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Curious replacement for the Men's 70 team where Donald Clark takes over for Les Buck who waxed him 6-0, 6-1 in Pinehurst last September. Clark's UTR is a mere 5.
Under discussion is an agreement with the ITF that would upgrade the value of our tournaments in ITF rankings. In exchange, foreign players may be permitted to compete here using their IPIN (without paying for a USTA membership).
Participation in Cat I's & II's is up slightly in 2018.
|Div||USA Team Members|
|Miami Florida, Oct 21-26|
|35||Brandon Blakenbarker, Matthew Hane, Anthony Perkins (C), Jonathas Sucupira|
|40||Stuart Duncan (C), Chris Groer, David McNamara, Samuel Schroerlucke|
|45||Michael Chang (C), Neel Grover, Sean Straley, Jason Wilks|
|Ulm/Neu-Ulm Germany, Aug 12-18|
|50||Willie Alumbaugh, Eoin Collins (C), Tim Kullick, Fredrik Skoglund|
|55||Bill Moss, Stuart Saiki, Michael Tammen (C), Ken White|
|60||Maxime Buyckx, Wesley Cash, Ross Persons (C), Mark Vines|
|Umag Croatia, Sep 16-22|
|65||David Sivertson, Tom Smith, Leonard Wofford, Paul Wulf (C)|
|70||Brent Abel, Don Clark, Geoffrey Moore, Jody Rush (C)|
|75||Fred Drilling, Don Long, Jimmy Parker (C), Michael Stewart|
|80||Lloyd Goldwater, JB Hayes, Lester Sack (C), Kaz Saito|
|85||George McCabe (C), Chuck Nelson, Joe Russell, Saul Snyder|