Notes:NEW ELIGIBILITY RULES 2016 LEVEL 5 EVENTS
Starting January 1st, 2016 for ages 12-18's players who are ranked in the top 50 will not be allowed to participate in Open level 5 events. These events are meant for players moving up from Level 6 but not quite ready for higher level events. (Players can play up in the next higher division if ranked in the top 50 of their age group) This does not apply to 10 & under divisions.
ONE WEEKEND EVENT (UNLESS RAIN)
THIS EVENT WILL BE PLAYED OVER ONE WEEKEND AFTER 4 PM. (UNLESS RAIN, THEN WE WILL USE A FUTURE DATE TBD)
ALL MATCHES WILL BE A "BEST OF TWO SETS" A 10 POINT TIE BREAKER WILL BE PLAYED IN LIEU OF A THIRD SET.
LBTC – LAKE BALBOA TENNIS CENTER
Birmingham Community Charter High School
17000 Haynes Street, Lake Balboa, CA 91406
(LBTC on Draw)
NTC - NORTHRIDGE TENNIS CENTER
CSUN Zelzah Tennis Courts
Use 9500 Zelzah Ave, Northridge, CA 91325
(NTC on Draw)
THIS TOURNAMENT WILL USE PRO PENN MARATHON BALLS AND PENN CONTROL+ BALLS.
SCTA Code of Conduct for Parents, Coaches, and Spectators
By entering this tournament, you agree to follow the SCTA Code of Conduct for Parents, Coaches, and Spectators.
10 & Under Divisions
All 10 & Under matches will be played with the "Green" Ball (or Green Dot Ball) on a standard sized 78' court. There is no racquet restriction with this ball.
2016 SCTA POINTS PER ROUND RANKING
For Southern California open ranking purposes, this tournament is a SCTA Level 5 event. For 2016 tournaments, Level 5 points will be awarded based on draw size for each individual event.
SCTA POINT PENALTY SUSPENSION SYSTEM
The SCTA has adopted a point penalty suspension system. Please click on the link provided here for information.
The Serve It Up Tennis Tournament and all officials of this event would like to inform the players of our expectations of proper attire while competing in this tournament.
GIRLS: No sports bras or compression shorts are to be worn alone; midriff must be covered when arms are at rest, and spandex shorts must be covered by additional shorts or skirt.
BOYS: No cut off t-shirts, or cut off shorts. Sleeveless tennis shirts may be worn. No reference to drugs, violence, alcohol, or foul language may be depicted on player attire.
USTA - Boys' 10 Singles; Boys' 12 Singles; Boys' 14 Singles; Boys' 16 Singles; Boys' 18 Singles; Girls' 10 Singles; Girls' 12 Singles; Girls' 14 Singles; Girls' 16 Singles; Girls' 18 Singles