Headquartered at the USTA National Campus, the USTA Collegiate Department hosts College MatchDay, The All-American College Combine and much more.
College MatchDay is a series of televised collegiate matches held each year in family-friendly, festive atmospheres to promote the collegiate game in the community and across the country. Admission is free for each College MatchDay at the USTA National Campus, which features a free kids’ clinic, live music, specialty food and drinks, games and giveaways on-site.
2018 College MatchDay Schedule
Saturday, Feb. 3 - 7 p.m. ET - Florida vs. Florida State (Men & Women)
Friday, Feb. 9 - 7 p.m. ET - Georgia vs. Georgia Tech (Men)
Saturday, Feb. 24 - 10:30 a.m. ET - Oklahoma vs. Texas A&M (Men)
Saturday, March 3 - 12:30 p.m. ET - UCF vs. Michigan (Men & Women)
Sunday, April 1 - 5 p.m. ET - Florida vs. Texas (Women)
Sunday, April 15 - 5:30 p.m. ET - UCF vs. South Florida (Men)
The second-annual USTA All-American College Combine is set for June 18-21, 2018, at the USTA National Campus. The athletes will engage in a number of on- and off-court evaluations, including match play in front of college tennis coaches. The tournament will be considered a Tennis Recruiting “National Showcase,” so results will count toward each player’s Universal Tennis Rating, and the tournament winners will receive a main-draw wild card into a USTA Pro Circuit $15,000 event.
Spring Break Tennis
Spring Break Tennis is a program that helps schools organize their practices and matches while traveling throughout the Sunshine State. It has partnered with the National Campus to develop exciting schedules each year.
Stay tuned to USTANationalCampus.com for Spring Break match information when events get finalized.
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Team members receive grant money to play in USTA Pro Circuit events throughout the summer. Players selected to the team are required to commit to a full summer schedule of training and USTA Pro Circuit Tournament play. Players receive coaching and training throughout the summer, courtesy of USTA Player Development.
In 2017, members of the Collegiate National Team won Pro Circuit events in Sumter (Ashley Lahey), Harlingen (J.J. Wolf), Winston-Salem #1 (Chris Eubanks), Houston (Thai-Son Kwiatkowski) and Buffalo (Alex Rybakov). They also reached finals of Pro Circuit tournaments in Sumter (Francesca Di Lorenzo), Baton Rouge (Francesca Di Lorenzo), Winston-Salem #2 (Chris Eubanks) and Martos (J.C. Aragone).
The USTA National Campus will be the host site of the NCAA Division I Men’s and Women’s Tennis Championships in 2019 and 2021, as well as the NCAA Division III Men’s and Women’s Tennis Championships in 2022.
The campus will host the nation’s top eight men’s and women’s collegiate programs that will compete for a team championship. It also will welcome the top 64 men and top 64 women competing for the NCAA singles titles and top 32 men’s and women’s doubles teams competing for the NCAA doubles crowns.
Master'U BNP Paribas Collegiate Team
Every fall, the top American collegiate players, three men and three women, represent the United States in the Master’U BNP Paribas International Collegiate Team Competition in France. Boise State Men’s Coach Greg Patton and Ohio State Women’s Coach Melissa Schaub led the 2016 team to USA’s sixth straight title.
2017 Team USA
American Collegiate Invitational
Started in 2014, the American Collegiate Invitational is a way to spotlight college tennis during the US Open. It features eight men and eight women – some of the best American college tennis players from the previous season – each playing single-elimination singles tournaments, with wild card entries into next year’s US Open, as well as other future USTA Pro Circuit events, on the line.
View the 2017 American Collegiate Invitational Recap HERE.
University of Central Florida
Collegiate tennis has been a cornerstone of the USTA National Campus, headlined by the partnership between the National Campus and the University of Central Florida. The Knights have made the Campus their own, with the Collegiate Center serving as the home court for the UCF men’s and women’s tennis programs.
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