Racquets & Jackets Doubles League

Lake Norman Tennis Association

Don’t get left out in the cold–grab your racquet & your jacket and get social!  No playoffs or advancement to state…just fun winter tennis.

 

Racquets & Jackets Basics

All players must have a USTA computer rating, or be self - rated.
Min Age to Play:18
Min / Max # of Players on Team:6 / 18
Courts Played Each Match3

Racquets & Jackets Doubles

Winter tennis! Check out Racquets & Jackets, a USTA social winter league. The level of play ranges from 2.5 – 4.5. Higher – rated players play Court 1, while lower – rated players cover Courts 2 & 3.

Participants receive the highly coveted Racquets & Jackets league shirt.  Once registered order your shirts here!

Note: The USTA rating change occurs during the R & J season; however, any rating changes (up or down) will have no impact on players. A player’s rating at the time of registration will be valid for the entire season.

Racquets & Jackets Key Dates

Team Registration opensSep 16, 2018
Team Registration closesOct 24, 2018
Season begins /
Court fees due
Nov 5, 2018
T-shirt orders dueNov 5, 2018
Last day to add playersDec 31, 2018
Season endsJan 26, 2019

Days of Play

DivisionsDay Time
All Men's
(A, B, C)
Saturday10:30 am
12:30 pm
Women's
(A, B, C, D)
Saturday10:30 am
12:30 pm
Women's A
4.5 / 4.0
Tuesday10:30 am
Women's B
4.0 / 3.5
Wednesday10:30 am
Women's
(5.0 / 4.5, 3.5 / 3.0)
Friday10:30 am
Women's D
3.0/2.5
Thursday10:30 am
Friendly reminder…this is a winter league.  Be prepared to play in the cold!  Familiarize yourself with the inclement and/or cold weather rules here. 

Racquets & Jackets Partner Court Combinations

DivisionPossible Combinations for Court 1 Possible Combinations for Court 2Possible Combinations for Court 3
5.0/4.5(2) 5.0's
(1) 5.0 + 4.5
(2) 4.5's
(2) 4.5's
(1) 4.5 + (1) 4.0
(2) 4.0's
(2) 4.5's
(1) 4.5 + (1) 4.0
(2) 4.0's
A
4.5 / 4.0
(2) 4.5's
(1) 4.5 + (1) 4.0
(2) 4.0's
(2) 4.0's
(1) 4.0 + (1) 3.5
(2) 3.5's
(2) 4.0's
(1) 4.0 + (1) 3.5
(2) 3.5's
B
4.0 / 3.5
(2) 4.0's
(1) 4.0 + 3.5
(2) 3.5's
(2) 3.5s
(2) 3.5 + (1) 3.0
(2) 3.0's
(2) 3.5s
(2) 3.5 + (1) 3.0
(2) 3.0's
C
3.5 / 3.0
(2) 3.5's
(1) 3.5 + (1) 3.0
(2) 3.0's
(2) 3.0's
(1) 3.0 + (1) 2.5
(2) 2.5's
(2) 3.0's
(1) 3.0 + (1) 2.5
(2) 2.5's
D
3.0 / 2.5*
(2) 3.0's
(1) 3.0 + (1) 2.5
(2) 2.5's
(2) 2.5's
(2) 2.5's

Additional information about this league.

Play in this league will have NO impact on a player’s rating.

If you’re not sure what your rating is, you can find it through Tennislink. If you don’t have a rating, you can get information about how to ‘self – rate’.

All players participating in this league are required to be USTA members. Click here to create a USTA account. League fees are $30 and include a long – sleeve shirt!

Refund Procedure – All players requesting a refund of their Local Fees & State Head Tax charges will be given a refund when requesting prior to their team’s first match. The $3 Tennislink fee is nonrefundable. Requests should be submitted to the Local League Coordinator. Refunds consist of league fees, minus the cost of the shirt.

Iris Ham

Iris Ham

USTA Adult & Growth League Coordinator

adults@lnta.org