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SFPTL RULES AND REGULATIONS INDEX
2019-2020

I - SFPTL ORGANIZATION PAGE

A. The Governing Board 1
B. Team Composition 2
C. Tiers and Divisions 2
D. Division Winners 3

II - ELIGIBILITY FOR TEAM AND MEMBERS

A. Registration 4
B. Team Roster 4
C. Waiver of Liability Release Form 5
D. Player Exclusion 5-6
E. Adding New Team (Players) Members 6

III - CAPTAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

A. Required Forms and Captains Meeting 7
B. Number of Positions Per Match and Rounds of Start Times 7
C. Confirmation of Match Dates 7-8
D. Notification of Defaults 8
E. Maps 8
F. Copies of Team Match Line-ups 8

IV - RULES OF PLAY

A. Honor System 9-10
B. General Rules 11
C. SFPTL Score Sheet 12
D. Scoring, Line Call(s) or Play Disputes Between Players 12-13
E. Inclement Weather 13-14
F. Match Rescheduling 14
G. Doubles Seven- (7) Point Tie-Break 14-15
H. Doubles Ten- (10) Point Tie-Break for the Third Set 15

V - OFFICIAL TIMES FOR WARM-UP AND MATCH PLAY

A. Times for Round of Play 16-17
B. 10-Minute Warm-Up Rule 18
C. Missing Player(s) 18
D. Minimum Number of Players Required 18-19
E. Coaching/Coaches and Penalties for Infractions 19

VI - PROCEDURE OF LODGING A COACHING COMPLAINT AND SETTLING GRIEVANCES

A. Coaching Complaint 20
B. Settling Grievances 20