BOYS' ORDERED ALTERNATES 2/15
GIRLS' ORDERED ALTERNATES 2/7
ALL DRAWS ARE NOW POSTED:
ON-SITE Alternates may be accepted into the draw, by checking in and be ready to play no later than 30 minutes prior to the first scheduled match time of the event for which they are an alternate. The order of the alternates is based on the original alternate list published by the tournament & NOT in the order in which the players check-in.
ALTERNATE LIST & LATE ENTRIES INFO:
- As a courtesy to other players, if you have NO INTENTION of
traveling to Long Beach, CA to play in this National level 2, PLEASE email us
immediately so we can place you last on the LB Alternate List.
- ALSO: If you appear on this Alternate List please make sure your contact
information is up to date. When a spot becomes available, we will need
an accurate telephone number and email address to get in contact with
- Ordered lists of Alternates and Late Entries will be listed on this website no later than five days after the tournament entries close. Alternates are ordered as follows:
1. Top 500 of division NSL (for this event)
2. Top 400 of the next younger division NSL (for this event)
3. Remainder from 501+ of the division NSL (for this event)
4. Remainder 401+ of the next younger division NSL (for this event)
5. By lot
6. FINALLY-LATE ENTRIES in order received
ATTENTION ALL PARENTS & COACHES
The information posted on this site has been provided to give you as
much information as possible prior to your visit to Long Beach, CA and
to reduce the number of phone calls and e-mails to the Tournament
Director. Additional information will be added as it becomes available,
so please continue to check this site for updates and/or changes. If
your questions are NOT answered here on TennisLink, please email all
requests to the Tournament Director - Cathy Jacobson-Guzy, at
email@example.com. We look forward to your participation in the USTA NATIONAL LEVEL 2 TOURNAMENT at El Dorado Park Tennis
GET HI-DEF VIDEO OF YOUR MATCHES!!!
During this USTA National Level 2 Tournament, All matches played at the El Dorado Park Tennis Center will be recorded in HIGH DEFINITION.
These recordings will be available for purchase
by tournament competitors at a moderate cost. .Check in at the Pro Shop (or Video table) to find out how to order yours. After your match you can email Eric at firstname.lastname@example.org (or text/call 562-475-7981) Give the time of match & the court #. A link with the the recording will be emailed to you within a week of purchase.
1st HD Video = $25.00
2nd HD Video = $20.00
3+ HD Videos = $15.00
QUALIFICATION FOR NATIONAL SPRING CHAMPIONSHIPS (EASTER BOWL)
ALL SINGLES FINALISTS & CHAMPIONS of the February National Level 2 will automatically qualify for the same age division of the National Spring Championships (aka The Easter Bowl). Players must still register for the National Spring Championships in order to be considered for the event. More info attached.
USTA JUNIOR PLAYER OATH
I recognize that tennis is a sport that places the responsibility for fair play ON ME. I promise to abide by the rules of the game, which require me to give the benefit of the doubt to my opponent. AT ALL TIMES, I shall strive to compete with the true spirit of sportsmanship, recognizing that MY BEHAVIOR on the court is a direct reflection of my character. Whether my matches end with my victory or defeat, I promise to conduct myself in a way that honors my opponents, those who support me, and the game of tennis.
FOR SPECIFIC DETAILS CLICK HERE:
- Singles draws shall have 32 players; doubles draws shall have 16 teams.
- All singles draws have a Feed-In Consolation (FIC) 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. The FIC shall be played to completion. The FIC shall be considered part of the tournament and participation is mandatory for all singles main draw players.
- All singles and doubles draws shall have a playoff for 3rd and 4th place. It is mandatory for players to play the 3rd and 4th place playoff.
- Doubles is single elimination with a playoff match for 3rd and 4th place.
ALL PLAYERS WILL START DOUBLES & SINGLES ON SAT.
-EACH DAY WILL BEGIN WITH DOUBLES AT 8:00 AM
-MATCHES ON SUNDAY WILL CONSIST OF 2-SINGLES & 2-DOUBLES
-FINAL MATCHES ON MONDAY WILL CONSIST OF 1-SINGLES & 1-DOUBLES.
* SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
-SATURDAY = 2 SINGLES AND ONE DOUBLES
-SUNDAY = 2 SINGLES AND 2 DOUBLES
-MONDAY = 1 SINGLES AND 1 DOUBLES FINALS
(PLAYERS WHO LOSE IN Q.F. WILL GO INTO SPECIAL PLAY OFF FOR 5/6TH)
-SATURDAY = 1 SINGLES
-SUNDAY = 2 SINGLES
-MONDAY = 2 SINGLES
Match Formats - Boys' and Girls' 16 Divisions
Main Draw + Consolation Draw: 2 out of 3 sets - regular scoring + Match Tiebreak in lieu of a full third set,(first to 10, must win by 2 points) with and a 3-minute rest period before the 3rd set Match Tiebreak.
DOUBLES:: 8-game pro set with a 7-point tiebreak at 7-games ALL: no-ad scoring. A 5-minute warm-up will be allowed at the beginning of each match. Single Elimination
IT BEARS REPEATING - ALL PLAYERS IN THE SEMIFINALS OF DOUBLES WILL PLAY AGAIN, EITHER FOR THE CHAMPIONSHIP OR THE 3rd/4th POSITION!
MEDICAL RELEASE WAIVER FOR ALL PLAYERS
As with all NATIONAL JUNIOR TOURNAMENT EVENTS players are required to provide the USTA Release & Waiver signed by a parent or legal guardian PRIOR to their stepping on court. Please click here 'MORE INFO' to view and print out the document then either email it to me (put player name in subject line) or you must bring it with you when you check in for your first round match.
EL DORADO PARK TENNIS CENTER
2800 N. STUDEBAKER RD.
LONG BEACH, CA 90815
HOURS of OPERATION: 7:00AM - 9:30 PM
15 LIGHTED HARD COURTS
PRACTICE COURT AVAILABILITY:
PRACTICE COURTS WILL BE VERY LIMITED & WILL BE AVAILABLE
ONLY ON A FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVE BASIS.
The Tennis Center opens its doors at 7:00 AM.SATURDAY Play will
begin at XX:00 AM. We will have alt least 5 courts available on a FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVE BASIS. The staff WILL NOT MAKE ANY RESERVATIONS FOR PRACTICE COURTS between 7 AM & XXAM. Once play starts each day, there will not be any courts
available for practice at the facility. Tennis center hoppers, ball carts, ball machines, and demo racquets are not available for tournament player/coach use at that time. Reservations for practice courts can be made at Billie Jean King Tennis Center which is 3.5 miles away from the tournament site. BJKTC is a public tennis facility and has 8 courts. The fee to reserve a court at BJKTC is $9.00/$14.00 per hour depending on time of day.
do not require a "Mandatory Meeting” Please simply show up 30-minutes
before your first match to check in and get your T-Shirt and turn in
your MEDICAL RELEASE FORM.....below is the link for the Medical Release.
Please register at your playing site 30 minutes before your first match. You will then also need to check in for each of your matches (including your first match) when you are ready to play (before your scheduled time) and stay within earshot of the tournament desk.
STRINGING SERVICES AVAILABLE:
Stringing service will be available at the El Dorado Park Tennis Center or the BJK Tennis Center throughout the tournament. Our experienced and qualified staff will be available to string from 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM.
- NStringing Fee is $20 when you provide your own string.
- We sell top-quality string products offered by Wilson, Luxilon, Babalot, Solinco, HEAD and Natural Gut.
BOY'S - WILSON US OPEN EXTRA DUTY + GIRL'S - WILSON REGULAR DUTY
Available for Purchase in the El Dorado Pro Shop at $4 per can.
USTA JUNIOR NATIONAL RANKING SYSTEM
CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT IN National Level 2 Tournaments:
USTA National Level 2 Tournaments:
It is important to understand the consequences
of this decision. If you want to play in a USTA National Level 2
Tournament but are unsure if you will get in, you may enter up to two
different age divisions of up to four sites of USTA National Level 2
-When selection is done, players are selected for the oldest
age division first, based on the most recently published National
Standing List of the division of the tournament. -- If you are selected
into the older age division entered, you will not be selected into the
younger age division. --- If you are not selected into the older age
division, you will only be considered for selection into the younger
division, and you will only be eligible to be an alternate in the
Additionally, the computerized selection system
attempts to fill the draws based on the first choice of sites of all
players. If spots are still open, it looks at the second choice of sites
for the remaining players, then the third and, finally, the fourth. It
is VERY IMPORTANT to only prioritize sites you are willing to play.
