Copyright 2012   Magic Express Tennis Club
“METC Since 1983 '
PO BOX 12298
Durham, NC 27709
2013 Just Doubles Tournament, January 4-6
We have reached our maximum.  More than 240 Paticipants;  +135 Teams;
Please E-Mail John French if you wish to be put on a waiting list.
Tournament Director
John French
(707) 628-2333
Tournament Site:
Sheffield Indoor Tennis Center, Duke University
Durham, North Carolina. 

Entry Fee:
METC members: $25 per player per event
Non-METC members:  $30 per player per event

There are two (2) deadlines – please read carefully!
1)  All entry forms and payments are due by Sunday,    December 30, 2012. 
2)  If you would like to purchase a parking pass, the entry form and all monies must be received by
    Saturday, December 15, 2012.

NO PAYMENTS WILL BE ACCEPTED ON-SITE DURING THE TOURNAMENT.  If your payment is not received by December 30, 2012, you will not be permitted to play.  This will be strictly enforced! 

Parking near the tournament site for the entire weekend is available with the purchase of a parking pass.  Passes are $10 per car.  To purchase a pass, submit $10 payment along with your entry fee and entry form. Payment must be received by Saturday, December 15, 2012 to ensure that you receive your parking pass. Parking passes will be mailed to the address provided on the entry form prior to the tournament. 
**If you do not purchase a pass, you are responsible for your own parking and getting into the tournament site.

Awards will be given to all champions and finalists. 

Each player will receive a long sleeve t-shirt.  To ensure proper sizing, your entry must be received by Saturday, December 15.

Lunch will be provided for players on Saturday , January 5.  Snacks will be provided throughout the tournament.  Refreshments will also be provided at the Player Social on Friday night. 

•   USTA rules will prevail.  No-Ad scoring will be used if needed. 
•   The default time for a match is 15 minutes and will be enforced.
•   Best 2 out of 3 sets with 12-point tiebreaker at 6 all.  A Komen 10-point tiebreaker will be played in lieu of a full 3rd set.
•    Warm-up time is limited to 5 minutes.

Tournament Committee: 
Crystal Thomas, Lynise DeVance, Destry (DJ) Jordan, Angela Allen, Traci Harris, Tony Arnett, Darylene Harris, Billy Davis, and Carl Capps

Doubles Events: 2 Event Limit
Players may participate in 1 Doubles and 1 Mixed Doubles event only. Players will not be allowed to play in 2 doubles or 2 mixed doubles .

Men's 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5, and Open

Women's 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5, and Open

Mixed 6.0, 7.0, 8.0, 9.0, and Open

Tournament Director:
John French  - (707) 628-2333

Tournament Start Times:
Matches may begin as early as 5:00 pm on Friday and as early as 8 am on Saturday and Sunday.

The Draws:
The draw will be posted by 2:00pm, Wednesday, January 2, on the Magic Express Tennis Club tournament website: 

Players may also contact the tournament director, John French at or 707-628-2333, for first match times.  It is a player’s responsibility to find out match times.
Mail entries to:   
METC / PO BOX 12298 / Durham, NC 27709

*All entries and fees must be received by Sunday, December 30, 2012.

To receive a parking pass, your payment and entry form/fees must be received by Saturday, December 15, 2012. 

No payments will be accepted at the tournament site.
Special Tournament Note:

Total Matches Needed To Complete Tournament with current entrants: 126 as of Dec. 23

Total Match Times available:126

Entry will close on December 30th or when total match times needed to complete the tournament has reached its limit; which ever comes first.
is now Closed.

We have reached our maximum.

More than 240 Paticipants; 
+135 Teams.

Please E-Mail John French if you wish to be put on a waiting list.

Please mail any payments to:

PO BOX 12298
Durham, NC 27709