ADULT 55 & OVER
MIXED 55 & OVER SECTIONALS
September 12, 2018
Presented by Unruly Sports
September 21 - 23, 2018 | Huntington Park Tennis Center and Folkes-Stevens Tennis Center
USTA Mid-Atlantic welcomes players to the 2018 Adult 55 & Over/Mixed 55 & Over League Section Championships presented by Unruly Sports. There will be more than 700 participants in Newport News and Norfolk, Virginia competing for the title of Section Champion. We look forward to a fun and exciting weekend of tennis.
This three-day event will bring together the top teams in the USTA League Adult 55 & Over and Mixed 55 & Over Divisions in a variety of skill levels. Teams from across the Mid-Atlantic Section including Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C., will compete to make it one step closer to the 2018 USTA League National Championships.ADVERTISEMENT
More information on the championship will be released leading up to the event, so check back periodically for updated information.
LOCATION OF PLAY
Folkes Stevens Tennis Center
Huntington Park Tennis Center
HOST PLAYING SITE
The main host site for Adult 55/Mixed 55 & Over is Huntington Park Tennis Center (site map). They offer many activities on their 20 lighted hard-courts such as classes and clinics, taught by City Tennis Professional Harvey Robinson, tournaments and leagues. This center also offers racquet stringing, ball machine and backboard rental. They are located at 361 Hornet Circle, Newport News, VA 23607.
Folkes Stevens Tennis Center (site map) is an additional tournament site that hosts the Old Dominion University Men’s and Women’s Varsity tennis programs. They have 8 indoor and 12 outdoor hard-courts. They are located at 4501 Parker Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23529.
HOST HOTEL INFORMATION
Newport News Host Hotel
The Newport News Marriott at City Center is the host hotel for those teams scheduled in Newport News. They are providing a rate of $139 plus taxes to players participating in the 2018 Adult 55 & Over League Section Championships. Hotel reservations can be made by contacting the hotel at 866-329-1758 and request the USTA rate. The cut-off date for reservations is September 6, 2018.
Norfolk Host Hotel
Norfolk Waterside Marriott is providing players participating in the Adult 55 & Over/Mixed 55 & Over League Section Championships a corporate discount code. Please use this link to access the discount for future bookings. The rate is $139.00 per night and a two night minimum is required for all reservations. The last day to book is September 6.
New Overflow Hotel!
Courtyard Norfolk Downtown is providing a corporate discount code for players participating in the Adult 55 & Over/Mixed 55 & Over League Section Championships. Please use this link to access the discount. When booking, select the "Special Code" option and under corporate use "U79." The last day to book is September 6.
USTA Mid-Atlantic can always use help in the form of volunteers for large-scale events like the Section Championships. If you have time or know someone that does (even just a couple of hours), we can use you! There are a variety of tournament responsibilities we can use volunteer assistance with, including tournament operations and court monitors. If you would like to help, or know someone that could, please e-mail the Tournament Director at email@example.com.
Captains and players can register via RainedOut.com to receive phone or email alerts during the tournament.
Players and teams are encouraged to interact with us on our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram platforms all year long at your local levels, Regional Championships and Section League Championship tournaments. The Twitter and Instagram hashtags will be "USTAMAS" and "USTAMASLeagues." Be sure to RSVP to our Facebook event page to get the inside scoop on the event and share your #RoadToSectionals.
Search us on these platforms and you'll find us. Throughout the tournament we will be giving out prizes to the most creative posts and photos.
Special thanks go out to Head/Penn Racquet Sports for being the official ball sponsor of USTA League.
They have been a longtime sponsor of the USTA League Program.
This event is presented by Unruly Sports. Thank you for the support!