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18th Annual HBCU National Tennis Championships

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18th Annual HBCU National Tennis Championships

Location: USTA National Campus located in Orlando, Florida
Starting Times and Player Entry Information:
Start times for first round matches will be available Wednesday 9/19/2018. Play starts at 9:00 AM on Thursday 9/20/2018. Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)

Each draw is expected to start with the round of 64 for singles and the round of 32 for doubles.

Awards:
Trophies will be awarded to first and second place finishers in each flight and first place consolation winners. For every win by your top nine players a point will be awarded to determine the overall team champion. Lunch will be provided for all teams during the tournament by catering services through the USTA National Campus.

Match Formats and Scoring:
Main Draw Singles Matches through Semifinals:

Best 2 out of 3 Tiebreak Sets

3rd Set: 10-Point Tiebreaker

Regular Game Scoring, with NO AD

First Round Losers Play Consolation

Main Draw Singles Championship Match:

Best 2 out of 3 Tiebreak Sets

3rd Set: Full Set (Tiebreak at 6-6)

Regular Game Scoring, with NO AD

Consolation Singles Matches:

8 Game Pro Set

Regular Game Scoring, with NO AD

Single Elimination

Main Draw Doubles Matches:

Regular Set, 6-6 Tiebreak

NO AD Scoring

Single Elimination

Coaches’ Forms
Participating Schools:

Men:
Alabama A&M University

Bethune-Cookman University

Florida A&M University

Jackson State University

Morgan State University

North Carolina A&T University

North Carolina Central University

Shaw University

Virginia State University

Xavier University of Louisiana

Women:
Alabama A&M University

Bethune-Cookman University

Elizabeth City State University

Florida A&M University

Jackson State University

Johnson C. Smith University

Morgan State University

North Carolina A&T University

Savannah State University

Shaw University

Xavier University of Louisiana

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MID-TAC 2019 Annual Championships

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Mid-Tac is celebrating its 96th Tournament Year on July 3 to 6, 2019.

MID-TAC is a 501(c)3 organization and the Midwest Section of the American Tennis Association (“ATA” founded in 1916) and has ties to local community tennis in ten Midwestern States (Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, Wisconsin and beyond). We offer year-round opportunities to support MID-TAC by making online Donations or becoming a Sponsor.

All Donations and Sponsorships will be properly acknowledged. Please view details under the above “Donate” and “Sponsorship” tabs. We look forward to your support as we continue our mission to grow the game of tennis.

Tournament Participation Links below:

See “Scales for Calculating Prize Money Divisions” – Click Here

See “Details for 2019 Bollettieri Youth Summer Tennis Camp Scholarships” – Click Here

Marriott Indianapolis North Hotel – (317) 705-0000 or (800) 288-92903645 River Crossing Parkway, Indianapolis, In 46240Rates: $123.00 – Traditional King or Double RoomHotel Reservation Deadline: June 12, 2019Cancellation Deadline without penalty: June 26, 2019

  • WEDNESDAY during Check-in at Host Hotel “Good Sportsmanship and UTR Panel” @ 8:30pm (for everybody)
  • MID-TAC 2019 Thursday Night Tennis Rumble – Get details and register here – Click here to Register and Purchase Tickets
  • “Free” Junior Party & Scholarships @ 7pm on Friday and “Free” Adult Party & Living Legends @ 8pm on Friday
  • MID-TAC 2019 Friday Night Lite Buffet – Get details and order here – Click here to Register and Purchase Tickets

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Players set for Newport Beach Oracle Challenger Series

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Player lists for the upcoming Newport Beach event were announced today, giving tennis fans plenty to cheer about. Among those slated to appear in Newport Beach are multiple Grand Slam doubles champions, past Oracle Challenger Series finalists and over 30 American players competing for the coveted Oracle Challenger Series wild cards into March’s BNP Paribas Open.

Play begins January 21st and extends through January 28th at the Newport Beach Tennis Club.

Players:

ATP

JC Aragone

Marcelo Arevalo

Thomaz Bellucci

Benjamin Bonzi

Roberto Cid Subervi

Gastao Elias

Ernesto Escobedo 

Victor Estrella Burgos

Christopher Eubanks 

Bjorn Fratangelo 

Daniel Elahi Galan

Santiago Giraldo 

Tallon Griekspoor

Christian Harrison 

Jason Jung 

Miomir Kecmanovic 

Darian King 

Evan King

Bradley Klahn

Dominik Koepfer

Mitchell Krueger 

Duckhee Lee

Paolo Lorenzi

Mackenzie McDonald

Michael Mmoh

Dennis Novikov

Goncalo Oliveira 

Reilly Opelka

Tommy Paul

Filip Peliwo

Danilo Petrovic

Peter Polansky

Roberto Quiroz

Noah Rubin

Brayden Schnur

Jack Sock

Kaichi Uchida

Mario Vilella Martinez

Donald Young 

WTA

Sofia Kenin

Rebecca Peterson

Tatjana Maria

Anna Karolina Schmiedlova

Eugenie Bouchard

Madison Brengle

Taylor Townsend

Coco Vandeweghe

Sachia Vickery

Jessica Pegula 

Sofya Zhuk

Yanina Wickmayer

Nicole Gibbs

Misaki Doi 

Varvara Lepchenko

Veronica Royg Cepede

Marie Bouzkova

Claire Liu

Jil Teichmann 

Christina Mchale

Bianca V Andreescu 

Allie Kiick 

Francesca Di Lorenzo

Danielle Lao 

Lauren Davis

Jamie Loeb 

Jia-Jing Lu

Kristie Ahn

Katherine Sebov

Rebecca C Marino

Mayo Hibi

Sesil Karatantcheva

Olivia Rogowska

Renata Zarazua 

Kristina Kucova

Valeria Savinykh

Robin Anderson 

Jovana Jaksic

Gail Brodsky 

Harmony Tan 

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