Registration Ends: January 02, 2018
Bloomington Tennis Center
4101 Wicker Road, Bloomington 61704
About BTC $2000 $$$ Tourney (Men/Women..Same Draw)
Having trouble registering? Visit - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5oLVk3Ygepw&feature=youtu.be
Entry Fee: $80
**Adults, Juniors, Men, Women, College players...all in same draw. This is a great way to see if a UTR 10 woman compares to a UTR man.
**Tourney held the weekend before college players go back to school, and also the weekend before the Midwest Junior Level 1 Closed...so great competitive matches to be had.
**Top 48 UTR entrants accepted to draw...top 16 will receive 1st round bye's and not play early on Friday.
Champion - $1000
Finalist - $450
Semifinalist - $200
Feed-in Cons Winner - $150
Bloomington Tennis Center is a new tennis dome in central IL and the home of Illinois State University Redbird Tennis. Bloomington is centrally located on I-55 and I-74 and just over a 2 hour drive to St. Louis or Indy and just under a 2 hour drive to Chicago. BTC is located next to Central IL Regional Airport.
Hotel Block at the Doubletree in Bloomington...call them and ask for the Bloomington Tennis Center block rate for this event and you will receive $99/per night rate on two queen beds and a full breakfast as well. The Doubletree is 5 minutes from BTC.
Players will receive Universal Tennis Rating (UTR) credit for all matches played.
Player UTRs will be used when selecting players for the Tournament and/or Division/Draw...director reserves the right to select 4 Wild Cards.
Seeding is based on player UTRs.
Player UTRs are available at universaltennis.com.
A UTR subscription is required to search and view player ratings on the UTR system, with pricing starting at forever free for UTR Basic. The UTR Premium Plus allows subscribers access to search and view college team profiles.
Minimum number of matches for each player in this tournament: 3
Maximum number of players for this Tournament: 48
Match, set and game scoring format: 2 out of 3 sets/Match tiebreak for 3rd set. Semi's and Finals to play out 3rd set.
Officiating Plan: Director and 1 other will serve as roving officials.
About UTR: Universal Tennis Ratings provide tennis players worldwide a common scale to determine their level of play. The 16-level scale (from beginners to elite world-class professionals), precisely and reliably determines individual players’ ratings based on actual match results without regard for age, gender or where the matches are played. The Universal Tennis website allows visitors to view more than three million tennis results. College Tennis coaches utilize UTR ratings for recruiting, for scouting opponents, and also to track the levels of their current players. The ITA currently uses UTR ratings to assist with selections and seeding’s for select regional and national events.
Tournament Director: Mark Bowers