In the ITA fall top 10 newcomer list, there were only two Americans: John McNally (OSU) and Oliver Crawford (FL). Below is the list of 2017 blue chips who waited to Jan to start as well as 2018 Patrick Kypson who is starting early. Are there any others from 2018 starting early? I have listed their ATP ranking and highest jr ITF ranking as well as UTR. (Note Benjamin Sigouin is Canadian but was on TRN blue chip list for class of 2017) I had lined up the columns but when I posted in TTW, the formatting was lost UTR jr itf ATP College Benjamin Sigouin 14.37 4 786 UNC QFist jr French Open, finalist boys dubs US Open Patrick Kypson 14.32 18 707 Texas A&M won Kzoo 18s, won Niceville Future, Jr Wimbledon SFist Mac Kiger 13.86 295 UNC-originally committed to Illinois Alafia Ayeni 13.85 27 1284 Cornell Gianni Ross 13.85 13 1005 UVA Sebastian Arcila 12.88 102 Florida State, played for Puerto Rico Davis Cup team (Note: UTR does not have some of these guys listed for colleges yet) Ayeni, Ross, Kypson, and Crawford trained with USTA PD Here is the same info for US top fall players John McNally 13.90 13 1150 was ATP 916 ITA #57 Oliver Crawford 14.21 9 1486 The ITA fall newcomers list ranged from Axel Geller (Stanford) UTR 14.68 to Maxim Tybar (13.65). For comparison, top US players from spring 2017 were JJ Wolf ( UTR 14.49 1/18, 14.27 1/17) and William Blumberg (UTR 14.76 Jan 18, 14.65 Jan 17) Other blue chip US freshmen who started in fall and currently have 13.5ish or higher UTR rankings are: Timothy SAH 13.85 Stanford University Keegan SMITH 13.84 UCLA ITA #108 ATP 994 Ryan SEGGERMAN 13.65 Princeton University ITA #114 Paul BARRETTO 13.63 California Andres Andrade 13.62 University of Florida Kyrylo Tsygura 13.53 University of Virginia Jacob Brumm 13.52 California Alexander BROWN 13.47 University of Illinois ATP 1765 (1 pt) Two 5 star US freshmen already have ITA ranking: Yuval Solomon 13.15 Wake Forest (ITA 83-probably wont play in spring as Wake has 8 players with higher UTR) Evan Bynoe 12.92 Cornell ITA #106 The class of 2018 is really loaded headed by Sam Riffice ATP 763, heading to FL for 18/19.