2019 Southwest Regional Handball Championships
& WPH WR48 Pre Qualifier
Hosted by the University of Texas Handball Team
DATES: April 5-7, 2019
PLACE: Gregory Gym, The University of Texas at Austin
|Men’s Open Singles||Masters Singles (40+)|
|Men's A Singles||Veteran Golden Masters Singles (55+)|
|Men’s B Singles||Veteran Super Masters Singles (65+)|
|Men's C Singles||Diamond Masters Singles (70+)|
|Men's Novice Singles*|
|Men's Open Doubles|
|Women's Open / WR48 Pre Qualifier||Women's Open Doubles|
|Women's B Singles||Men's B Doubles|
|Women's Novice Singles*||120+ Doubles (min. age 50)|
|Mixed (Coed) Doubles|
*Cannot have played handball before January 1, 2019
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.
WPH WR48 PRE-QUALIFIER:
The WPH WR48 Pre Qualifier champion will receive a $300 travel stipend to the 2019 Women's Race 4 Eight Player's Championships in Salt Lake City from May 17-19. If the Austin WR48 Pre Qualifier champion does not, or cannot attend the WR48 Salt Lake City, the travel stipend will go to the finalist. If neither champion nor finalist can attend the SLC event, the stipend will be forfeited. The travel stipend will be awarded once the player completes her first match in Salt Lake City.
A special thank you to the WPH for donating the travel stipend for this event.
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
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
ENTRY DEADLINE: Monday, April 1st.
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 Kristen Hughes with name, phone number, event(s) & starting time constraints
Please notify of cancellation by noon on Tuesday, April 2nd to be eligible for refund.
Starting times will be emailed by noon at the latest on Thursday, April 4th.
Players must wear eye guards. Please supply your own towels and locks. Players must ref after losing.
Official ball is the USHA Red 21, INCLUDING for the Women's Open/Pre Qualifier. ONLY Novice and Women's B divisions will use the USHA White 21.
CONTACT: Kristen Hughes, Tournament Director