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  • Players are organised into groups of 6 to 8 players of a similar standard
  • It is a mixed sex, singles league
  • Groups are put together by standard and there can be any combination of men and women in a group
  • Contact details are emailed and posted to each player's account page the day before the Round begins
  • Players arrange their own matches, book courts and share costs 
  • You can play on any court that suits both players


  • For anyone over the age of 18
  • For beginners as well as advanced players


  • There are various scoring formats you can use for your match
  • Contact details are emailed and posted to each player's account page the day before the Round begins
  • Players are placed in groups according to their ITF World Tennis Number
  • Each player attempts to play each of the other players in their group once during the Round
  • A point is awarded for each set won
  • If you play 3 matches before the mid-point of a Round you receive 2 bonus points and a bonus prize
  • The winner of the group is the player with the most points at the end of the Round
  • The winner of the group wins a voucher for £20 to be spent in the Local Tennis League online shop

See here for the complete rules and regulations.


Getting started

New players will need to create an account with us and include their LTA Advantage Number before joining a Round. Once you’ve signed up, and for returning players, you can join the next Round here.

For everything you need to know before you get started see the FAQs and review the Rules and Regulations, which all players agree to adhere to when playing in the Leagues.

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If you notice any of our venue information is out of date, missing court costs or opening hours, please let us know.


Primary Venues

York Sports Centre

University of York Heslington West campus, accessible from Heslington Lane, York, YO10 5NA Tel: 01904 323855 full venue details »

Rowntree Park

Terry Avenue by the River Ouse, York, YO23 1JQ Tel: full venue details »


Cornlands Road, York, YO24 3DX Tel: 01904 552424 full venue details »

Hull Road Park

Alcuin Avenue, Hull Road, York, YO10 3TQ Tel: full venue details »

York St John University Tennis Centre

York St John University Tennis Centre, Haxby Road Sports Park, Haxby Road, York, YO31 8TA Tel: 01904 876340 full venue details »

Other Venues

Glen Gardens

Heworth, York, YO31 0XH Tel: full venue details »

Club Venues

York Tennis Club

York Sports Club, Shipton Road, Clifton, YO30 5RE Tel: full venue details »
Report your results

Collapse AllYork Singles - Round 15 | Thursday 7 April 2022 to Wednesday 1 June 2022 (Midpoint: Wednesday 4 May 2022)

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 John Tomsett 5 5 0 2 12 WWWW
2 Jamie Steane 5 4 1 2 11 LWWW
3 Craig Hewitt 4 2 2 2 6 WWLL
4 Vito Polito 5 1 4 2 6 LLLW
5 Sandy Harratt 3 2 1 0 4 WWL
6 Helen Niblock 4 0 4 2 2 LLLL
7 Gary Tweddle 2 0 2 0 1 LL

Match Results:

Sandy Harratt bt Gary Tweddle (May 15) 6-0, 6-4
Sandy Harratt bt Vito Polito (May 14) 6-2, 2-6, 6-2
Reveal CommentJohn Tomsett bt Jamie Steane (May 10) 6-4, 5-7, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Such a tight match which cd have gone either way..."  -- John
Reveal CommentJohn Tomsett bt Helen Niblock (May 9) 6-2, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "It was much closer than the score suggests..."  -- John
Reveal CommentJamie Steane bt Sandy Harratt (May 9) 7-5, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Very competitive match. Sandy’s great ground strokes versus my determination!"  -- Jamie
John Tomsett bt Gary Tweddle (May 1) 2-6, 6-3, 6-2
John Tomsett bt Vito Polito (Apr 29) 6-1, 6-3
Reveal CommentCraig Hewitt bt Helen Niblock (Apr 26) 6-2, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Good game!"  -- Craig
Reveal CommentCraig Hewitt bt Vito Polito (Apr 22) 4-6, 6-1, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Jolly good fun"  -- Craig
Reveal CommentVito Polito bt Helen Niblock (Apr 21) 6-4, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "It was a great tennis match, very long rallies and tight games. Look forward to play again with Helen soon."  -- Vito
Reveal CommentJohn Tomsett bt Craig Hewitt (Apr 18) 7-6 (7-2), 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "The sun made things challenging at times. Great game played in a fine spirit!"  -- John
Reveal CommentJamie Steane bt Vito Polito (Apr 14) 6-2, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Good battle of attrition. Very few easy points!"  -- Jamie
Reveal CommentJamie Steane bt Craig Hewitt (Apr 13) 6-2, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Great afternoon for tennis. We were both a bit erratic in the first set then had a good battle in the second. Craig has a good forehand and is quick on his feet!"  -- Jamie
Reveal CommentJamie Steane bt Helen Niblock (Apr 10) 6-0, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "A much closer game than the score suggests!"  -- Jamie

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
2 Max Generowicz 3 3 0 0 6 WWW
3 Fergus McGlynn 5 2 3 0 5 LLWW
4 Wesley Coultas 2 2 0 0 4 WW
5 Jo Vince 2 0 2 0 0 LL
6 Rachel Ziegler 4 0 4 0 0 LLLL
7 Liam Kemp 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Wesley Coultas bt Rachel Ziegler (May 18) 6-0, 6-0
Reveal CommentMax Generowicz bt Fergus McGlynn (May 15) 6-3, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Very enjoyable match."  -- Max
Wesley Coultas bt Fergus McGlynn (May 10) 6-0, 6-1
Reveal CommentMax Generowicz bt Rachel Ziegler (May 9) 6-1, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Very enjoyable match, thank you."  -- Max
Reveal CommentMax Generowicz bt YOUNGJUN LEE (May 8) 6-4, 7-6 (7-3)

Player Comments:

  • "Very nice match, enjoyed it a lot!"  -- Max
  • "Thank you. It was a fun game!" -- Youngjun
Fergus McGlynn bt Jo Vince (May 7) 6-1, 6-0
Fergus McGlynn bt Rachel Ziegler (Apr 28) 6-2, 6-1
Reveal CommentYOUNGJUN LEE bt Jo Vince (Apr 27) 6-0, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "It was a fun game. Thank you."  -- YOUNGJUN
  • "Great to be back on court for my first “competitive” singles since Feb 2020. (Yes, really!!) Now the 37 layers of rust have started to come off the racket, I look forward to playing the rest of the matches in this group." -- Jo
Reveal CommentYOUNGJUN LEE bt Fergus McGlynn (Apr 18) 6-1, 4-6, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "It was a very long and interesting game."  -- YOUNGJUN
Reveal CommentYOUNGJUN LEE bt Rachel Ziegler (Apr 14) 6-0, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "Really good game. Lots of good ralleys and most games went to deuce and advantage."  -- Rachel
  • "Great thank you. It was a fun game!" -- Youngjun


Looking for previous matches? Visit the York archive. 

The results listed here include the current and previous Rounds matches for York.

Scoring Information:

You earn one point for every set you win. Players who play three or more matches by the mid-point of the Round receive 2 bonus points and a bonus prize. Bonus prizes must be claimed within 28 days using the link emailed to the player.

Understanding the current rankings display: 

Players' names, W - tally of wins, L - tally of losses, UF - tally of unfinished matches] 'n' - points won (if bonus points have been won a note to this effect is added).


Reporters of results are encouraged to leave a comment on the "Report Your Score" form.