Tournament Deadline Thursday July 19th.
The deadline for all North Carolina Level 3
tournaments is the Thursday, the week before the tournament. This deadline is,
Thursday July 19th, at 11:59pm. Please sign up ahead of time. No late entries
are allowed in North Carolina Level 3 tournaments.
Each draw will be limited to 16 players with an Feed in thru Quarterfinals (FICQ) and a 3/4 playoff
Players will be selected based on the most recent published NC standing list./ southern. Players
must have some standing points in order to be considered to compete in a
NC L3 tournament. If players do not have a standing, they should
compete in a NC L5 event. The names of players who have been selected will appear as “Competitors.”
after the tournament deadline when selections are made. Contact us immediately if you realize that you cannot participate.
1. The ¾ playoff is played out.
2.If the Draw consists of 6-8 players you DO play out the consolation finals (because of match count).
3.If the Draw consists of9-16 players the finals of the consolation are NOT played out
(both players that reach the finals will receive the same number of
4.FRIDAY is for DOUBLES only and MAY NOT begin before 5 p.m.
5.Level 3 (NC L3): Player must have NC standing, selections based on standing at time of selection;
6. Waterfall Draws Only for L5 (& L3)
with above in #6, you will need to get in touch with us to see if these
draw types will be allowed for your tournament. If you have enough for
2 equal draws we will do our best to make it work for all involved.
You must also be able to support it with courts and time, etc.
Waterfall Draws: Two balanced draws:
the online entry deadline, THERE WILL BE NO REFUNDS.
Tennis Parent Alert
No player will be allowed to compete in the tournament unless this form is filled out. Please turn in prior to first match
Accommodations and Sponsor
Best Western Ramada Conference Center
770 Huffman Mill Rd 2703 Ramada Rd,
Burlington, NC 27215 Burlington, NC 27215
Ph: (336)584-0151 F: (336) 584-3625 Ph: (336)-369-0482 Lucy
You are playing “unofficiated” matches and will be playing your match according to THE CODE (pages 45-51 of the Friend At Court-the tennis rule book).
When you check-in for your matches you must be ready for play. Fill water coolers, re-grip rackets, use the bathroom, etc. If a court opens up due to a match ending quickly, the tournament desk may put you on early to help the tournament as a whole move along. PLAYERS NEED TO CHECK-IN 30 MINUTES PRIOR TO EACH MATCH TIME. Once checked-in, stay near the tournament desk where you can hear your name being called.
Players are responsible for keeping the warm-up time to 5 minutes. Spin your racket BEFORE warming up to determine server and sides.
Talking to players on court at any time is not allowed and may result in a point penalty being assessed on the associated player. If players split sets you have a 3 minute break before playing a 10-point Tie-Break where
coaching is allowed. Players remain on the court. There
is no talking to players during bathroom breaks.
Audible cell phone usage near a court with play in
progress is not allowed.
Whenever an issue comes up during play, it is the
responsibility as players to settle it amongst yourselves
in a timely manner. You may leave the court to get an
official if you need one. You may not leave the court
without the permission of an USTA official or Court
Monitor for any other reason. This includes in between
It is the player’s responsibility to keep up with their
match times and site locations. Please check the
tournament website frequently throughout the
tournament as changes/updates may be made
especially during a rain delay.
If for any reason you feel an issue has not been resolved
you may request to see the Referee with the exception
of line calls made on your court.
Have a great tournament!
NO LATE ENTRIES
No entries will be taken after the online tournament deadline. Only online entries will be taken.
Directions to Olde Forest, 200 Pine Dale Dr.
OFRC Directions from Greensboro I 40 east and Raleigh/DurhamI 40 west :
Take I 40 Exit # 140 to University Dr. From Raleigh make a right and
from Greensboro make a left off the ramp. Go thru four signal lights and
At the 5th light turn right onto Westbrook Dr. then make an immediate
left onto Forestview Dr. Turn right onto Oakview Dr. At the stop sign,
make right onto Pinedale Dr and drive into OFRC
Directions to Burlington Tennis Center
From I-40/85 take exit 143(Burlington Alamance
exit, take 62N-Alamance Rd) approximately 1 mile and take a right on 70
East(Church Street) go through 1 stoplight to Overbrook Road-take right
at The Park Restaurant. Follow Overbrook Rd. until you get to end and
take right. BTC courts are on the hill. Physical address for the
Burlington Tennis Center is below 1402 Overbrook Road, Burlington, N.C.
Directions to Elon
Jimmy Powell Tennis Center
400 E College Ave,Elon,Nc,27244
From I 40 take exit # 140 to University Dr. Go towards Elon. Stay in the
left lane, two lanes turn into single lane, go over the railroad tracks
come to a stop sign, turn right onto Haggard Ave , Make a right onto
Haggard Ave, stay on this rd till elon University, go thru the campus
(1/2 Mile) and you will see the tennis courts on the right.
Doubles matches may start as early as 5 PM and also players that are playing singles only may also start as early as 8 AM. on Saturday. We do our best with special requests but it is not always possible. Special requests cannot be given after the entries close.
Doubles sign up
In doubles players must register with partner or each must be registered to play with each other or we will not put them in tournament. We will not have time to find partner nor to run down partner
USTA SPORTSMANSHIP VIDEO
From USTA/North Carolina Seeding Criteria:
"Seeding shall be done
using only the results from the most recently published Southern / USTA/North
Carolina Combined Standings Lists of the division in the order in which
players appear on the list." Some special criteria may apply. For more
information click "more info" below.
The Olde Forest Racquet Club is one of the premier tennis and swim
clubs in central North Carolina. Nestled in a prime residential area in
Elon, NC, this 15 acre picturesque facility has an array of amenities
for its members and their guests. With a full schedule of socials,
indoor and outdoor tennis, a 153,000 gallon swimming pool, fitness
facility and walking paths, families of all ages are sure to enjoy this
The OFRC tennis facility is the premier tennis site
in Alamance County featuring 10 soft composition clay courts, 4 hard
courts and 4 indoor composition Hydro-courts. All courts are lighted
for extended evening play. OFRC is one of the few tennis facilities in
the states that operate year-round.
All singles Winner,Singles finalist and consolation Winner.
All Doubles Winners only
Doubles matches may start as early as 5 PM and also
players that are playing singles only, may also start as early as 8
AM. on Saturday. We do our best with special requests but it is not
always possible. Special requests cannot be given after the entries
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 Thursday, July 19, 2018 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: 700088218 from the searchable schedule homepage.
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