2017 Texas Junior Silver Junior Silver


Tournament Dates: 09/08/2017, 2001-01-01, 2001-01-01 - 09/10/2017

US Squash members can track the action during the event with the Live Scoreboard.
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Sanction status: Not Sanctioned: 3
Sanction date: 7/30/2017 7:27:50 PM
Downtown Club at the Met (Directions)
340 West Dallas
Houston, TX 77022
Facility Phone: (713) 652-0700
Contact (click name to email): Azam Zaidi: azam.zaidi@gmail.com
Contact Phone: N/A
Web Site: houston.ussquash.com

Divisions:
  • BU11 Singles (No Entrants)
  • BU13 Singles (No Entrants)  View draw
  • BU15 Singles (No Entrants)
  • BU17 Singles (No Entrants)  View draw




Notes:

This tournament has been canceled due to the severe weather being experienced in the Houston area. It will be rescheduled later this season - date tbc

 

All registered players have been refunded their entry fee in full.

Friday, September 08 2017, all players need to be available starting at 4:00pm in the time zone of the tournament 
Sunday, September 10 2017, all players need to be available starting at 4:00pm in the time zone of the tournament

 

Tournament Timelines (All Times in the time zone of the tournament)

Registration Deadline Wednesday, August 30, 2017  12:00pm

Late Withdrawal penalties Wednesday, August 30, 2017 12:00pm

Registration Taken Down & Draw Sizes Lock  Tuesday, September 5, 2017 12:00pm *

Player Start Times Wednesday, September 5, 2017 5:00pm

Waitlist Management - until Thursday, September 6, 2017 12:00pm

Online Draws available Thursday, September 6, 2017 5:00pm

* Locked Division Size

For Bronze and Silver events, division sizes lock at the latest by 12:00pm, NOON (in the time zone of the tournament) on the Tuesday before the start of the tournament.  The tournament director reserves the right to lock sizes earlier.

Once the division sizes lock, they will not increase in size even if the division has fewer than 32 registered players.  Once division sizes lock, online sign up will be taken down and players will not longer be able to sign up.

Entry Deadline and Fees 
Early Tournament Entry is until 8/16/17 at 12:00pm, NOON CST at $70*
Regular Tournament Entry is until 8/30/17 at 12:00pm, NOON CST at $75* 
Late Tournament Entry is after 8/30/17 at 12:00pm, NOON CST at $85* 
 
*Includes a non-refundable $10 processing charge per entrant. 
 
Policies 

  • NO REFUNDS will be issued to players who withdraw from the main draw after the regular entry deadline. 
  • All players MUST be current US Squash members. 
  • Please read through the Junior Rules, Guidelines, and Timelines for all policies governing Junior Accredited Tournaments. 
  • All players who withdraw after 12:00pm, NOON CST on the Wednesday 1.5 weeks before the start of the tournament will receive a ranking penalty as described in the Junior Rules, Guidelines, and Timelines
  • Players may choose to participate in multiple divisions, however, players must be prepared to play all matches at their scheduled times and accommodations do not need to be made by the Tournament Director. The Player must register with full registration fee for the additional division. US Squash will credit $30 after the completion of the tournament from additional division registration fee.

 

Note 

  • All players who sign up after the regular entry deadline are considered late entries. These players should assume that they are on the waitlist unless they have been told otherwise by the Tournament Director.

Accreditation 

  • This tournament is accredited by US Squash. 
  • All US Squash Accredited Tournaments must abide by the policies outlined here

 

Code of Conduct 

  • All Players, Parents, Coaches, and Spectators must abide by the US Squash Code of Conduct
  • All Players, Parents, Coaches, and Spectators should review the?Rules of the Road for tips and tricks on how to manage common scenarios that may occur at tournaments. 

 

Protective Eyewear 

  • All players and attendees must comply with the US Squash Eyewear Policy, which requires that eyewear meet ASTM-F803 standards at all times during accredited play. 

 

Cut List 

  • All age divisions are open to the highest ranked 32 eligible players who enter per division. If less than 32 players enter per division, any eligible player will be accepted. If there are more than 32 players in any division, players will be placed on a waitlist based on their ranking and will only be granted entry if a playing position becomes available. 
  • NOTE: In divisions with waitlisted players, the 30 highest ranked eligible players will gain entry into the tournament. The remaining two players to be admitted into the event will be notified within 48 hours of the release of the Cut List. This is to allow a grace period for any potential registration errors. 

 

Seeding 

  • Tournament seeding is based off of the rankings calculation that occurs on the Wednesday 1.5 weeks before the start of the tournament. Players will be seeded in accordance with the Seeding Guidelines

 

Division and Player Start Times 

  • Division Start Times indicate the earliest possible match time a player can expect to play within their division.  
  • Player Start Times indicate the first match time for each player. 
  • Both Division and Player Start Times will be released in accordance with the Junior Rules, Guidelines, and Timelines

 

How to Withdraw or Change Divisions in a Junior Bronze, Silver, Gold, JCT, or National Championship Tournament  

  

If a player wants to either withdraw from a tournament or request to change divisions, follow the directions outlined below:  

  

  1. Log in to your account.  
  1. Go to the “tournaments” tab on your player profile.  
  1. Click on “Withdraw/Change Division” next to the tournament you would like either withdraw from or request a division change.  
  1. Select “Request Change Division” or “Request Withdraw/Refund”  
  1. If selecting “Request Change Division,” select the division you would like to change to and click “Submit.”  
  1. If selecting “Request Withdraw/Refund” read all US Squash policies and check the “Yes, I wish to withdraw” box and click “Submit.”  
  1. Once you submit your request, you will receive an email that states that your request has been sent to the Tournament Director.  If you have not received an email indicating that your request has been processed within 48 hours, please follow up with the tournament director.  

  

All of the Withdraw and Change Division Policies can be found by clicking here.

Downtown Club at the Met

340 West Dallas
Houston, TX 77022

 

Venue, Parking and Hotel on a Map

Whitehall Houston has a special rate for the tournament $99/Night for a Standard Double or Executive King.  

The Hotel is located at

1700 Smith Street Houston, TX 77002

(713) 739-8800

For Online Reservations, click the link or may choose to contact them via phone number below. Please use the group code provided at the time of your reservation.

https://www.phgsecure.com/IBE/bookingRedirect.ashx?propertyCode=HOUTW&group=SQU&arrivalDate=09-08-2017&departureDate=09-11-2017

Please reference group code: SQU 

Other Hotel Option close by to MET Downtown Club.

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown

400 Dallas Street, Houston, Texas,77002-4777, USA

(713) 759-0202