Weekly Update 3/2/15
PHS Tennis Weekly Update
Quote of the Week: “The hard work PUTS you where good luck can FIND you.”

1.Results from last week: Great job last week in both the JV and varsity tournaments hosted by Connally HS. Medal winners are as follows
* Dylan and Omeed- 2nd place JV “B” Boy’s doubles
* David Truong and Sumit- 2nd place JV “A” boy’s doubles
* Brian and Mostak – 3rd place JV “A” boy’s doubles
* Julia and Jocelene – 1st place Varsity “A” girl’s doubles
* Adam Compton – 1st place Varsity “A” boy’s singles (beat 3 super champs to win it)
* Thao Phan – 2nd place Varsity “A” girl’s singles
* Ellen and Ann – 3rd place Varsity “B” girl’s doubles
* Derick and Brenda – Consolation winners Varsity “B” Mixed doubles

2. Upcoming matches: Friday and Saturday varsity will be in San Antonio for the Brackenridge Classic. Players will meet at the PHS courts at 5:30. Uniforms the 1st day and PHS tennis shirt of your choice the 2nd (if you are playing doubles, please match your partner). Please bring food money. We will be going to the river walk Friday night. We will be staying at
Motel 6
I-35/I-10 at Durango Street/Houston Street & Commerce St
211 North Pecos La Trinidad
San Antonio, TX 78207
(210) 225-1111

The tournament itself will be played at McFarline tennis center in San Antonio.

3. Parent volunteers: None needed for this week.

4. HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!! None this week
5. Motivational video of the week: A new one is up ?
6. New rankings and challenge ladder are up. CHALLENGE MATCHES EXTENDED THIS WEEK THROUGH SUNDAY
7. Outside tennis opportunities: Lots of tennis tournaments in January. I HIGHLY recommend players looking to progress join USTA and participate in outside tennis opportunities such as this one. Many varsity and JV players from the schools we compete against do the same.
a. Here is the link to join USTA https://tennislink.usta.com/Dashboard/Main/Login.aspx?intloc=homepage&intcmp=tlink

b. Berry Creek Open 2/27 http://tennislink.usta.com/tournaments/TournamentHome/Tournament.aspx?T=157152
c. March madness Georgetown junior open 3/14 http://tennislink.usta.com/tournaments/TournamentHome/Tournament.aspx?T=158133
d. Horseshoe bay red clay junior open 3/20 http://tennislink.usta.com/tournaments/TournamentHome/Tournament.aspx?T=156573
e. 3/27 ATA spring open http://tennislink.usta.com/tournaments/TournamentHome/Tournament.aspx?T=156970

8. The spring schedule is now up on the calendar including tournament dates and practices. A few minor changes might be made in the next few weeks but for the most part, this is it.

Posted by  James Sombathy, Mon Mar 2, 2015 @ 10:18 AM 0 Comments
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Thu Mar 5, 2015
4:20 - 6:00 PM
Varsity AND JV Practice
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Fri Mar 6, 2015
Fri Mar 6 to Sat Mar 7
Brackenridge varsity tournament
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Mon Mar 9, 2015
4:20 - 6:00 PM
Varsity AND JV Practice
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Tue Mar 10, 2015
4:20 - 6:00 PM
Varsity AND JV Practice
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March 2015









Killeen 9th/JV tournament
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM






Shoot out entries due
4:00 - 4:00 PM



Hays JV Invitational
7:00 - 7:00 AM