Thursday, October 18, 2018

44th Annual Alamogordo Open Tennis Tournament

Non-Sanctioned Results
Men's Doubles Final - Rios, Rey/Sosin, Louis def Burns, Shane/Sawangacharatorn, Sky, 6-3;6-1
Men's Doubles Consolation Final - Pickering, Randy/Santackas, Joe (1) def Nicholson, Grady/Wells, Ron, 6-0;6-3  
Men's Singles Final - Schneider, Chris def Burns, Shane, 7-6;6-0
Men's Singles Consolation Final - Klump, John (1) def Nicholson, Grady 6-1;6-1
Mixed Doubles Final - Sampath, Sintra/powell, charles (1) def. Pickering, Randy/Pickering, Tammy, (2) 6-4;6-1
Mixed Doubles Consolation Final - Morgan, Nori/Morgan, Pat def Waggoner, Cathy/Wells, Ron, 7-5;6-1
Women's Doubles Final - Sampath, Sintra/Schneider, Petra def Gallent, Josephine/Jun, Melanie (1), 4-6;7-5;10-6
Women's Doubles Consolation Final - Pickering, Tammy/Taplen, Debra def Comon-Pearce, Paciencia/Tillery, Sue (2), 6-4;6-2
Sanctioned Results
Men's 35 Singles Final - Melville, Dustin (2) def. Crawley, Curtis (1) 6-0; 6-4
Men's 35 Singles Consolation - powell, charles def. Herrera, Michael 6-4; 6-3
Mixed Open Doubles Final - Jun, Melanie/powell, charles def. Gallent, Josephine/Jack, Robert 6-3; 6-3
Mixed Open Doubles Consolation Final - Tillery, Sue/Trujillo, John def Matteucci, Amy, Melville, Dustin - Def 
Congratulations to all entrants and winners and the Tournament Director Linda Gilliland

Monday, October 8, 2018

ATA Tournament party and October birthday celebration



There will be a party held at the Magnuson Hotel, 1021 S White Sands Blvd, Alamogordo, Phone: (575) 437-2110 after Saturday's matches, let's say 6:00pm. We are welcome to use their pool as well, however no GLASS beverages allowed at their pool. ATA will provide beverages. This is a potluck for all ATA members. All out of town players playing in the tournament are welcome to this, and they "ARE NOT" required to bring anything. We will also be celebrating all the October birthdays.  Should you have any questions, please contact a board member.

Sunday, October 7, 2018

Alamogordo Tournament

Tournament Date: October 13-14, 2018

Tournament ID:  You can jump straight to this tournament by entering the tournament identification number: 750002918 from a searchable schedule homepage.

Lodging:   One of our local hotels, MAGNUSON, is offering special rates to all tennis tournament players and families. One Queen bed for $55.25/night, two Queens for $73.10/night, one King for $62.90/night. All rooms are smoke free, free wifi, pool and free hot breakfast. Players need to call, 575-437-2110, mention the tournament and "advanced rate offered by Battina".  Players need to call by the tournament deadline, October 7, 2018.

Monday, September 17, 2018

2018 55 and over Sectionals

Congratulations to Gail, Diane, Janet & Joe for their ladies and men's 55 and over teams won their division and made it to Sectionals for the Southwest, held this past weekend in El Paso. I was fortunate enough to see tons of great tennis played by our folks as well as others. Next weekend Gail, Joe & Janet are off to Tucson for another Sectional's event, their 40 and over Mixed won their divisions. We also ran into a former ATA member at this event. Nice catching up with Laurie Frappier.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Alamo/Roswell Exchange

You may already know this, but this event is cancelled for this year. However, there will be a PLAY DAY on 9/22.

A successful RoadRunner tournament

We had a great turnout for the 2nd RoadRunner tournament held here in Alamogordo. 27 kids participated, 4 from Alamogordo. Big Thank You to Jamie, Evelyn, Greg, Gail Patsy, Sintra, Curtis, Pat, Joe, Ron, Lori, Bernice, Nell and Grady for all their help.

Thursday, September 6, 2018

RoadRunner Jr. Tournament

This Saturday, 9/8/18, we have 29 kids coming to play in this event, coming as far as Juarez. Matches start at 10:00am, come out to watch and support junior tennis. Come out and volunteer, it's not too late, contact Evelyn or Janet if you can help.   ALL COURTS WILL BE IN USE.

Later this month 9/22 is the exchange with Roswell, taking place here in Alamo, so if you'd like to play, please let a board member know, we really do want a headcount, so take too long in deciding to play or not.