Entries Close: Monday, January 01, 2018 11:59 PM (Central Time)
Draws Posted: 1/8/2018
POINTS: TX Section: Adult-400.
Doubles Adult Major Zone tournament.
National: Sectional Championships: 2x.
Effective 1-1-2018: NTRP TX Sanctioned players are required to Self Rate, if they have no rating. If a player enters and plays a TX Sanctioned tournament levels division with a “0.0” rating, they will be notified that Self Ratings are now required for play in levels divisions in Texas Sanctioned Tournaments. A player violating this rule by playing in a levels division in a second sanctioned tournament without a self rating will receive an automatic 30 day suspension and any points earned from those tournaments will be removed.
SEEDING: USTA Texas recommends the “All Factors Method” of seeding for Ad/Sr/SS divisions and that Committees use the Texas 12 Month Rolling Standings List for initial considerations. If other information is to be considered (such as head-to-head wins), emails must be sent to the Tournament Director immediately after entry deadline.
HEADQUARTERS: Capital Area Tennis Association – Administrative office only. (Tournament to be played at multiple sites), Austin, TX.
Modified Feed-In Consolation Draws – First round and Second round losers will feed in into the Consolation Draw,
Format Best of 3 tie-break sets, 10-point COMAN tiebreak in lieu of 3rd set.
Confirmed Sites: Courtyard Tennis and Swim Club and Lost Creek Country Club.
Adult / Senior / Super Senior players and teams:
USTA rules state that in a Round Robin draw, “a player who is defaulted for any reason other than lateness shall not play in subsequent matches and may not be declared the winner of the round robin.“[Friend at Court Reg. II.B.6.d.] Therefore, if a player or team defaults, they will not be allowed to play the Rounds following that defaulted match, and if subsequent matches are played, the draw will be changed to show default(s) which will result in win(s) for the opposing player(s) or team(s).
Player Selection Type
No Selection Process. All registered players will be selected.
Entry to this tournament is open to all USTA members. Entries must be submitted by Monday, January 01, 2018 11:59:00 PM Central 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: 800006018 from the searchable schedule homepage.