Southern Tier WTT
2017 Southern Tier WTT August Tournament

What is World TeamTennis?
WTT is co-ed teams competing in a format that consists of 6 no-ad sets. One set each of men's and women's doubles followed by men's and women's singles, ending with 2 sets of mixed doubles. Total games won from all sets determines the winner. Substitutions and coaching are allowed during the match. Click here to view WTT Rules
 
What is a WTT team?
A team must have two men and two women, as a minimum. (10 players maximum).
 
Who can play?
Adults (18 & over) may sign up as a team or as an individual. The player must turn 18 by December 31, 2016.
 
When do leagues start?
The league will be run as a tournament March 10-12, 2017. Play begins Friday, March 10th and continues through Sunday, March 12th.
Play will be between 10 am and 6 pm on Saturday and Sunday. Captains or a designated player representative should check in 30 minutes prior to your scheduled match start time.
 
Sign-Up Deadline: March 6, 2017
Team captains should contact Tracy Keel at 607-254-8922 or reistenniscenter@cornell.edu to have their team set up in the system before registering as captain.

Individual players may be added until March 9, 2017.
 
What Divisions (levels of play) are offered?
The team divisions are: 3.5, 4.0, 4.5.
 
Determining Team Rating
The average NTRP rating of the top two men and top two women players on your team determines the team rating.
 
       Example:
  Joe- 4.5 Mary- 3.5
  Tom- 4.5 Jill-3.5
  Bill- 4.0 Gail- 3.5
  Joe- 4.5 Mary- 3.5
  Jim- 3.5 Joan- 3.0
 
The best two men and two women are: 4.5 + 4.5 + 3.5 + 3.5 = 16. 16 divided by 4 equals 4.0.
 
This team could register for the 4.0 division or a higher division. A team consists of a minimum of two men and two women. Although the limit to the number of team members is ten, the suggested number of players is three men and three women. Click here to determine your NTRP level.
 
Where do we play?
Reis Tennis Center at Cornell University

230 Pine Tree Rd.
Ithaca, NY 14850
 
Why register via the Internet?
You are not an official league participant until you have registered online. When you register via the Internet site you will be e-mailed league information during the season and your WTT Member Benefits (WTT Point of Contact Newsletter, discounts on hotel, rental cars, 2 for 1 tickets, plus more).
 
What is the cost?
League fees are $300.00 per team. Team captains register the team and pay the registration fee. Players can then add themselves to the team.
 
League winners qualify for a National Qualifier?
Winning teams advance to the WTT National Qualifiers. Your team is eligible to participate in a NQ for up to one year from the end date of your league. For every four (4) teams in any official World TeamTennis (WTT) local league division, one (1) team will be eligible to participate in a NQ. Click here for more details.
 
Local League Information & Rules:
Teams are guaranteed a minimum of 3 matches. The winning team will advance to a National Qualifier of their choice in 2017.
 
For more information contact:
Tracy Keel- 607-254-8922 or email reistenniscenter@cornell.edu
 
Click on the Registration link at the top of the page to register!