Registration for this event is closed
Registration Ends: January 02, 2018
Bass-Rudd Tennis Center
S Floyd St, Louisville 40217
About Louisville Cardinals UTR $$$ Open sponsored by the Scheinler Family
Adults and Juniors Welcome! Co-ed draw which means boys and girls may play each other.
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Entry Fee: $50
Main Consolation Winner: $100
Thursday January 4th (starting at 5 p.m.) - Pre-qualifying Round - Due to the size of the pre-qualifying draw, matches will be 8 game pro-set with a tie breaker at 8-8. To move into Friday's Qualifying tournament you may have to win 3 pro-sets in one day. Consolation will be a pro-set as well and will be only one round. Four players will advance to Friday's qualifying.
Friday Jan. 5th (starting at 5 pm) - Qualifying and one round of consolation. Four players will advance to the main draw.
Saturday and Sunday January 6-7 (all day) - Main Draw and First-round loser consolation will be played out.
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.
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: 2
Maximum number of players for this Tournament: 56
Match, set and game scoring format: College Rules: Full 2 out of 3 Sets in Qualifying and Main Draw, 8 game pro-set for the pre-qualifying, No Ad Scoring, Lets are played
Consolation for the Qualifying and Main draw will be 2 out of 3 sets and a 10 point Super-breaker in lieu of third set and will stop after one round. Again, consolation will only be one round in the pre-qualifying and qualifying draws. It will only be played out in the main draw and will include first round losers.
Officiating Plan: Officials and tournament staff will be on site
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: Rex Ecarma