The monthly tournament Saturday, April 12, saw a field of nine compete in two rounds of a round robin with three player groups.  In the final round, Mike came out on top of Parimal and Lewis in the Championship flight for the overall win.  In the B group, Jeff bested Mohan and Charlie, while in the C group, Suresh prevailed over newcomers Joe Chacko and Tim Rand.  The club raised $81.  The April tournament is tentatively scheduled for April 9.  The field will be limited to nine players in a handicap format.

Results - Final Round

Group A

  • 1st Place:  Mike Lauro
  • 2nd Place:  Parimal Nilangekar
  • 3rd Place:  Louis Vance

Group B

  • 1st Place:  Jeff Pratt
  • 2nd Place:  Mohan Reddy
  • 3rd Place:  Charlie Brooks

Group C

  • 1st Place:  Suresh Kannan
  • 2nd Place:  Joe Chacko
  • 3rd Place:  Tim Rand

What:  LRTTC 26th Monthly Tournament

Where:  LRTTC playing facility at the Jim Dailey Fitness & Aquatic Center, 300 South Monroe St., Little Rock, AR 72204. 

When:  Saturday, March 12, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Current Player Entries:

   Player Name Entry Fee USATT Rating
1.  Mohan Reddy   $5.00  1150
2.  Suresh Kannan  $5.00  1461
3.  Charlie Brooks  $5.00  1306
4.  Joe Chacko  $10.00  Unrated
5.  Louis Vance  $10.00  1558
6.  Mike Lauro  $5.00  2014
7.  Parimal Nilangekar  $5.00  1874
8.  Tim Rand  $10.00  Unrated
9.  Jeff Pratt  $5.00  1520 
  Total Entry Fees  $60.00    

 

Format:  To be determined based on number of entries.

Tournament web page:  http://lrttc.org/play/monthly-lrttc-tournaments/302-monthly-tournament-march-12-2016

DEADLINE TO ENTER:  Deadline to register is Friday at 7:00pm (evening before tournament).  No guarantees for entries received after this time. However we will try to accommodate all entry requests. 

HOW TO ENTER: send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  If you are reading this in an email from LRTTC, you may reply to this email with your entry request.  Alternatively, to enter the tournament you may contact any of the LRTTC Tournament Committee:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Entry fee must be paid prior to or on the day of tournament prior to play.  Only cash or check will be accepted.  No debit/credit cards.  

Player eligibility:  Arkansas residents only. No limit on number of entries.

Entry Fee:  Entry fee is $5 for LRTTC current Subscribers, $10 for everyone else.  Guest Passes are in addition to entry fee.

Schedule:  Registration, set-up, and warm-up starts at or before 10:00 a.m.

Prizes:  To be determined.

Official Tournament Balls:  White Nittaku 3-star Premium 40+ Poly Balls.

Clothing:  Please wear shirts where the main color is not the color of the ball being used in a match. White shirts, orange shirts, and shirts with distracting designs are discouraged.

League/Club Ratings:  USATT league and/or tournament ratings will be used for seedings and handicap determinations.

Games:  Matches will be best 2 out of 3, or 3 out of 5 games depending on format.

Rules:  All USATT rules apply.

Code of Conduct:  Jim Dailey Fitness & Aquatic Center conduct code posted at the center applies to everyone using the facility. Please be familiar with these rules before playing.  Unsportsmanlike conduct and profanity is strictly prohibited and will not be tolerated.

Certified Club Umpires:  Mike Lauro, Jeff Pratt

Tournament Director: Mark Taylor

Tournament Software:  None will be used this time.

LRTTC RatingsCentral.com Tournament History:  Events Sponsored by LRTTC.

Post-Tournament Report:  Tournament report with results and photos, if available, will be posted online after the tournament.