From September 14-16, eight Division 3 tennis teams will compete on the prestigious grass courts during the Hall of Fame Intercollegiate Tennis Association Grass Court Invitational. Admission to the three-day tourney will be free of charge and open to the public, providing fans a great opportunity to see incredibly competitive tennis.
Matches will be played on the historic Bill Talbert Stadium Court and on the additional grass courts at the Hall of Fame, all of which have hosted many of the sport's greatest tennis legends over the years.
Eight teams (4 women's and 4 men's) will compete in a flighted singles and doubles round robin format, playing for individual ITA Ranking Points. Following is a list of participating teams, listed with their national ITA ranking, based on the standings at June 5, 2018.
Men's Teams: Bowdoin College No. 2 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps No. 6 Trinity University Washington University in St. Louis
Women's Teams: University of Chicago No. 10 Carnegie Mellon No. 11 Emory University No. 2 Washington and Lee University No. 18
For more information, visit tennisfame.com/ita.
The Hall of Fame ITA Grass Court Invitational will be held September 16 - 18 at the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, Rhode Island. The event is free of charge and open to the public, providing a great opportunity for fans to see high caliber competitive tennis. During the event days, admission to the museum at the International Tennis Hall of Fame will be reduced to $8 from the standard $15, making it a great time for tennis fans to visit. Admission to the museum for kids ages 16 & under is always free.