Viking APTA Junior Tour
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Schedule:

Level 1: Viking Junior Tour events where players earn ranking points toward a season-end National Ranking. (Looks great on college applications.) Boys and girls may play together until the U15s. Doubles events require an APTA membership and follow APTA-approved formats, including 2 out of 3 set finals.

Level 1 Events:

Date Region Tournament Location

Saturday,
Nov. 12, 2016

II Patterson Junior Ranking Open
U10's, U12's, U15's, U18's
Fairfield, CT
Saturday,
Nov. 19, 2016
I Indian Trail Club Junior Ranking Open
U10's, U12's, U15's, U18's
Franklin Lakes, NJ
CANCELLED II Essex Junior Ranking Open
U12's, U15's, U18's
Essex, CT
TBD I Long Island Junior Ranking Open
U12's Stand Alone Ranking Event
Huntington, NY
Sunday,
Dec. 4, 2016
III Philadelphia Junior Ranking Open
U10's, U12's, U15's, U18's
Wayne, PA
Sunday,
Jan. 22, 2017
 III Paddle Battle at Brandywine Junior Ranking Open
U10's, U12's, U15's, U18's
Brandywine, PA
Saturday,
Jan 28, 2017
I Hackensack Golf Club Junior Ranking Open
U10's, U12's 
Hackensack, NJ
Saturday,
Jan 28, 2017
I Beacon Hill Junior Ranking Open
U15's Stand Alone Ranking Events
Summit, NJ
Sunday,
Jan 29, 2017
I Chatham High School Junior Ranking Open
U18's Stand Alone Ranking Events
Chatham, NJ
Sunday,
Feb. 5, 2017
 II Connecticut Junior Ranking Open
U10's, U12's, U15's, U18's
New Canaan, CT
Sat- Sun,
March 4-5, 2017
I APTA JUNIOR NATIONALS
& Junior Pro Am

U 10's, U 12's, U 15's, U 18's
Short Hills, NJ

 

Level 2: “Futures” events with modified scoring and modified rules, such as one bounce after the ball hits the screen, and two serves, depending on age and ability. The regular ball will be used for experienced tennis players; the Viking Training Ball will be used if those participating are not tennis players. Events include 15 minutes of instruction before the start of play.

Level 2 Events:

Date Region Tournament Location
CANCELLED I Jersey Shore Junior Open
(not a ranking tournament)
Middletown, NJ
TBD I Long Island Junior Open 
(not a ranking tournament)
Woodbury, NY

 

Level 3: Events that use the Viking Training Ball. These range from Family Play Day or Kids Play Day to Skills and Drills to POP UP Paddle. Each event provides instruction from a pro or an experienced player during play.

Level 3 Events:

Date Region Club Contact
Saturday,
October 8
I Huntington Country Club Lisa Rudloff at racquets@hccli.org
Saturday,
October 15
IV Edgeworth Club Kelly Fischer at  Fischer.kelly@comcast.net
Sunday,
October 23
I Hackensack Golf Club Lauren Gebbia at lcash25@gmail.com
Monday,
October 24
I Bronxville Field Club Nathan Lefevre at nlefevre@bfcoffice.com
November III Chevy Chase Country Club Gustavo Goncalves at gugapaddle@gmail.com
November or December  VI Lagunitas Club, Ross, CA Mark Innes at markinnes@lagunitascc.com