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Race for 2016-17 U S National Team

Feb. 14, 2016, 6:59 p.m. (ET)

The Race for the 2016-17 U.S. National Team

The first and second qualification events for the 2016-17 U.S. National Team are in the books with only the U.S. National Singles Championships remaining.

Team Qualification points were awarded at the UnitedHealthcare US OPEN and the Singles Team Qualifying Division at National Doubles based on finishing position as follows:

Champion

100 points

Runner-Up

80 points

Semifinalist

60 points

Quarterfinalist

30 points

Round of 16

10 points

Round of 32

5 points

The UnitedHealthcare US OPEN comprises 20 percent of the Team Qualification process, with a Team Qualifying Singles Division held at National Doubles contributing 30 percent and the National Singles Team Qualifying Division comprising the remaining 50 percent.

The top four point recipients for both Men and Women receive invitations to join Team USA that will compete at the 2016 IRF World Championships.


Current U.S. National Team Singles Qualification Standings – Men

Player

US OPEN IRT Division Points

Weighted Points

(20%)

Singles Division at National Doubles

Points

Weighted Points

(30%)

National Singles

Points

Weighted Points

(50%)

Total Points

1

Rocky Carson

60

12

100

30

42

2

Jose Rojas

30

6

80

24

30

3

Marco Rojas

30

6

60

18

24

4

Jose Diaz

10

2

60

18

20

5

Jansen Allen

30

6

30

9

15

T6

Jake Bredenbeck

10

2

30

9

11

T6

David Horn

10

2

30

9

11

T8

Anthony Herrera

30

6

10

3

9

T8

Mauricio Zelada

-

-

30

9

9

T10

Ben Croft

10

2

-

-

2

T10

Chris Crowther

10

2

-

-

2

T12

Thomas Carter

5

1

-

-

1

T12

Robert Collins

5

1

-

-

1

T12

Thomas Fuhrmann

5

1

-

-

1

T12

Matthew Majxner

5

1

-

-

1

T12

Charlie Pratt

5

1

-

-

1


Current U.S. National Team Singles Qualification Standings - Women

Player

US OPEN

LPRT Division Points

Weighted Points

(20%)

Singles Division at National Doubles

Points

Weighted Points

(30%)

National Singles

Points

Weighted Points

(50%)

Total Points

1

Rhonda Rajsich

80

16

100

30

46

2

Sharon Jackson

5

1

80

24

25

3

Sheryl Lotts

10

2

60

18

20

4

Cheryl Gudinas

5

1

60

18

19

5

Michelle Key

30

6

30

9

15

6

Da’Monique Davis

10

2

30

9

11

7

Adrienne Haynes

5

1

10

3

4

T8

T.J. Baumbaugh

5

1

-

-

1

T8

Laura Brandt

5

1

-

-

1

T8

Erika Manilla

5

1

-

-

1

T8

Linda Tyler

5

1

-

-

1

The qualification process for doubles teams continues to be based on the Team Qualifying Doubles Division at National Doubles.


CLICK HERE
for complete qualification information including point tiebreakers.


Remaining 2016-17 U.S. National Team Qualification Event


U.S. Team Qualifying Division at the U.S. National Singles Championships

May 25-29, 2016

Highlands Ranch Recreation Center

Denver, CO