DIII and Independent Colleges

Collegiate Events Information

All Collegiate entries close April 3rd, 2015.

Entry forms: Entry forms may be downloaded from the list of collegiate events listed in the menu below. Please return your entry form to the address listed on it.

Fees: Singles: $40.00 Doubles: $50.00 per team.

Fees must be paid at time of entry. Please request a receipt for fees (if needed) at time of entry.

Accommodations: If you need hotel or motel accommodations, please see our Visitor Information page.

Registration: For registration information, please check the information under the Collegiate Events Menu listed below.

Coaches’ wrist bands: In lieu of coaches’ passes, Collegiate coaches with proper identification and whose player’s names appear on the roster will be issued wrist bands. Only one assistant college coach may be registered and his/her name must appear on the entry form. Coaches’ spouses, family and friends of players or coaches will be required to purchase spectator tickets to gain entrance to Libbey Park, the Ojai Valley Athletic Club, and the Ojai Valley Inn courts during the hours of play. Players and coaches will be required to present identification to gain entrance at these sites. No tickets or IDs are required at other sites. Wrist bands will be issued at all Ventura and Oxnard sites on Thurday.

Tentative rosters for Collegiate events are usually available on the TennisLink tournament home page (under the Draws and Results tab on the top menu) the Sunday before the first day of play.

Draws for these events will be posted on the TennisLink tournament home page as soon as they are available, usually by Tuesday night before the first day of play.

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Women’s Independent College Championships
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Men’s Independent College Championships
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Men’s Pac-12 Team Championships
Women’s Pac-12 Individual Championships

Women’s Pac-12 Invitational Championships

Division III Men’s West Regional College Championships

Hundredth Annual

Women’s Independent College Championships

Women’s Singles Women’s Doubles

Open to women tennis players from all four-year collegiate institutions not members of the PAC-12.

The Committee Chairs for this event are Neil Castro and Rich Hills.

Each college or university may enter three singles players and two doubles teams.

Players may play in both of these events, but not in any other event.

In addition to winner and runner-up awards, the Frank T. Heffelfinger Challenge Team Trophy, the Garland Jenks Doubles Trophy, and the Florence H.R. Gorham Singles Trophy will be awarded.

Headquarters for this event will be The Pierpont Racquet Club (PRC). Matches will be played at the Pierpont Racquet Club(PRC) and Ventura College(VC) on Thursday and Friday. Matches will be played in Ojai on Saturday and Sunday. Maps to all sites used by The Ojai can be found on the Court Locations page.

Fees: Singles: $40.00 Doubles: $50.00 per team.

Please print the entry form. Include all entry fees with your entry. We suggest you make a copy of your completed entry for your reference.

Mail or fax the entry form and fees by April 3rd, 2015, to:
Terry Lynch
1209 New Bedford Court
Ventura, CA 93001

Fax: (805) 648-2160
For further information or questions, please contact: Terry Lynch by email, or by phone at: (805) 648-3876 or (805) 320-5394.

One Hundred and Fifth Annual

Men’s Independent College Championships

Men’s Singles Men’s Doubles

Open to men tennis players from all four-year collegiate institutions not members of the PAC-12 Conference.

The Committee Chair for this event is Neil Castro.

Each college or university may enter three singles players and two doubles teams.

Players may play in both of these events, but not in any other event.

Doubles matches will be 8 game pro sets until the finals. The finals will be 3rd set super tiebreaker.

In addition to winner and runner-up awards, the William A. Fairburn, Jr. Challenge Team Trophy, the Joseph O. Bixler Doubles Trophy, and the John H. Morrison, Jr. Singles Trophy will be awarded.

Headquarters for this event will be The Pierpont Racquet Club (PRC). Matches begin on Friday and will be played at the Pierpont Racquet Club. Matches will be played in Ojai on Saturday and Sunday. Maps to all sites used by The Ojai can be found on the Court Locations page.

Fees: Singles: $40.00 Doubles: $50.00 per team.

Please print the entry form. Include all entry fees with your entry. We suggest you make a copy of your completed entry for your reference.

Mail or fax the entry form and fees by April 3rd, 2015, to:
Terry Lynch
1209 New Bedford Court
Ventura, CA 93001

Fax: (805) 648-2160
For further information or questions, please contact: Terry Lynch by email, or by phone at: (805) 648-3876 or (805) 320-5394.

Fourth Annual

Men’s Pac-12 Team Championships

Sanctioned by I.T.A.

The eight PAC-12 schools having Men’s tennis programs will compete in a double-bye team tournament, commencing on Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015, at Libbey Park (LP) in Ojai. All team matches will be played in the customary dual match format. Two team matches will be played each day, with the final team championship match to be played on Saturday, April 25th.

