COLLEGE COACHES

 

Tennis Balls, Beach Balls, Golf Balls…Gold Balls! The 54th annual USTA Boys’ 18 & 16 Clay Court National Championships is returning to Delray Beach, Florida, July 10 – 17, 2021, and you are cordially invited to attend. These sacred surfaces by the seashore have played host to some of the most storied matches in our great game— The Lipton (Miami Open), Virginia Slims Championships, Davis Cup, Fed Cup, Sunshine Cup, Continental Cup and the Delray Beach Open by VITACOST.com —events where tennis’ living legends like Federer, Delpo, Roddick, the Bryans, Grigor, Marin, Blake, Andre, Moya, Guga, Mac, Serena, Venus, Lindsey, Cash, Chrissie, Gabby, Steffi, Mats and more, have paved the way, left their ball marks and carried on rich tennis tradition. And to thicken the plot for our future stars we’d like to announce…

The below-listed wildcards will be awarded to the finishers of the 2022 Boys’ 18 Clay Court National Championships.

  • Boys’ 18 Singles Champion – 2022 US Open Juniors Main Draw Singles Wild Card
  • Boys’ 18 Singles Finalist – 2022 US Open Juniors Qualifying Singles Wild Card
  • Boys’ 18s Singles Champion and Finalist – Complimentary entry into the Pre-Qualifying Survivor Wildcard Event (winner receives a Qualifying Wildcard into the Delray Beach Open by VITACOST.com: ATP 250 Event) held annually in November.

 

COLLEGE EXPO

 

Players and parents are invited to attend the 2022 College Expo. Offering a personal opportunity to meet some of the college programs who will be on-site during the week of matches, the Expo will take place on Saturday, July 9, 2022, 11:00am-1:00pm at the Renaissance Boca Raton Hotel (2000 NW 19 St, Boca Raton, FL 33431) prior to player registration. Attending the Expo is FREE, however players must comply with NCAA rules specific to the division of the colleges they’re speaking to. Parents of all players are permitted. Programs already committed to this year’s College Expo (as of 7/07/22) include Boston University, Carnegie Mellon, Colgate University, Davidson University, Fordham University, Sewanee, Skidmore College, St Thomas University, Trinity University, University of Chicago, University of Toledo, Villanova University, Virginia Tech and Wesleyan University.

 

AWAY FROM THE COURT

 

When the sun sets on your work day, take advantage of everything that makes Delray Beach (Rand McNally’s “Most Fun Small Town in America”) so special—white sandy beaches, golf courses, boating and deep-sea fishing, über-chic boutiques and shopping malls, exciting nightlife and outrageous dining opportunities all at your doorstep. And we of course welcome friends and family of all coaches.

Delray Beach is located between Palm Beach and Ft. Lauderdale, less than 30 minutes from either Palm Beach International airport (PBI) or Ft. Lauderdale/Hollywood International airport (FLL). Click here for complete hotel and travel information.

Please feel free to contact John Butler, JButler@YellowTennisBall.com or Marlena Hall, MHochberg@YellowTennisBall.com, (561) 330-6003 with any questions.

Following the Forum,

 

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Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach Airports are approximately 35 minutes away from Delray Beach (pending traffic).

The event has secured a limited number of discounted hotel rooms for event participants. Please make reservations as soon as possible. NOTE: All hotels are approximately 5 – 15 minutes from event sites.

COLLEGES ON-SITE AT THE 2021 USTA BOYS 18 & 16 CLAY COURT NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS HOSTED BY THE CITY OF DELRAY BEACH