2017 40 & Over Mixed Doubles tennis is played on Sundays (7.0 and 9.0 play at 9am, 6.0 and 8.0 play at Noon). Teams are comprised of men and women with a minimum of 6 and a maximum of 17 players per team*. Players must be 40 years or older by December 31, 2017 to be eligible to play in this league. Teams compete within the following divisions of combined NTRP ratings: 6.0, 7.0, 8.0, and 9.0. Each weekly match is 3 lines of mixed doubles where the combined rating of the male and female partners must not be greater than the division maximum AND the difference between the partner ratings must not be greater than 1.0. For each division, the team with the best match win/loss record will be eligible to compete in the Texas Sectionals tournament. Leagues must have at least a 2 team league locally to advance to sectionals.
Registration opens: December 1, 2016 (*Year end ratings are published in December 2016, so be sure to check your players ratings!)
Team number deadline/minimum roster: December 9, 2016
League Play starts: Sunday, January 8, 2017
Sectionals: June 2017 TBD
Nationals: November 2017 TBD
*Max. number on roster includes adding 2 players to your roster anytime after the start of the season.