2017 SOUTHERN 10S--EAST SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD WINNERS
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2017 SOUTHERN 10S--EAST SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD WINNERS:
GIRLS WINNER -- JOSEY SWEAT, CAMDEN, SC **** . BOYS WINNER -- HUIT HAMILTON, CHARLOTTE, NC.
GPS ADDRESS FOR ARRIVING AT CAYCE TENNIS & FITNESS CENTER
Please note that the GPS address for Cayce Tennis &
Fitness Center is Saxe Gotha Road,
Cayce, SC 29033. This address will take you to the stop light in front of Cayce
Tennis & Fitness Center.
SOUTHERN 10S--EAST TOURNAMENT HOTEL INFORMATION
PLEASE REGISTER FOR HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS EARLY, AS THERE ARE OTHER EVENTS IN THE AREA. *****
TOURNAMENT HOTEL *** WINGATE BY WYNDHAM--LEXINGTON, 108 SALUDA POINTE COURT, LEXINGTON, SC 29072 **
(803) 957-5000. RATE: $105.00 + TAX ** INCLUDES BREAKFAST. ** CLICK 'MORE INFO' LINK FOR HOTEL INFORMATION.
10U FORMAT -- USTA YOUTH PROGRESSION
10U EAST SOUTHERN Championships-78' Court with Green Dot Ball ****
All 10-and-under matches will be played on a 78’ court using the green dot ball. Players are required to move through the USTA Progression earning stars and trophies (unless they were grandfathered into green ball at the end of 2016) in orange ball events. ****
Orange ball 60’ 10-and-under competition will NOT be offered at the SOUTHERN 10S--EAST Championships. **** ALL Competition at the Southern 10U--EAST Closed Championships will be on a 78’ court using the green dot ball.
**** SINGLES AND DOUBLES DRAW TYPE & SCORING FORMATS OF PLAY
***** THE SOUTHERN 10S--EAST FORMAT FOR SINGLES WILL
BE A COMPASS DRAW. ***** EACH MATCH WILL BE TWO SHORT SETS, N0-AD SCORING
-- FIRST TO 4 GAMES BY A MARGIN OF TWO GAMES, WITH A 7 POINT TIEBREAK GAME IF
TIED AT 4-4 IN THE SET. A 7 POINT MATCH TIEBREAK WILL BE PLAYED IN LIEU OF A
THIRD SET. A 2 MINUTE SET BREAK BETWEEN EACH SET. & NO COACHING BETWEEN 2ND SET AND 3RD SET 7 POINT TIEBREAK.
***** DOUBLES WILL BE A 32 COMPASS DRAW. EACH MATCH WILL BE ONE NO AD SET, FIRST TO 6 GAMES BY 2 GAMES, WITH A 7 POINT TIEBREAK IF 6-6 IN THE
***** PLAYERS MAY PLAY FOUR OR MORE MATCHES IN A FULL COMPASS DRAW. ******
*** ALL PLAYERS ENTERED ENCOURAGED TO PLAY SINGLES & DOUBLES***
***** DOUBLES PLAY IS A FUNDAMENTAL ASPECT OF
THE USTA 10 AND UNDER DEVELOPMENT OF YOUTH TENNIS. **** DOUBLES IS FUN FOR THE
PLAYERS, AND POPULAR WITH PARENTS. *****ALL PLAYERS SELECTED TO PLAY IN
SOUTHERN 10 AND UNDER EAST TOURNAMENT ARE ENCOURAGED TO PLAY DOUBLES AS WELL AS
***** PLAYERS MAY ENTER ONLINE UNTIL ENTRY DEADLINE. ****
AFTER JUNE 4TH PLAYERS MUST INDICATE PARTNERS TO THE TOURNAMENT VIA EMAIL TO THE TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR BY
THURSDAY JUNE 08 AT 12 Noon. ***** PARENTS/PARENTS LOOKING FOR DOUBLES PARTNERS MAY REQUEST EMAIL CONTACT INFORMATION FOR POTENTIAL PARTNERS FROM THE TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR.
*** NOTE!! PLAYERS CAN PARTNER WITH PLAYERS FROM OTHER STATES & ARE NOT REQUIRED TO PLAY WITH A PARTNER FROM THE SAME STATE.
PLEASE NOTE: NO PETS ARE ALLOWED AT CAYCE TENNIS & FITNESS CENTER
LEXINGTON COUNTY RECREATION AND AGING COMMISSION POLICY
DOES NOT ALLOW PETS AT THE CAYCE TENNIS AND FITNESS CENTER. ONLY REGISTERED SERVICE DOGS ARE ALLOWED. ALL VISITORS AND
PARTICIPANTS ARE REQUESTED TO RESPECT THIS POLICY.
SOUTHERN 10S--EAST CLOSED SELECTION PROCESS AND TIMELINE
SUNDAY, June 4 Entry Deadline at 11:59 PM. ****
MONDAY, June 5th 3:00 PM: State Endorsement List deadline. ****
TUESDAY 10:00 PM: Player selection to be completed &
published to webpage. ****
WEDNESDAY, June 7th 12:00 PM: Use State alternate list to replace
THURSDAY, June 8th 12:00 PM:
All draws, seeds and match times will be posted.
SOUTHERN 10S EAST SCHEDULE--FRIDAY CHECK IN AND DOUBLES
FRIDAY, June 9th On-Site Registration 1:00pm to 3:00pm -- Player/Parent Meeting 3:30pm AND Doubles Play IN A COMPASS DRAW Begins at 4:00pm OR IMMEDIATELY AFTER PLAYER/PARENT MEETING-
****Player Pizza Party after Doubles.
SINGLES BEGINS SATURDAY JUNE 10 at 9;00AM - COMPASS DRAW
SEMIFINALISTS WILL BE INVITED TO SOUTHERN 10S TEAM PLAYOFF EVENT
SEMIFINALISTS IN BOYS AND GIRLS EVENT WILL BE INVITED TO PLAY IN THE SOUTHERN 10S PLAYOFFS TEAM EVENT JUNE 24TH AND 25TH.
Entries and Selections: Southern Tournaments. All players must
enter through the TennisLink Online Registration. Players may enter
only one division even though each age division is at a different
site and listed as a separate tournament on the schedule. Entries
are chosen by the Tournament Director when Registration Closes.
Players are billed the registration fee once they are chosen for
the event. Players not selected are placed on the Alternates
Please be aware that this tournament is a 10U Youth Tennis
Progression event. This means that in order to play in the 10U division offered
you must be in the corresponding level. If you are not able to register for 10U
singles that means you are not eligible for that level of 10U. To find out more
information call (803) 781-2574.
PLAY YOUR FIRST TOURNAMENT & GET REIMBURSED UP TO $30! (link below)
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 Sunday, June 04, 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: 704102517 from the searchable schedule homepage.
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