Congratulations to Noah Roslin (Midwest Section) and Makenna Barrett (Southern Cal section) for winning the sportsmanship awards.
Updated draws for the Two Man (Day 2)
Please click here to see the updated draws for the event.
FIRST ROUND TIMES AND MATCHES
SATURDAY 8AM - GIRLS
Matlby / Novak vs Sears / Herrman
Koziol/Lorenz vs Yeung/Yeung
Kantrovitz/Brass vs Siminski/Daavetilla
Flower/Adkins vs Zampardo/Annapantula
Cordisco/Gorman vs Bowers /Joint
Hitchcock /Aggarwal / Cohen/Barrett
SATURDAY 11:30am GIRLS AND BOYS
Britton/Myers vs Pyrz/Allen
Novikov/Robertson vs Gandra / Dudipala
Kim/Godsick vs Alousi/Shi
Perkowski /Verma vs Filer/Wang
Roslin/Pries vs Shoults /Lu
Fischer/Radke vs Gangavaram/Lamb
SATURDAY 3:00pm - BOYS
Choi/Ali-Khan vs Dale / Fernandez
Stearns/Joshi vs Dore/Uppu
Stojanov/DeMuth vs Mojica/Scarlett
Andea/Anderson vs Hernandez/Herdoiza
SCHEDULE OF PLAY and First Round Match time information
Girls matches will start at 8:00am Saturday and Monday. Boys will not start before 11am Saturday. Sunday Boys will start at 8am and girls will not start before 11:30. Monday boys will play some at 8am and the others around 11 or 11:30. Exact match times will be posted by Thursday. We will also post first round matches at that time.
All teams will play 4 rounds of matches, this means everyone will play on Monday. Please make travel arrangements for LATE in the day on Monday. If you cannot play on Monday please do not enter the tournament.
BOYS TEAMS SELECTED and SEEDS
1.Herdoiza / Hernandez
2.Godsick / Kim
3.Ali-khan / Choi
4.Gangavaram / Lamb
Pries / Roslin
Dore / Uppu
Fischer / Radke
Joshi / Stearns
Filer / Wang
DeMuth / Stojanov
Dale / Fernandez
Shoults / Lu
Alousi / Shi
Scarlett / Mojica
GIRLS TEAMS SELECTED and SEEDS
1.Maltby / Novak
2.Dudipala / Gandra
3.Annapantula / Ma. Zampardo
4.Cordisco / Gorman
Adkins / Flower
Brass / Kantrovitz
Novikov / Robertson
Bowers / Joint
Daavettila / Siminski
Barrett / Cohen
Allen / Pyrz
Koziol / Lorenz
Britton / Myers
Aggarwal / Hitchcock
Tournament Hotel - Courtyard by Marriott (Holland)
Courtyard by Marriott is our tournament hotel - please click on "more info" for a direct link or call Marriott Reservations at 1 (800) 321-2211 or (419)866-1001 (Holland location) by April 20 to make reservations. Please identify yourself as part of the USTA Midwest Tournament Room Block group staying at the Courtyard Toledo. The rate is $99.
TOURNAMENT HOTEL - COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT (MAUMEE)
Courtyard by Marriott is our tournament hotel - please click on "more info" for a direct link or guests may call 877-204-7737 and reference the USTA Midwest 5/05/17 Tournament Room Block at the Courtyard by Marriott Toledo Maumee to make their reservations at the group rate. They may also book directly online by via the link. The cutoff date for the block rate is 4/20/18. The rate is $99 Here is the direct link:
BOYS ALTERNATES - updated 4/26
1.Anand 2 Dolphin 3.Karev 4.Prasad 5.Hesson 6.Kollias 7.Meier 8.Skinner 9.C.Miller 10.Romanov
1.Kerner 2.Yin 3.Nyborg 4.Perry 5.Kotok 6.R.Miller 7.Greb 8.Fuduric 9.Bell 10.Hurst 11.Redmile 12.Krygier 13.Liu 14. Goldstein 15.Jacobsen 16.Molyneux 17.Smitek 18.Brahmbhatt 19.Margolin 20.Dobos 21.Pfeiffer 22.Iltchev 23.Cilella 24.Ribaudo 25.Brotherton 26.Chistyakova 27.Wang 28.Ospelt 29.Merkel 30.Wolf
PLAYER / TEAM SELECTION
SELECTIONS ARE BASED ON DOUBLES TEAMS COMBINED STANDINGS- WE STRONGLY RECOMMEND BOTH PLAYERS REGISTER FOR DOUBLES TO ENSURE THEY WONT BE MISSED AT THE TIME OF SELECTION. WE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO PUT TEAMS TOGETHER OURSELVES, HOWEVER, IF AT LEAST ONE TEAM MEMBER REGISTERS BOTH PLAYERS AS A DOUBLES TEAM, THEN THEY WILL BE CONSIDERED, AS LONG AS THE OTHER PLAYER IS REGISTERED FOR SINGLES. IF BOTH PLAYERS ARE REGISTERED FOR DOUBLES IT MAKES THE SELECTION PROCESS MUCH EASIER.
