Player Selection Type
UPDATE AS OF 6/15 @ 6:45 AM: Due to poor weather conditions
forecasted to begin later on this morning, the Green Ball and
Yellow Ball tennis tournament is moving indoors to the Naperville
Tennis Club, 1011 East Benton Ave, Naperville, IL 60540. The tennis
club is located in a residential community, so if your GPS takes
you to an area with residential homes, you are in the right place.
Please call either Steve Haas at 630-660-1943 or the Naperville
Tennis Club at 630-355-5600 if you have any questions. Thank
UPDATE AS OF 6/13 @ 9:00 PM: For the Orange Ball
Tournament (both B10U and G10U), the draws will not be posted
ahead of time (but will be available at the tournament). The Orange
Ball Tournament is an indoor tournament and starts on Saturday at
6:00 PM at the Naperville Tennis Club, 1011 East Benton Ave,
Naperville, IL 60540 (for those of you coming to the club for the
1st time, it is located in a residential community so if you find
that your GPS is taking you to an area with residential homes, you
are in the right place).
For the B10U Green, G10U Green, B12 and B14 divisions, the
draws have been posted so please check online for your match times.
This tournament is scheduled to be an outdoor tournament at the
Knoch Park Tennis Courts, 724 West Street, Naperville, IL 60540.
Please note that this address will direct you to the main parking
lot for the park (which is very large) and the main parking lot is
a 7-10 minute walk to the tennis courts. You may also Google the
Naperville Central High School location and have your GPS take you
there as the tennis courts are located right across the street from
the high school parking lot (and there is also street parking right
next to the tennis courts as well). If you are using the USTA
App on your phone, DO NOT use the Map/Directions feature on the
App as this will direct you to the Naperville Tennis Club,
which is located 3-4 miles away from the tennis courts. In the
event of rain, please check online here for a note that the
tournament has moved indoors to the Naperville Tennis Club, 1011
East Benton Ave, Naperville, IL 60540. Please note, if any player
is in the finals of the Front Draw or Back Draw and that Final
match would be their 4th match of the day, then the finals will be
moved to Sunday at 9:00 AM. Also, while all of the match times are
posted, some of the Back Draw match times may need to be adjusted
based on the outcome of Front Draw matches. For example, you will
notice that some Back Draws have the same times for 2 consecutive
rounds of matches for a player (e.g., the QF round may have a match
time of 1:00 PM and the SF round may have a match time of 1:00 PM
as well). If the earlier round match ends up being played in the
Back Draw (due to the results of the Front Draw matches), then the
subsequent round matches in the Back Draw will have to have their
times adjusted accordingly. If you have any questions about this,
please check with the Tournament Director.
We look forward to seeing you on Saturday, and if you have any
questions, please contact the Tournament Director, Steve Haas, at
If you should have any questions, after reading the tournament
notes, please feel free to contact the Tournament Director, Steve
Haas, at 630-660-1943.
For any new 10U players, the USTA offers a FREE junior membership
(membership is required for this tournament). Call 1-800-990-8782
and use the code: FYFE.
The 10 Orange event will be held indoors at NTC (1011 East
Benton Ave, Naperville 60540) on Saturday. This round robin
one-day event will begin playing at 6:00 p.m. Players will
compete in no-ad timed matches with the winners playing off for 1st
and 2nd place. Please arrive 15 mins. prior to your match
For the 11 up and 10 Green this is an outdoor tournament at
Knoch Park Tennis Courts at (724 West Street, Naperville, IL
60540) with Naperville Tennis Club as the rain day indoor back site
(NTC 1011 East Benton Ave, Naperville, IL 60540). Matches will
happen rain or shine! Matches will begin on Saturday and continue
into Sunday (based on the number of players registered for all of
For those of you not familiar with Knoch Park, please use GPS to
find the general location before you drive to the courts. The
tennis courts are located right across the street from Naperville
Central High School (you can also GPS the high school as well).
Please be advised that if you use the "USTA Mobile App" on your
phone, DO NOT USE THE MAP LOCATION FEATURE in the app as this will
direct you to the Naperville Tennis Club, which is located 3-4
miles away from Knoch Park.
All tournament participants will receive 2 free guest passes to use
at NTC's outdoor pool during the tournament 6/15-6/16.
Should there be bad weather, please check here or call the
Tournament Director, Steve Haas, at 630-660-1943 in order to find
out if the event has been moved to the indoor back-up site:
Naperville Tennis Club 1011 East Benton Avenue, Naperville
Meredith Pollack will act as referee.
Please read through this homepage before signing up for the
tournament as many questions are addressed here.
GET SIGNED UP/WHY WAIT?:
Please do not "wait" for other players to sign up. This is
something that circles back and then few people sign up until the
last minute. If you are free and want to play...sign up. Other
"waiting" people will see names and then sign up too and
Tah-Dah...we have a nice draw with healthy competition for
FIRST MATCH START TIMES:
Once the draws are posted, please click to find your times there.
We do not email or call participants to tell them times. It is the
player's responsibility to find that on the tournament home
The site for 11 up and 10 Green is:
Knock Park Tennis Courts
724 S. West Street, Naperville, IL 60540.
The site for 10 Orange is:
Naperville Tennis Club
1011 East Benton Ave, Naperville, IL 60540
WITHDRAWALS/MIDWEST SUSPENSION POINT SYSTEM:
If you need to withdraw while registration is still open, please go
to the tournament homepage and in the left margin click on "Edit
Registration" and proceed to withdraw. No reason is necessary while
the registration is still open. If registration has closed and the
tournament has not yet begun, please email/call the Tournament
Director at the club (email@example.com) and list the
reason for your withdrawal. If the tournament has started, please
call the club and speak directly with the Tournament Director.
Remember, when withdrawing from a USTA tournament once the
selections have been made, the only reasons that are accepted by
the USTA Referee without incurring FIVE (5) suspension points are
injury, illness, or a family emergency.
NO REFUNDS once player selections have been made at the close of
the entry deadline.
SIGNING UP FOR TWO EVENTS/MIDWEST SUSPENSION POINT
The USTA/Midwest Section Suspension Point System is in effect. You
are expected to play the entire event as scheduled. All players
will be given FIVE (5) suspension points for entering two or more
tournaments that take place at the same time, in whole or in part,
unless each Tournament Director involved agrees with the multiple
entries in writing via email. The applies to all players who signed
up for the tournament including alternates.
FORMAT for the 10Green and 11 up:
Regular scoring, 2 our of 3 sets with a 10 point tiebreaker in lieu
of a 3rd set.
USTA CONTACT INFORMATION:
Procedure for tournament registration: because of Privacy Laws,
your contact information from USTA membership does not show up in
the Tournament Director's software anymore. Only what you indicate
during the registration process shows up. We have no way of
contacting you if you leave those fields blank when signing up.
This means, for example, if your opponent withdraws at the last
minute due to injury, illness, or a family emergency you might make
a trip to the tournament and not need to if we had a way of
reaching you. You must indicate all phone numbers, home and cell (a
MUST), email addresses and more for each USTA tournament
registration, EACH and EVERY time, for each and every tournament
you enter, even if you have played a tournament with Naperville
Please call Tournament Director, Steve Hass at 630-660-1943 and
make sure you reference the name of the tournament, player's name,
and age group as we do have a lot of tournament overlap.
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 Wednesday, June 12, 2019 11:59:00 PM Central 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: 850037719 from the searchable schedule homepage.
Division and Draw Type Abbreviations
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