Casey Reagan Herridge
Mar 13, 2018

2018 Float Dates

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Here are the 2018 Float Dates:

 

March 15-18: Mabry Adult Open and Senior Major Zone

April 27-29: San Antonio Fiesta Adult and Junior Open

May 25-27 Bub Walthal Memorial Day Adult and Junior Open 

June 8-10: COMBO

July 13-15: Bending Branch Winery Adult Major Zone

Sept. 7-9: Texas Adult Sectionals Tournament

Nov. 9-11: Tri-Level

Nov. 30-Dec. 2: South Texas Adult and Junior Open

 

Please remember that the requesting captain must give a minimum of 72 hours notice to the opposing captain to declare a float line. If notification is not given a minimum of 72 hours prior to match time, captains will be required to play all lines as scheduled. Rescheduling falls under the 21 day makeup rule. Each line in the makeup match that was floated must contain at least one player from the SATA tournament that resulted in the floated line.

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