This tournament is a 2 player TEAM event. We will be using the most recent NSL when selecting players. Selections will be based on the combined rankings of both players on each team. The 16 teams with the lowest ranking totals will be chosen. The alternate list will be based on individual player ranking - not the team.
MULTIPLE ENTRIES AND SELECTION PROCESS
Players may choose ONE of the following options, but NOT both: OPTION 1: ENTER any ONE (1) division of TWO (2) concurrent USTA National Level 3 Tournaments (this may be a different division in each tournament); OR OPTION 2: ENTER TWO (2) divisions of ONE (1) USTA National Level 3 tournament Players may PLAY in only ONE division of ONE tournament. Players who register for three (3) or more events will be given 5 suspension points and will only be selected into a maximum of two events.
TOURNAMENT FORMAT AND SCORING
THIS TOURNAMENT IS A TEAM EVENT. EACH DIVISION WILL HAVE 16 TEAMS - TEAMS CONSIST OF 2 PLAYERS, FOR A TOTAL OF 32 PLAYERS PER DIVISION. PLAYERS MUST REGISTER WITH A PARTNER. MATCHES AGAINST OTHER TEAMS WILL CONSIST OF 2 SINGLES AND A DOUBLES. WE WILL PLAY A COMPASS DRAW SO ALL TEAMS WILL PLAY 4 ROUNDS. BOTH SINGLES AND DOUBLES MATCHES WILL PLAY BEST OF 3 SHORT SETS WITH NO-AD SCORING. SHORTS SETS OR FAST FOUR IS A FUN NEW FORMAT USED IN AUSTRALIA THIS YEAR. A MODIFIED VERSION IS ALSO BEING USED IN COLLEGE TENNIS.
Withdrawals and Entry Fee Refunds atUSTA National Junior Tournaments
It is a player’s responsibility
to immediately take action to withdraw from the tournament should circumstances
arise which would not enable a player to compete. Good sportsmanship and the
USTA Regulations dictate that a player should never:
• enter a tournament they do not intend to finish
• withdraw from a tournament after entries close unless it is for injury,
illness, or personal circumstance
• enter two or more concurrent tournaments without prior written approval from
each Tournament Committee
WITHDRAWING FROM A TOURNAMENT:
to Entry Deadline: If entries have not yet closed, a
player may withdraw by going to the tournament’s USTA TennisLink Home Page -
the same web page that the player registered for the tournament. Once in the
system, click on the "Register Now" text in red. When taken to the
next page, click on "Withdraw" on the left hand side of the screen.
You will need your confirmation number from your original registration to
withdraw. Because your credit card will not be charged prior to the entry
deadline, no refund needs to be made. If you cannot locate your confirmation
number, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
• Previously Authorized Entries into Concurrent Tournaments: If
a player has previously received written approval to enter concurrent
tournaments from each Tournament Committee, the player must immediately notify
the Tournament Director and/or Referee to let them know which tournament the player
has chosen to play.
• After Entry Deadline: Immediately
contact the tournament if to withdraw from the tournament - telephone numbers
and email addresses of the Tournament Director and/or Referee will be posted on
the tournament’s USTA TennisLink Home Page. Players must also fulfill the
written verification requirements described below if the withdrawal is for
injury, illness, or personal circumstance and the player wants to avoid being
levied USTA Suspension Points.
ENTRY FEE REFUND:
• Player is Not Accepted Into Tournament: If
a player has previously paid an entry fee and is not accepted into the
tournament, the player is entitled to a refund. Generally, in
USTA National Junior Tournaments, no player is charged an entry fee until
tournament selection is done and the acceptance list is published to the
tournament website. The TennisLink processing fee paid in addition to the
entry fee is not refundable.
