The server’s entire body and the ball must be within the serving zone until the ball passes the short line.
In order the ball must strike the ground, the server’s racquet, the front wall, and then the ground behind the short line.
A legal serve may not strike the ceiling, the back wall, or both side walls prior to striking the ground behind the short line.
The receiver of the serve may not enter the safety zone until the ball bounces.
Manager's Meeting Hinders
Dead Ball Hinders: A dead ball hinder results in the point being replayed and includes the following:
Any played ball that hits an opponent on the fly prior to striking the front wall.
Any unavoidable body contact that interferes with returning the ball.
Any unavoidable screen of the sight of the ball.
Any unavoidable screen that hinders a fair chance to return the ball.
Avoidable Hinders: An avoidable hinder results in the offender losing the rally and includes:
A player failing to move sufficiently to allow the opponent a shot.
A player moving into position to block an opponent’s chance to make a return of the ball.
A player moving in the way of a ball that was just played by the opponent.
Manager's Meeting Unsportsmanlike or Reckless Behavior
Unsportsmanlike behavior will result in a disqualification regardless of the score.
Participants should not play in a manner that is potentially dangerous or reckless. Any action(s) that is deemed dangerous and/or reckless will result in a disqualification. Intramural participants should consider this their one and only warning.
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