2018 Southwest Regional Handball Championships
& USHA Women's Classic
Hosted by the University of Texas Handball Team
DATES: March 23-25, 2017
PLACE: Gregory Gym, The University of Texas at Austin
|Men’s Open Singles||Women's Classic°|
|Men's A Singles||Women's Novice*|
|Men's B Singles|
|Men’s C Singles||Men's Open Doubles|
|Men's Novice*||Men's B Doubles|
| ||Women's Doubles|
|Masters Singles (40+)||120+ Doubles (min. age 50)|
|Veteran Golden Masters Singles (55+)||Mixed (Coed) Doubles|
|Veteran Super Masters Singles (65+)|
|Diamond Masters Singles (70+)|| |
°all non-novice female players should enter the Women's Classic division
*Cannot have played handball before January 1, 2018
All players are guaranteed two matches.
The tournament directors reserve the right to combine events as needed.
Players may enter a maximum of two events.
Participants will have at least three matches in drop-down format. Women’s Classic matches will likely start at noon on Friday. Prize money will be given to those who finish in the top 8 places. *Travel money is available for those traveling more than 250 miles.*
ENTRY FEE (Women's Classic):
$60 standard; $25 for students
Women's Classic entrants may also enter a division in the Southwest Regionals for an additional $10 ($5 for students)
ENTRY FEE (Southwest Regionals):
Standard: $55 for 1st event and $10 for 2nd event
Students: $30 for 1st and $5 for 2nd event
Novice: $10 for 1st event, 2nd event free
Out-of-state students: free entry
Recent grads: players who graduated from college within the last two years can receive a $15 entry discount
UT Handball Alumni: if you played for UT Handball at any point in the past, fill out this form to be eligible for a $15 entry discount $5 entry discount available for USHA members (incl. students & grads; excl. novices and out-of-state students)
Junior and collegiate programs can apply for Wafe Risner travel grants from the USHA, at the rate of $20 per player.
You can find more information here
Additional donations are always welcome to defray tournament costs and support the UT Handball team.
Entry fee includes: Souvenir T-shirt; Friday dinner; Saturday breakfast, lunch, dinner; Sunday breakfast
Monday, March 12th for Women's Classic
Monday, March 19th for Southwest Regionals
SIGN UP: Two options, depending on when you’d like to pay:
1. Pay at registration (via credit card) by signing up here on R2Sports. Pay careful attention to coupon instructions when checking out.
2. Pay upon arrival at tournament: register beforehand by emailing/calling Nate Frank with name, phone number, event(s) & starting time constraints
Please notify of cancellation by noon on Tuesday, March 20th to be eligible for refund.
Starting times will be emailed by noon at the latest on Thursday, March 22nd.
Players must wear eye guards. Official ball is the USHA Red 21. Novice divisions will use the USHA White 21.
Please supply your own towels and locks. Players must ref after losing.
CONTACT: Nate Frank, Tournament Director