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The Springs Tennis Park





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DESERT TENNIS CLASSIC

&

50-50 Fundraiser to benefit FIND FOOD BANK


Dec 6-8, 2016   

SPRINGS COUNTRY CLUB 

Rancho Mirage, CA

IMPORTANT INFORMATION


PLAYER PARTY

 Wednesday evening 12/07/16

Cocktails & Socializing beginning at 5:30pm

Dinner served at 6:30pm

 prize drawings & 50-50 winner drawings following dinner

Springs CC main clubhouse

1 Duke Drive

 

  1. The tournament venue is the Springs Country Club in Rancho Mirage.
  2. The event will play over three days.....allowing for each round to be a complete match.
  3. Player Dinner on Wednesday evening at the Springs CC clubhouse.  
  4. COMPASS DRAW format will be used in all divisions, allowing all teams, regardless of their results to play all three days. (an explanation of how teams advance to their next match in a Compass Draw format is explained on the drop down menu of the Desert Tennis Classic tab)

5. Second Deuce Game Point scoring will be used for all matches on Tuesday & Wednesday.  Second Deuce Game Point scoring is a variation of No Ad scoring….it’s just not as intense as No Ad.

(an explanation for Second Deuce Game Point scoring is provided on the drop down menu of the Desert Tennis Classic tab)


Tournament Director: Sheryl Herschman

Tournament Location:

Contact:

775-720-0052 

email: tennisclassics@aol.com


SPRINGS COUNTRY CLUB

 Rancho Mirage, CA

Tournament Information
 womens doubles event

 DIVISIONS:      

        3.0   (eight teams maximum)

        3.5   (sixteen teams maximum) 

        4.0   (sixteen teams maximum)

        4.5*   (eight teams maximum) 

*5.0 rated players may enter the 4.5 division if partnering with a 4.0 rated player.


FEE:  $100.00 per player

        Every participant receives a tournament               gift.  3 matches if the division is an 8 team 

        draw....4 matches if the division is a 16

        team draw.  Player dinner on Wednesday 

        evening. Refreshments & light nourishment         provided daily.  Awards to all winners

        of Thursday matches.            

        

Format:  Compass Draw

 8 team divisions will play a total of three matches (one match each day)

16 team divisions will play a total of four matches

(two matches on Tuesday,  one match on

Wednesday, one match on Thursday)

 

Each match will be the best two out of three tie break sets with a 10 point Super Tie Break set played in lieu of a full third set.

 

The Coman procedure will be used for all tie breaks

 

 

Second Deuce Game Point scoring will be used for Tuesday and Wednesday matches.  Regular scoring will be used for Thursday matches.

(an explanation for Second Deuce Game Point scoring is provided on the drop down menu of the Desert Tennis Classic tab)

 

U.S.T.A. rules of play will apply.

 

Start Times:

Tuesday:      7:45a  & 12:30p  =  4.0 division

                     9:30a  =  3.5 division

                     11:00a  = 3.0 division  

 

Wednesday:   8:30a   =     3.0 division

                       10:30a   =   3.5  division

                       12:30p   =   4.0 division

Thursday:     The results of your  match on      Wednesday will determine your start time on    Thursday.  (8:30a or 10:30a or 12:30p)  

AWARDS FOR ALL WINNERS OF THURSDAY’S MATCHES. 


 Click below for online entry form and payment instructions.

Anyone needing further information or  assistance with online entry should contact Sheryl 

email:  tennisclassics@aol.com  or  phone/text @ 775-720-0052