SUNDAY - MATCHES CANCELLED
DUE TO RAIN, MATCHES ARE DONE FOR THE DAY - I'LL SEND A DETAILED EMAIL SHORTLY!
TWO TOURNAMENT SITES!
In order to get all of the main draw matches played on Saturday and Sunday, we are using TWO tournament sites! If JEFF is next to your match day/time, you will check in and play your match at Jefferson District Park. If MASON is next to your match day/time, you will check in and play your match at Mason District Park. Addresses for both locations, as well as directions, are below.
Match Losers Consolation/Sign Up Consolation:
Tournament is a FMLC,
which means that any player that loses in his/her first match will be
scheduled for a consolation match if he/she chooses. This ensures that every player in the tournament will be scheduled for at least two matches (unless there is inclement weather).
Consolations are Sign Ups - If a player loses in his/her first match, he/she will be asked if he/she wants to play in the consolations.
A new backdraw will be created with players that "sign up" by indicating they would like to play.
Please return to the tournament desk after your first match and, if
you lost, let the tournament director know if you do/do not want to play
Please Be On Time!
should check in and be ready to play (warmed up, stretched, and been to
the restroom) at least 15 minutes before the match start time.
If a court is open, we will get the match started asap in order to avoid any delays later in the day!
Notes are VERY important, please be sure to read them thoroughly! New
Notes may be posted throughout the week and weekend, please check
tournament website for new notes, as well as confirm start times of next
match on the draw, well before your coming match!
BG 12's, 14's, 16's & 18's and Adults NTRP - Main draw matches will be best two out of three sets with regular scoring. If players split sets, a supertiebreaker (first to 10 points win by 2 points) will be played as the third set.
Consolation matches will be best two out of three short sets (Short sets are to 4 games, tiebreak at 4-4)) with no add scoring.
Mens Doubles will be an 8-game Pro Set with regular scoring (tiebreak at 8-8)
10&U Orange Ball Level 1 and Level 2 tournaments will be played on 60' courts with orange balls and racquets that are 25" or shorter. Director will be checking racquets before first matches.
If it rains and matches have not yet begun for the day, matches may need to be delayed by one or more hours, or even cancelled for the day. If this happens, an update will be posted on the tournament homepage at least one hour before the time for the first matches of the day. If it rains and matches are already being played, players will be called off the courts. Tournament director will take scores and tell players when to return to finish matches. An update will then be posted on the tournament homepage. Please continue to check the tournament homepage. If you cannot get online or aren't sure, please contact Teresa at firstname.lastname@example.org or via call or text at 703-862-8702.
If there is rain on a tournament weekend, match formats may be shortened, consolations may be cancelled, worse case tournament may be considered complete.
TWO TOURNAMENT SITES!!
Jefferson Park (JEFF): 7900 Lee Highway Falls Church VA 22042
Notes: Once you get to the park, go left at the mini golf to get to the
tennis courts. If you need to use the restroom, go right at the mini
golf to the main golf center. Restrooms are in the front door to the
From the South: Take 495 towards Tysons (West). Take Exit 50B, Route
50/Arlington Blvd East. Keep right to take the Fairview Park ramp.
Take left onto Fairview Park Drive. Take Fairfview Park through traffic
light at Lee Highway and turn left into Jefferson Park.
From the North: Take 495 to Exit 50A, Route 50/Arlington Blvd West.
Merge onto Gallows Road towards Lee Hwy/Route 29. Take Gallows Road 4
to 5 traffic lights, make a right onto Lee Highway. At second light,
make a left. Turn left into Jefferson Park.
TWO TOURNAMENT SITES!
Mason District Park (MASON) - 6621 Columbia Pike Annandale, VA 22003 Notes: Once you turn into the park, go right and up the hill. Courts are in the back right corner of parking lot. Bathrooms are the building at the end of the lot. From 495, take Little River Turnpike East towards Annandale. After a couple of miles, make a left onto John Marr Drive (there is a large KMart on one side and a Popeyes on the other side). Make a right onto Columbia Pike. Mason District Park is about one mile down Columbia Pike on the right. From 395, take Rte 7/Leesburg Pike Northwest. Approximately 2-3 miles, take 244/Columbia Pike West. Mason District Park is about 3 miles down Columbia Pike on the left.
DIRECTIONS FROM MASON DISTRICT TO JEFFERSON DISTRICT PARK:
Take a left onto Columbia Pike. At the traffic light, make a right onto Gallows Road. At the next traffic light, turn right to stay on Gallows Road (sign may read Annandale Rd, it turns back into Gallows Road). Approximately 5 miles on Gallows Road, make a right onto Lee Highway. Turn left onto Fairview Park Road at the 4th traffic light. Turn left into Jefferson District Park. Turn left to get to tennis courts parking lot.
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, October 26, 2016 11:00:00 AM 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: 300016016 from the searchable schedule homepage.
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