• Previously Authorized Entries into Concurrent Tournaments: If
a player has previously received written authority to enter concurrent
tournaments from each Tournament Committee, the player is entitled to a refund
from the tournament(s) that will not be played. The TennisLink processing
fee paid in addition to the entry fee is not refundable.
• Other Withdrawal After the Entry Deadline: Players
who withdraw after the entry deadline for any reason other than a previously
autorized entry into concurrent tournaments are not entitled to a refund.
USTA SUSPENSION POINTS:
Any withdrawal (other than for previously authorized entry into concurrent
tournaments) that does not meet the written verification requirements described
below by the last scheduled day of the tournament (and, in the case of personal
circumstances, has also been approved as a personal circumstance by the
Referee) will result in the player being levied suspension points and any match
that is not played will be coded as a Default.
WRITTEN VERIFICATION REQUIREMENT FOR
WITHDRAWALS DUE TO INJURY, ILLNESS OR PERSONAL CIRCUMSTANCE:
• Illness or Injury: The
required written verification of an injury or illness must be from a medical
professional and must be received by the tournament no later than the last
scheduled day of the tournament.
• Personal Circumstance: If
the player is withdrawing because of a personal circumstance, the player must
deliver a written description of the situation no later than the last scheduled
day of the tournament and the Referee will determine whether the situation is a
REGISTRATION / PLAYER CHECK-IN
WE WILL HAVE PLAYER REGISTRATION BEFORE PLAY STARTS ON SATURDAY - BOTH BOYS AND GIRLS WILL BE REQUIRED TO REGISTER ONE HOUR BEFORE THEY ARE SCHEDULED TO PLAY.
Because players are entering as a two person team - we will add the rankings of the two players together to determine the four seeded teams.
MULTIPLE ENTRIES AND SELECTION PROCESS
AVAILABLE BY REQUEST - PLEASE CONTACT THE CLUB IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR A HITTING PRO. 419-241-2222
TOURNAMENT TENNIS BALL
WE WILL BE USING THE WILSON USPTA BALL - PLAYERS WILL BE GIVEN THREE BALLS PER. MATCH
TWOS ATHLETIC CLUB IS CLOSE TO BOTH THE TOLEDO AND DETROIT AIRPORTS. PLEASE LET US KNOW IF YOU NEED ANY HELP WITH TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS.
We will have fruit available daily for the players. We will also have bagels in the mornings and lunch for the players. We have a fitness center that is available to both players and parents
We will have a stringer on call for the first two days ot the tournament
Membership in the USTA is required to compete in all USTA National
Championships, USTA National Doubles Championships, USTA National Level 2
Tournaments, USTA National Level 3 Tournaments, Additional USTA Junior National
Tournaments, USTA National Spring Team Championships, USTA National Team
Championships, USTA Intersectional Team Championships, and USTA Zone Team
Championships. All US juniors must be in good standing with the USTA to enter
ITF Tournaments and USTA International Tournaments, which includes USTA
The USTA uses a "month of birth" age eligibility rule for junior
players competing in USTA sanctioned tournaments. This rule applies to all
local, District, Sectional, and National USTA sanctioned tournaments – it does
not apply to USTA International Tournaments and ITF Tournaments. Junior players
may continue to play in the 12, 14, 16 and 18 age divisions until the month
they turn 13, 15, 17, or 19, respectively.
International Tournaments and ITF Tournaments use a "year of birth"
age eligibility rule. Juniors may play the 18s, 16s, 14s or 12s division until
the year in which they turn 13, 15, 17, or 19 respectively.
Professional players who are age eligible may enter and play in all USTA
National Championships. USTA International Tournaments and ITF Tournaments are
governed by ITF Regulations and allow professional players to play. All other
USTA junior tournaments are limited to amateurs.
and Residency Requirements
USTA National Championships, USTA National Doubles Championships, USTA National
Level 2 Tournaments, USTA National Level 3 Tournaments, Additional USTA Junior
National Tournaments, USTA National Spring Team Championships, USTA National
Team Championships, USTA Intersectional Team Championships, and USTA Zone Team
Championships shall be open to US citizens and:
resident aliens of the United States.
Diplomats. Aliens who have resided in the
United States continuously for more than one year and who are members of
families of persons in the diplomatic or consular corps.
with Refugee Status.
Aliens who have been granted Refugee Status.
with Asylee Status.
Aliens who have been granted Asylee Status. Aliens with Temporary Protected
Status. Aliens who have been granted Temporary Protected Status.
with Adjustment Status.
Aliens whose I-485 (Application to Register Permanent Resident or Adjust
Status) has been accepted for filing.