Maps to all sites used by The Ojai can be found on the Court Locations web page.

Twenty-Ninth Annual

Women’s Pac-12 Individual Championships

Sanctioned by I.T.A.

Women’s Singles Women’s Doubles

The Pac-12 Draw Committee Chairs for this event are Stella Sampras (UCLA) and Nicole Keneally (Colo).

The Draw Committee selects singles players and doubles teams from those entered by each Pac-12 member. Players may enter both singles and doubles. Play will begin Thursday, April 23rd, 2015, at 8:00 a.m., at the Ojai Valley Athletic Club (OAC). Maps to all sites used by The Ojai can be found on the Court Locations web page.

In addition to winner and runner-up awards, the Anson S. Thacher Team Trophy, the Frederick S. Lamb Doubles Trophy, and the Caroline H. Thacher Singles Trophy will be awarded.

Nineteenth Annual

Women’s Pac-12 Invitational Championships

Women’s Singles Women’s Doubles

The Pac-12 Draw Committee selects singles players and doubles teams from those entered by each Pac-12 member.

Players may enter both singles and doubles. Play will begin on Thursday, April 23rd, 2015, at 8:00 a.m., at the Ojai Valley Athletic Club (OAC). Maps to all sites used by The Ojai can be found on the Court Locations web page.

Singles entries will be limited to 32 players and doubles to 16 teams.

In addition to winner and runner-up awards, the Gerry & Bob Roe Singles Trophy and the Joe & Mary DeVito Doubles Trophy will be awarded.

Nineteenth  Annual

Division III Men’s West Regional College Championships

Men’s Singles Men’s Doubles

March 2015

TO: Head Coaches of NCAA Men’s Division III West Region Member Institutions

FROM: Darren Potkey, Ojai Men’s Division III Referee

RE: 115th Ojai Valley Tennis Tournament

The 115th Ojai Valley Tennis Tournament will once again be held from April 21-26, 2015 in the lovely town of Ojai and surrounding areas. For the 19th consecutive year, the Men’s Division III event will be a part of this tournament and will start on Friday April 24th, 2015 in Ventura and surrounding areas. Matches on Saturday and Sunday will be held in Ojai, with both the singles and doubles final being played at historic Libbey Park.

This year’s Ojai Committee will be David Bojalad (Whittier), Will Marino (Chapman), Jeff Northam (Whitman) and Geoff Roche (Redlands).

Entries for the Division III event will close on Friday April 3rd. ALL ENTRIES FOR DIVISION III EVENTS WILL BE DONE BY E-MAIL.

If you wish to enter players, you must send an e-mail to DarrenP@SCTA.usta.com by April 3rd listing all players you would like to be considered for entry. You must submit your players/teams in order of strength. The Committee will make their selections by April 6th, in order to allow coaches to make travel plans. The draw will be done on Monday April 20th. Once you have been informed of how many players have been selected, you will need to submit entry fees. The entry fees for the 2015 Ojai are $40 per singles entry and $50 per doubles team. Checks may be made payable to Ojai Valley Tennis Club.

Any players that are not accepted will have the opportunity to participate in the Men’s Independent College draw, should you desire to do that. The deadline for the Independent College event is April 6th, please contact Terry Lynch directly at (805) 648-3876 or collegeentry@aol.com to submit your players for the Independent College events. Draws are limited to 32 players.

All matches in singles will be the best of three tiebreak sets. All matches in doubles (with the exception of the finals) will be an 8 game pro-set, tiebreak at 8 games all. The doubles final will play the best of three tiebreak sets with a Deciding Match Tie-Break in lieu of a third set (subject to Committee approval).

As last year, subject to court availability there will be a singles consolation event for players who wish to participate. This will be on Saturday.

For further tournament information, you may look at the tournament’s official website, www.ojaitourney.org or tournaments.usta.com (tournament ID #651736315). If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact members of the Committee or myself. I’ve listed their contact information below.

2015 Ojai Men’s Division III Committee

David Bojalad (Whittier), DBojalad@whittier.edu, (562) 907-4952

Will Marino (Chapman), wmarino@chapman.edu, (714) 997-6654

Jeff Northam (Whitman), northajw@whitman.edu, (509) 593-4429

Geoff Roche (Redlands), geoff.roche@redlands.edu, (909) 748-8417

Darren Potkey (Ojai Referee), DarrenP@SCTA.usta.com, (310) 208-3838, x222

Darren Potkey
SCTA Junior Competition
(310) 208-3838, ext. 222 (voice)
(310) 824-7691 (fax)
DarrenP@SCTA.usta.com
www.scta.usta.com

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