Who Is Eligible For The Sacramento Competition Training Center?
The Sacramento area USTA Competition Training Center Teams are designed for a group of promising junior players between the ages of 10 and 14 who reside in Sacramento. All players accepted into the program, will be provided with instruction with sports science and allow for drills and match play with the other top juniors in the Sacramento area.
Can Anyone Sign Up For A Team? How Are The Players Accepted On The Team?
Yes, anyone can apply, but not all players will be selected.
The CTCs are structured to provide further training for NorCal's 14 and under players. A top twenty list will be devised using the 4-2 formula - the 4 returning players and the next 2 moving up. A player with a birthday from January through June will be defined as a player moving up, and a player with a birthday from July through December as a returning player.
If you are not selected to be on the team your credit card will not get charged.
2007 Training Schedule
January 15 (12:00 - 5:00 pm) MLK Jr. Holiday
February 11 (12:00 - 5:00 pm) Lincoln Day Holiday
February 19 (12:00 - 5:00 pm) Washington Day Holiday
March 11, 25 (12:00 - 4:00 pm)
April 2-6, 22 Dates and times TBA
April 22 (12:00 - 4:00pm)
May 6 (12:00 - 4:00pm)
Matches will be scheduled against other NorCal CTC programs and NorCal clubs with comparable junior programs.
CTC team will travel to various clubs for competition.
Every effort will be made to adhere to this schedule, however, there may be changes. Rain outs will be rescheduled.
Where Will The Sacramento CTC Team Be Hosted At?
CTC team practices will be held at the California Family Fitness Center in Elk Grove. The address is 8569 Bond Road, Elk Grove, CA. 95624
Who Is The Coach Of The Sacramento Team?
The coach for the Competition Training Center Team is Dexter Fong. Dexter has coached top NorCal junior players from all over the Bay Area. He has also coached several USTA NorCal Zone Teams as well our Pacific Cup team for the past two years.
Other various tennis experts will also join Dexter.
What Do I Need To Do To Apply?
In order to apply for the Sacramento CTC Team you must register online. If you are accepted into the program you will be sent additional documents to fill out and your credit card will get charged. If you do not make the team your credit card will get charged.
Players are selected manually by the tournament director after the close of registration.
Entry to this tournament is restricted. To see how entrants will be selected, follow the “Selection Process” link to the left. It is the player’s responsibility to check the selection list(s) after registering online to be sure that a check mark appears beside the player’s name on the list, in order to insure proper registration. Entries must be submitted by Thursday, January 4, 2007 11:59:00 PM Pacific Time. Only USTA members can register online if available.
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