JULY 19-21, 2019
Tournament Organizer (questions leading up to Section Championships):
Alyssa Corvino, Assoc. Manager of Adult Competition
Tournament Director (questions during Section Championships):
Jill Borgida, Regional League Coordinator, NW WA
Please reference this site for any tournament or weather updates. More information will be available in the coming months!
Team Registration: $250 + $7 non-refundable processing fee for $257 total. Registration is closed.
Schedule Published in TennisLink: Available here.
Captain/Player Phone Meeting: Tuesday, July 16, at 7:00pm
- Call 1-800-704-1867, 76570# on Tuesday, July 16, at 7:00pm. See agenda here.
- All players welcome to join. Get details about the tournament, important reminders, and any/all of your questions answered
Team Bag: Your team's bag and captain folder will be available for pick-up at your first match location - no captain check-in needed!
Match Play: Friday, July 19 - Sunday, July 21, 2019
You may contact Tennis Hill at (541) 593-5707 to reserve a tennis court starting on June 4, 2019. Their hours will be daily from 10:00am-3:00pm. Please have your Sunriver rental property address available when you call in to make your reservation. A court rental fee of $16.00 per 90-minute court time will be assessed at the time of reservation, unless the rental unit you have booked comes with an unlimited Recreation Plus passes for tennis court access and use of the SHARC facility.
Please Note: A limited number of courts are available for tennis reservations during the tournament for players, vacationing guests, and Sunriver residents. Please be patient when calling to make court reservations. Sunriver Tennis staff will work as promptly as they can to assist you. See www.sunrivertennis.com for more information.
TOURNAMENT DETAILS / AMENITIES
Court Sites: North Courts and Tennis Hill. See map.
Sportsmanship: If you experience a great act of sportsmanship by your opponent(s), please share them with the tournament desk! Best sportsmanship will receive a $100 Tennis Warehouse gift card. See the great sportsmanship stories from last year HERE.
Social Media Contest: Post a photo of you showing your section pride by representing your section color in fun and creative ways! PNW is gold. Use #ustaleague in the caption, and tag @ustapnw for a chance to win a prize.
Restaurant Deal: Village Bar & Grill is offering Happy Hour drinks ALL hours to USTA Sectional players. Wear your Section Championship T-shirt to receive the deal. For those under 21, they have 50% off appetizers.
Stringing: Call Courtside Racquet Sports in Bend at 541-668-4293. Open M-F 11-6pm; Sat 10-4pm.
Activities: Village Properties at Sunriver shares lots of local events on their website as they come through the area. Check them out HERE. They also offer discounts at local businesses if you stay with Village. See the participating stores HERE.
Photographer: USTA plans to have a professional photographer taking photos at certain sites and times during the event. In lieu of the Publicity Waiver forms, we will have a media waiver release sign at each court site which states that, by entering the court site premises, you agree to be photographed and/or filmed by the non-profit United States Tennis Association Pacific Northwest (USTA PNW) in connection with your participation in this event and that the USTA PNW will own any and all rights in such photography and film of you.
Want to see last year's Mixed 18 Sectional photos? Click HERE!
Tennis Balls: Penn is the official ball sponsor of USTA League. USTA PNW has agreed to invest funds to use Pro Penn Marathon balls for all 2019 Section Championships.
T-Shirts: Each rostered player will receive a T-shirt. Sizes from S-2XL for men and XS-2XL for women. These will be polyester fabric in both men's and women's styles.
Bananas: USTA PNW will order bananas for each tournament site throughout the weekend
Ice: USTA PNW will supply ice to cool beverages or to keep small coolers chilled (please do not fill large coolers)
Rental Houses: See Sunriver Lodging Options.
TIPS / REMINDERS FOR PLAYERS AND SPECTATORS
Sunriver News & Updates: Don't forget to download the Sunriver Navigator App for a mobile guide to all things Sunriver, Oregon!
You can also visit Village Properties at Sunriver's blog for local information and topics.
Courts: For more details on our two court sites, visit the Sunriver Tennis page.
Bring Water Container: Players and spectators must bring their own water container. Water will be available for refilling a container, but there may not be any bottles or cups available on site.
Bring Umbrella/Tent: It is recommended that players and spectators bring an umbrella or a pop-up tent for protection from the sun, as certain sites will have limited tents/shade on and off the tennis court.
Bring Chairs: Each court will have enough benches/chairs for players to sit, but spectators are encouraged to bring a portable chair as not all venues will have adequate seating.
Sun Protection: Don’t forget to bring sunscreen and a visor or hat!
Keep Hydrated: Here's a Helpful Guide to How Much Water to Drink
Follow Host Site Rules: We are all guests of these facilities. Please pick up all trash and be respectful of management or staff. They also have their own rules in place as to what is acceptable at their facility so please obey any posted rules.
Sunriver Speed Limit: The speed limit for Sunriver is 25 mph. Please stay at or under this speed limit as there are many adults and children on pathways throughout Sunriver.
Sunriver Parking: Everyone must park in designated paved parking areas only. If you park in an unpaved or undesignated area you may receive a parking ticket. At Tennis Hill, you can find overflow parking just down the street by the pickleball courts. Also remember if it is very hot and dry, parking in an unpaved area with a hot car could cause a fire. Roadside parking is not permitted in Sunriver.
2018 MIXED 18 & OVER SECTION CHAMPIONS
6.0 Mixed: Mint Valley-Lemmons (N OR)
7.0 Mixed: Amy Yee TC-Louie (NWW)
8.0 Mixed: Robinswood-Cheung (NWW)
9.0 Mixed: Steamboat-Leimback (SWW)
10.0 Mixed: Vancouver TC-Pearce (N OR)