Platform Tennis League's pairings points system considers results from 11,000+ PT League matches. Start point figures are used to mitigate fluctuations in the court pairings process. Players who also play tournaments or men's GCPTA league matches have a "PTI" rating calculated and maintained by the APTA. The list includes starting point conversions for new players with a "PTI" rating, but no previous PT League results.
To create an objective system used for determining competitive compatibility. This number assists weekly court pairings. It is not a strict guide. Other factors are considered, such as time slot availability, geography choices, variety and maintaining an overall season schedule that keeps players playing on courts where they are the best 25%, middle 50% and worst 25%.
Not Part of "Current Standings"
The current league's standings do not include any input from previous leagues. The "pairings points" number is solely used to assist court pairings.
Not a Rating
The pairings points number is not a rating but rather an earned point average which considers a player's:
Strength of Schedule