Originally Posted by OrangePower
As a captain, I schedule week to week. Not because I think I get better lineups, but because people don't know their availability more in advance. Most of my players are married with families, so their availability for tennis depends on other demands on their time that they can't plan that far ahead for. Maybe if a team is mostly younger guys without family commitments you can set lineups for the whole season in advance and then they will plan around tennis, but family guys have to fit tennis in on a week by week basis.
Ditto. I try to tell guys from the beginning that I want them for this week or that depending on the matchups so they can schedule around those matches if possible, but in the end, the final lineup is week to week.