2018 40 & Over Mixed Doubles tennis is played on Sundays (7.0 and 9.0 play at Noon, 6.0 and 8.0 play at 9 AM). Teams are comprised of men and women with a minimum of 6 and a maximum of 20 players per team. Players must be 40 years or older by December 31, 2018 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, 2017 (Year end ratings are published December 1, 2017, so be sure to check your players ratings!)
Team number deadline/minimum roster: December 11, 2017
League Play starts: Sunday, January 7, 2018
Playoffs: IF NEEDED, there will be playoff on April 22, 2018
Sectionals: June 1-3, 2018 San Antonio
Nationals: November 16-18, 2018 Orlando