3rd Annual A+ Cup

Doubles Teams and Singles Team Competition  

Doubles Teams 

The A+ Cup Doubles Tournament is a 32-team tournament; a total of 64 players.

• Each team will designate a Team Captain, who is the point of contact for registration as well as all tournament correspondence and communications.

•Handicaps will be created by the handicap committee based on the skill level of the registered players.

• First round losers only will participate in a consolation round.

• After the first game of each match, there will be a one-point slide +/- for each game thereafter.

• The Racquet fee is $250.00 per team.  It is encouraged that in addition to the Racquet fee, each team will raise a minimum of $2,500.00 for the benefit of A+ Squash.

•  Additionally, each team may buy up to three (3) mulligans per match, priced as follows: $20.00 for the first mulligan, $40.00 for the second mulligan, and $60.00 for the third mulligan.  A pack of three (3) mulligans can be bought at a discount of $100.00. A mulligan may not be used to win a game.

Singles Teams 

The A+ Cup Singles Tournament is an individual Calcutta tournament, limited to 50 adult players.  Winners will be awarded Champion, Finalist, 3rd or 4th place, based on a handicapped single elimination draw. 

Each player will be assigned a skill level prior to Auction night as follows:

• Player with 3.0 rating = +5

• Player with 3.5 rating = +3

• Player with 4.0 rating = 0

• Player with 4.5 rating = -3

• Player with 5.0 rating = -5

• Player with 5.5 rating = -7

• Player with 6.0 rating = -10

•Players will be auctioned on auction night to the highest bidder.  Each player will have the right to purchase 50% of themselves prior to beginning play.  This entitles each player to 50% of the winnings.

• Matches will be played best of 3 to 15.  Games will begin by taking the difference in the handicaps.

• Racquet fee is $125 per adult or junior player.  It is encouraged that in addition to the Racquet fee, each team will raise a minimum of $2,500.00 for the benefit of A+ Squash.

•  Additionally, each adult may buy up to three (3) mulligans per match, priced as follows: $20.00 for the 1st mulligan, $40.00 for the 2nd mulligan and $60.00 for the 3rd mulligan.  A pack of three (3) mulligans can be bought at a discount of $100.00.  A mulligan may not be used to win a game.

NOTE: The purpose of the Tournaments is to raise funds for the support of A+ Squash and SESRA, the rules are subject to minor tweaking as determined by the Tournament Committee.