7 results for month: 02/2015


CP Theatre Field Trip, Upcoming Performance

Ms. Flanagan's Theatre class recently experienced ZACH's performance of "Peter and the Starcatcher". Audience members were taken on a magical ride to discover the origins of Peter Pan, Captain Hook, Tinkerbell, the mermaids, and Neverland itself. This was an educational experience for the CP Theatre troupe as they could view the powerful results of teamwork, creativity and commitment. Mark your calendars for March 3 for this special event! CP Theatre Class proudly presents the first performance of the semester: "An Actor's Nightmare" by Christopher Durang Adi Ford stumbles into a theatre and suddenly finds herself starring in play ...

ATA Alumni Update

The ATA Academy alumni are making waves across the country in college tennis. From time to time, we like to bring you an update on what some of them are up to at the next level. Below are links to three articles that feature recent accomplishments by three of our recent graduates. Enjoy! Colton Malesovas, competing for Whitman College, earned Northwest Conference Player Of The Week after going undefeated at #1 singles and #1 doubles against three top-25 teams in the same weekend. Read more here.  Andrew Parks, competing for the Air Force Academy, split sets against Northern Arizona at #5 singles as the duel match leveled at 3-3. With the ...

Pictures From Practice Matches

ATA Academy players regularly compete in singles as doubles practice matches to prepare purposefully for each event. Last week, a group of players took the court in a team-tennis style duel match, including both singles and doubles. Below are a few pictures from the action.         For more pictures, visit out Facebook page!      

Sign Up Now For Spring Break Camp At ATA

This Spring Break, take advantage of the Austin Tennis Academy’s tennis camps to progress at a rapid rate. These camps are designed to provide the greatest development of your child’s physical, mental, technical, and tactical performance levels, and well have a great time. Sign up now for a full week or a single day!       Sessions March 16-20, 2015 Times QuickStart Camp 9:00am – 10:30am (age 5-8) Morning Camp 9:00am – 12:00pm Tournament Tough Training Camp 1:00pm – 4:00pm High Performance 2-A-Day SuperChamp Camp 7:00-10:00am, 1:00-4:00pm*   Cost QuickStart Camp $150/week ($40/day drop-in) Morning ...

Newman Named Junior Tennis Champion Of The Year

The Tennis Industry Association recently published its “Champions Of Tennis Awards”, in which ATA CEO Jack Newman was named 2014 Junior Tennis Champion Of The Year. ​“Being recognized by the Tennis Industry is a great honor,” Coach Newman said. “The article, if you read it closely, talks a lot about the entire Austin Tennis Academy, not just Jack Newman, and that is how it should be - any award I receive reflects the talents and gifts and work and effort of the team at the Austin Tennis Academy.” The TIA’s annual awards celebrate people, organizations and businesses dedicated to improving and growing the sport and business of ...

ATA Spreads Tennis At Local Schools

Coach John Schoenmakers and other members of the ATA staff, along with student volunteers, are teaching tennis to physical education classes at local elementary schools in the area. "We are introducing and spreading the word on the great game of tennis in general!," Coach John said. "We would love to get more and more players in the sport!!" The ATA team has or will visit LakePoint Elementary, West Cypress Elementary, Lake Travis Elementary, and Serene Hills Elementary. "It is really fun and exciting to be able to pass the sport on and give what you know to little kids," ATA College Prep sophomore Adi Ford said. For more information on the ...

Restore Calm To The Family Storm

Growing Champions For Life Newsletter - From David Benzel - Restore Calm To The Family Storm Click here to view this newsletter in your browser February 2015 In This Issue:A Message from David - ArticleA Resource to Tap GCFL Promotion Highlights Share this Newsletter with a Friend FREE Webinar "Three Steps for Getting Your Athletic Family on the Same Page Date: Thursday February 19, 2015, Time: 9:00 PM Eastern Time, 45-minute live webinar plus Q & A Click Here to register. Restore Calm to the Family Storm Guest Contributor: Wendy ...