Family Circle Cup needs tournament ball crew

DANIEL ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - The Family Circle Cup is now accepting applications for 200 adult and junior Ball Crew members, and the 2011 tournament is in special need of adult Ball Crew members.  Detailed Ball Crew information and applications are available at, or at the Family Circle Tennis Center on Daniel Island.  Marking the tournament's 39th consecutive year, the Family Circle Cup is scheduled April 2-10, 2011 at the Family Circle Tennis Center.

An informational meeting will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, January 15, 2011 at the Family Circle Tennis Center located at 161 Seven Farms Drive, Daniel Island.  Weekly Ball Crew training sessions will be held at the Tennis Center from 2:30- 4:30 p.m. every Saturday from January 22 - March 26.  A final, mandatory training session will be held on Friday, April 1.

All participants are needed at the Family Circle Cup (Saturday, April 2 - Thursday, April 7).  An All-Star Team will be selected based on ability, performance and attitude for the quarterfinals, semifinals and finals, April 8 - April 10, 2011.  To get an application, or for more info, visit or contact Dan Tumbleston at (843) 367-0279 or

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