Step 1 - Get Your FREE USTA Junior Membership

  • USTA North Carolina Tournaments require each player to be a USTA Member

  • Many players begin organized competition at age 7, and will need their own membership number

  • A parent may also have a non-participation number to link to their child's account for registration, information, player profile access

  • At age 14, a player may have a non-parent account

Step 2 - Create USTA Account on TennisLink

  • 99% of tournament entry and communication will be via online computer registration

A new, simplified USTA Junior Tournaments structure took effect in January 2021! After extensive research, including feedback from our players, the USTA developed these standardized systems to provide greater consistency and more opportunities for our players, parents, coaches, tournament directors and officials. Here is everything you need to know about this new system.

Structure Overview

Level 7


Frequently Asked Questions

Ball on Tennis Court


2021 Rankings & Standings: Click Here
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Are you confused about all of the junior tournament changes and level restructuring? Or do you just want to make sure you have all the information you need? Join us every month for an informal pre-tournament education meeting about all the new updates and reminders about playing junior tournaments in 2021. Use the links below to register for each week's meeting. We can't wait to see you!


2021 USTA Jr. Tournament Ranking System

Alert & Medical Release Form

Sportsmanship: The Code

Junior Tournament Schedule