Canadian citizens and landed Canadian immigrants who reside in British
Columbia, provided that they were USTA members for at least one month during
2010 and so long as they do not allow their USTA memberships to laps for a
period of more than six months.
commonly used to support a particular alien status include a permanent resident
alien card (green card), Form I-94, or a receipt confirming filing of the
citizenship and residency requirements do not apply to USTA International
Tournaments and ITF Tournaments.
USTA National Level 3Tournaments: Multiple Entries and Selection Process
Multiple Entries: Players Have TWO
Players Choose ONE of the Following
Options, but NOT Both:
1: Enter any ONE Division of TWO
Concurrent USTA National Level 3 Tournaments (this may be a different division
in each tournament); OR
2: Enter TWO Divisions of ONE USTA
National Level 3 Tournament
PLAY in only ONE division of ONE tournament.
OPTION 1: ONE Division of TWO Concurrent Tournaments
player seeking to enter two concurrent USTA National Level 3 Tournament must
get permission to enter as set forth in USTA Regulation IV.C.12. This requires a player to request and receive
the written permission of both Tournament Committees for the concurrent entry
by the time entries close.
Committees shall be required to grant permission for concurrent entry when a
request is made; however these requests are required - a Tournament Committee
may not post a blanket permission for concurrent entry.
Committees will publish the selection and alternate lists no later than 2 days
after entries close.
player accepted into both tournaments shall be required to notify the
tournaments no later than 5 days after entries close as to which tournament
they will be playing and the player shall be refunded their entry fee (but not
the TennisLink administrative fee).
Failure to withdraw by the deadline absolves the tournament from which
the player is withdrawing from their obligation to refund the entry fee and
will result in the assessment of 4 suspension points for withdrawing for reason
other than injury, illness, or personal circumstance.
a courtesy, a player that is accepted into one tournament and not the other(s)
should remove themselves from the alternate list of the other tournament(s) no
later than 5 days after entries close.
Failure to do so will not result in a penalty.
a player has not been accepted into any tournament, they may remain on the
alternate lists of all tournaments, but upon acceptance into one, they may not
withdraw from that tournament to play in another.
no circumstances may a player after being accepted into one concurrent
tournament withdraw and play in another.
Doing so shall result in the assessment of 4 suspension points for
withdrawing for reason other than injury, illness, or personal circumstance.
Option 2 Procedure: TWO Divisions of
a USTA National Level 3 Tournament includes more than one age division, a
player may enter up to two age divisions of that tournament.
Tournament Committee shall select players who have entered two divisions in
descending age division order: 18; 16; 14; and 12. If a player is entered in two age divisions
of a USTA National Level 3 Tournament and is selected into the older division,
that player shall not be eligible for selection into the younger division, even
if there are openings in the draw at the time of selection or thereafter. If a
player is not selected for the older division, that player is eligible for
selection in the younger division and is eligible to be an alternate in the
younger division but not in the older division.
Selection: Players are accepted into a USTA
National Level 3 Tournament using the most recently published National
Standings List as of the date entries close.
Alternates: Alternates are ordered using the
same National Standings List used to select players into the tournament. Players with no National Standing are ordered
after players with standing by random drawing.
Late entries are placed on the bottom of the alternate list in the order
received. Late entries received at the
same time are ordered randomly.
THIS TOURNAMENT IS A 16 TEAM EVENT: PLAYERS REGISTER WITH A
PARTNER. MATCHES AGAINST OTHER TEAMS WILL CONSIST OF 2 SINGLES
AND A DOUBLES. WE WILL PLAY A COMPASS DRAW SO ALL TEAMS WILL
PLAY 4 ROUNDS. SINGLES AND DOUBLES MATCHES WILL PLAY BEST OF 3
SHORT SETS WITH NO-AD SCORING. SHORTS SETS OR FAST FOUR IS A FUN
NEW FORMAT USED IN AUSTRALIA THIS YEAR. A MODIFIED VERSION IS ALSO
BEING USED IN COLLEGE TENNIS.
Players are selected manually by the tournament director after the close of registration.
Entry to this tournament is restricted. To see how entrants will be selected, follow the “Selection Process” link to the left. It is the player’s responsibility to check the selection list(s) after registering online to be sure that a check mark appears beside the player’s name on the list, in order to insure proper registration. Entries must be submitted by Thursday, April 12, 2018 11:59:00 AM Eastern Time. Only USTA members can register online if available.
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