Wednesday, 16 November 2011 23:59

Year End Award Nominations

Written by Tomoya Akashi

ATC is very lucky to have many outstanding members who bring inspirations on and off the court, and once a year, we recognize them at the year-end banquet.

We would like to first collect nominations for the following 4 categories. Please send in your nominations by sending an email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Nominations are open to members only, and the deadline is Sunday, November 20, 2011.

  1. Member of the year: member who has been a great ambassador for the club by continually going above and beyond to support the club and its mission. This award is NOT based on skill level or tennis accomplishments.
  2. Player of the year: member who has shown outstanding on court achievements this year.
  3. Newcomer of the year: new member who spiced things up in 2011!
  4. Most Improved: member who showed the most on court improvement in 2011.

Once all the nominations are collected, we’ll send you an instruction on how to vote next week.

Wednesday, 12 October 2011 21:28

Board Member Nominations

Written by Tomoya Akashi

It's mid-October already, and it's time for us to plan for the next year's board. Our planning begins with collecting nominations from members, and we'll contact the nominees to see if they are willing to accept the position. If there is more than 1 nominee in the same position, we'll have an election sometime next month.

We have 7 positions to fill, and they are listed below along with a name of person who is currently holding the position. If you want to learn about a position, please feel free to talk to the board member.

We would very much appreciate if you could take some time and think which fellow members can fulfill these positions the best. Please send us your nomination to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . A self-nomination is very much appreciated too.

Please submit your nomination by Wednesday, October 26.

  1. President (current: John Sanchez)
  2. Vice President (current: Douglas Plummer)
  3. Secretary (current: Jeff Hitt)
  4. Treasurer (current: Tim Wei)
  5. Membership (current: Tomoya Akashi)
  6. Competitive Tennis Director (current: Trey Alford)
  7. Social Director (current: Aubrey Wilkerson)
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 20:33

Doubles Tournament Begins!

Written by Tomoya Akashi

We would like to thank everyone who is participating in this year's doubles tournament. The tournament schedule is finally ready and posted here.

Everyone who has signed up should have received a separate email from us with links and opponents' email addresses. If you didn't, we probably have your outdated email, so please let us know asap.

Please read the rules and schedule matches in advance. Some divisions have very tight schedules, so please try not to get behind on matches.

If you have any questions, please email us or talk to one of the board members.

Have a wonderful time on the court.

Monday, 03 October 2011 12:09

2011 Texas Open Results

Written by Tomoya Akashi

ATC members kicked some butts at Texas Open in Dallas over the weekend! Congratulations to all, and big thanks to OLTA for hosting such a fabulous tournament!

Eric Patrick Castilleja - B doubles Finalist
Joshua Hooge -B Singles Consolation Champion
Justin Adams - B doubles Champion, B Singles Finalist

Thursday, 29 September 2011 21:01

2011 ATC Doubles Tournament

Written by Tomoya Akashi

2011 ATC doubles tournament is finally here, and we are going to experiment with a new format: flex schedule. The board recognizes that most of you have USTA, ATL, soccer, softball, volleyball, golf, etc. So instead of having a tournament on a weekend when most people are busy, we let you finish a match anytime during a week.

The tournament summary is now available at Doubles Tournament page. The format is based on Ultimate Tennis, and you can sign up at ATC Events page.

If you don’t have a doubles partner, please sign up and let the board know that you need a partner. The board will do its best to find you a partner. You can also invite a non-ATC member to play in a tournament. If you need help with sign up, please email us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Important information to remember!
Sign Up Deadline: Oct 9 (Sun)
Entry Fee: Free!

If you have any questions, please email us or grab one of the board members at Tue/Fri tennis! Looking forward to seeing you on the courts soon!

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Check it out! You can now use your Facebook login information to sign in or register with Austin Tennis Club. Go ahead and click on it and sign up.

ATTENTION CURRENT MEMBERS: If you already have a username and password with ATC, please click the Facebook link above to link your Facebook information with your current username/password. This link is done email address so if you use different email addresses on Facebook and ATC.com, it will ask you to pay for a new membership. DO NOT DO THIS. Send an email to john.p.sanchez@gmail.com and I will manually link the two accounts. Thanks!