Join Us for a Fun Evening of Pickleball to Support Habitat for Humanity in Monmouth County’s Veterans Build Home Repairs Program.

Saturday, April 27, 2024
6 – 10 PM
New Shrewsbury Racquet Club

Pickleball is one of the fastest-growing sports in America.
Please consider a SPONSORSHIP to promote your organization and support our Veterans Build program!

NEW for 2024, we are offering our partners the option to sponsor all of our biggest annual events for one annual gift. We also offer a variety of ways for your business to get involved.Please contact Caroline Howell (732) 795.2698.

About the Hitting Close to Home for Veterans Tournament

Thank you to the New Shrewsbury Racquet Club for generously providing the facilities for our tournament for a 3rd year!

Play pickleball for a great cause!

Advanced Level: 4.0 +
Intermediate Level Plus: 3.5 – 3.9
Level: 3.0 – 3.4

There are limited places available at each level. We reserve the right to place you at a different level based on need.

In order to keep the fun in this tournament, please be accurate in your rating. Learn more about Pickleball Ratings.

  • Registration is $75 per individual participant.
  • Each participant to register as an individual player.
  • Limited number of spots for men and women at each level of play; when spots are filled, registrants will be added to a waitlist and will be notified prior to the event if spots open up.
  • Expect to play 6 – 7 games with a bye round.
  • Mixed doubles/random pairs for each game using Matchup software.
  • Time limit of 11 minutes long for each game, no extra time.
  • Regular scoring, first to 11, win by 2. Score tallied as individuals.
  • Medals will be awarded to top scorers at each level.
  • Court assignments and pairings will be provided at the event.
    Byes are also randomly assigned.
  • The MatchUp software will calculate the point differential for each player based on the number of games won/lost and the score of each game.  The point differential and match ratio (points divided by games played) will be used to determine the semi-final and final rounds for each level.
  • Franklin x-40 pickleballs will be provided.
  • Please bring your own paddle(s) and drink.
  • Water and light snacks provided.
  • Open to players 21 years of age and older.

If you would like to help with our event or need any more information, please reach out to Caroline Howell, Marketing & Events Coordinator, at or (732) 795.2698.

To see the photos from the 2023 tournament click HERE.

Thank you to our 2023 Sponsors!

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Take a look at the photos from previous year’s Hitting for Home Tournaments….