What it Means to Be a Captain: Understand• Be familiar with the structure, procedures and local league, sectional and national rules, as well as the general rules of tennis to keep your team informed. Find Interested Players• Recruit enough players to field a complete team for every match. GIT can help in finding players too. Logistics• Ensure that all players meet the eligibility requirements: Have a valid NTRP rating, USTA membership and be the minimum age for the league.• Obtain a team number from your league coordinator.• Distribute all materials to your team including: Team number, schedule of play, current rules and regulations and a list of team members with telephone numbers and emails.• Confirm home and away matches and contact opposing team captains to confirm date and time of match. Assist your local league coordinator in rescheduling postponed or delayed matches.• Organize all materials necessary for the team’s participation at the championship level, if your team qualifies. Get Results In• Record match results on TennisLink within 48 hours (per regulations).
Captains do get a few perks! Including: ● Reduced league fees● a free Golden Isles Tennis T-Shirt Have what it takes to captain a team? Email us at: moc.sinnetselsinedlog%40ofni