PLEASE KEEP IN MIND THIS FACILITY HAS NO LIGHTS, so all matches
will be held in the daytime. This tournament is aggressively
scheduled to fit in all matches, so please SHOW UP AT LEAST 30
MINUTES prior to your scheduled time of play. We will be enforcing
Player Selection Type
Last light is around 630 at Desert Mountain, so all matches will be
played each day prior to that time. Plan your schedule
The tournament will be limited to the first 185 players who sign
ABOUT THE 2019 CLAY COURTS
This will be the second year of our Clay Court Championships being
held at the Desert Mountain Club in Scottsdale, AZ, one of the
crown jewel tennis destinations in the Southwest, and one of the
finest tennis facilities in the country.
The Southwest Clay Courts is one of four surface Slam Series events
held for adults in the Southwest with a Level 1
TOURNAMENT FORMAT: Format for this event will be best two of
three sets, with a 10-point tiebreaker for the third. Singles
scoring is regular (with ads), doubles scoring will be no-ad.
First match loser's consolation matches will be attempted for all
singles divisions (if players don't play, we will make efforts to
pair you with other players from the division or other divisions).
Consolation matches will be played on hard courts and the
facility's one grass court.
PLAYERS ARE ALLOWED TO PLAY IN A MAXIMUM OF TWO EVENTS
TOURNAMENT SURFACE: Green Har-Tru Clay - 5 courts (no
AMENITIES: The Desert Mountain clay courts have partitioned
dividers on each court, with misters at every changeover location
as well as bottled water. Players are still encouraged to bring
their own drinks. Players will be able to use the facility locker
rooms on site.
BEHAVIORAL ISSUES: Behavioral issues and unsportsmanlike
conduct at this tournament (by fans or players) will NOT be
tolerated and will be dealt with harshly (potentially double
defaults for both players or teams....and suspensions from USTA
This facility is accommodating and spoiling our players in every
way, so we will not let terrible behavior on the tennis court be
accepted in ANY way.
Thanks as always to our generous sponsors for helping out with the
ALL ABOUT TENNIS
Owned and operated by tennis players, All About Tennis is Arizona's
largest tennis specialty retail store.Located in Scottsdale, Ariz.,
All About Tennis has full lines of racquets, apparel and shoes in
the latest and most trendy styles.All About Tennis has been a
consistent and longtime sponsor of USTA Southwest programs.
For all your tennis needs, visit All About Tennis in store or
online at www.allabouttennis.com
No Selection Process. All registered players will be selected.
Entry to this tournament is open to all USTA members. Entries must be submitted by Friday, September 06, 2019 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: 750024319 from the searchable schedule homepage.
Division and Draw Type Abbreviations
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