Leagues

USTA Leagues require a current USTA membership and a $30 League Fee.  If you would like to play and need to find a team please send an email to Donna Ringer at  donna.ringer@gmail.com.  To receive a team registration number register your team online or send an email to donna.ringer@gmail.com

The Captains’ Meeting for all the Fall Doubles Leagues will be October 8 at Shadow Mountain Resort at 6 pm.  Please come to the lobby and be directed to the meeting room.

2019 SCTA FALL DOUBLES LEAGUE For players 18yrs+.  Format:  3 doubles matches. This league plays October-mid December.  10-12 players per team are suggested. 3.0/4.0 plays on Saturday.  3.5/4.5 plays on Sunday.  Sectionals are scheduled for January 10-12 , 2020 at the Barnes TC and January 24-26  in the Coachella Valley (levels playing on which weekend are yet TBD).

2019 CV Fall Combo Doubles for players 18 yrs+.  Format:  3 doubles matches.  This league plays October-December.  10-12 Players are suggested.  3.0 & 3.5 players may play the 6.5 league, 3.5 & 4.0 players may play the 7.5 league and the 4.0 & 4.5 players may play the 9.5 league.  There is no post season play.  This is a weekday league.

2019 CV Fall TRI-LEVEL MIXED DOUBLES PILOT PROGRAM:  there are two flights.  4.5/4.0/3.5 and 4.0/3.5/3.0.  This is not a combo league so players must play their rating.  There is postseason play as several areas in Southern California already have this league in place.

2020 January Leagues & Captains’ Meetings

The Captains’ Meeting for Adult 40 & Over will be at 6 pm on December 2 at Shadow Mountain Resort.  Use the San Luis Rey entrance, come to the lobby and be directed to the meeting room.

The Captains’ Meeting for Adult 55 & Over and 65 & Over will be at 3 pm on December 2  at Shadow Mountain Resort.  Use the San Luis Rey entrance, come to the lobby and be directed to the meeting room.

The Captains’ Meeting for all Mixed Doubles Leagues will be at 6 pm on December 3 at Shadow Mountain Resort.  Use the San Luis Rey entrance, come to the lobby and be directed to the meeting room.

USTA  ADULT  18 & Over   Format: 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5 play 2 singles + 3 doubles matches (or 1 singles + 2 doubles depending on Local League captains’ choice made at Captains’ Meeting).   NOTE: all 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5 leagues will play 5 lines in postseason play.  2.5, 5.0 and Open flights play 1 singles & 2 doubles matches. This is a weekend league starting in January.  Sectionals are traditionally played in August.  Nationals are played in Oct/Nov.  Note:  currently there are no 18 & Over USTA Leagues playing in the Coachella Valley.

USTA  ADULT  40 & Over   Format: 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5+ play 1 singles & 3 doubles matches (or 1 singles & 2 doubles depending on Local League captains’ choice made at Captains’ Meeting).  (4.5+ allows 1 to 3 players w/5.0 rating on roster depending on a 3 line or a 5 line local league.)  NOTE: all 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5+ leagues will play 4 lines in postseason play.  2.5, 5.0 and Open flights play 1 singles & 2 doubles matches. This is a weekend league starting in January.    Sectionals are played in May.  Nationals are played in Oct/Nov.

 USTA  ADULT  55 & Over DOUBLES   Format:  3 COMBO (combined rating) doubles matches (6.0, 7.0, 8.0, 9.0).  This is a weekday league starting in January. Sectionals are scheduled in September. Nationals are played in Oct/Nov. 10-12 players are suggested.  7.0 and 9.0 combo plays on Monday.  6.0 and 8.0 combo plays on Wednesday.

USTA MIXED DOUBLES 18 & Over/40 & Over Format:  3 COMBO (combined rating) doubles matches (6.0, 7.0, 8.0, 9.0).  These leagues play January-March.  Date for 40 & Over Sectionals is in September.  Nationals are played in Nov.  12 players per team are suggested.  Day of play is determined at the Captains’ Meeting.

SCTA MIXED DOUBLES 55 & Over Format: 3 COMBO (combined rating) doubles matches (6.0, 7.0, 8.0, 9.0).  These leagues are played January-April.  12 players per team are suggested.  Day of play TBD @ Capt Mtg. New for 2020 is that there will be a postseason play and a Mixed Doubles 55 & Over Invitational held in the Pacific Northwest in the spring.

CV TRI-LEVEL MIXED DOUBLES PILOT PROGRAM:  there are two flights.  4.5/4.0/3.5 and 4.0/3.5/3.0.  This is not a combo league so players must play their rating.  There is postseason play as several areas in Southern California already have this league in place.

SCTA  ADULT 65 & OVER DOUBLES Format:  3 COMBO (combined rating) doubles matches (6.0, 7.0, 8.0, 9.0).  10-12 players are suggested per team. Plays weekdays Jan-Mar. 7.0/9.0 plays on Wednesday.  6.0/8.0 plays on Monday.  7.0 men play on Thursday.  Sectionals will held in the fall and the 65 & Over Invitational will alternate between Lake Nona, FL and Surprise, AZ in late January/early February.

CV Adult 70 & OVER Women’s DOUBLES plays on Thursday at Shadow Mountain Resort at 1 pm.  This is a 4 or 5 line league meaning that lines 1 & 2 are made up of 4.0 players and lines 3 & 4 & 5 are made up of 3.5/3.0 players.  There is no post season play but there is a social hour after play at Shadow Mountain’s Top of Court Cafe.  If you are interested please contact me at donna.ringer@gmail.com

In 2020 we are offering this 70s league to men and play will be on Tuesday at Shadow Mountain.  More information to follow.

Is anyone interested in 80 & Over Doubles?

2020 Spring League SCTA TRI-LEVEL  is for players 18yrs+.  Format:  3.5/4.0/4.5 flight plays 3 doubles matches. 3.0/3.5/4.0 flight plays 3 doubles matches.  One match is played at the 4.5 (4.0) level, one match played at 4.0 (3.5) level, one match played at 3.5 (3.0) level. Plays April-June. Date for Sectionals are yet TBD. A 4.5/4.0/3.5 Tri-Level Invitational is played during BNP Paribas Open in March of the following year. 12 players (4 from each level) are suggested.  Tri-Level plays on the weekend.

Please contact Donna Ringer at donna.ringer@gmail.com for more information on the leagues and for information on how to register a team or sign up to play.