Welcome to the webpage of the

Hot Air Tennis League

Created by Tim Weybright

 

Roster

Name Phone(s) (260 is default area code) Email Other Other
Tim Weybright 723-5655      
David 'ChiGuy' Flapan 773-354-DAVE      
Cecil    Johnson 489-2485 X321                 402-0862 CeeseJohnson@Aol.COM    
Craig   Welch  483-7257         461-1228      
Donald  Essex        447-4657  449-7258 
                                                       
                 
                               
Ken      Kolakowski (804) 543-4471              koledragon@hotmail.com
Luis      Loera         449-4538  466-8528 Cell     LLoera1394@Aol.com
Luke     Welch        483-7257  494-4770        lukewelch5@gmail.com
 427-2576 438-1837 essex7525@comcast.net    
John Guthrie  (850)212-8039    eirthug@comcast.net    
Jon Ellison       jonellison1966@yahoo.com    
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         

 

Results / Schedule

March 29 April 5 April 12 April 19 April 26 May 3 May 10 May 17 May 24 May 31 June 7 June 14 June 21 June 28 July 5 July 12
 John-TimW    6-3, 2-6, 6-2   
              
Cecil-John            
             
Mike-William Rich-John                        
Craig-Cecil
6-2, 6-1
Rich-Sergio John-David Cecil-Sergio                        
Sergio-David
7-6(4),  6-2
TimW-Craig   Craig-Rich  William-Luis                        
Peter-Rich
6-0, 6-4
David*-Peter
1-6, 3-6
Sergio-TimW  Ken-Mike                        
  Luis-TimY*  William-Donald   4-6, 0-6  Peter-Cecil TimY-Steve                        
Mike*-Luke  Ken-Steve
6-1, 6-4 
Donald-TimY*  Luke-Donald                        
Steve-William  3-6, 6-2, 6-3  Luke-Luis
2-6, 0-6
 
Steve Luke  
David-Craig                        
Donald-Ken     6-2,6-3       TimY-Mike
Luis-Ken   TimW-Peter                        
Jon-Ken
1-6, 1-6
John-Jon
6-0, 6-0
                           

 

 

NTRP Ratings

Find your tennis rating using National Tennis Rating Program (NTRP) categories. This is the most accurate rating system available and was developed by the U.S. Tennis Association in 1979. Player levels are based on a scale from 1.0 to 7.0

1.0
This player is Just starting to play tennis.
1.5
Has limited experience and is still working primarily on getting the ball into play.
2.0
Needs on-court experience. Has obvious stroke weaknesses but is familiar with basic positions for singles and doubles play.
2.5
Learning to judge where the ball is going although court coverage is weak. Can sustain a short rally of slow pace with other players of the same ability.
3.0
Fairly consistent when hitting medium-paced shots, but is not comfortable with all strokes and lacks execution when trying for directional control, depth or power. Most common doubles formation is one-up and one-back.
3.5
Has achieved improved stroke dependability with directional control on moderate shots, but still lacks depth and variety. Starting to exhibit more aggressive net play, has improved court coverage and is developing teamwork in doubles.
4.0
Has dependable strokes, including directional control and depth on both forehand and backhand sides on moderate shots, plus the ability to use lobs, overheads, approach shots and volleys with some success. Occasionally forces errors when serving and teamwork in doubles is evident. Rallies may be lost due to impatience.
4.5
Starting to master the use of power and spins and beginning to handle pace, has sound footwork, can control depth of shots and is beginning to vary game plan according to opponents. Can hit first serves with power and accuracy and place the second serve. Tends to overhit on difficult shots. Aggressive net play is common in doubles.
5.0
Has good shot anticipation and frequently has an outstanding shot or exceptional consistency around which a game may be structured. Can regularly hit winners or force errors off of short balls and can put away volleys, can successfully execute lobs, drop shots, half volleys and overhead smashes and has good depth and spin on most second serves.
5.5
Has developed power and/or consistency as a major weapon. Can vary strategies and styles of play in a competitive situation and hit dependable shots in a stress situation.
6.0
Generally do not need NTRP ratings. Rankings or past rankings will speak for themselves. The 6.0 player has obtained a sectional and /or national ranking.
6.5
The 6.5 player has extensive satellite tournament experience.
7.0
The 7.0 player makes his living from tournament prize money.

 


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