1st Annual MRA Tournament Series for 2018-19
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The MRA has been working towards creating a more competitive and inviting tournament environment for the MN racquetball community. Some details are still being worked out, but as you can see by this season's tournament schedule to the right that the MRA has added four additional one-and-a-half day tournaments. Additionally, participants will accumulate participation points for playing in each event as well as points based on where the player finishes in their division. At the end of the year, series awards will be presented to the top finishers in each designated division. Also please notice the date changes for State Singles and the Hall Of Fame events.
2018 ARCSERVE Series #1
1st Annual Kickoff Tournament
Life Time Fitness - Fridley
September 21st - 22nd
If you sign up for a skilled division, plan to play on Friday night. We have to get 1st rounds done Friday.
(Some time conflicts may be honored on Friday ONLY!)
Entry Fee & Deadlines
Regular Divisions - First Event: $45 / Second Event: $20 / Third Event: $10
*NEW* Payout Divisions - First Event: $55 / Second Event: $20 / Mens Open Singles: $59 / Mens Open Doubles: $25
Juniors playing in Adult Division & College Students: $30 / Second Event: $20 / Third Event: $10
Juniors Divisions (2 maximum): First Event: $15 / Second Event: $10
USRA Membership Required: Yearly $50 / Single Event $20
* 1st TIME MEMBERS - THE SINGLE EVENT USAR FEE WILL BE WAIVED *
Junior Membership (Under 21): $25 (Full Year)
All First Time Junior Players - First Year Membership is paid for by the MRA
(First time juniors, email registration to tournament director)
*NEW* Payout Divisions
The MRA is proud to announce that with the assistance of Arcserve and several other supporting sponsors, GUARANTEED PAYOUTS will be offered for select divisions. These divisions are:
Mens Open Singles: 1st Place is $450 / 2nd Place is $200 / Consolation is $50
Womens Open Singles: 1st Place is $175/ 2nd Place is $100 / Consolation is $50
Mens Elite Singles: 1st Place is $150/ 2nd Place is $100/ Consolation is $50
Mens 45+ Singles: 1st Place is $150/ 2nd Place is $100/ Consolation is $50
Mens Open Doubles: 1st Place is $250/ 2nd Place is $150/ Consolation is $50
Note: If division is a round robin, payouts will be for 1st and 2nd only
*NEW* Arcserve Season Points Series
This Minnesota racquetball tournament season promises to be something new and exciting for everyone. With the help of many sponsors large and small, the MRA has expanded to SEVEN tournaments where specific divisions will offer points for participating as well as how a player places. At the last tournament of the season awards will be presented to those accruing the highest number of points in those divisions.
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Junior Racquetball News
Minnesota sent some very awesome kids to Junior Nationals in Iowa this summer and the community couldn't be prouder. Our state junior representatives included: Ava Kaiser, Cole Hartman, Elizabeth Denler, Elizabeth Haske, Jayden Kuhns, Joey Rohlwing, Joshua Tramm, Lillian Ford-Crimi, Nathan Soltis, Owen Forsythe, Raina Hartman, and Sage Hartman.