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Quick Take with HPU's Conching

For the past ten seasons, the Hawaii Pacific Sharks have advanced to the NCAA Division II National Championships - the past five with Head Coach Lauren Conching at the helm. Conching, the ITA/Wilson Tennis National Coach of the Year in 2013, has led the program to three Final Four appearances in her five seasons. Harry Cicma of NBC Sports had the chance to talk with Conching about her experiences coaching college tennis. Story

 
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1/18 Talking with Hawaii Pacific's Lauren Conching
1/16 Hot 100 List - January '17
1/13 Eight Intriguing Questions for 2017
1/11 Roundtable: Fitness Programs in College Tennis
1/10 Welcome to the USTA National Campus
 
THE HOT 100
The 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.

 
 
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.

  CHAMPIONSHIP WEEK
Van Der Meer Academy presents exclusive coverage of Gold Ball events at Tennis Recruiting - the most prestigious events in American junior tennis.
 
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3/4 Tucson, AZ BG12
 
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The USTA's Tennis On Campus program is designed to provide college students with opportunities for team camaraderie, social networking, and rivaled competition through tennis without the rigors of a varsity program.
 
THE LATEST FROM PARENTING ACES
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Q&A with College Coaches
1/15 Why Your Junior Should Be Watching the Aussie Open
1/10 Anticipate Your Opponent’s Shots
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12/15 Familiarize Yourself With the 2017 Junior Competition Changes
12/13 How I Stopped Dealing With Parents
12/11 My Year-Long Rollercoaster Ride with Tennis
Since 2011, Lisa Stone has been writing about all things junior tennis from a parent's perspective at Parenting Aces. Tune in to her radio call-in show each Tuesday at 11am ET.
   
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THE LATEST FROM ZOOTENNIS
1/18 Americans Dominate Bolton, with Seven of Eight Semifinalists; AO Junior Qualifying; Traralgon G1 Finals Set; Gibbs Feature
1/17 Australian Open Junior Qualifying Begins, Wild Cards Announced; Twenty Americans Reach AO Second Round; US Claims Half of Quarterfinal Berths in Bolton
1/16 Junior Orange Bowl Slideshow, Videos; Thirteen Americans Advance on First Day of Australian Open; All Eight US Juniors Through to Third Round at Nike International
1/15 Giron Wins Long Beach Futures; Black Reaches Quarterfinals at ITF G1 Traralgon; Nike International Underway with Gauff Top Girls Seed
1/14 Seven Americans Qualify for Australian Open; Sock Wins Second ATP Title; Black Ousts Top Seed Masarova in G1 Traralgon; Pro Circuit Update
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
Laurel Springs School is excited to sponsor Roundtable Articles - featuring comments from top coaches and recent graduates on various recruiting topics.
WHERE ARE THEY NOW?
Our Where Are They Now? series catches up with former junior and college tennis players. Find out how people are continuing with their tennis - and how they are applying their college degrees.
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Ross G discusses how how student athletes should dress during a college visit.
 
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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2XU is proud to present preview and wrap-up articles of top junior tennis tournaments from around the country.
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UNIVERSAL TENNIS
The Universal Tennis Rating system provides tennis players across all ages, genders, and nationalities with a common framework for evaluating their levels of play.
 
1/17 Four Million Matches…and Counting!
1/09 High School Tennis in the American Countryside
1/08 Why I Am Optimistic about Creating Top American Tennis Players
1/06 Top 10 visited College Profiles on UTR
12/19 Instagram’s biggest tennis moments of 2016
 
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Photo galleries are proudly presented by Southern California's own Advantage Tennis Academy.
 
COLLEGE TEAMS
ArrowBar is the proud sponsor of Recruiting Class Rankings for college tennis teams. Check out the top classes from across the country - and see how your team stacks up.
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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
2/11 Reel Tennis Jr. Championships
Tamarac, FL
BG18-16
2/17 Sportime President's Cup
Schenectady, NY
BG16-14
3/17 ATA College Prep Spring Open
Austin, TX
BG18-12
3/25 Georgia-Alabama State Jr. Open
Bainbridge, GA
BG14-12
3/25 Georgia-Alabama State Open
Dothan, AL
BG18-16
4/01 FTC Easter Open
Daytona Beach, FL
BG18-12
4/15 Metropolia Easter Bowl
Deerfield Beach, FL
BG18-16
 
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The Tennis Recruiting Network is proud to present exclusive college content covering men's and women's college tennis programs from around the country.
 
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.
 
1/18 MacKenzie Deeter chooses Colgate
1/17 Enrique Smalley chooses Montreat
1/17 Julia Chappell chooses Assumption
1/16 Reed Plunkett chooses IUPUI
1/16 Kate Harvey chooses Michigan State
1/15 Tristan Young chooses Bowdoin
1/15 Megan Guenther chooses MIT
1/15 Chisato Hayakawa chooses Wesleyan (CT)
1/14 Theodora Francu chooses Towson
1/14 Sarah Murray chooses Berry

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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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