ASHLAND, KY — An initial entry list of players has been released for the Braidy Industries $60,000 Women’s Tennis Classic, A USTA Pro Circuit Event Presented by Bon Secours Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital. Prequalifying (July 14-15) and qualifying (July 22-23) matches will precede the main draw event scheduled for July 24-29 at the Ashland Tennis Center.
Twenty top 200 players are on the entry list, which can be downloaded here. The entry list will be updated leading up to the tournament and can be viewed, along with other tournament information, at itftennis.com.
The USTA Pro Circuit provides a pathway to the US Open and tour-level competition, and is a frequent battleground for established professionals. On average, more than 1,000 men and women from more than 70 countries compete on the circuit annually for more than $3 million in prize money and ATP and WTA points.
Other public events are planned as part of the Ashland tournament, including:
- Opening Ceremony
- Junior Pro-Am
- Adult Pro-Am
- Youth Recreation Day
- Kickoff Party
- Players’ Party