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Clay Court Championship Week

The USTA Clay Court Championships have concluded around the country. This week, TennisRecruiting.net and Van Der Meer Academy have roundups of all the action from the Boys' 12s to the Girls' 18s - from Virginia Beach to Fort Lauderdale. Check out coverage of all the tournaments - and meet the latest gold ball winners of all ages. Get ready... for Clay Court Championship Week. Story

 
HEADLINES
7/25 Clay Court Championship Week
7/24 Action Shots from the Grizzlies Holiday Championships
7/22 Top-Ranked Blumberg Chooses Carolina Blue
7/20 Top Prospect Fall Ratings Period Starts Next Week
7/19 College Tennis Players Spending the Summer with BB&T Atlanta Open
 
THE HOT 100
The PlaySight Hot 100 features 100 boys and 100 girls who have been playing outstanding tennis. These players have substantially improved their rankings over the past month.

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RECRUITING 101
College tennis is a goal for many players and parents, and they should learn about the recruiting process. Wilson Tennis is proud to sponsor Recruiting 101 - with articles about recruiting, eligibility, and more.

 
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ITA SUMMER CIRCUIT
The ITA Summer Circuit provides college, junior, and alumni tennis players the opportunity to compete in organized events virtually year round. These open events give junior players a chance to play against college competition.
 
Date  HostLocation
7/30 Wake Forest Winston-Salem, NC
7/30 Texas A&M College Station, TX
7/30 Iowa Iowa City, IA
7/30 Indiana Bloomington, IN
7/30 Cornell Ithaca, NY
7/30 Sonoma State Rohnert Park, CA
7/30 Metropolitan State Denver, CO
7/30 Cal State LA Los Angeles, CA
7/30 Georgia Gwinnett Lawrenceville, GA
 
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THE LATEST FROM ZOOTENNIS
7/24 Li Survives Tough Three-Setter to Claim USTA Girls 18s Clay Court Championship; Korda Wins Boys 18s; Noel and Greif Take 16s Titles
7/23 Ann Li, Amanda Meyer Meet Sunday for Girls 18s Clay Court Title; Finals Set in 16s, Boys 18s; Champions Crowned in 12s and 14s Divisions
7/22 Blumberg Chooses UNC; Li and Lommer, Meyer and Lorenzini Advance to Girls 18s Clay Court Semifinals; Finals Set in 12s and 14s Clays
7/21 Meyer Tops Chi in Four-Hour Marathon; Three Unseeded Players Reach Quarterfinals at USTA Girls 18s Clay Courts; Bellis Reaches Quarterfinals at WTA Stanford
7/20 Yarlagadda Ousts No. 2 Seed Martinelli; Six Unseeded Players Reach Round of 16 as Rain Again Disrupts USTA Girls 18s Clay Court Championships
Colette Lewis has covered topflight junior events as a freelance journalist for over a decade. Read her weekly column, follow her on Twitter, and and find more of her daily commentary at ZooTennis.
 
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ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS
Inspiration Academy is excited to sponsor Roundtable Articles - featuring comments from top coaches and recent graduates on various recruiting topics.
WHERE ARE THEY NOW?
Haviland Tennis Academy is the proud sponsor of Where Are They Now? - a series that catches up with former junior and college tennis players.
 THE LATEST FROM TENNIS WAREHOUSE
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ACES SERIES
Each month, Colette Lewis notes top performances in junior and college tennis with her Aces column - brought to you by Southern California Tennis Academy.
 
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JUNIOR TOURNAMENTS
2XU is proud to present preview and wrap-up articles of top junior tennis tournaments from around the country.
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COUNTDOWN TO SIGNING DAY
TennisRecruiting.net and GAMMA bring you exclusive coverage of the Countdown to Signing Day and Signing Week each Spring and Fall. Check out all the great features we brought you this past season - as we march forward to next season...
 
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July 2016
  CLAY CHAMPIONSHIP WEEK
The 2016 Clay Court Championships are now in the books, but Van Der Meer Academy brings you recaps of the events all week long.
July 25
Clay Court Championship Week
July 26
Boys' 12s Wrap from Charleston (J. Hill)
Girls' 12s Wrap from Boca Raton (A. Jones)
July 27
Boys' 14s Wrap from Fort Lauderdale (T. Holcomb)
Girls' 14s Wrap from Plantation (R. Limpert)
July 28
Boys' 16s Wrap from Delray Beach (G. Curreri)
Girls' 16s Wrap from Virginia Beach (S. Dearth)
July 29
Boys' 18s Wrap from Delray Beach (G. Curreri)
Girls' 18s Wrap from Memphis (C. Lewis)
 
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COLLEGE TEAMS
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Harvard4Ivy League
Top Women's Classes
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Utah State4MWC
Furman4Southern
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  NATIONAL SHOWCASES
adidas adiplayer is the proud sponsor of the National Showcase Series, a set of USTA-sanctioned tournaments open to players from all sections. Compete against players outside of your district or section - and earn credit towards your Tennis Recruiting ranking.
 
Date  TournamentEvents
7/29 Hudlow Junior Open Championships
Norcross, GA
BG18-14
8/12 Empire College Showcase Tournament
Goshen, NY
BG18-16
8/12 St. Louis Jr. Summer Open
St. Louis, MO
BG18-12
9/09 VDM Academy Jr. Classic
Hilton Head Island, SC
BG18-12
9/09 Greensboro September Jr. Open
Greensboro, NC
BG18-12
9/16 ATA College Prep Fall Open
Austin, TX
BG18-12
9/16 SC Jr. State Open Championships
Charleston, SC
BG18-12
 
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RECENT COMMITMENTS
Smith Stearns Tennis Academy is proud to present the College Commitment Lists. Check out the latest commitments here - and the full listings below.
 
7/25 Emily Sidor chooses UNC Asheville
7/24 Derek Vincent chooses BYU
7/23 Guus Koevermans chooses San Diego
7/23 Neil Mabee chooses Case Western
7/23 Catherine Bellis chooses Stanford
7/22 Abhijeet Joshi chooses Northwestern
7/22 Kabir Sarita chooses Princeton
7/22 Braden Ward chooses La Salle
7/21 Devaughn Blackburn chooses Howard
7/21 Elliot Hicks chooses Emory

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