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Amritraj's Focus Broadens

Stephen Amritraj recently left his position as the USTA’s Director of Collegiate Tennis to become the Chief Tennis Officer for the Universal Tennis Rating system. The Duke graduate is convinced UTR can have a big impact on the global tennis community. He discussed his new role in a Q&A with Colette Lewis. Story

 
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5/18 From USTA to UTR: Amritraj’s Focus Broadens
5/17 After Army Stint, Botzer Grateful for Opportunity at Wake Forest
5/16 UNC's Makenna Jones Bounces Back With Big Season
5/15 Hot 100 List - May '18
5/14 Parr Partners With John Isner For Chartiable Project
 
May 2018
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.

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RECRUITING 101
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7/15 Delray Beach, FL B18-16
7/15 Charleston, SC G18
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7/02 Wimbledon 72.6%
 
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THE LATEST FROM ZOOTENNIS
5/21 11 US Men in Roland Garros Men's Qualifying; Opelka Wins Challenger in France; Nine US Boys, Eight US Girls Begin Play Monday in ITF Grade A in…
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5/18 No. 15 Seed Stanford Beats No. 2 Seed North Carolina with Indoor Tennis the Norm in Women's D-1 Round of 16
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2017 Eddie Herr Internationals
 
Koz talks with Colette Lewis and others about the Eddie Herr International ITF that took place in Florida in December 2017.
 
ACES SERIES
Each month, Colette Lewis notes top performances in junior and college tennis with her Aces column - brought to you by Montverde Academy Tennis.
 
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MAY MADNESS 2018
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May Madness is underway. Between May 11 and May 22, 128 teams will play 126 matches - leading up to two teams who will be crowned NCAA Champions in Winston-Salem, N.C. Check your bracket...
 
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6/09 Academia Sanchez-Casal Showcase
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6/29 GCC Grizzlies TRN Classic
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7/02 Wilbur Folsom Memorial
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RECENT COMMITMENTS
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5/19 Tomas Descarrega chooses LSU
5/19 Nejc Sitar chooses North Dakota
5/19 Pavle Drobnjakovic chooses North Dakota
5/18 Jillian Greenberg chooses Trinity (TX)
5/18 Megan Flores chooses Trinity (TX)
5/17 Bo Leschly chooses Harvard
5/17 Monica Werner chooses Shenandoah
5/17 Savana Mata chooses Randolph
5/17 Brandon Braud chooses Randolph
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Spring 2018
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.
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3/14 UC Davis Mines Southern California For Talent
3/15 Zaima's Recruiting Influence Lives on at UCLA
3/16 Trice Pickens Makes Northwestern His Pick
3/19 Top 100 Boys
3/21 Family Helps Bacalla Achieve College Tennis Goal
3/22 Four-Star Daniel Krulig Heading To Denver
3/26 Top 100 Girls
3/27 College Coaches Recall Their First Signing Classes
3/28 Tennis Keeps Smiths Close Together at USC
3/29 College Tennis Helps Druss Grossfeld Ace Interviews
4/02 Late Blooming Eugenia Lee Overcomes Doubters
4/03 Four-Star Anukornchaikul Selects Johns Hopkins
4/04 Some Pain, All Gain for USC-Bound Willson
4/05 Keep An Open Mind When Choosing A Division
4/05 Important Tips in the Recruiting Timeline
4/09 Signing Week Arrives
4/09 Five-Star Amber Shen Is Committed To Helping Others Heal
4/10 Persistence Pays Off For Khalafallah
4/10 Zimmermann Finds the Right Fit at Georgetown
4/11 Kush Learns The True Value of Academics
4/11 Furman Was Worth The Wait For Taylor Melville
4/12 James Madison Reels In Karpinski For Signing Class
4/12 Hey Parents, Let Your Kids Be Adults in College