November 11-12, 2016  //  Champaign, IL

AT A GLANCE

Location: Titan Warehouse / 101 E. Mercury Drive / Champaign, IL 61820
Dates: November 11 & 12, 2016
Division: Great North
Who can play: Open to all current ACO Members
Full Schedule below. Click here.

GUARANTEED $2,500.00 purse brought to you by Cornrox by Vibes Audio

HOTEL INFO – ACO Corporate Hotels

Eastland Suites Hotel & Conference 
1907 N. Cunningham Ave, Urbana, IL 61802
Call (217) 367-8331 and mention that you want one of the “ACO block of rooms” in order to receive our special group rates. Limited Space so book soon.

RATES FOR OUR GROUP:  Courtyard King Suite = $99.00  //  2 Double Bed Room = $89.00  //  Double Queen Suite = $139.00  //  Loft Suite = $169.00

Check back after the event to see this season’s photos!

Extraordinary things happen in Champaign County, the multi-cultural home of the University of Illinois. Historic buildings merge with new state-of-the-art conference facilities giving a modern twist to any event. Couple this with our central location between Chicago, Indianapolis and St. Louis and our world-class entertainment and you’ve got a hot spot for fun!

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THIS MAJOR’S HOLE OF FAME

SEASON XII RESULTS – November, 2016

WORLD SINGLES CHAMPION:

1st: (to be announced)

2nd: (to be announced)

3rd: (to be announced)

RESULTS

(results chart coming soon)

WORLD DOUBLES CHAMPION:

1st: (to be announced)

2nd: (to be announced)

3rd: (to be announced)

RESULTS

(results chart coming soon)

WORLD SENIORS CHAMPIONS

1st: (to be announced)

2nd: (to be announced)

3rd: (to be announced)

RESULTS

(results chart coming soon)

WOMENS CHAMPIONS 

1st: (to be announced)

2nd: (to be announced)

3rd: (to be announced)

RESULTS

(results chart coming soon)

JUNIORS CHAMPIONS

1st: (to be announced)

2nd: (to be announced)

3rd: (to be announced)

RESULTS

(results chart coming soon)

FULL SCHEDULE & FORMAT

Friday, November 11

SLYDER CUP

  • Gates Open: 11:00AM
  • Slyder Cup start: 1:00PM
  • Double Elimination Tournament – 100% Payout up to $600 Purse maximum, paying the 2 Top Teams
  • $500 – First Place Team
  • $100 – Second Place Team
  • 5 Custom Prize Jerseys – First Place Team, if a min. 15 Teams participate

SENIORS – WOMENS – JUNIORS

  • Tournaments start: 6:00PM
  • Three (3) Divisions will play Friday evening: Seniors Singles, Womens Singles, and Juniors Singles. These 3 Divisions will be played at the same time, so player can only choose 1
  • Double Elimination
  • Jersey for each winner in a division with 5 or more players

BLIND DRAWS AND OPEN PLAY

  • Number of tourneys and specific start times will depend on participation/run times and court availability
  • First Luck of draws expected to start at 5:00PM
  • Open to all players – ACO Membership is not required
  • $5.00 and $10.00 buy ins

Important Notes

  • NO WALK-UPS ANY DIVISIONS
  • REGISTRATION FOR ALL DIVISIONS ENDS 11:59 PM on October 30, 2016
  • Side pot cash buy-ins will be available day of event and will be 100% cash payout day of event
  • Must be ACO Member to participate in Seniors, Womens, Juniors, and/or World Singles/Doubles. Membership is not required to compete in the Slyder Cup. Acquire a Membership from your local ACO Certified Official or purchase day of the Event.
  • NO REFUNDS – TICKETS CAN BE SOLD OR TRANSFERRED TO ANOTHER PLAYER
  • PRIZES:

    World Singles Division – GUARANTEED $1,500.00 purse brought to you by Cornrox by Vibes Audio

    First Place = $250.00
    Second Place = $200.00
    Third Place = $175.00
    Fourth Place = $125.00
    Fifth Place = $100.00
    Sixth Place = $100.00
    Seventh Place = $75.00
    Eighth Place = $75.00
    Ninth Place = $50.00
    Tenth Place = $50.00
    Eleventh Place = $50.00
    Twelfth Place = $50.00
    Thirteenth Place = $50.00
    Fourteenth Place = $50.00
    Fifteenth Place = $50.00
    Sixteenth Place = $50.00

    World Doubles Division – GUARANTEED $1,000.00 purse

    First Place = $500.00
    Second Place = $250.00
    Third Place = $150.00
    Fourth Place = $100.00

Saturday, November 12

WORLD SINGLES

  • Gates Open at 8:30AM
  • World Singles Division begins at 10:00AM
  • Format:
    – Total number of players competing will be divided evenly into Mini-Bracket Pools
    – Mini-Bracket Pools will be seeded randomly
    – Each Mini-Bracket Pool will play a double elimination bracket – (1) game in the Winner’s, (1) game in the Loser’s
    – The top finishing players from each Mini-Bracket Pool will advance and be placed in the Final Bracket.
    – Each player advancing from Pool will receive 25 ACO World Singles Ranking Points
    – Each player who did not advance from Mini-Bracket Pool will receive ACO Singles World Ranking points according to their finish in the Pool.
    – Final Bracket will be Holebrid Format – (1) game in the Winner’s, (1) game in the Loser’s. Only way to win the tournament is by advancing through the winners bracket. Best placement from Losers bracket is third place.
    – Players in the Final Bracket will be competing for additional ACO Singles World Ranking Points
  • Prizes:
    – All players will receive ACO World Ranking points based on finish
  • Trophies
    – Side-pot buy-in will be available with 100% payout

WORLD DOUBLES

  • Start:4:00PM or immediately following Singles, if later
  • Format:
    – Total number of teams competing will be divided evenly into Mini-Bracket Pools
    – Mini-Bracket Pools will be seeded randomly
    – Each Mini-Bracket Pool will play a double elimination bracket – (1) game in the Winner’s, (1) game in the Loser’s
    – The top finishing players from each Mini-Bracket Pool will advance and be placed in the Final Bracket.
    – Each player advancing from Pool will receive 25 ACO World Singles Ranking Points
    – Each player who did not advance from Mini-Bracket Pool will receive ACO Singles World Ranking points according to their finish in the Pool.
    – Final Bracket will be Holebrid Format – (1) game in the Winner’s, (1) game in the Loser’s. Only way to win the tournament is by advancing through the winners bracket. Best placement from Losers bracket is third place.
    – Players in the Final Bracket will be competing for additional ACO Singles World Ranking Points
  • Prizes:
    – All players will receive ACO World Ranking points based on finish
  • Trophies
    – Side-pot buy-in will be available with 100% payout

SATURDAY AFTERNOON & EVENING

  • Game Challenges
  • Luck of the Draws
    – Players will be able to walk-up and buy-in for the individual tourneys
    – Number of tourneys and specific start times will depend on participation/run times and court availability
    – Open to all players – ACO Membership is not required

Saturday Afternoon & Evening

  • Game Challenges
  • Luck of the Draws
    – Players will be able to walk-up and buy-in for the individual tourneys
    – Number of tourneys and specific start times will depend on participation/run times and court availability
    – Open to all players – ACO Membership is not required