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Hey folks! Staying dry? It's been a wet and cold couple of days in lovely Rochester. Can't believe our summer is already over. Might be a new record though of 5 nice days in a year. For those of you that have not heard, challenge court will now be running on Wednesdays for the remainder of the summer. Hot Shots will be closed From Friday at 4pm through Sunday until September. This week we have leagues as normal. Our BCF session is coming to a close shortly, so make sure if you plan on signing up again you do so soon so you have a spot.
This weekend, NOVA is off for the 4th, but we are running a Men's, Women's, and Juniors event on Sunday. It's going to be a busy day, so find a partner and get signed up!!! Also, Lollypalooza and 10 Ugly men are right around the corner, so if your not signed up, make sure to get your team online!!!
Hello and Welcome back to those of you who will be starting your new league. If you are new to our system, here are a few things to help you out. Your captain should receive your first game time at the time of registration. If for any reason this doesn’t happen please feel free to call. We will always be able to give you your first game time and date. If for any reason your game time should be switched then your captain will get a notifying phone call. Your full league schedule may get posted the day of or after the start of the league. The reason that we might wait to put up a final schedule is to make sure we only post a final schedule once. To try and change an already existing league schedule tends to be tough on all team. On certain courts and times of the year, teams will wait until the last minute to sign up. So when we have less then a full league we try and wait till the last possible minute to create a schedule incase late teams would like to get in and fill open spots.
Here are the Rule Adjustments that we feel are necessary to help develop skill and encourage play. Let the players play and more rally is a good thing.
Captains meeting for the match should take place before the warm-up begins .go over rules and policy w/ captains and teams so they know what to except from you as a ref
1- players can use open hands on serve reception - double hits w/ hands is OK- again on serve Reception( and 1st contact during a rally) Serve Reception only call OVER control of a ball- if player lifts/ carry/ throw the ball w/ hand contact from the Waist area or lower.
2-A player can also double a first contact. Hard driven vs. not hard driven is no longer a factor in determining if a player doubles a ball.
3- what is a NET- only call a player in the net if contacting(playing) the ball- once a player lands and contacts the net it's not a net.
Last Updated (Monday, 29 June 2015 10:30)