•DIRECTIONS: FOR YOUR GPS...GASTON COUNTRY CLUB 3700 COUNTRY
CLUB DR. GASTONIA,NC 28056 • IF TRAVELING "HWY 85 SOUTH" TO
GASTONIA, EXIT RIGHT OFF HWY 85 AT THE COX ROAD EXIT / GASTONIA
(EXIT 21) GO TO TOP OF RAMP TURN LEFT(SOUTH) ON "COX ROAD" AND
CROSS BACK OVER HWY 85. • IF TRAVELING "HWY 85 NORTH", EXIT RIGHT
AT EXIT 21 ("COX ROAD"), GO TO TOP OF RAMP AND TURN RIGHT(SOUTH)
ONTO "COX ROAD". THEN FOLLOW THE REST OF THE DIRECTIONS • CONTINUE
SOUTH ON COX ROAD CROSSING FRANKLIN BOULEVARD (HWY 74). COX ROAD
WILL TURN INTO "ARMSTRONG PARKWAY" AFTER CROSSING FRANKLIN
BOULEVARD. • CONTINUE(SOUTH) FOR A COUPLE OF MILES ON ARMSTRONG
PARKWAY(TURNS INTO "GASTON DAY SCHOOL ROAD" ALONG THE WAY) CROSSING
NEW HOPE RD., HUDSON BLVD., AND HOFFMAN RD... **WHEN YOU GET TO THE
TRAFFIC CIRCLE TAKE YOUR FIRST RIGHT KENDRICK RD. ABOUT A MILE DOWN
KENDRICK TAKE A LEFT ON COUNTRY CLUB DR.
Divisions will be limited to 16
A player may enter 2 events. One must be mixed doubles.
SELECTION OF PLAYERS:
Nothing to lose so register to play. If a division in this tournament does not have sufficient entries, your credit card will not be
charged the entry fee or the tennislink service/processing fee. Don’t be left out. Register now.
All players need to have an NTRP rating prior to playing this tournament. If you do not have a rating, you can self-rate
1. Go to www.nctennis.com.
2. Click on TennisLink under Quick Hits on the right side of the page.
3. Log in to your USTA account or CREATE an account (right side of the page in RED) if you do not
currently have one. Player will need his USTA#.
4. Click on "Self Rate" under the "Find NTRP Rating Info" search box.
5. Follow the instructions and answer the questions provided.
JUNIOR AGE RESTRICTIONS:
This Adult NTRP tournament allows Juniors to play. However, the Junior must be at least 18 years old before the start of the tournament.
If you have questions about this, please contact the Tournament Director.
Matches will begin as early at 5:00 PM Friday afternoon if draw sizes dictate..
COMBO MIXED DOUBLES ELIGIBILITY:
Mixed Combo 5.0-9.0 doubles with the players’ combined ratings not exceeding the Combined NTRP level and with
no more than One (1) point difference in players’ NTRP ratings
If you need to withdraw before entries close, you must do so online.
Click on "Edit Registration," then "Withdraw." You will need your original confirmation number.
All withdrawals after entries close must be sent BOTH in writing by email (to the Tournament Director's address above) and
by phone to the tournament site.
Each player will receive a tournament T-shirt. A buffet lunch will be provided for all players Saturday 11:00-2:00. Non participants may purchase a buffet for a nominal fee.
FORMAT AND SCORING:
This is a single elimination tournament. All matches are best of 3 sets with a Coman 10 point match tiebreaker played in lieu of a 3rd set.
This tournament's seeding will be done in accordance with USTA Regulations. They will be compiled and examined by the
Head Referee, Tournament Director, and members of the Tournament Committee.
Thank you to Choice Beverages and Standard Distributors(Budweiser) for your many years of support.
Matches will be played on clay courts unless there are weather problems.
TYPE OF BALLS:
Wilson US Open Balls will be used for all matches.
PLAYER’S RESPONSIBILITY: It is the PLAYER'S responsibility to know their next match time and show up in a timely manner.
Check website often for updated match times.
PLAYERS MUST CHECK IN FOR EACH MATCH 30 MINUTES PRIOR TO SCHEDULED START TIME.
USTA RULES WILL BE ENFORCED FOR LATENESS.
Players are selected manually by the tournament director after the close of registration.
Entry to this tournament is open to all USTA members. Entries must be submitted by Monday, October 02, 2017 11:59:00 PM Eastern Time. Only USTA members can register online if available.
In the future, you can jump straight to this tournament by entering the tournament identification number: 703953017 from the searchable schedule homepage.
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