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									   Tennis Club of

                                                                                                                          The Racquet
Tennis Club of Albuquerque
2901 Indian School Rd. NE
 Albuquerque, NM 87106
   Phone: 505-262-1691                                                                                                                                                   October 2007

                                                                                             Tennis Club of                                      Happy Halloween on the 31st!

   We’re on the Web!                                                                                            TCA Friendship Singles Ladder
                                                                                            Our 13th annual FRIENDSHIP Singles Ladder will begin the week of October 29th and
                                                                                             run through the end of January 2008. There will be three levels of competition for men
                                                                                             and women (Don’t be TIMID, there will be a 2.5 level for both). The ladder will again
                                                                                            be tied to the Singles Club Championship. The top eight players from each division will
                                                                                               play in a division-1 draw, a division-2 draw, and a division-3 draw, Men & Women.
                                                                                              There will also be wild cards drawn out of a hat for each division. If someone on the
                                                                                               top 8 can’t play, we will take the next person on the ladder. The tournament will be
Sandia Racquet Services                                                                     scheduled in late Jan.’08. Due to the fact that the ladder will be tied to our Singles Club
                                                                                            Championship tournament, there will be a $15 fee to play the ladder (which includes the
              October Specials                                  Help Wanted:                 tournament fee if you qualify), and the Tennis Committee will use the fund s to award a
            20% off the following:                                                                         prize to the person who plays the most matches in the ladder.
                                                      Needed Part Time-Tuesday & Thursday
            Wilson & Head Racquets                             Afternoons & Sundays
               Prince 03 SP Silver
                                                            If interested e-mail Chip at
       All New Balance 1002 & 1200’s Shoes
                    All Bags                  
                                                             (Must be 18 or older)
                                                                                            Dress Up                                           TCA Mixed Doubles
                  (In stock only)
                                                                                            Mix-it-up                                             Champions
Board of Directors                      AD INS & WELCOME                                    Our final Mix-it-up of                        6.0 Mixed
                                                                 John & Holly Kowalski                                                       Terese Bridges & Greg Mertz        1st
Janet Strozier President                                                                    the year will be Friday,
Ellen Hewes V-President             David Strait Rios            5147 Mirada Dr. NW 87120                                                    Jack & Lu Tipps                    2nd
                                                                                            Oct. 26th at 6:00 p.m.                        7.0 Mixed
John McIntyre Treasurer             3561 Sun Mesa St. SW         710-9170
                                    Los Lunas, NM 87035                                                                                     Panos Marmaras & Mariessa Sanchez    1st
Kathy Sanchez Secretary                                                                     Roxanne Guerra will be cooking Italian Food     Wayne McClure & Cyndy Nellos          2nd
Gregg Flynn                                                             RESIGNATIONS                                                      9.0 Mixed TBA
Sarah Hartford                                                   Matt Myers & Katie Curry   Costumes are encouraged; you Must Play In      Congratulations to our winners
                                    Pamela Gatschet              Scott & Peggy Hughes       Your Costume. Prizes will be awarded and
Nate Mann                           404 Tulane Dr. SE 87106                                                                                 and thanks to everyone who
Dick Minzner                                                     Chris Daskalos             bring the Kids for Tennis Fun!                         participated!
                                    255-0119                     Brett Cooper
Sheri Nevins
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                                                                                                                       Congratulations to USTA Junior National Players!
Congratulations to all Players going to Nationals!                                                               TCA would like to congratulate the 14 & Under Advanced USTA Jun-
TCA would like to congratulate the players who are going to Nationals                                           ior Team players who are going to Nationals in Tucson, AZ. Oct 11-14;
           in Las Vegas, NV. Nov 15-18. WAY TO GO!                                                                 Michael Atkin, Eric Deichmann, Chloe Lee, Louisa Mackenzie, Abby
    9.0 Mixed Team - Kelly Walton, Ben Boersma, Alex Mansfield, Leslie Kelly,                                           Younger, Maddy Salazar, Rand Briggs, Eli Echt-Wilson.
                 Jud & Becky Lee, Casey Dellabarca, John Kennedy,
                    Eddie DePuy, Janelle Sanchez, Delese Dellios
                                                                                                                                             Website                                               New Mexico Junior
           RECYCLE at TCA                                                                                        Be sure to check out our website at
                                                               THE HIT LIST                                      It is updated regularly and has important information such                    Girls 12 Doubles:
Thanks to Lori & Cisco Ertz, Terese Bridges           Are you interested in substituting in regu-                 as a current member roster. Call TCA for the user name
 & Arni Melnikoff for making the recycling                                                                                                                                                     Chloe Lee - Finalist
                                                       lar singles or doubles play? If so, sign                          and password to access the “member’s area”.
of cans & bottles a success. You can help by          up at the club on the HIT LIST. You can                     We are adding a sub-list to help all members find more                           Congratulations!
 depositing your empty cans in one of the 2           also email us at to place               players. The TCA Fall League schedule is on-line now.                                Chloe!
 clearly marked “Recycle Only” green con-              your name on the HIT LIST. We need
 tainers located in the back courtyard. With           your name, phone number, NTRP level,
    your support we can make this work.                             and availability.                                                               OCHO’S TENNIS SHORTS
                                                               WE WANT YOU!                                                TCA Junior Development Classes will be:
            Corrections to Roster
            Neil & Lisa Riser #255-4003                                                                                    NEW FORMAT for Tourna-             Tuesday & Thursday - 4:00-5:30 pm   Young Future Stars
Kent Seis: Cell discontinued; Bob Wornall #508-2285                                                                        ment Group. The Tournament         Saturday Instruction: 2:00-3:30 pm  *Wednesday Group
                                                               New Member                                                  group will now be billed on a                                          6-12 Year Olds
                                                                                                                                                              Friday Instruction: 4:00-5:00 pm

