Winston-Salem Open Tennis Tickets Go on Sale Tomorrow
Tomorrow, May 15, 2012, is a day all Winston-Salem tennis fans have been waiting for - it is the day that tickets go on sale for the 2012 Winston-Salem Open U.S. Open Tennis Series Tournament coming up in August!
Andy Roddick, John Isner and More to Play this Year
Last year, the opening year of the tournament, we were not only graced with a wonderful event but also some top name tennis names like Andy Roddick, John Isner, James Blake, Alexandr Dolgopolov, Kevin Anderson, and Donald Young, All 6 of these players are ATP ranked in the top 100. And who knows who else may still sign up for the Winston-Salem Open with three months left before the tourny begins! And, the cherry on top? John Isner, a NC-Triad native (from Greensboro, NC), won the entire event as local fans cheered him on loud and clear in the stands.
Update: 6/27/12 - Tsonga will play WS open in 2012
The world ATP #6 ranked tennis pro, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, hails from France and committed today to compete at the Winston-Salem Open in 2012! This is another big win for WInston-Salem and hte U.S. Open Tennis Series this year.
ATP Tennis Comes to Winston-Salem on August 18-25, 2012
The tournament, formerly named Pilot Penn and held in New Haven, CT, runs August 18-25, 2012, at the Wake Forest Tennis Complex adjacent to BB&T Field. It is one of the most watched tournaments in the U.S. Open Series because it is the last tournament before the one and only Grand Slam tennis event, the U.S. Open in New York City. Everyone keeps an eye out to see who to watch for in New York.
How to Buy Winston-Salem Open Tickets
Tickets go on sale tomorrow. They can be purchased online at www.winstonsalemopen.com, by calling (336) 758-6409 or in person at the Wake Forest ticket office located at Bridger Field House at BB&T Field. If you are a local tennis fan, you can actually buy tickets at the box office one hour before they go on sale anywhere else! Be at Wake Forest's Bridger Field House at 9 am tomorrow for the first pick of Winston-Salem Open tickets! And as an added incentive, the first 50 people in line at Bridger (who make a purchase) will get a FREE Chick-fil-A biscuit and a are eligible for a chance to win FREE Chick-fil-A for a year.