Salisbury Hosts McDonald’s Mid-Atlantic Clay Court Tennis Tournament
Salisbury Country Club in Chesterfield County will host the Mid-Atlantic Clay Court Championships for its 17th year. The tennis tournament will begin July 9 and conclude on July 14. The tournament has more than doubled the size of the draw, the number of sponsors, and the number of spectators, since its first year. This year we are expecting college players, local pros, and coaches from all over the country. Our goal is to attract top ranked professionals. Last year we increased the prize money to $7,500 for the mens and womens singles winner. Our tournament amenities are bar none. We continue each year to grow this high quality event.
Scott Steinour, the tennis director at Salisbury Country Club says, “We are so proud of how this tournament has grown over the last fifteen years. We are also extremely grateful to our sponsors, without whom this event would be impossible. This event also demonstrates what an impressive tennis community is right here in Richmond. This tournament draws not only top players, but the most appreciative and knowledgeable fans imaginable.”
The tournamentís major sponsors include McDonaldís, Ruthís Chris Steak House, Virginia Cancer Institute, Computer Resource Company, TowneBank Richmond, Keiter, Asset Protection Group, Mr. Able Propane, Vino Market, Commonwealth Surgical Solutions, Capital Waste Services, Big Hermís Catering, Mike Finfgeld, Haley Automotive Group, Anthem, Lane Homes, and SMARTBOX Portable Storage & Moving. For more information about the tournament, the payouts, the schedule of events, and to register, please log onto www.midatlanicclaycourts.com.
Salisbury Country Club is located at 13620 West Salisbury Road in Midlothian. Information about the club is available at www.salisburycountryclub.com or by calling 804.794.6841.