should be played if at all possible. It should take
'unbelievable horrendous" weather to postpone a
match. If a postponement is likely, captains should
be initiating a dialogue Monday mornings keeping in
mind the following:
Return your telephone calls to fellow
- Don't let your team members assume
- It is your responsibility to have your
- Make sure your courts are ready.
All Matches are to be played Monday Nights
Matches are to consist of six teams to a side. Each individual
match is to be played as the best two sets of three.
At 6-6 the 12
point tiebreaker rule should be used.
Home Team responsibilities during the regular season are
three sleeves of new
balls and two cases of beer / soft drinks. (for playoffs,
each team brings two sleeves and one
case of beer / soft drinks). Cookouts are encouraged!
Since C.A.P.T. and Eastern Yacht Club are two court sites,
matches should be scheduled - #3 and #6 at 6pm, #2 and
#5 at 7pm, #1 and #4 at 8pm. All other locations
the format remains #1, #3 and #5 at 6:00 pm ; #2, #4 and
#6 at 7pm. THere is no established foreit time for
an individual match. However, DON'T BE LATE
for each Monday match is 2 points for the league team
that wins, 0 for a loss. If a match ends in a 3-3 tie,
each team is scored 1 point. At teh end of the
regular season in the event of two teams finishing with
the same record, the following tie breaker system wil
be used in this order:
b) Head-to-Head match records, i.e. 4-2, 3-3, 5-1, 6-0.
c) Most wins in league.
d) Total league match records.
No forfeits will be permitted.
The playoff format will be straight draw, a copy of the
sheet will be sent to all captains.
All teams make the playoffs, top 4 tecieve byes. Bottom
8 will be entered into draw sheet (See playoff format).
longer will the 3 match minimum be required to participate
in the playoffs.
All "B" league clubs should estalish their own
seperate rosters from their A Teams. Obviously, "A"
teams sometime need to dip down for a "B" player
once in a while, but it is felt that if a "B"
player played in more than 2 "A" matches in
a given season, he will be included on the "A"
team roster the following year. "A" and "B"
captains should maintain good communication throughout
Non-members of a club will be allowed only after being
approved by the commissioner. for a list of clubs with
non-members, please call Dan McCormick.
All disputes should be refered to the commissioner. If
he cannot resolve the matter with the parties involved,
a captains meeting will be called.