ABOUT MARTI RODRIGUEZ: Marti Rodriguez kept the USTA Texas
Section office organized and focused from 1983 until she began her
battle with cancer in 2005. Marti had the total trust of each
person in the tennis world as well as with the rest of her world
and family. She was the resident expert of style, grace, rankings
and punctuation in the Texas Section office. After a nearly
two-year battle with cancer, our beloved Marti Rodriguez passed
away on April 17, 2007. Marti was loved and respected by everyone,
without exception. The Capital Area Tennis Association and the USTA
Texas Section are happy to name the Austin ZAT after Marti
Rodriguez. In addition, by increasing the average ZAT entry fee by
five dollars each player will donate to the Texas Tennis &
Education Foundation which helps players who could not otherwise
afford to play tennis. Promoting tennis at all levels was always a
passion of Marti Rodriguez. TEXAS JUNIOR POINTS: ZAT
ELIGIBILITY: This tournament is for all non-qualified Texas
resident junior players and Championship level junior players who
are in their LAST TWO MONTHS of age eligibility. Players may only
compete in one ZAT/CMZ/SCMZ per month. REGISTRATION: Players
must register at first match playing site 30 minutes prior to start
SCHEDULE OF PLAY: As early as 8:00 am Saturday. Players will
be expected to play up to three singles matches per day.
EMAIL FOR INFORMATION: DIRECTOR@AUSTINTENNIS.ORG; Tournament sites:
To be determined
Player Selection Type
New Youth Website:
For more information on Challenger, CMZ, or SCMZ schedules, and "Junior Know The Rules," please visit www.youthtennistexas.com
Info you need to know! Check out the ZAT Tournament Guide
10 & Under Regulation - Challengers
Challenger 10s offer 10 & Under Orange Ball Division (orange ball, 60 foot court). Site Directors and USTA Officials will strongly enforce 25" racket rule for orange ball division. All rackets will be checked. 10 & Under Green Ball Division (green dot ball, 78 foot court and 27 inch racquet). For the full 10s regulation, please click here
ZAT Consolation Format
For 2014, ZATs will continue to use the new consolation format known as the “The First Off Method.” This new format eliminates “maybe matches” and almost every player in consolation will play their first consolation match on Saturday.
No Selection Process. All registered players will be selected.
Entry to this tournament is open to specified residents only. Entries must be submitted by Monday, July 01, 2013 11:59:00 PM Central Time. Only USTA members can register online if available.
In the future, you can jump straight to this tournament by entering the tournament identification number: 800002213 from the searchable schedule homepage.
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