7 results for month: 06/2015


Stellar Performances by ATA players in the Summer Grand Slam!

 Victoria and Abigail G18s doubles finalists! Coach Carrie on Raven qualifying through Champ Masters: Raven Hampton qualified for the G18's Grand Slam through winning 2 singles matches on Friday in the Champ Masters tournament. She competed very well but really stepped it up in her 2nd match Friday. She was running down every ball and gave it her all to win a close first set and then put the girl away in the 2nd! She has lots to build on coming away from this tournament after playing against a couple good supers in the Grand Slam. Coach Newman on boys 18s group and girls 16s group: ATA boys 18's group, with Payton Holden leading the pack ...

ATA Summer Camps are almost here!!!

This Summer, your child can 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. Sign up now for a full week or a single day, 1st week of camp is June 15th! Click here for more info and to register

Texas Grand Slam starts Friday, June 12th!

ATA has 60 super champ players competing in the Texas Grand Slam tournament starting Friday, June 12th! Twenty two of the singles players are seeded, singles play starts Saturday, June 13th. In doubles, ATA has twenty two seeded players and play starts Friday, June 12th. ATA SEEDED PLAYERS Boys 18s 4th seed - Grayson Broadus 9th seed - Payton Holden 17th seed - Jake Berber 17th seed - Erik Kerrigan Boys 18d 9th seeds - Payton Holden/Jake Berber 9th seeds - Erik Kerrigan/Jackson Cobb 9th seeds - Grayson Broadus/James Kaynor Boys 16s 4th seed - Alejandro Rodriguez 9th seed - Jesse Wikso Boys 16d 2nd seed - ...

Update on Gonok Village Well Project

We recently received an update on the Gonok Village deep borehole well project. Over the past few months, REST (a Relief Organization of Tigray, and regional non-profit partner of the Glimmer of Hope Foundation) has worked with the Gonok community to establish a WASHCO, which is a very small unit of government created to take care of the water project and a tabia-level board for the new Deep Bore Hole well. The WASHCO includes 10 community members and the tabia board consists of experts on water supply, agriculture and rural development, health institutions, women's affairs, education, and farming. This is important because in the past we have ...

Conor O’Meara signs with DePaul University!

Thursday evening the ATA community honored Conor O'Meara, as he signed with DePaul University to join their men's tennis team for Fall 2015. DePaul University is a Division I school in Chicago, Illinois. He will be pursuing a degree in film. Congratulations Conor!!!

Are Your Child’s Life Accounts in Balance?

Growing Champions for Life Newsletter has a short article, "Are Your Child's Life Accounts in Balance?" that ATA CEO Jack Newman recommends. It is about having a well rounded child to minimize gaps in their preparation for dealing with life for when they grow up.Click here to read more

Congratulations 2015 CP Graduates!

Congratulations 2015 College Prep graduates! Thank you all that came out to support and congratulate Grayson, Spencer and Camilla as they move on to the next chapter of their lives...COLLEGE!!! Grayson will be attending University of Notre Dame, Spencer will be attending Pomona College and Camilla will be attending Amherst College in the Fall. The ATA ball has been passed to the upcoming group of ATA seniors.