                                                                                                                FALL PROGRAM
                                                           INCENTIVE PROGRAM:                                              monthly basis. The classes         Unsupervised Match Play will follow This program will be held
Condolences to Priss Thompson and Family                                                                                   will be Tuesday, Thursday and      instruction.                        in addition to the Saturday
                                                           If you sign up a NEW MEMBER, you will receive a                 Saturday for 1.5 hours. Due to                                         class. This program will
and Dick Minzner and Family for their loss                                                                                                                    Young Future Stars                  be held on Wednesdays for
                                                      $100 credit on your TCA bill. If they stay a member for              the fact that there will be NO
of loved ones recently. Please keep them in                                                                                                                   *Saturday Group                     a 5-week session, one hour
                                                           a year, you will receive another $100 credit.                   make-ups for any reason and                                            per week, $44 member,
               your thoughts.                                                                                              the session is pre-billed, there   6-12 Year Olds
                                                                                                                                                                                                  $49 non-member (plus
                                                                                                                           will be extra lesson days on       This program will be held on        tax). Starting date will be
                                                                                                                           Fridays. Fridays will be free      Saturday for a 5-week session, Wednesday, October 31st.
                                                                                                                                                              one hour per week, $44, mem-
         Dates To Remember:                                    SPEEDTRACX                                                  workout days for one hour
                                                                                                                           with one instructor. If you
                                                                                                                                                              ber, $49, non-member (plus
                                                                                                                                                              tax). Starting date will be Sat- Beginner/
ä Oct 26 - Mix-It-Up Doubles                          TCA has purchased a SpeedTrac Sport                                  attend all classes, Fridays are    urday, October 27th.                Adv. Beginner
ä Oct 27 - TCA Fall League                            Radar used for clocking and improving                                free (4 to 5 - hours per month -
                                                                                                                                                              Beginners                           Wednesday: 2:30-3:30 pm
                    Playoffs & BBQ                      the speed of serves or other types of
                                                                                                                           free). The monthly fee will be
                                                                                                                                                              Saturday: 11:00 am – Noon
                                                                                                                           $175 for members, $190 non-                                            Adv. Beginner/
ä Oct 28 - TCA Fall League Finals                      shots. It can be checked out from the                               members (plus tax).                                                    Intermediate
                                                                                                                                                              Advanced Beginner/
ä Oct. 29 - Singles’ Ladder Begins                                                                                         The next session will start                                            Wednesday: 4:00-5:00 pm
                                                       Manager’s Office during Club Hours                                                                     Intermediate
ä Oct 31 - Halloween                                         and returned the same day.
                                                                                                                           October 2nd.
                                                                                                                                                              Saturday: Noon - 1:00 pm

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