2019 FTA Girls High School Tournament
August 16-18, 2019
The tentative schedule is indicated below. Please note that the FTA recognizes that students may not be allowed early dismissal from school. Matches will be scheduled, whenever possible, to meet the travel demands of each team.
Friday 3:00-7:30 PM Check-in for all schools (Refreshments provided)
5:30 PM First group of matches begin
8:00 PM Second group of matches begin
*** Group 2- Play may begin prior to 8:00 PM if teams and courts are available. ***
Saturday 7:45 AM Check in at designated location
8:00 AM 1st group of morning matches begin at designated location
10:30 AM 2nd group of morning matches begin at designated location
1:00 PM 1st group of afternoon matches begin at designated location
3:30 PM 2nd group of afternoon matches begin at designated location
6:30 PM Meal/Social provided for all participants, coaches, and parents at one of the local high school cafeterias.
Sunday 8:15 AM Check in at designated location
8:30 AM 1st group of morning matches begin at designated location
10:30 AM 2nd group of morning matches begin at designated location including Championship Match
Champions and Finalist Trophy presentation
Teams Signed Up
AC Flora High School
Berkeley High School
Cardinal Newman High School
Clover High School
Myrtle Beach High School
Porter Gaud School
Providence Day School
River Bluff High School
South Florence High School
Trinity Byrnes Collegiate
West Florence High School
Wilson High School
Sent to coaches
Each team will play 4 matches:
one match on Friday evening
one match Saturday morning
one match Saturday afternoon
one match on Sunday morning
Matches will consist of #1 through #5 Singles and #2 Doubles played simultaneously.#1 Doubles will only be played in the event of a 3-3 tie.
Match format for singles and #2doubles will be 2 set using no add scoring. A ten point match tiebreak will be used in lieu of a third set.
Match format for #1 doubles is an 8 game pro set with a seven point tiebreak at 7-7 per SC High School League rules.
SC High School League Rules will take precedence and if not specified will defer to USTA rules.
Cost per team is $150
All participants will receive a tournament shirt and supper will be provided on Saturday evening for all players, coaches, family members, and out of town guests.
Coaches will receive a tournament polo shirt.
If you have questions or would like to participate contact Richard Walker at 800-800-2557 or Ed Sprenger at 843-992-2807.
Coaches, players, family, and out of town guests are invited to the dinner on Saturday evening as guests of the FTA. Time may be adjusted due to tournament play.