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Thanks to everyone for a great tournament. We hope to see everyone at our October, November and December tournaments! Have a great Fall!
Seeding based on NC Standings 9/16/19
We look forward to hosting a well run tournament. It is our goal to
fill our draws and give a positive tennis experience. Thank you for
choosing our tournament. See you on court!
1. PLAYER'S RESPONSIBILITY
It is the PLAYER'S responsibility to know their next match time and
show up in a timely manner. Check the website often for updated
match times. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT EACH PLAYER CHECK IN FOR
EACH MATCH 30 MINUTES PRIOR TO ITS SCHEDULED START TIME. ALL USTA
RULES WILL BE ENFORCED FOR LATENESS.
This tournament's seeding will be done in accordance with USTA
Regulations. They will be compiled and examined by the Head
Referee, Tournament Director, and members of the Tournament
Committee. Factors to consider in seeding (taken from "USTA
Friend at Court"): Seedings merely represent the Committee's
subjective ratings of the various players' chances of winning the
tournament. These ratings may not be based on whim, caprice, or
hunches, but instead shall be justified by a reasonable amount of
factual evidence, including, but not limited to, rankings, current
records, types of surface, and particularly head-to-head
encounters. Two outstanding doubles players playing together for
the first time should be considered for a place on the seeded list.
If you need to withdraw before entries close, you must do so
online. Click on "Edit Registration," then "Withdraw." You will
need your original confirmation number. All withdrawals after
"Entries Close" must be sent BOTH in writing via email (to the
Tournament Director's address above) AND by phone to the tournament
site. Players withdrawing after the tournament deadline will not be
refunded the entry fee.
4. LIMITED DRAWS/EVENTS AND SELECTION PROCESS
Limited Draws/Events: Draws may be limited in some divisions. A
player may enter up to 2 divisions but not in the same category
(ex: two singles divisions) Selection Process: The top players
applying from the USTA/NC most current standings list will be
selected into the draw. The names of players who have been selected
will appear as "Competitors."
Player Selection Type
12 and under
Will be played with Green Dot low compression balls on regulation court.
10's and Under
Will be played on a 60 foot court with low compression orange balls. Racquets must be no larger than 25 inches. 10's Scoring For all North Carolina 10 and under, Level
1-5 tournament play, the required scoring format, for singles shall be the best
of 2 short sets (first to 4 and win by 2), with a set tiebreak (first to seven
(7) and win by two (2) at 4-4 in each set, and a set tiebreak (first to 7 and
win by 2) for the third set. AD SCORING. In case of inclement
weather, singles play shall consist of one regular six (6) game set with a set
tiebreak (first to seven (7) and win by 2) at 6-6 . AD SCORING
All Draws are limited to 16 players
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 Sunday, September 22, 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: 703946219 from the searchable schedule homepage.
Division and Draw Type Abbreviations
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