Rules

Leagues For Pickleball
RULES
OVERVIEW

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QUICK RULES OVERVIEW

  • There are 2 lines (courts) of play for each league match.

  • If the match is tied at 1-1, teams will play a super tiebreaker to determine the winning team.

  • A match is 2 out of 3 games to 15 points (win by 1 point)

  • Switch ends of court after each game. Spin for end if 3rd game is needed.

  • At the 4.0+ level, only two (2) 4.5 players are allowed on the roster and only one (1) 4.5 player can play per week.  The 4.5 player must play line 1. 

  • The only league ball requirement will be NEW balls, provided by the home team for all courts.

SUPER TIEBREAKER OVERVIEW

  • Captains pick one player from line 1 and one player from line 2.

  • If it is a combo team, the level of play must equal the flight the team is participating in. 

  • Play one game to 11 (win by one).

  • Spin for starting ends.

  • Switch ends after one team reaches six (6) points in the super tiebreaker 

  • Winning tiebreak team wins the match.

RULE REMINDERS

  • Time Outs - One minute time out per team in each game.

  • If rules weren't followed but match was completed - Match results are final.

  • In the 3rd game, teams may change ends of the courts after every 6 points.