Not only does Tony's Tennis Camp support teaching students to love the game, but we also support area tennis teams. Below you'll find information on the 2019 Kennett/Unionville Area Spring Junior Team Tennis and the 2019 Delaware USTA Adult Tennis Team.

 

2019 Kennett/Unionville Area
Spring Junior Team Tennis

What is it?
It’s a coed team tennis league among area clubs and teams that runs mid-May through late June. We have leagues designed for intermediate and advanced players of ages 12, 14, and 18 and under.

What do I need to do in order to play?
You can play on our team! We will have a team in each division (12, 14, and 18 and under)in the Unionville/Kennett area. Matches will take place on Saturday afternoons, and each match takes up 2 courts for about 2 hours. We need at least 3 boys and 3 girls available to play each match.

How much does it cost?
Each player must pay a League Fee of $14. This covers costs of Trophies, and Online Administration. They will pay league fees online. Also, USTA membership is required to play in the leagues, which is only $20/year. You can get membership at www.usta.com/membership. (I recommend you check USTA promo code)

Does the team have practices?
Players will have team practices, which involve stroke development, games and competition. Please check the schedules page.

What is the format?
The format is modified World Team Tennis. Each Intermediate match will consist of one set each of boys’ singles, girls’ singles, boys’ doubles, girls’ doubles, and two sets of mixed doubles. Advanced Matches will be the same matches, but in a best 2 of 3 format (tiebreaker for 3rd set). We will need three boys and three girls to play each match, as a player can play in no more than 2 matches.

What are the next steps in forming a team?
ASAP: Contact Tony DeFelice
March 11th: Practices start on the second week in March
April 1st: Deadline for players to register online.
April 1st: Schedule comes out
Mid April: Play Begins for Saturday Leagues
Early June: League Play Ends

For more information contact Tony DeFelice at tdefelice01@comcast.net or (610) 444-5719.


2019 Delaware USTA
Adult Tennis Team

What is it?
It’s a men/ladies team tennis league among area teams that runs early-April through mid-July. We have leagues designed for beginning to advanced players of ages 18 and up, 40 and over, and 55 and over or 65 and over. We have 2.5, 3.0, 3.5 ladies teams and 3.0, 3.5 and 4.0 men’s teams. They are about 8 to 15 players.

What do I need to do in order to play?
You can play on our team! We will have a team in each adult division (2.5, 3.0, 3.5 ladies teams and 3.0, 3.5 and 4.0 men’s teams) and one 3.0 Senior Ladies team in the Kennett/Unionville area. Matches will take place on after 6pm on weekdays and weekend afternoons, and each match takes up 5 courts for about 1.5 hours. We need at least 8 players available to play each match.

How much does it cost?
Each player must pay a League Fee of $36. This covers costs of trophies, and online administration. They will pay league fees online. Also, USTA membership is required to play in the leagues, which is only $44/year. You can get membership at www.usta.com/membership.

Does the team have practices?
Players will have team practices, which involve stroke development, games and competition. Each team has a practice once a week. The cost is $90 for six sessions or drop in $20 a session.

What is the format?
The format is each team match will consist of two singles matches and three doubles matches. Except 2.5 teams will one singles and two doubles. We will need eight players per match except for 2.5 teams, which only need five players per match.

Advancement:
The teams that win each division will advance to the DATD District Championships in July. NOTE: In order to compete at Districts, players must have played in at least 3 team matches in the league.

What are the next steps in forming a team?
Here is a short calendar:
ASAP: Contact Tony DeFelice
Mid March: Practices start the second week of March
Early April: Deadline for players to register online.
Early April: Schedule comes out
Early April: Play Begins for Leagues
mid July: League Play Ends

For more information contact Tony DeFelice or call Tony at 610-444-5719.

 

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