Notes:Welcome to the Longfellow National Level 3 Tournament.
Selection Process for the National Level 3 Tournament
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The tournament sites are: Main Site: Longfellow Club at 524 Boston Post Rd, Wayland, Ma 01778.
Satellite Site: Natick Racquet Club, 16 Michigan Dr, Natick, Ma 01760
The sites are 10 minutes from each other.
Marriot Newton is 15- 20 minutes away from the sites and the Courtyard is 10-15 minutes away.
The Marriot Courtyard in Natick, Ma 508-655-6100 or 800-321-2211. Marriot Courtyard, 342 Speen Street, Natick, Mass is (In Progress) per night, plus applicable taxes. Be sure to identify yourself as a member of the Longfellow Club-National Level 3 Participant when making reservations. These are the only two tournament hotels. Reservations must by made by (In progress) to secure the rates. Other hotels in the Framingham-Natick area are Sheraton Tara, Crowne Plaza and Hampton Inn. The club is located 20 miles west of Boston and there are hotel's available.
Practice Courts will be available at both the Natick and Wayland on Thursday and Friday. Saturday AM, Sunday AM and Monday AM. You may reserve 1 hour of Court time each day at no charge during these times. If you need additional time, the cost is $40 per hour. We reserve the right to have other kids hit on the court with you (limit 4 per court). We also have a hitting court after the am that is first come-first serve with no reservations. We encourage you to share courts whenever possible. Tournament Director, Phil Parrish, will help you find a practice partner. If you want a hitting lesson with a Longfellow Pro. please let Phil know and he will set it up. The cost is $95 per hour. Reservations can be made for court time, lessons, and practice partners April 15th. You can reserve courts at Natick Racket Club on the 15th by calling 508-653-4606 and Longfellow Wayland at 508-358-7355, Thanks.
Doubles InformationThe doubles draw will be 16 teams. Draws for doubles will close at Friday noon so draws can be made.
Check In Time:
Check In Time is Saturday, one hour before your first match. Please have your waiver form ready.
Waiver FormPlease fill out the waiver form prior to the tournament so check in can go quickly and smoothly. The link is:https://assets-ssl.usta.com/assets/1/15/2014_USTA_Release_Waiver.pdf
Official Ball - WilsonThe official ball for the USTA National Selection Tournament is the Wilson Hard Court Xtra Duty Ball.
All singles draws shall be 32 players. Doubles draw shall be 16 team maximum. Match FormatAll main draws (and 3rd and 4th place playoff) shall be 2 out of 3 tiebreak sets. All Feed In Consolation Matches: Best of 3 Tiebreak Sets with a 10 point TB in lieu of a 3rd set.Doubles Matches: 8 Game Pro Set with a 7 point tiebreak at 8 games all.
Singlee Feed In Consolation InformationAll singles draws will have a feed in consolation that feeds players through the round of 16. The quarterfinal losers will be fed into a separate draw to playoff for 5th and 6th place. The FIC must be played to completion. The FIC is considered part of the tournament and participation is mandatory for all singles main draw players.Singles and Doubles 3rd-4th Place Playoffs RequiredAll singles and doubles draws shall have a playoff for 3rd and 4th place. All players are required to play the 3rd-4th place playoff.
For More Tournament InformationFor more tournament information, please contact Phil Parrish at 508-358-7355 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks.
The Longfellow CafeThe Longfellow Club Cafe will be open for healthy breakfast and lunches! The hours are 7-4 Friday and 8-2 on Saturday and 8-11 on Sunday. There is a lot of options for restaurants in the area. Please see the front desk at the club for options. USTA - Boys' 14 Doubles; Boys' 14 Singles; Girls' 14 Doubles; Girls' 14 Singles