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Top Men's Classes

The Tennis Recruiting Network is excited to present its spring ranking of the Top 25 Men's Recruiting Classes for 2016. New commitments have brought seven new teams to the rankings - including two new previously unranked classes into the Top 10. But the Top Dawgs of the rankings remain the same as they were during the winter ... and the selection is unanimous. Story

 
HEADLINES
5/23 Top Men's Classes - 2016 Spring Rankings
5/19 What Is An Upset?
5/17 Mississippi State Men Shock Illini
5/16 PlaySight Hot 100 List - May '16
5/13 NCAA Tournament Roundtable - Part II
 
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.

VIDEO CORNER
Recruiting videos can be an important part of the recruiting process, and High-Tech Tennis is the proud sponsor of the Video Corner at TennisRecruiting.net. Check out best practices when making a video - and see what college coaches are looking for...
 
 
  CHAMPIONSHIP WEEK
Van Der Meer Academy presents exclusive coverage of Gold Ball events at Tennis Recruiting - the most prestigious events in American junior tennis.
 
Last Event:
March 5-10, 2016
USTA National Spring Team Championships
 
Up Next:
July 17-24, 2016:
USTA National Clay Court Championships
Date   Host City Events
7/17 Delray Beach, FL B18-16
7/17 Memphis, TN G18
7/17 Virginia Beach, VA G16
7/17 Fort Lauderdale, FL B14
7/17 Plantation, FL G14
7/17 Winston Salem, NC B12
7/17 Boca Raton, FL G12
 
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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
6/25 Florida State Tallahassee, FL
6/25 Northwestern Evanston, IL
6/25 UMKC Kansas City, MO
6/25 Denver Denver, CO
6/25 Abilene Christian Abilene, TX
6/25 Pomona-Pitzer Claremont, CA
6/25 Arizona Christian Phoenix, AZ
7/02 U Pacific Stockton, CA
7/02 Wesstern Michigan Kalamazoo, MI
 
Click Here for a complete schedule and registration.
 
THE LATEST FROM PARENTING ACES
5/23
Play. Plan. Progress... An Integrated Player Performance Development System For Players At All Levels
5/20 2016 ITA Summer Circuit
5/20 Match Insights with Tenicity
5/17 How Parents Can Monitor Progress With Tenicity
5/12 Linking Parents to Players on Tenicity
5/11 Oracle/ITA Junior Masters Championship - Powered by UTR
5/10 The Rich Rewards of Level-Based Play
5/10 Tenicity's Player & Group Dashboards
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.
   
THE RANKINGS

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THE LATEST FROM ZOOTENNIS
5/23 Oklahoma State Shocks Cal to Reach Women's D-1 Final Against Stanford, Virginia and Oklahoma Return to Men's Final; Top Seeds Emory Cruise to D-III Final Four, Chicago Ousts Defending Champions Again
5/22 Cal Holds Off Furious Ohio State Comeback to Join Virginia, Oklahoma and Georgia in Men's Semifinals; Division III Team Championships Begin Monday in Kalamazoo; Blanch Falls in Milan Final
5/21 Stanford Saves Match Point to Earn Spot in Semis with Vanderbilt, Oklahoma State and Cal; Blanch Reaches Final of Grade A Trofeo Bonfiglio; Division II and NAIA Champions Crowned
5/20 TCU Falls to Cal in Men's D-1 Sweet Sixteen Action, Ohio State, Georgia Survive; Blumberg Commits to North Carolina; Chirico, Vickery Qualify for French Open; Blanch Reaches Semis in Milan Grade A
5/19 Florida, North Carolina Upset in Women's D-1 Sweet Sixteen Action; Five Americans Play for French Open Main Draw on Friday; Rain Washes Out Singles at Milan Grade A
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
5/24 We love #tennis #trickshots! Nice job @DudePerfect for hanging in there with @serenawilliams! ?? Trick shots time
5/24 Tweener Alert! This time, by @RafaelNadal for a winner! #RG16
5/24 Hey Rafa fans! Get yourself a #limitededition @Nikecourt tee today.
5/20 Get those outfits here
5/20 New video review! Our playtesters check out the completely revamped @Volkltennis V-Sense 9
 
 INSIDE TENNIS WITH THE KOZ
 
Tribute to David A. Benjamin, ITA
 
Tribute to David A. Benjamin, ITA - by Koz
 
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.
 
THE PREMIER SITE
 
Get an overview of why TennisRecruiting.net is the premier site for junior tennis.
 
