2018 NJTL Player Level System

updated 01/2018


NJTL Level 1 Level 1 (formerly known as Tiny Tyke & Beginner 1-3)

This player has either just started playing tennis or has limited experience and is still working primarily on getting the ball into play and sustaining a rally with a partner.

Age Groups:
Ages 5-6
Ages 7-8
Ages 9-10
Ages 11-14
Ages 15-18

NJTL Level 2 Level 2 (formerly known as Intermediate)

This player has passed the NJTL Level two tryout by executing the following skills:
– 10 bounce-ups in a row
-10 bounce-downs in a row
– 5 out of 10 serves from the baseline
– 5 out of 10 groundstrokes from the baseline                        

NJTL Level 3 Level 3 (formerly known as Advanced)

This player has passed both the NJTL Level two & Level three tryouts.  Level three tryout includes execution of the following skills:

–  8 out of 10 serves from the baseline into the correct service box

– Successful completion of a 20-shot rally with an NJTL coach.  Players receive two chances to successfully complete the rally.

– Minimum of four of five correct answers to a quiz regarding tennis rules.                       

Click here for information regarding tryout dates, times, locations and rules.

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