You cannot be a champ at an individual sport without some sense of individuality.
These guys the USTA have been churning out should be in some team sport, where they could just kick back and have a beer with their buddies, instead of playing an individual sport by themselves.
Where are the self-centered unapologetic guys
like Sampras? Or guys with strong individual personalities like McEnroe or Agassi?
It's no coincidence that they're now trying to push the college route when there's probably no other institution that drains a person of individuality and individual-thinking more than today's college system.
So, yeah, take it as a sign of America's current deterioration and the symptoms behind it.
That said, we need a bad-ass like Tomic to show us the way.