Club Tennis at The University of Tampa

Information Regarding Our Tournament

On November 7th - 8th, UT will be hosting our tournament, The Spartan Challenge. Matches will start at 8AM on both Saturday and Sunday, and please plan accordingly for it will be an all day event. You can reach me at clifton.hilliard@spartans.ut.edu to notify me of your team coming, and how many teams you will be bringing, as well as how many t-shirts you need and sizes. Any other inquiries feel free to message me as well. Please ensure that you also include your captain's name and phone number in the message as well.

The cost of this tournament is going to be $40.00, and that includes balls, and t-shirts.

UT Spartan Challenge

Saturday, Nov. 7th, 8am

3901 Tampa Bay Blvd

Tampa, FL


The Spartan Challenge will be played in a World Team Tennis format. Each match will consist of:

  • Men's Singles
  • Men's Doubles
  • Women's Singles
  • Women's Doubles
  • Mixed Doubles

Each match will follow the format of one set with no AD scoring, and tie-break at five games all with a sudden death point at 4-4 in the tiebreak. Players change side after every 4 games. The winner of the collective match, is the team with the most games won at the end of all 5 matches. Each player is allowed to play two sets, and mid-match substitutions are permitted.

Pool play is going to be held on Saturday, and bracket play will take place on Sunday.