State Championships

2019 LA State JR Team Tennis Championships

June 16, Pelican Athletic Club,

Mandeville, La

Congratulations to all the teams that participated in the JTT State tournament yesterday! Louisiana has 4 teams representing us at the sectional tournament in August! Those teams are:
10s: Atkinson Stern (not pictured)
12s: Chateau
14s: City Park Dream Team
18s: Mandeville Team (not pictured)

Rules and Regulations: Click Here
  • Do you have 3 boys AND 3 Girls registered on TennisLink?

Teams must register (on TennisLink) the minimum 3 boys and 3 girls before the local season starts.

You will not be on the local league schedule without completing this step!!!!

  • Have those 3 boys and 3 girls played 3 qualified matches?

All player advancing to the State Tournament must play at least 3 matches during the local season.

All local league results shall be recorded in TennisLink one month prior to the state tournament.

Only one match result may be the product of a defaulted or forfeited match by the opposing team to count towards advancing for all players involved.

  • Playing twice in one match does not count as 2 matches; it has to be two different match ID numbers.

  • What if some of my kids that have played 3 matches canít play at State?

If a player on a qualifying team is unable to participate, a substitute may be added to the advancing teamís roster from another team in the same season.

The advancing team must meet the minimum team size requirement (3 boys & 3 Girls)

Substitute players are only allowed for those teams who originally had at least the team minimum of three (3) girls and three (3) boys who have played all 3 matches

If you have 3 boys and 3 girls participating at state, you CANNOT substitute anyone. You can only substitute when the team needs players to become eligible. Example: 3 girls 2 boys (sub one boy), 4 boys 2 girls (sub one girl), etc.

  • Are your boys/girls highly ranked and playing Intermediate?

Sectional Regulation: 2.01D Players with a 1-100 standing in the 10's who are playing in the 10's must play Advanced. If a 10U or 12U player has a junior NTRP rating of 3.5 or above the player must play Advanced. Standings are referring to results through July 31st date previous to the Championship year.



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