GENERAL INFORMATION ON BOYS 18s NATIONAL TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS
National Team Championships are the highest level of team competition in the U.S. and have been designated as Level 1 National Ranking Tournaments. National Team Championships are singles and doubles team events to introduce players to national competition in which players get to compete alongside fellow Middle States players against teams from the other sections.
ENTRIES CLOSE ON JUNE 21, 2018. NO LATE ENTRIES ACCEPTED. SELECTION DATE IS JUNE 28, 2018.
Boys 18s National Team Championships will be held from July 28th through July 31st, 2018. . USTA Middle States will select 6 Boys for the team to be accompanied by a USTA Middle States coach. The Championships will be held at the University of Illinois Atkins Tennis Center in Urbana, IL.
Airfare expenses are the responsibility of the player.
Tournament Site: University of Illinois, 1410 W. St. Mary's Road, Urbana, IL 61801
Tournament Schedule: All players are expected to arrive at Willard Airport in Champaign, IL (CMI) on Friday July 27th (arrive approx. 1 pm) . USTA Middle States representatives will meet players at the airport and will transport players from airport to hotel and tournament site throughout the event.
Hotel: Players will be housed with the coach at the host hotel at no additional expense. The hotel is The Hawthorne Suites, 101 Trade Ctr. Drive, Champaign, IL 217-398-3400. Roommate Requests are considered.
Team Competition: July 28th through July 31st, 2018
Meals Provided: Full breakfasts are provided at the hotel. Lunches are paid by Middle States. Recommended that players bring an extra $200 for extra food, racquet stringing and spending money.
Departure Date: Tuesday, July 31st AFTER 5:00 pm from Willard Airport in Champaign, IL, UNLESS you are going to the USTA Boys National Championships in Kalamazoo. USTA Middle States will provide transportation to Kalamazoo after the Team event is completed on Tuesday. Parents are expected to meet players at the host hotel in Kalamazoo on Tuesday July 31st.
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For more information on National Team events, please contact the
USTA MS Sr. Director of Junior Competition, Mike Kennedy, at
Players are selected manually by the tournament director after the close of registration.
Entry to this tournament is open to specified residents only. Entries must be submitted by Thursday, June 21, 2018 11:59:00 PM Eastern Time. Only USTA members can register online if available.
In the future, you can jump straight to this tournament by entering the tournament identification number: 350068518 from the searchable schedule homepage.
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