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What's New in The Midwest in 2012
USTA College Information Session at the ACC Tournament
Changes in the Tar Heel Qualifier
What's New in The Midwest in 2012   2012 has brought many new changes for junior competitive tournament players. National USTA has made significant changes to the tournament schedule which have reduced opportunities for many. Meanwhile, the Midwest USTA has responded to the requests of players and parents with several notablechanges: • Midwest now "owns" the elevated tournaments (Levels 1-5); this should ensure more consistent standards for tournaments, including:
o No matches starting before 8am
o 12 hours guaranteed between matches from one day to the next
o For 14s, 12s, and10-and-Unders, no matches start/resume after 9pm
o For 16s and 18s, no matches start/resume after 10pm
• Efforts made to better distribute elevated tournaments (Levels 1-5) geographically (53% in Michigan and Ohio, down from 71%)
• All events begin on Saturday
• There are elevated tournaments during all holidays, so less school is missed
• New 2-day 32-draw tournaments added
• Many more doubles added, most with a one-match consolation
• All are Feed-In Consolation
• Boys and Girls 10s compass draws added
• Concurrent events of different levels held on same weekend, allowing players to sign up for both Let us know your thoughts on these changes....join our Facebook community!  
USTA College Information Session at the ACC Tournament High school players, parents, and coaches are invited to attend a College Information Session hosted by the USTA on Saturday April 23rd at the ACC Championships, held at the Cary Tennis Park in Cary NC.
Changes in the Tar Heel Qualifier Changes in the Tar Heel Qualifier We have found information about the 2011 Tar Heel Qualifier changes posted at on NCTennis.com since the first of the year but know that some folks are still just finding out. We encourage you to make a regular stop at www.nctennis.com from time to time as that as forum is used to distribute the most information. But, in case you have not visited the site or have and have questions, please read the following.
North Carolina Levels to Align With Southern PDF  | Print |  E-mail

North Carolina junior tournament levels are aligned with Southern Tennis changes. This means Southern Junior Cup becomes a level 1 NC tournament. In addition, Junior Team Tennis(JTT) State Championships will be a level 2 NC tournament for the advanced division and a level 3 NC tournament for the intermediate division.   

The Seeding and Selection Committee will not consider players that have 6 or more suspension points at the time of selection for team events, training camps or any other special opportunities. This does not pertain to selection for the Southern Closed.

Please note that although the NC levels and Southern levels are aligned, the points tables for each remain separate.  This means that the NC points received for a NC level 2 tournament will still be different than those received for a Southern Level 2 tournament.  Please refer to the North Carolina & Southern junior points tables for more information, or become a member of our site to view points information specific to each tournament.

Last Updated on Friday, 27 November 2009 15:25
 
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