But there is one problem. His technique is flawed on this forehand volley. Specifically there are two technical things that need to be corrected. Be the 12th correct email respondent to choose the correct technique below to win a free group tennis lesson.
a. Feathers cause imbalance on windy days
b. Not proper footwear
c. Racquet face needs to be tilted at 45 degree angle and beveled open
d. Strings are too wide ball would go through racket.
e. All of the Above
Here is the match schedule of play for the BEST of 305 TENNIS TOURNAMENT for Saturday, Nov 18th starting at 4pm at Miami Shores CC Tennis Courts (see directions below).
Each player or team please bring a can of tennis balls for clay courts.
SCHEDULE OF PLAY: (Format: 8-Game Pro Set) Tiebreaker at 8-all.
Jeff F. vs Rodrigo (Banyan Singles QF)
Carlos vs Aleco (Banyan SF)
Dean vs Jeff C. (Palmetto Singles QF)
Sergio vs Schubert (Palmetto Singles SF)
Yulia vs Dean-Jeff Winner (Palmetto Singles SF)
Gabriel/Alex vs Will/ Jeff F (Banyan Men’s Doubles)
Samantha/Schubert vs Isabel/ Juan (Palmetto Doubles)
DIRECTIONS: Type into Google Maps: NE 100th Street and Club Drive in Miami Shores to find the tennis courts located next to the railroad tracks. Please note: The Main Club House on Biscayne is NOT the right location.
Here are the playoff brackets for both the Banyan and Palmetto Singles Championships for the Best of 305 Tennis Tournament. Please complete your Round of 16 Matches by Friday, Nov 10th and Your Quarter-Final Matches by Sunday, Nov 12th and report your scores to me via whatsapp.
SAVE THE DATE: FINALS PARTY:SAT NOV 18th at 4PM
Finals Party at Miami Shores Country Club Tennis Courts is open for all tournament players and will feature refreshments and light bites. We will play our semi’s and finals matches as well as some mix and match round robin tennis for everyone.
Please note all matches are 8-Game Pro Sets. (Score Example: 9-7). If there is a tie at 8-all please proceed to play 21 point Guerrilla Tiebreaker. First player to 21 points. (Score Example 21-20). As usual each player please bring a new can of balls to each match. Winning player gets the new can of balls.
Brian Lutz / BEST OF 305 Tournament Director
————————————– BANYAN DIVISION SINGLES
RD 16 Q-FINAL S-FINAL FINAL
PETER RASHID RASHID
RASHID 8-1 (Forfeit-INJ)
BYE JEFF 8-1
BYE 3-RODRIGO RODRIGO
BYE DANIEL 8-3
RITA RITA 8-6 8-2
BYE 2-ALECO ALECO
PALMETTO DIVISION SINGLES
Q-FINAL S-FINAL FINAL
DEAN 8-1 8-1 3-JEFF 3-JEFF JEFF
——————————————————- 4-SCHUBERT SCHUBERT SCHUBERT
CAROLINA 8-1 8-2
Please send me your Doubles and Mixed Doubles scores and check out the Standings below.
Tournament Finals will be played on Saturday, Nov 18th at 4pm at Miami Shores Country Club Tennis Courts. All tournament players are welcomed to attend. For those who have been eliminated we will have an informal mix and match doubles with refreshments and light bites.
Brian Lutz / Tournament Director
HINT: Warm Up Tips for Playing Tournaments Like the BEST OF 305
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BEST OF 305 SINGLES DRAW & FORMAT
The Best of 305 Tennis Tournament has a World Cup Format as the top two players from each group advance to a knock out round.
Two Wild Cards will be given for 3rd place finishers from both Banyan and Palmetto Divisions with for players who average the most games won per set (based on 6 games). Please note: Banyan (Advanced) and Palmetto (Intermediate) Divisions are separate draws based on your tennis rating.
Scoring is an 8 game pro set with a Guerrilla Tiebreaker at 8-all. Guerrilla Tiebreaker is first one to 21. (Ex. 21-20). If players agree to play full match the format is Best of 3 sets with a 10 point tie break (ex 10-8) to determine the 3rd set.
All scoring is Ad scoring.
Note: Group Matches Must Be Completed By Nov 3rd (FRIDAY) UPDATE Extended to Sunday Nov 5th!
Phone numbers will be given to call your opponent and set up your matches.
Whatsapp Tournament Phone / Text: 917-312-9454
Carlos J DeBrito
Carlos J DeBrito
Doubles and Mixed Doubles Draws will be released on Wed Oct 24th.
Play tennis and test your skills against tennis players in the 305 Area Code. Sign up for up to three categories including Singles, Doubles and Mixed. Invite your friends and meet some new ones.
$45 Tournament Entry Fee includes LAUNCH PARTY on Oct 19th at Kirk Munroe Tennis Center 7:30-9:30 with Liveball Tennis and includes a round of drinks afterwards at LOKAL. Bring a towel, some bottled water and dry shirt to change into. We will take the short walk to LOKAL after tennis. Street parking is available via Muni Meter or Pay by Phone.
Entry Deadline is Tuesday night, Oct 17th at 11:55pm.
Draws revealed on Friday, Oct 20th on Backhand City.
Matches Begin Friday, Oct 20th.
Finals: Saturday Nov 18th. Raindate: Sunday, Nov 19th.
Party Update: If Lokal is full our Plan B is SAND BAR!