Is your child just starting to compete? Kids can gain experience and confidence by playing multiple matches close to home.
All players should report to the check-in for round-robin court assignments (by 8:30 am).
Game Set Match Tennis Experience - Winter Slam will begin at 9:00 am.
GSM Tennis Experience will provide refreshment drinks, fruits, and energy bars for all participants.
* Match Format: Non-Elimination. Round Robin format that varies by age. * Age: Natural age Division that is gender neutral. 8U (Red Ball), 10U (Orange Ball). * Event Time: 4-5 hours maximum * Scoring Format: * Red Ball - Two of 7-points tiebreaker short sets. If sets are tied 1-1, a tiebreaker to 7 should be played which would count as the 3rd set. First to 7 points wins the set/match. * Orange Ball - One 6 games set. First to 6 games wins the set. Due to time constraints, it is important that games are played using "No-ad" scoring. When a game is tied 40-40, the next point determines the winner of the game.
Player Selection Type Players are selected manually by the tournament director after the close of registration. Entry Type Entry to this tournament is open to all USTA members. Entries must be submitted by Thursday, December 15, 2016 11:59:00 PM Eastern Time. Only USTA members can register online if available.