Saturday Afternoon Combined Mixed Competition Information Bulletin

 

VALE: Jenny Buttriss -sadly passed away on Sunday 17 Nov. Her funeral will be held on Wed 27 Nov

at 10.30am in the South Chapel at Rookwood, and afterwards the wake will be held in the Auburn

Tennis Club.

 

 

RESULTS FINALS

 

Div 1:  New Grip (5/32) def Good Times (2/31)

 

Div 2:  Highly Strung (4/36) def Long Shots (4/32)

 

Div 3:  Zodiac (5/35) def Bass (1/15)

 

Congratulations to the winning teams!

 

 

·        Play to commence at 1pm sharp, 5 min hit-up only then match starts.

·        Heat Rule applies: When Heat Index of 33 is reached play must be abandoned.

·         Golden Point” will be played on second deuce. Receiver chooses side except in mixed sets – lady serves to lady, man to man. 

·        Tie-break (first to 7- no advantage) will be played at 5 games all

·        Wet matches will not be replayed. Points are shared.

·        Semis: 1st v 4th, 2nd v 3rd   07 March 2020 (venues TBA)

·        Finals:  14 March 2020 at Auburn

 

DIVISION 1

2. New Grip                            Carol Pater              Auburn 1

3. Ad In                                      Bryan Taylor               Auburn 1

4. Good Times                       Craig Francis           Auburn 7

5. CBT&BC 11                       John Mitchell           Moxon 6

 

 

09 Nov   2v3      4v5               01 Feb    3v5     4v2

16 Nov   5v2      3v4               08 Feb    4v5     (2v3bye)

23 Nov   2v4      5v3               15 Feb    5v2     3v4

30 Nov   3v2     (5v4bye)       22 Feb    2v4     5v3

07 Dec   4v3      2v5               29 Feb    2v3     5v4

 

 

 

 

DIVISION   2/3

1.     Serves U Right D3                 Liz Fredricks         Auburn 3

      2.   Southpool D3                         Phil Bickerstaff      Cintra 4

3.     Bye

4.     Long Shots D2                       Czes Pater            Auburn 2

5.     No Strings Attached D2         Jeffrey Quirke        Auburn 2

6.     Bass    D3                               Warren Knowles   Auburn 3

7.     Zodiac D3                               Dorothy Booth       Cintra 4

8.     Highly Strung D2                    Owen Munn           Sefton 1

 

09 Nov            4 v 1    2 v 7    6 v 3    8 v 5

16 Nov            1 v 6    2 v 4    5 v 7    8 v 3

23 Nov            5 v 1    3 v 2    7 v 4    6 v 8

30 Nov            1 v 7    3 v 5    4 v 6    2 v 8

07 Dec            7 v 3    6 v 2    4 v 5    8 v 1

01 Feb            5 v 2    7 v 6    1 v 3    8 v 4

08 Feb            1 v 2    3 v 4    5 v 6    7 v 8

 

Round 2

15 Feb             2 v 1    3 v 5    4 v 8    6 v 7

22 Feb             4 v 3    7 v 2    8 v 5    6 v 1

29 Feb             7 v 1    5 v 4    3 v 8    2 v 6 (on court 7 Aub)

 

Please see following note re semis and finals in div 2 and div 3

·        Team coming in 1st in div 2-point scores goes straight to final

·        Teams coming in 2nd and 3rd in div 2-point scores play semis-finals

·        In Div 3 1st plays 4th, 2nd plays 3rd in semi-finals

 

 

Bye-law change (1/7/18): “In extreme circumstances only and with permission from

Committee and player’s team captain, a player may play against his/her own team”

Court Etiquette

Do not hit back obvious faults, let them go to ground.

Make prompt line calls on your side of the court.

Strictly no swearing, racquet throwing (serious safety issue), sledging, intimidation or

Discarding of a ball to court surface during play.

It is strictly against the rules to infer or call your opponent a “cheat”.

Foot Faults

Please be mindful of foot faults when serving. It is your responsibility to make sure that your

 foot does not touch or go over the line before the ball is struck.

Results

Please fill in score cards correctly and legibly. Full names of all players (at least once then

first names are ok thereafter. Also details of new players and pool players must be provided

on back of result card.

Additional players registered in your team need to be accepted in your grade by the

committee, so past performance information is essential.

Start and Finish

Teams are required to enter the court at 1pm, have a 5 min hit-up and then commence the

match. If a lady and gent are present from a team, they must commence the first set even if

 they are not the intended pairing. If a team does not have a pair on the court by 1.05pm

 then the late team / player shall forfeit the hit-up time in the first set. If a team does not

 have a pair on the court by 1.15pm then the late team shall forfeit the first set. Unless both

captains agree to cease play due to failing light, then play must continue for 10 minutes after

 sunset time (or 6pm as appropriate). Any game in progress at that time is to be completed.

 

Committee Representatives

Carol Pater (Berala Carramar) 0409 609 845 Convener:  tennis_berala@hotmail.com

Dorothy Booth 0403 535 549

Noel Baker (Canterbury BTA) 0408 465 551     noel.bak@bigpond.net.au

 

 

Court Locations & Wet Weather Enquiries (from 12 noon):

Auburn 181 Chisholm Rd   9649 7151

Cintra Park Gipps St Concord 9744 2767

Moxon Rd Punchbowl behind Bowling Club      0404 533 084

Sefton 110 Woods Rd Sefton   0424 303 803