NEWS AND COMMENTARY ON WOMEN'S PROFESSIONAL TENNIS
Monday, February 25, 2008
Spartanburg teen gets Charleston qualifying wild card
Number 1 seed Mallory Cecil of Spartanburg, South Carolina has won the SMASH State Open Clay Court Junior Cup, which gives her an automatic wild card into qualifying for the 2008 Family Circle Cup. In a match that lasted over three hours, Cecil defeated number 2 seed Nadja Gilchrist of Hilton Head, South Carolina, 6-4, 6-7, 7-5.