THE 88th ANNUAL ASHEVILLE OPEN
Aston Park Tennis Center - Adult Tournament July 9-14; Junior Tournament July 19-21
Event Photos now available!
Adult tournament photos now posted, with sponsor galleries and much more still to come. The Juniors Championship photos will be available after the tournament.
Catherine Rennard and Garrett Swaney were selected as The 88th Asheville Open | Tennis Championships Sportsmanship Award Winners
The 88th Asheville Open | Tennis Championships presented by Brian Elston Law selected and honored two Junior Sportsmanship Awards for the 2019 marquee event.
The 2019 Vaughn Family and 2019 Buster Brown Sportsmanship awards, which honors the outstanding sportsmanship Juniors throughout the Championships weekend. The sportsmanship awards for the 88th Asheville Open - Junior Tournament were awarded to
2019 Buster Brown sportsmanship award - Garrett Swaney
2019 Vaughn Family sportsmanship award - Catherine Rennard
Garrett and Catherine played singles and doubles and exemplified outstanding sportsmanship throughout the weekend. Both players were pleasant and a joy to be around on and off the court. Garrett Swaney finished as the 3rd place finisher in the boys 14 singles. Catherine Rennard won the overall singles title in the girls 14 singles. Along with the silver plates each player received, they were awarded a Dunlop gift bag and tennis racquet from our Champion Sponsor and Partner Dunlop Tennis USA. Added bonus was the prestigious USTA - North Carolina sportsmanship pin.
On behalf of the honorees, the Asheville Tennis Association donated over $1000 to charities and the beneficiaries selected by the honorees were noted as: St. Jude’s, Samaritans Purse, Asheville Tennis Association and Adaptive Tennis Association of North Carolina.