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September 2016  

AdultAdult Leagues

Need To Know Important USTA League Dates? Check The Website!

Don't forget to go to pnw.usta.com/USTA-League for all of the latest dates and information regarding USTA League play.


JuniorJunior Competition

Level 4 Jr Tournaments

We are currently looking for facilities to host the PNW Level 4 tournament in 2017. 
If you are interested in hosting one in 2017, please click here and follow the 2017 Tournament Sanction Process steps 
Selection Criteria
*    Geographic location. 
*    Number of courts.  6 indoor courts per gender minimum required. 
*    A variety of dates. 
*    All other criteria as listed in the "2017 USTA/PNW Tournament Sanction Agreement Form."

The following dates are when we are looking for facilities to host a level 4 tournament.  

Level 4 Dates 
February 3-5, 2017 
February 18-20, 2017 
February 24-26, 2017 
March 17-19, 2017 
October 14-15, 2017 
October 21-22, 2017 
October 28-29, 2017 
November 405, 2017 
Noverber 11-12, 2017 
 

Tournaments
Tournaments

2017 Tournament Sanctioning (Adults and Juniors)

The time has come to start submitting the 2017 Online Sanction Forms! Click here to view the online 2017 Tournament Sanction Process webpage.  This page will show the sanctioning process, the new 2017 USTA/PNW Tournament Sanction Agreement Form, important dates, and other tournament sanctioning information. The webpage is also available by clicking on "Tournament Director" under Adult or Junior Competition on the PNW USTA homepage.  The deadline to submit tournament sanctions is October 23, 2016. For more information please contact Trenton Corvino (juniors) at tcorvino@pnw.usta.com or Adam Hutchinson (adults) at ahutchinson@pnw.usta.com.
 
Want to host an Adult National Tournament?

If you want some high level tennis on your courts, consider hosting and running a USTA Adult Category I National Championship. The USTA National office is still looking for a home for the following tournaments in 2017:

DIVISION SURFACE
Women's 35 Singles & Doubles  Indoor 
Women's 45 Singles & Doubles  Indoor 
Women's 55 Singles & Doubles  Indoor  
Men's 30 Singles & Doubles   Indoor
Women's 30 Singles & Doubles  Indoor
Men's 55 Singles & Doubles Indoor 

If you are interested in reading more information about the events or to bid on one or more of them you may do so at the following link:

TenUnder 10 & Under Program

10 & Under On-Court Workshop Coming to Portland in November!

Tualatin Hills Tennis Center in Beaverton, Oregon, is hosting a 10 and Under On-Court Workshop on Saturday, November 12, from 5:00-8:30pm.  This will be the last workshop available in 2016.  

This interactive 10 and Under Workshop highlights skill development, progressions, and child centered activities. Don't miss out on an opportunity to improve your coaching skills and get kids playing more tennis.  The cost is $15.00 to attend.  Registration will be open shortly at: http://www.pnw.usta.com/coaches_organizers/10Uworkshops/.  So mark your calendars and get excited!  If you want an email when registration is open or have any other questions, contact Alyssa Morrison at Morrison@pnw.usta.com, or call 503-718-3338.

This workshop coincides with USPTA Testing that same weekend.  If you'd like to learn more about becoming USPTA Certified, email Ted Sayrahder at tedsayrahder@gmail.com
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InfoGeneral Announcements

USTA PNW Committee Application 
 
Do you have a passion for tennis? Do you want to be involved in an innovative, entrepreneurial, well-established and well-known organization?

The Pacific Northwest Section of the US Tennis Association (USTA PNW) is a 501(c)3 not-for
profit organization looking for Committee Members to serve a 2 year commitment beginning
on January 1, 2017.  We have many different committees.  
Click here to learn more and apply.

The deadline for applications is 9/30/16.  Please let us know if you have any questions about these committees or what your responsibilities would be.

 
Social Media Opportunity

USTA PNW wants to feature your club, players and instructors on our social media channels! Have a great junior or adult player you want to spotlight? Have an instructor who would be great to interview? Snap a great shot of your club? Post your photos or videos to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter using #PlayPNW or tag USTA Pacific Northwest.

YouthTennis.Com

The registration portion of this website has been disabled and will be re-branded in March, 2017 . The website itself will continue to serve as a content destination until the third quarter of 2017.  For additional information click here. Please send any inquiries to CTMarketing@USTA.com

National Federation of State High School Association


If you have players at your club which also participate on high school tennis teams click here for their website.


News to share?
Your contributions to the Announcements section are welcome.  Please submit your news by contacting Jana Hirst.

CONTACTS
USTA Local Leagues | Area League Coordinators
Ratings, Appeals, Sectionals | Alyssa Morrison
Adult Tournaments, all other League items | Adam Hutchinson
Junior Competition and Tournaments | Trenton Corvino
Tournament Sanctioning | Jana Hirst
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