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This is a Georgia State Championship, an advanced-level
tournament sanctioned by USTA Georgia as a Level 1 (Southern Level 2 points). Junior suspension point system in effect. Registration
must be completed online. In the future, you can jump straight to this
tournament by entering the tournament identification number: 700009918 from the searchable schedule homepage.
Boys and Girls registered for 12 and under division will play on a full court with yellow balls.
Boys and Girls 10 and under that are eligible for green balls in Youth
Progression will play on a full court with green dot balls.
Youth Progression (for
children ages 7-10)
If this is your child’s first time playing a tournament,
please email Eva Marie McCravy (email@example.com) or Susan Pierce (firstname.lastname@example.org)
to activate their USTA number in the Youth Progression program. For more information
about Youth Progression, visit our webpage.
This tournament is open only to junior players whose parents
have established a legal residency in Georgia, hold a current USTA membership
card assigned to Georgia, and who are citizens of the United States or meet the
resident alien requirements for a national ranking. You will receive an automated email if your player is
selected and your credit card is charged.
USTA Georgia will allow late entrants to be accepted into
all USTA GA tournaments in the event that the draw is not full, provided that
such late entrants do not affect the seeding and further provided that late
entrants do not prevent timely entrants to be accepted into the draw under any
circumstances. Accepting late entrants is at the discretion of the Tournament
Committee. Seeds must be posted by 12 noon following close of registration.
Once draws are posted, the tournament is closed and can no longer accept late
Draws will be published by Thursday at 5 pm. It is your
responsibility to check this tournament webpage for the players’ draws, match
times and any other updates.
Main draw scoring for B/G
14s-18s will be best 2 out of 3 regular sets. All playoffs and consolation
scoring formats will be 2 out of 3 sets with a 10 pt. match tie break in lieu
of the third set. B/G 12s main draw, consolations and playoffs will play 2 out
of 3 sets with a 10 pt. match tie break played in lieu of a third set. B/G 10s
will play 2 out of 3 short sets(first one to 4 by 2) with a set tiebreak played
at 4-all and a 7 pt. match tie break played in lieu of a third set.
Doubles will play a 6 game set with ad scoring with a 7 pt. set tie break at
Refund policy is
determined by the tournament director and it will be posted on this tournament
BE SURE TO CALL THE HOTEL DIRECTLY FOR THE MACON TENNIS TOURNAMENT RATE
1. Candlewood Suites Phone: 478.254.3530
Reservation Code: Macon Tennis ..Additional Information: Room includes full-size refrigerator and stovetop.
2. Comfort Suites Phone: 478.314.5130
Reservation Code: MTC.. Additional Information: Free full hot breakfast.
3. Comfort Inn & Suites West Phone: 478.621.7977
Reservation Code: Macon Tennis
4. Courtyard Marriott Phone: 478.477.8899
Reservation Code: Macon Tennis.Additional Information: Includes hot breakfast.
5. Holiday Inn Macon North Phone: 478.803.8200
Reservation Code: Macon Tennis. Additional Information: Breakfast for two daily.
6. Homewood Suites – North Macon Phone: 478.477.9776
Reservation Code: Macon Tennis..Additional Information: Hot breakfast daily; dinner included Monday through Thursday.
7. Magnuson Hotel Macon Phone: 844.878.8050
Reservation Code: Macon Tennis. Additional Information: Includes hot breakfast.
8. Marriott City Center Phone: 478.803.0274
Reservation Code: Macon Tennis. Additional Information: N/A.
9. Quality Inn & Suites Phone: 478.474.4000
Reservation Code: Macon Tennis. Additional Information: Complimentary full hot 16-item breakfast and cookout Monday-Wednesday; outdoor pool.
10. Residence Inn by Marriott Phone: 478.475.4280
Reservation Code: Macon Tennis. Additional Information: Full hot breakfast; indoor heated pool; tennis court.
11. TownePlace Suites Macon Phone: 478.812.8522
Reservation Code: Macon Tennis. Additional Information: Complimentary hot breakfast and Wi-Fi; outdoor pool; fully equipped kitchens.
