Rockwell Collins Racquetball League
Rules & Regulations
- All players must be
members of the Rockwell Collins Employees Recreation Center
games will follow the rules set forth by
the United States Racquetball Association (USRA) with the exception of
rules set forth by the Recreation Center or
Recreation Programs office.
matches will be self-judged and the rally
will be replayed if both players cannot agree on a call-judgment call
- Upon a disagreement on the
the rules, the rally shall be replayed. A grievance can be filed with
the Racquetball Coordinator by either player within 48 hours of the
conclusion of the match.A ruling will be
given within one week and the standings will be changed to reflect the
(The Racquetball Coordinator's decision is final.)
- To file a grievance, a written explanation must be
given to the Recreation
Programs' Administrator with a $20.00 deposit within 48
hours.The $20.00 deposit will be returned if the ruling is in your
favor, otherwise it will be turned
over to the Recreation Programs office.
- The Rockwell Collins Racquetball League is designed to be a fun
league and all players should strive to reach mutually
- All league members shall
adhere to the Recreation Center
rules at all times. This shall include start/stop times,
spectators, by-standers, and children.
eyewear is required.
shoes are required (shoes must not
leave marks on the wood floors).
- All play is singles with three games to 15
points, winning by one or more points.
In the event time runs out before a game is complete, it
considered a complete game if the player in the lead has scored 8
points and leads
by two or more.
- Either a coin flip or a lag may be used to
determine who will serve first in the first game. This is to be decided
by mutual agreement of
the players. The
loser of the flip/lag
will serve first in the second game. A second
flip/lag will be used to determine the first server in the final game.
- The league standings will be based on the
total number of games won/lost (based on the percentage of games won of
total games played).
scoring may be changed for leagues at the discretion of the individual
- In the event of no-shows, the player showing
shall receive the equivalent of winning three games and the player not
shall receive the equivalent of losing three games. NO SHOWS can be
declared if the player is not
ready to play 15 minutes after the
scheduled starting time.
In the event a player is unable to play
at the scheduled time, that player should contact both their league
captain and their opponent. The games can either be rescheduled or a
substitute can be used (substitutes must also be Recreation Center
members). If the game is to be rescheduled, the league
captain must cancel the original court at the Recreation Center 24
hours prior to scheduled games. The make-up game must be made
up during non-prime hours at the Recreation Center if it is to be scheduled by the league captain, and
should be completed within one week of the originally scheduled
game. League reservations can be made by the league captain
only. If a match is canceled less than 24 hours prior to the
scheduled starting time and both players agree to a make-up game, all
court fees (if any) shall be the responsibility of the player causing
The purpose of player advancement is to
keep each league as competitive as possible. At the end of
each session, the top two players in each league should advance into
the next most competitive league, likewise the bottom two players
should move down one level. New players to the leagues will
be inserted at their appropriate skill level.
- Prime time hours are as follows: (Make up games cannot be scheduled to be played during prime time hours.)
- 11:30am - 1:00pm
- 4:00pm - 7:00pm
- All league players and substitutes must be Recreation
- There is a nominal charge for subsidized participants for
each league registered in. The fee is higher for
- All other Recreation Center rules apply.
- League Times & Sessions
- Evening leagues will play Monday through Thursday with
starting times every hour from 4:45pm to 8:45pm.
- Noon leagues will play at 11:45am on Monday through
- Morning leagues will play at 5:45am on Monday through
- League captains will be responsible for their league
schedules, make-up games, and standings. League standings
must be reported to the league coordinator at the end of each session.
- If the leagues are full, only players who wish to
substitute may join. However, if a player drops out for any
reason, replacement league members will be asked to fill the vacancy.
The vacancies will be filled by ability and date of registration.