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Pictures From Afternoon Spring Break Camp

March 19, 2014 No comments
Day one of Spring Break Camp was a blast! See pictures from the afternoon below. If you missed day one, there is still time - sign up for any of the remaining days by clicking here! Coach Doug and the girls Eric Morris elevates into a forehand. Matthew Gavrilov balances as the backhand approaches. Alejandro Rodriguez steps into the court to attack a backhand.

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Sign Up For The 17th Annual AWTA Mixed Doubles Mixer

March 19, 2014 No comments
We hope you are getting excited about the 17th Annual AWTA Mixed Doubles Mixer/Tournament scheduled for Friday evening, March 21, 2014 at the Austin Tennis Academy!  For those who have played before, you know how fun it is, so just mail in your entry now.  For those of you who haven’t played before, you are in for a fun evening of tennis and socializing.  We play tennis, mingle, drink and eat delicious food, so that’s basically it!  We have adult beverages and adult food, so 21 and over please. We play either King and Queen of the Mountain OR First-to-4 ...

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Abigail Chiu Wins Singles Title In Wichita Falls

March 19, 2014 No comments
The ATA SuperChamp athletes traveled to Houston and Wichita Falls to compete in the March Major Zones. While the 12s/14s event in Houston was a complete wash, the 16s/18s we’re able to compete on Sunday and complete the tournament. Abigail Chiu, competing in the Girl’s 18s, claimed the championship crown in her singles draw by going undefeated. “Abigail played great this weekend!!” Coach Leighton Forshee said. “She handled the terrible conditions beautifully and used the wind to her advantage in the semis and finals. She was mentally a rock and beat ...

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Pictures From Afternoon Spring Break Camp

March 16, 2014 No comments
Day one of Spring Break Camp was a blast! See pictures from the afternoon below. If you missed day one, there is still time - sign up for any of the remaining days by clicking here! Coach Doug and the girls Eric Morris elevates into a forehand. Matthew Gavrilov balances as the backhand approaches. Alejandro Rodriguez steps into the court to attack a backhand.

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Living the Sport… Parenting Your ATA Athlete

September 17, 2013 No comments
During a recent ATA parent meeting, I observed eager young parents taking in all that they could, and it reminded me of the beginnings of my ATA journey… and little did I know. … I sat next to a tennis mom in the bleachers watching a UT match where her son and my son were on court together as ball boys.  She told me her son was a SuperChamp player at ATA.  I did not grow up in the USTA Texas junior system, and I had no idea what she meant by that.  The next month, my son played a SuperChamp player at the Texas Open.  It was a tough match.  At the time, I had ...

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