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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Photo galleries are proudly presented by Southern California's own Advantage Tennis Academy.
 
COLLEGE TEAMS
Top Men's Classes
SchoolCommitsConference
Penn State4Big Ten
Wake Forest3ACC
LSU2SEC
Top Women's Classes
SchoolCommitsConference
Georgia Tech3ACC
St. John's1Big East
Amherst4NESCAC
 
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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
5/27 Roanoke Tennisrecruiting.net Open
Roanoke, VA
BG18-12
6/03 Newport News Open
Newport News, VA
BG18-12
6/10 TennisRecruiting.net Open
Minneapolis, MN
BG18-12
6/18 Match Point Tennis Broward Open
Coral Springs, FL
BG18-12
6/20 100th La Jolla Jr. Tennis Tournament
La Jolla, CA
BG18-12
7/01 GCC Grizzlies Holiday Open Classic
Lawrenceville, GA
BG18-12
7/05 Wilbur Folsom Memorial Open
San Diego, CA
BG18-12
 
Click here for the complete Series Schedule
 
COLLEGE FEATURES

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 Sterns Tennis Academy is proud to present the College Commitment Lists. Check out the latest commitments here - and the full listings below.
 
5/24 Tiara Higuchi chooses Rhode Island
5/23 Brady Draheim chooses Wake Forest
5/23 Ivan Radomirovic chooses Wisc. Green Bay
5/23 Ashley Avery chooses UMass
5/23 Alisa Solovieva chooses Winthrop
5/23 Maria Khomchenko chooses Coastal Carolina
5/22 Austin Silver chooses Montreat
5/22 Seriana Saltzen chooses Cal Poly
5/22 Eli Steiner chooses IN Wesleyan
5/22 Harvey Shackleton chooses Boise State

Full Listings: Boys' Commits & Girls' Commits

 
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COLLEGE TENNIS TODAY
 USTA TENNIS ON CAMPUS
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.
 
INSIDE THE RANKINGS
The lifeblood of Tennis Recruiting is its rankings - and our team has been ranking tennis players for more than two decades. Learn about tennis rankings in general - as well as our best-of-breed ranking system.
Recent Tournament Forecasts
Date   Tournament Predicted
4/02 Easter Bowl 72.5%
1/23 Australian Open 76.2%
12/27 USTA Winter Nationals 76.0%
8/31 US Open 72.9%
8/01 USTA National Championships 76.3%
 
Click here for the complete list of all of our Tournament Forecasts.
 
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.
 
5/22 Elite of College Tennis: The Swedes
5/22 UTR Comes To USTA Southern California Junior Tennis
5/19 Team Building Over Frog Legs
5/18 The Tennis Coach's Toolbox
5/10 Oracle/ITA Junior Masters Championship - Powered by UTR
 
Spring 2016
SIGNING WEEK COVERAGE
TennisRecruiting.net and GAMMA have brought you exclusive coverage of the Spring Signing Period in March and April. Check out all the great features and profiles we brought you during our Countdown to Signing Day and Spring Signing Week coverage.
3/14 Countdown to Signing Day
3/15 Isabella Lorenzini Commits to the Wolverines
3/16 Robert Levine a Blue Chip Blue Devil
3/17 Paying Attention to What Is Important
3/21 Previewing the Top 100 Girls
3/22 Christina Rosca Commits to the Commodores
3/23 Jayson Fung Crossing the Country for Amherst
3/24 Online Schooling Considerations
3/25 Ambrozy Joins Lions' Lair
3/28 Previewing the Top 100 Boys
3/29 D-III Recruiting
3/30 Road to Tulsa Continues
3/31 David Geatz Interview on Recruiting
4/04 Bocchi Brings a 'World' of Experience to UMass
4/05 Ty Gentry Stays Close to Home at Oregon
4/06 College Tennis Weekly Features USTA, ITA
4/07 Checking In With Kristy Frilling Skelly
4/08 Caruana and Day Claim Titles
4/09 Communicating With Coaches Roundtable
4/11 Signing Week Arrives
4/11 Guns Up for Jackson Cobb
4/12 National Roundup
4/12 How Much Should Team Rankings Matter?
4/13 Alhogbani Chooses the Cavaliers
4/13 Tiffany Huber Picks the Cards
4/13 Who Really Gets Recruited?
4/14 Shelby Groeneveld Chooses the Sea Lions
4/14 Sean Hill Confident Selecting Wake Forest
4/15 Talking With Coaches Roundtable Part II
4/15 Battaglia Joins the Bulldogs