GODFREY -- The 2014 Alton Junior Open Tennis Tournament will be held Friday through Sunday (Aug. 10) at Lewis and Clark Community College.
It is a USTA Challenger Level junior tournament that earns points towards in the St Louis USTA district. All players 18-and- younger are welcome to enter.
Events include boys and girls singles and doubles in the age divisions of 12-and-under, 14-and-under, 16-and-under, plus 18-and-under in both singles and doubles.
Tournament director James Humphrey said, “Last year, we had over 40 participants and the competition was great.”
In 2013, local players Allan Bower and Janelle Wilson were champions in the boys and girls 18-and-under respectively.
Deadline for registration is midnight Tuesday. Players can sign up by contacting Alton Parks and Rec, visiting the USTA TennisLink Web site, or contacting Humphrey at (314) 884-1077.