Local STA Tournaments
TOURNAMENT HAS BEEN CANCELED
2022 STA Doubles Tournament
The Spearfish Tennis Association is holding a round robin doubles tournament on December 17, 2022 at the Donald E. Young Center in Spearfish, SD. There will be two divisions consisting of a maximum of six doubles team each, with signup on a first come, first serve basis, with an alternates list in case a team cancels This is a recreational tournament, and teams can be all male, all female or mixed.
REGISTRATION CLOSED - Division A: Experienced players (HS/College/USTA)
Link to Division A schedule of play and results
REGISTRATION CLOSED - Division B: Novice, recreational
Link to Division B schedule of play and results
Final determination will be by the tournament director.
Teams in each division will play 5 matches. Matches will be 8 game pro sets with a 7 point tiebreaker at 7 games each, all using no ad scoring. There will be a maximum time limit of one hour for a match.
Play will alternate with Division A matches using all three courts at 9am followed by Division B matches.
Cost is $20/player ($15/player for active STA members) payable when you check in for the tournament.
Contact Joe Doerges if you have any question.
- Round Robin format
- 8 game pro sets with a 7 point tiebreaker at 7 all
- No-Ad scoring. If game score is tied at 40 all, the receiving team decides which side they will receive serve (deuce or ad), The winner of the point wins the game
- Matches will start with Division A at 9am
- 1 hour with no warmup
- If a match ends before 1 hour, the next scheduled match will be put on
- At the 50 minute mark
- If play is on serve, teams will play a 7 point tiebreaker
- If one team is ahead by 2 games or more they continue to play
- If teams are tied at the 57 minute mark
- Teams will play a championship point. There will be a racket spin and the winner will serve. The receiving team will choose to receive serve in the deuce or ad court.