12. Wingate by Wyndham Phone: 478.476.8100
Reservation Code: Macon Tennis. Additional Information: Includes hot expanded breakfast
BIRTH CERTIFICATE/ GREEN CARD
Birth Certificate/Green Card Deadline is 11:59 pm, May
All Players must have a Birth Certificate on file in the Southern Office for proof of US Citizenship. Green cards will be accepted, but passports will not. This event is restricted to the following Jr. players: U.S. Citizens; Permanent Resident Aliens; Diplomats, Refugees/Asylees; CTA. Refer to USTA Regulation III.A.2a. For questions regarding if your player’s Birth Certificate is on file, or to submit a Birth Certificate, email email@example.com and be sure to include the players’ name, USTA number, and current City/State.
Medical Release Form
Download your Medical
Release Form and bring it with you to the Registration desk.
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John Drew Smith Tennis Center (JDS)
3280 N. Ingle Place Macon, GA. 31210
Mercer University (MER)
GPS will NOT take you to the courts. Please use directions below**:
Mercer University Campus, Macon, GA 31207
USE THESE DIRECTIONS * * From JDS: Turn right on Northside Dr. * Turn left on Riverside Dr., travel to first red light. * Turn right on Arkwright Rd., travel 1/10 mile. * Turn right on I-75 South, travel 7 miles. * Take Exit 163, Mercer University Blvd. * Turn left on Mercer University Blvd., travel 4/10 mile (second red light). * Turn left into Mercer University Campus. * Tennis courts are on the left, parking lot is on the right.
Tattnall Tennis Center (TAT) 1155 College Street, Macon, GA 31201
* Turn right on Northside Dr. * Turn right on Riverside Dr., travel 4 1/2 miles (seven red lights). * Turn right on College St., travel 1 1/10 miles (five red lights). * Turn right on Oglethorpe St., travel 1/10 mile. * Take first left into parking lot.
Stratford Academy (STRAT) 6010 Peake Rd, Macon, GA 31220
* Turn right on Northside Dr. * Turn right on Riverside Dr., travel to first red light. * Turn right on Wimbish Rd. * At light, turn left on Forest Hill Rd. * In 6/10 mile, turn right on Vineville Ave. * In 1.5 miles, turn left on Tucker Rd. * In 2.6 miles, turn right onto Peake Rd. * In 4/10 mile, turn left into Stratford Academy * Travel all the way around the school to reach the tennis court parking.
Wesleyan College (WES)
4760 Forsyth Road, Macon, GA 31210
* Take left on Northside Dr. * At the third traffic light, turn left on to Wesleyan Drive. * At the Stop Sign, cross Rivoli Drive and continue on Wesleyan Drive over railroad tracks to the traffic Light. * Turn left on Forsyth road. * Travel 0.2 miles and turn right at light. * Entrance to courts is on the right
PRO CIRCUIT EVENT OPPORTUNITY - BOYS & GIRLS 18'S WINNER
The Peach State Boys & Girls 18’s winners will get a wildcard into the qualifying draw of (Macon 80K Challenger in October 2018 for Girls 18’s. Savannah 50K Challenger in April 2019 for Boys 18’s).PLUS Winner AND Finalist will receive a travel/expense allotment ($1000 total split 60/40).
BG18 will not start play on Saturday June 2nd until 2 pm to accommodate those players who will be taking the SAT. We cannot accommodate BG16 or those taking the test at sites other than one in Macon.
All Withdrawals after ONLINE entries close must be sent in writing by E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org to the attention of Adam Dalton.
Include the reason for the withdrawal. Please be aware that if a player withdraws for any reason other than illness, injury, or personal circumstance: suspension points will be given to that player.
Medical documentation of the illness or injury must be sent before the end of the tournament (June 6th.)
We will be checking if players that withdraw are playing in other tournaments that same week.
Players withdrawing within 7 days of the tournament start date will not be refunded the entry fee. No refunds will be issued for withdrawals after 11:59 PM EST on Friday, May 25, 2018
Friday Start time
Please be aware we will begin the tournament at 8 am Friday, June 1st. BG 18's will not begin until Saturday afternoon.
All doubles pairings must be finalized by 5 pm Sunday, May 27th. Anyone who is in a division without a partner will be removed at that time. If you are looking for a partner please use Match Tennis App to look for others searching for a partner.
Players are selected manually by the tournament director after the close of registration.
Entry to this tournament is open to specified residents only. Entries must be submitted by Monday, May 14, 2018 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: 700009918 from the searchable schedule homepage.
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