The Upper Arlington Spring Open will be held on Saturday, April 29 and Sunday, April 30 at Upper Arlington High School, address listed above, with map. REPORT TO THE HIGH SCHOOL FOR MATCH AND COURT ASSIGNMENTS !! Jones Middle School and Hastings Middle School may be also used for some matches, depending on the number of matches.
SCHEDULE FOR SATURDAY MAY 13TH
The modified schedule for concluding this tournament this tournament has been posted since Wednesday night. A few of the matches may be slightly delayed due to Upper Arlington being one of four boys HS sectional sites. As their matches conclude, we will have access to all ten courts to conclude the tournament. Remember we are playing main draws including 3rd place matches as well as back draws in all divisions. Thank you for your support!
The UA Spring Open is a USTA sanctioned tournament for juniors, and all participants must be current, valid USTA members. The adult divisions and all doubles events are non sanctioned, and the results will NOT be included in your USTA rankings. Adults do not need to be USTA members, and their results will NOT be included in their USTA rankings.
ADULT SINGLES AND DOUBLES
Divisions offered for adults will be Men's Open, 35, 45, 55 and 65 singles, Women's Open and 35 Singles; Men's Open, 35 and 45 Doubles. Women's Doubles; Open Mixed and 35 Mixed Doubles. Entry fees for these divisions which are NOT USTA sanctioned is $20 for singles and $20 per doubles team which may be paid at your first match. To enter, please send an e-mail to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org with your entry information which should include, Name, Address, e-mail, phone, division you wish to enter and doubles partner, if applicable. Note that the tournament committee may combine divisions if necessary.
Here is the new schedulefor Sunday:
Jeff Conard vs Garrett LeDonne (Sun 10:30)
Men's 45 Singles
Jeff Conard vs Dan Bidwell (Sun 1:30)
Dan Bidwell vs Mark Xue (Sun 9)
Jeff Conard vs Mark Xue (Sun 4:30)
Doug Downey-Shawn Farnell vs Dan Bidwell-Garrett LeDonne (Sun 4:30)
The UA Spring Open Tournament Director is Walt Thieman, with his email address and cell phone number are listed above. If you have any questions about the tournament, please contact Walt.
The junior singles divisions will be FMLC (first match losers consolation), with each junior singles participant guaranteed at least two matches. Adult matches and doubles matches are single elimination, when you lose - you are out. All front draw matches are the best of three tiebreak sets, while backdraw matches will used the THIRD SET MATCH TIE BREAK in place of a full third set. A MATCH TIE BREAK IS THE SAME AS A SET TIE BREAK, EXCEPT THE WINNER IS THE FIRST PERSON TO 10 POINTS, INSTEAD OF 7.
TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE - NO REQUESTS
This is only a 2 day tournament, with many participants, so there will be no scheduling requests honored, it is just not possible. All players should be prepared to play up to 2 singles matches and up to 2 doubles matches per day. All players must be able to participate from 9 AM to dark so we can finish all matches.
To withdraw from the tournament, before registration closes, go to the right sider of this home page for the tournament. This is the same web page upon which the player registered for the tournament. In the middle of the page there is a section called "Edit Registration". The third line down is labeled "Withdraw". The fourth line down is labeled "Find Confirmation Number", if you cannot find that number for withdrawal.
If the confirmation number the player received upon initial registration was lost or cannot be found, click on "Find confirmation number". Enter the players USTA number, and zip code of the players residence. A list of all the tournaments the player has ever registered for will appear. Write down the confirmation number of the tournament from which the player is withdrawing.
Go back to "Withdraw", and enter the players USTA number and confirmation number for the event in that tournament that you want to drop. Click to confirm the player is withdrawing form the tournament. Withdrawal will be done immediately, and the player is out of the tournament.
Alann Leinwohl will be assisting Walt with this tournament and will be available for stringing all weekend. To contact Alann for your racquet needs, his cell number is 614-902-0927 or inquire at the tournament desk.
The UA Spring Open will be held on Saturday, April 29 and
Sunday, April 30 --- This is a USTA sanctioned tournament for
junior singles events. Only current USTA members are eligible to
participate in the junior singles events. The adult events are not
sanctioned and you must enter via the instructions provided
above.--- Matches will be played at Upper Arlington High School.
Some overflow matches may be played at Jones Middle School and
Hastings Middle School. --- The entry fee will be $33 for each
singles entry and $20 per doubles team, $10 per player. --- In the
junior singles divisions, all selected players are guaranteed two
matches. --- For the adult singles and doubles divisions , it will
be single elimination, there will be no back draw. --- Because this
is a two day tournament, there will be no scheduling requests
honored. Players must be able to play at any time during the
tournament. --- Individuals are permitted to play just one singles
event and one doubles event. Individuals will be expected to play
up to three singles matches per day. If entered in singles and
doubles, players will play more than two matches each day. --- All
matches will play a best of three sets, with the match tiebreak
instead of a full third set.
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 Thursday, April 27, 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: 850119817 from the searchable schedule homepage.
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