U Adult Ball

SEASON:  6-8 weeks in April and May, matches on Saturdays afternoons for 8U and 10U, matches on Sunday afternoons for 12-18U

GENDER & AGES:  Boys & Girls ages 5-18

COST:    8U League Fee $50 & 10U-18U League Fee $45 

FREE USTA annual dues for 1st year players under 10 years of age!

LINK TO REGISTER INTEREST:  https://goo.gl/forms/gUsfJLler1y3bG9j1

FOR MORE INFORMATION:  Text “JTT” to 804-334-6160 or email U8andU10JTT@gmail.com.

 

If you are unfamiliar with the JTT program, an informational meeting will be held where there will be presenters and a question/answer time.

USTA Juniors Programming Informational Meeting and Q&A Session    

          Wednesday, February 21st at 6 PM - 7:30 PM
          
WestWood Club (near St. Mary's Hospital) 
          6200 W. Club Lane, Richmond, VA 23226

PRESENTERS:  
Bonnie Vona, Senior Manager of Junior Competition/Player Development, USTA MidAtlantic Section
Lila LaCroix, JTT 8U and 10U Coordinator
Kelley Glen, JTT 12-18U Coordinator

AGENDA- (We can add anything you feel would be helpful) 

  • USTA Tournament Information
  • Levels of tournaments and matching player levels  (tournament levels, points, how to look things up)
  • Youth Points/Rating Information 
  • 10U YOUTH PROGRESSION LEVEL
  • TEAM USA – 8U and 10U Pathway EDC, 12-18U 
  • JTT Program Information and  FAQ - 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U-18U  

LEAGUE WEBSITE:  http://www.richmondtennis.org/10-and-under-tennis/jtt/