The Player of the Year award is given to the top-ranked European players in the 14 and 16 & Under age categories of the Tennis Europe Junior Tour according to the final Race to Junior Masters ranking of the season.
Over the years, the award has proven to be a reliable indicator of future success, with former recipients including many of today’s top players, including stars such as Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Marin Cilic, Gael Monfils, Kim Clijsters and Justine Henin.
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2018 Tennis Europe Junior Tour Awards
Tennis Europe has announced the winners of the Tennis Europe Junior Tour Awards. Re-launched in 2015 as part of the 25th anniversary celebrations of the Tour, the awards have been expanded to recognise the annual achievements of players in a variety of new categories.
TEJT Player of the Year (14&U Boys) - Mili Poljicak (CRO)
TEJT Player of the Year (14&U Girls) - Linda Noskova (CZE)
TEJT Player of the Year (16&U Boys) - Petr Nesterov (BUL)
TEJT Player of the Year (16&U Girls) - Antonia Ruzic (CRO)
Doubles Team of the Year - Mili Poljicak & Dino Prizmic (CRO)
Overseas Players of the Year - Alexandra Eala (PHI) and He Ziheng (CHN)
Special Achievement - Frank Jonker (NED)
National Team of the Year - Czech Republic: 12 & Under Girls (Brenda Fruhvirtova, Nikola Bartunkova, Sara Bejlek & Tereza Valentova, Captain: Tomas Janda)