2018 ITF Super Senior
United States Tennis Association/USTA selected J. B. Hayes and three other 80 and over tennis players to represent the United States at the 2018 ITF Super-Seniors World Team Championships at Umag, Croatia, on September, 16-21, 2018. The men’s 80’s is called the Gardnar Mulloy Cup. This is the second time J.B. has been selected for the team and his fourth Super Seniors World Teams selection. More than 100 applicants applied for this four-man team. J.B. is the only Indiana player on any of the nine Super Seniors World Teams.
In 2014 J. B. represented the USA in the ITF Super-Senior World Team Championships by playing on the Bitsy Grant teams (75 and over men). J. B. has won two USTA singles national championships.
USTA awards gold balls to champions, silver balls to finalists, and bronze balls to third place finishers. These are JB’s total to date: