NEW SUNDAY MATCH TIMES NOW POSTED- SATURDAY 7:00p.m. UPDATE!!
Please review your draws carefully. If you have any questions or cannot play Sunday please text Ray at 281-838-9809. Thank you and we look forward to finishing Strong on Sunday!!
BARC 3:45PM WEATHER UPDATE
UNFORTUNATELY STILL RAINING AND NO SIGN OF STOPPING. AT THIS POINT WE ARE POSTPONING ALL PLAY UNTIL TOMORROW. NEW MATCH TIMES WILL BE POSTED BY 9PM TONIGHT. THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE AND UNDERSTANDING.
BARC UPDATE 2:57PM
Still raining.. Has slowed down but radar is not looking favorable. Final decision made by 4:00pm on the rest of today. If postponed until tomorrow, new match times will be posted by 9pm.
RAIN DELAY BARC 1:30PM
CURRENTLY RAINING HARD.PLAY SUSPENDED. AT THIS TIME NO MATCHES WILL RESUME BEFORE 4PM
PLEASE CHECK WEBSITE AT 3PM FOR NEXT UPDATE
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MATCH LOCATION; Contact Info; Formats
All matches will be played at:
Bay Area Racquet Club
17901 Kings Park LN
Houston, TX 77058
If you have questions or need to withdraw, please contact Eric Striesfeld, Tournament Director via text 832-428-5048.
All Singles and Doubles are best 2 out of 3 sets, regular scoring, with a 10 point match tiebreak in lieu of a full 3rd set.
POINTS: TX Section: Adult-100; Senior-200 (the 50+
divisions).National: Adult-Local: 1x.
Bay Area Racquet Club is a tremendous tournament friendly facility
with viewing and spectator friendly grounds. We look forward to you
competing and enjoying a great tournament with us! 832-428-5048
Eric Striesfeld (Director).
Adult Scheduled Format: Two-of-three sets regular scoring
with a 10 point match tiebreak in lieu of a 3rd set.
Weather conditions during the tournament may change this scheduled
NEW DIVISIONS - Age 50+ players - please note that this
tournament is offering the new age 50+ 3.0, 3.5, 4.0 and 4.5 levels
divisions. These new divisions will receive qualifying points
towards the 2020 National NTRP Championship tournament.
No-Show Defaults: If a player does not send written notice
that they will need to default a match, to the Tournament Director
at least one hour before the date and time of the scheduled match,
the defaulting player will receive 5 Suspension Points.
NTRP TX Sanctioned players are required to Self Rate, if
they have no rating. If a player enters and plays a TX Sanctioned
tournament levels division with a "0.0" rating, they will be
notified that Self Ratings are now required for play in levels
divisions in Texas Sanctioned Tournaments. A player violating this
rule by playing in a levels division in a second sanctioned
tournament without a self rating will receive an automatic 30 day
suspension and any points earned from those tournaments will be
Round Robin draws: a player who is defaulted for any reason
other than lateness shall not play in subsequent matches. If a
player or team defaults, they will not be allowed to play the
Rounds following that defaulted match, and if subsequent matches
are played, those matches will not count towards rankings.
SEEDING: USTA Texas recommends the "All Factors Method" of
seeding for Ad/Sr/SS divisions and that Committees use the Texas 12
Month Rolling Standings List for initial considerations. If other
information is to be considered (such as head-to-head wins), emails
must be sent to the Tournament Director immediately after entry
Player Selection Type
ATTENTION ALL SPECTATORS
(INCLUDES PARENTS, COACHES, RELATIVES, FRIENDS, ETC.)
In an effort to promote a more enjoyable and fair experience for all, the following policy is in immediate force and effect, and shall be diligently and stringently enforced. USTA Texas has implemented a “ZERO TOLERANCE” policy for improper behavior.
Any attempt by a spectator to speak to the official in an abusive or disrespectful manner regarding a line call or other ruling during match play shall be cause for immediate removal from the playing area and, if warranted, from the premises.
2. Any spectator behavior deemed unacceptable towards a player, other spectator or staff member shall be cause for immediate removal from the playing area or the entire premises. If said behavior is directed towards a player, either before, during or after a tournament, it shall result in an automatic and immediate suspension of that spectator’s right to attend USTA Texas tournaments, for a period of time to be determined by the USTA Texas Discipline and Grievance Committee.
3. Refusal to adhere to a removal request shall trigger immediate enforcement of the point penalty system against the player with whom the spectator is involved (per point penalty system regulations), including possible immediate default from the tournament.
4. The On-Site Official is the SOLE judge regarding unacceptable behavior.
There are no refunds for withdrawals after the entry deadline or for weather related cancellations.
Registration Confirmation: As a parent or player it is your responsibility to assure registration in the event. Regardless if you register on the website or mobile app after completing the registration you should visit the USTA web driven site and confirm your registration by finding the player in the applicants list. If you select to skip this process please be aware that should any malfunctions of the system occur, players will not be granted late entrance in the event due to a system error.
No Selection Process. All registered players will be selected.
Entry to this tournament is open to all USTA members. Entries must be submitted by Monday, June 24, 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: 800063319 from the searchable schedule homepage.
Division and Draw Type Abbreviations
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