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Four USTA Pro Circuit Tournaments In May

April 14, 2010 05:50 PM

Five USTA Pro Circuit tournaments begin play during May in Southeastern states, two of which offer $50,000 in prize money.

Tail 2010 Savannah Challenger
The Tail 2010 Savannah Challenger is a $50,000 tournament running May 3-9 at the Franklin Creek Tennis Center, The Landings Club. Qualifying runs May 1-2. Last year’s tournament was awarded the Special Tennis Event of the Year award by USTA Georgia. 

Visit the Tail Activewear website.

Southern players entered into the tournament include Donald Young and Bobby Reynolds. The best known names in the draw is long-time American stars Taylor Dent and Jan-Michael Gambill.

The singles main draw will have 32 players. Web site: www.savannahchallenger.com

RBC Bank Women’s Challenger
The RBC Bank Women’s Challenger presented by Coca-Cola and Courtyard Marriott is a $50,000 tournament to be played May 10-16 at the North Hills Club, 4824 Yadkin Dr., Raleigh, N.C. Qualifying begins May 9.

Among the events scheduled are: Adult Pro Am for Sponsors, May 10; Sponsor, Player, Volunteer Party, May 11; Media Day InterAct Night, May 12; USTA Member Appreciation Day, May 13; Prince Demo Night, May 14 and Kid’s Carnival, May 15.

The tournament will have a singles main draw of 32 with 32 qualifying. The doubles main draw will consist of 16 teams. Entry deadline is April 22. Web site: www.rbcbankwomenschallenger.com

Click for tournament poster. Click for daily schedule.

Palmetto Pro Open
The Palmetto Pro Open is a $10,000 USTA Pro Circuit tournament scheduled for May 24-30 at the Palmentto Tennis Center, 400 Theatre Dr. Sumter, S.C.

There is a 32-player singles main draw with 128 in qualifying. The doubles main draw is set for 16 teams. Entry deadline is May 6. Contact Tournament Director Tom Ruth, truth@sumter-sc.com.

Head/Tail Activewear Women’s Tournament
The Head/Tail Activewear Women’s $10,000 Tournament will be played May 31-June 6 at the Van Der Meer Tennis Center, 19 Dellyon Ave., Hilton Head Island, S.C.

There will be a main draw of 32 with a qualifying field set for 128. Entry deadline is May 13. Web site: www.vandermeertennis.com.

VDM Tennis Center will be hosting Singles and Doubles Wild Card Events for entry into the Head/Tail Women's 10K taking place from May 29-June 6 on Hilton Head Island. The singles event will take place from May 24th -26th; with doubles being held on May 27th and 28th.  Full Entry Proceduure and Information is listed below. Please forward to anyone who may be interested.

The entry procedure for the HH Women’s 10K Wild Card event entails each applicant emailing the tournament director (justynschelver@hotmail.com) with name, phone number, IPIN, and method of payment.  Matches will be scheduled for Monday, May 24th -Wednesday, May 26th.  Entries will be taken in the order which they’re received and draws are limited to 32 players. (So please send them by email ASAP).  The winner of the singles event will receive a MAIN DRAW Wild Card.   All matches will be 2 out of 3 sets with a 10 point tie -break  for  the 3rd.   

An 8 team doubles Wild Card event will take place on Thursday, May 27th and Friday, May 28th.  Entries will be taken by email and regulated by the tournament committee.  The winner of the doubles event will receive a QUALIFYING Wild Card. Pro set scoring will be used for all doubles matches. 

Entry for the Qualifying itself is done online at www.itftennis.com.  Players must select women’s circuit and then click on the Entry/Withdrawal form tab and then submit their entry directly to the ITF.  Players must sign in at VDM TENNIS CENTER on Friday, May 28th between 3-6 and matches will start on Saturday, May 29th.  

Mount Pleasant $10,000 Women’s Tournament
This tournament will be played June 14-20 at The Players Racquet and Tennis Club, 1513 Mathis Ferry Rd., Mt. Pleasant, S.C.




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