August 24, 2016 - ALL TOURNAMENT HOSTS!!! Please remember you must PAY your TFA/TSCA DUES before October 31st. *Regular school or individual membership is due by January 31, 2017 (However, if you are attending TSCA Convention, it's best to pay before then).
CLICK HERE for explanation of which membership to choose when joining TSCA/TFA and paying dues.
August 24, 2016 - The 2016-17 JOT-IQT-linked TOURNAMENT CALENDAR can be found by clicking the blue "Tournaments" link above. Best of luck if you're competing this first weekend! *REMINDER: to be sure to go over the *NEW* IQT Chart under "Quick Links" section for slight changes in qualifying for TFA State. Have a great tournament season ahead!
August 12, 2016 - WELCOME BACK TO SCHOOL! *If you are a new Coach, or have moved to another school from last year, please notify your REGION REP with your new contact information. Have a successful and amazing year & tournament season ahead!
August 7, 2016 - The tentative IQT Calendar is now active at the blue TOURNAMENTS link above.
July 31, 2016 - The "TOURNAMENTS" link above will be active when the updated IQT calendar is complete with links through JOT. Until then, please visit the tentative calendar HERE. Thank you for your patience as we update!
July 30, 2016 - The Executive Council, with newly-elected President, Noah Recker (Region 3), and including guest JOT owner, Brent Hinkle, met in San Antonio July 22-23 to discuss various issues, set the 2017 State Tournament location, and other items. Minutes from the officer retreat, as well as the newest version of the TFA State Qualification chart, are posted on this page. *NOTE: IQT calendar items will again be under JOT control and linked to IQT reports, so that page is being edited and updated soon. In the meantime, the tentative calendar can be found HERE.
**We hope everyone has a wonderful new school and tournament season 2016-17!!
July 19, 2016 - The TFA EC will be attending their annual Officer Retreat this weekend, July 22-23, 2016 in San Antonio. *Please let your Region Reps know if there are item(s) you would like to see added to the Agenda for discussion and/or vote.
*Deadline for TOURNAMENT HOSTS to pay TFA membership dues is
October 31 each year.
*Deadline for regular membership in TFA/TSCA is January 31 each year.
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