(New COVID-19 Procedures) Virtual Tournament Desk Registration **MANDATORY** For ALL Players- by Aug 13 at 9 PM
In response to the COVID-19, we will be using Match Tennis App’s Virtual Tournament Desk technology to help facilitate CDC best practices.
In order to compete in this event, all competitors MUST click the below link to fill out the Pre-Tournament Online Check-In form, and sign the waiver for this tournament.
FOLLOW THESE GUIDELINES TO ENSURE YOU'LL RECEIVE COURT ASSIGNMENTS VIA TEXT
* When setting up your Match Tennis App account, all family members should sign in with the same username and password.
* Make sure you add three DIFFERENT contact numbers during the Pre Tournament Online Check-In THAT WILL BE ON during the tournament. They all should be cell numbers since messages will be in the form of texts. When you are called to court, all your contact phones will receive the message.
* If you need to add or change contact numbers go to “My Account” in Match Tennis App and click “Completed Waivers” to add or change contact numbers.
VIRTUAL TOURNAMENT DESK ***MANDATORY FOR ALL PLAYERS***
For the safety of all Tournament players, parents, coaches, and staff we will NOT be using a physical tournament desk where the social gathering is most common. We instead will be using Match Tennis App’s Virtual Tournament Desk to help facilitate CDC guidelines for social distancing. Please click the “more info” link to learn how we will be using VTD to keep you SAFE during the tournament:
DRAWS WILL BE PUBLISHED ON THURSDAY, AUGUST 13
Draws will be published by 12:00 PM Thursday, August 13.
When you register, be sure to provide your email address and cell phone
number during the registration process. We do not have access to phone numbers
and email addresses of the tournament participants UNLESS the player re-enters
their contact information at the time of the event registration. This means
that if a player does not enter their phone number and email information each
time they register for a tournament, we will not be able to contact them for
any reason, including withdrawals, defaults, etc. Your cooperation will ensure
that we can continue to communicate necessary information to all of the
USTA NORCAL TOURNAMENT SAFETY POLICIES
The health and safety of our NorCal family continues to be our priority. USTA NorCal reminds players to always prioritize safety. We encourage you to review NorCal’s tournament safety polices before stepping onto a tennis court.
Click "more info" to view NorCal’s Tournament Safety Policies.
USTA PLAYER TIPS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
We encourage you to also review National’s player tips and recommendations before stepping onto a tennis court.
Click "more info" to view National’s Player Tips and Recommendations.
Mission Hills Racquet and Swim Club – 12 courts
10 E Las Palmas Ave
Fremont, CA 94539
Singles draw size: 32
players will be selected based on their ranking on the most recently published
Combined Sectional Final Ranking List of the division
Late entries will be
placed on the alternate list in the order received after timely entries.
draw format will be a Feed-In Championship that feeds players in through the
Round of 16.
The quarterfinal losers will be fed into a separate draw
to playoff for 5th and 6th place. All singles draws have a playoff for 3rd and
All players are required to play the playoff matches. The
FIC draw will play to completion. The
FIC is considered part of the tournament and participation is mandatory for all
singles main draw players.
MATCH AND SCORING FORMATS
Match and scoring formats are as
Draw Singles (including playoff for 3rd/4th place):
Best of 3 Tiebreak Sets
Championship Matches (including playoff for Quarterfinals Losers):
Best of 3 Tiebreak Sets with a 10-Point
Match Tiebreak in Lieu of a 3rd Set
scoring will be used.
The most recently published Sectional Singles Seeding List of the division will be used to seed singles draws.
The Wilson US Open
ball will be utilized for the tournament.
CHANGES TO THE DRAW/TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE:
circumstances arise that require us to change the draw we will notify all
players involved by email. Any change needed to be made to a match time will be
communicated by telephone message and email, unless it is due to
inclement weather, in which case updates will be posted to the TennisLink
tournament home page.
Players are selected manually by the tournament director after the close of registration.
Entry to this tournament is open to specified residents only. Entries must be submitted by Monday, August 10, 2020 11:59:00 PM Pacific 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: 500042320 from the searchable schedule homepage.
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