The Tennis Classic of Macon
Presented by the W.L. Amos Sr. Foundation
STRATFORD ACADEMY – JAIME KAPLAN TENNIS CENTER * OCTOBER 19-26, 2014
Qualifying Draw Released
MACON, Georgia, (October 18, 2014) Singles qualifying begins on Sunday, October 19 at 9:30 a.m.at Stratford Academy for the 2014 Tennis Classic of Macon.
30 players will compete for four qualifying spots on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday morning.
Featured matches on Sunday include former University of Florida star, Allie Will taking on No. 5 seed, Jasmine Paolini of Italy. Not before 11;30, Mari Ozaka of Japan takes on Jacqueline Cako and not before 3:30, former world No. 7 Nicole Vaidisova takes on Macon teenager, Ariadna Riley.
Four courts will feature qualifying action on Sunday.
“It’s a great qualifying draw,” says Mercer Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach, Eric Hayes. “There are going to be some great matches and this sets us up for the rest of the week. The weather is going to be perfect and this is what we work all year for.”
This is one of the three fall events where U.S. players can earn points for the USTA’s wildcard into the first major of 2015.