Those players who have not been selected after all four USTA National
Level 2 Tournament draws have been filled shall be placed on the
alternate lists at all tournaments for which the players have indicated a
preference. The players are ordered on the alternate lists based on the
player’s standing on the National Selection List used to select
This is a USTA-sanctioned tournament, and USTA-certified officials will be on-site throughout the tournament. Players- if you need any assistance during a match and an official is not on your court or nearby, please have both players go to the net and raise your racquet. An official will assist you as quickly as possible. Remember, in USTA-sanctioned tournaments there should not be any communication between players and spectators (parents, coaches, friends, etc) during a match (other than authorized rest periods). And, unless your match is finished, you should not leave the court for any reason without notifying an official.
- ALL ROUNDS WILL BE OFFICIATED BY ROVING OFFICIALS - RATIO OF 1:6
- CHAIRED MATCHES: MAIN DRAW FINALS-SEMIFINALS 3RD & 4TH PLAYOFFS + DOUBLES FINALS
The Long Beach Airport (LGB) is 3.61 miles from the El Dorado Park
Tennis Center. The Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is 24.2 miles through heavy
traffic & John Wayne Airport (SNA) is 19.5 miles. If you can get a
flight into Long Beach Airport or John Wayne Airport would be a whole
lot easier than LAX.
ATTENTION: SCTA CODE OF CONDUCT for Parents, Coaches & Spectators
By entering this tournament, you agree to follow the SCTA Code of Conduct for Parents, Coaches, and Spectators.............."Young people learn from watching ADULTS. At the tournament site, it is
your responsibility to set a good example for your player by modeling good
sportsmanship, ethical behavior and self-control AT ALL TIMES.
TOURNAMENT HOTEL: The Holiday Inn Airport Hotel
The Holiday Inn Airport Hotel is located 2.8 miles or 7
minutes from the El Dorado Park Tennis Center. We are proud to announce the completion of our $12 million renovation. This airport property has a brand new, modern, stylish and sophisticated look and feel. Our generous amenities and exceptional services will make you feel at home. We offer our guests a complimentary WiFi and shuttle transportation within a 3 mile radius of the hotel. We look forward to serve you!
When making reservations, please ask
for the National Level 2 special group rate of $119.00 + State &
Local Tax or mention group code NLT. To make reservations please call the Holiday Inn Hotel & Conference Center, Long Beach Airport directly at (562) 498-5432. Reservations must be received on or before .
HOTEL WEBSITE CLICK HERE:
TOURNAMENT HOTEL: AIRPORT MARRIOTT
The MARRIOTT HOTEL of Long Beach is located only 2.44 miles or 8 minutes from the El Dorado Park Tennis Center. The special tournament standard room rate is $169/night + state and local taxes (15%). To make reservations directly with Marriott Reservations use the reservation link BELOW or call (800) 228-9290 or call the Long Beach Marriott Hotel directly at (562) 425-5210, and be sure to identify yourself as part of the "USTA NATIONAL." The cut-off date to receive the "special rate" is JANUARY 24, 2019 .
RESERVATION LINK CLICK HERE:
ENTERING CONCURRENT TOURNAMENTS & THE SELECTION PROCESS
CLICK FOR MORE INFO:
PLEASE UPDATE YOUR USTA MEMBERSHIP CONTACT NUMBERS:
Juniors must list their contact information for each tournament they enter.
Check that your USTA Membership is current, your address and telephone numbers are correct and that you have listed alternate (work and/or mobile) phone numbers. THE TOURNAMENT STAFF MAY NEED ALTERNATE METHODS OF CONTACTING YOU REGARDING TOURNAMENT ISSUES, so please check your cell numbers and email address carefully.
AFTER THE SELECTION PROCESS...ALL PLAYERS WHO HAVE BEEN SELECTED TO PLAY SINGLES & WANTS TO PLAY DOUBLES must E-MAIL TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR at email@example.com TO VERIFY & CONFIRM YOUR DOUBLES PARTNER BEFORE 12 NOON, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 6th. It is not the responsibility of the tournament to match a player with a partner.
**Tournament Directors are not permitted to send players contact info without written permission from parents or guardians. You must include that info if you would like us to provide your contact info to other players who may be looking for doubles partners.
The Doubles draw is single elimination and will consist of 16 teams max and will have a 3rd-4th place playoff. .DOUBLES WILL START THE 1st DAY OF THE EVENT.
Entry to this tournament is restricted. To see how entrants will be selected, follow the “Selection Process” link to the left. It is the player’s responsibility to check the selection list(s) after registering online to be sure that a check mark appears beside the player’s name on the list, in order to insure proper registration. Entries must be submitted by Thursday, January 17, 2019 11:59:00 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: 650001919 from the searchable schedule homepage.
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