College Tennis Summer Showcase at Rice University

2020 Event Cancelled

USP Cancels the College Tennis Showcase at Rice University scheduled for June 19-21, 2020

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Following further consultation with Rice University officials, USP has made the decision to cancel The Summer Showcase at Rice University, scheduled for June 19-21, 2020.

The decision was made to mitigate the further spread of COVID-19. USP will continue to closely monitor the recommendations from the CDC to decide further actions related to the USP Summer Showcase Circuit 2020.

“Our top priority remains in the health and safety of the student-athletes, college coaches, our staff, and the overall well-being of others during these uncharted times,” said Thomas Anderson, CEO, and Founder of University Sports Program.

Credit and Refunds

All refund requests for the USP College Tennis Showcase at Rice should be directed to You can also get full credit for any of the USP future showcases or college placement services.

The Showcase

A 3-Day Recruiting Event part of the USP College Showcase Circuit played at Rice University on the Owls’ Tennis facility, the George R Brown Tennis Center.

All matches in front of guest college coaches coming from NCAA, NAIA, and NJCAA institutions from across the USA.

Your participation in the USP College Tennis Summer Showcase includes college-style Team Matchplay, UTR Singles, player profile provided to each college coach, online access to the USP Recruiting Dashboard, personal meetings with college coaches, College Recruiting Seminar, Rice University campus tour, lunch, and more.

During the Showcase, players will compete in singles and doubles matches (short set) in a unique team format that allows coaches to get a good sense of players’ current level and potential. All matches will count towards their UTR rating.

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Team Matchplay

The USP Showcase is played in a unique College-Style Team Matchplay, that provides the full college experience for players and allow coaches to evaluate players even better.

Players will compete representing their teams and earning points for their teams during the two days of the event, all players will play three singles and two doubles matches, all matches will count towards UTR.

Interaction with College Coaches

Getting exposure and showing your talent on the court is very important, but what happens off the court is equally important, at the showcase you will have the opportunity to interact with many coaches, you will be able to introduce yourself, show them your interest and ask questions.

Take a Tour of Rice University

You will take a campus tour to Rice University led by a Rice student allowing you to explore classrooms, labs, Fondren Library, athletic facilities, and the student center. You will also learn about our residential college system with a visit to a dining hall and a student room.

There's no better way to explore Rice, considered the top university and the most selective institute of higher education in the state of Texas. Rice is ranked by US News as the top 16 in the USA, and 28 Top Ranked by Forbes.

My USP Logo

Every participant will get 12 months of Full Access to myUniversity, the USP Online Recruiting Dashboard, a powerful tool that will take your recruitment to the next level. (Value: $299)

You will access the Virtual Showcase using myUniversity, this innovative recruiting platform helps players organize their recruiting, gain easy access to colleges, and identify the best opportunities.

My University

Your private partner that empowers you to take action:

  • You are guided step by step through a comprehensive "Virtual Agent" tool.
  • You build your unique profile
  • You build your strategy and plan to get noticed
  • You create your best fit list of colleges taking into account your academic and athletic profile
  • You reach out and engage with college coaches
  • You have the peace of mind that you are on top of the recruitment process
  • You are fully aware and connected to each step of the process.
  • You decide if you want to be your own recruiter or book a USP Recruiting Agent

Trusted by thousands of college coaches across the country.

More than 500 Universities have attended the usp college tennis showcase circuit.

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George R Brown Tennis Center: 2105 Rice Boulevard, Houston, TX 77005

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