Come watch some of the world’s top-ranked men’s tennis professionals play in the 19th Annual Lewis and Clark Community College Men’s Pro Tennis Classic July 16-24. The tournament is a United States Tennis Association (USTA) Men’s Futures Pro Circuit event and draws players from countries as far away as Australia, Venezuela and Zimbabwe. Qualifying play begins Saturday, July 16, with players competing for a place in the 32-player main draw. Play continues daily, ending with the championship on Sunday, July 24.
The college will host a free tennis clinic for children on Saturday, July 16, from 9:30 a.m. to noon in the George C. Terry River Bend Arena. Children of all ages will have a chance to learn racket positioning, how to serve, volley and more from some of the tournament’s professionals and Lewis and Clark tennis players. Free lunch and prizes will be provided. For more information about the Lewis and Clark tournament, visit http://www.lc.edu/usta/ or call (618) 468-6002.
Andy Simpson Tennis Complex at Lewis and Clark Community College 5800 Godfrey Road, Godfrey, Illinois 62035 View Map