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USTA Junior Team Tennis

Hi everyone,

The Greenville Area Community Tennis Association is pleased to bring USTA Junior Team Tennis to Greenville, Alabama this fall. Attached are several printable documents including the letter below, a registration form, a flyer about a Tennis Fun Night on October 2 and the sizing chart for the t-shirts for each league. Youth of all ages and ability are encouraged to come and join us for a fun team experience!

If for any reason you cannot open the attachments or you need more information, please contact Johnny Mack Brown (382-7579), Julie Autrey (382-6328) or Lisa McKeague (382-2490).

Please send us a quick email back even if you are not interested so that we will know the email reached you.

Sincerely,

Lisa McKeague,

President of GACTA

USTA Junior Team Tennis

Sponsored by Greenville Area Community Tennis Association

What is it? USTA Jr. Team Tennis is like a Little League for tennis. Local teams compete against each other with end of season trophies and the potential for intermediate/advanced teams to advance to state championship games. We are planning both a Beginner League and an Intermediate/Advanced League.

When is it? Match dates are October 11, November 1, November 22 and December 6. No formal practices are planned. However, Coach Johnny Mack Brown offers clinics every week for players of all ages and abilities.

Who can play? Registration is open to all GACTA junior members in grades 1-12. Not a member? You can join when you register for Jr. Team Tennis!

How do I get started?

  1. Decide which league is right for you.
  2. Fill out a registration form.
  3. Mail it in or give it to Coach Brown, Julie Autrey or Lisa McKeague
  4. Come to our “Fun Night” on October 2 from 6-7pm for games, prizes and pizza!

Beginner’s League Fee is $15, which covers the cost of balls, trophies and a 100% cotton t‑shirt for each participant. USTA membership is encouraged, but not mandatory. Deadline for the Beginner’s League registration is October 2, 2008.

Intermediate/Advanced League Fee is $25, which covers the cost of balls, trophies, USTA TennisLink registration and an official Nike “Dri-Fit” Jr. Team Tennis shirt. In addition, USTA membership ($18/yr) is required to officially record scores and allow eligibility in state tournaments (www.usta.com). The USTA member number is necessary to complete registration in this league. Deadline for registration is September 30, 2008 for the Intermediate/Advanced League.

Whether you can play this season or not, PLEASE also email us at gacta@centurytel.net so that we will have your email address on file. It will save the cost of postage when we advertise future events. Also, please check our new website at www.greenville.usta.com for more information about our organization and fun pictures of past events.

 

 
 
 
 
 
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