Tags archives: Tennis

Volvo Car Open - Day 2
Volvo Car Open - Day 1
  • Volvo Car Open - Day 1

  • Day 1 at the Volvo Car Open had me running around like mad covering a variety of on-court and off-court player appearances. You have to be EXTREMELY flexible to cover this game!!! :-) Here are a few shots from the day. Enjoy... [...]
Family Circle Cup is now Volvo Car Open
  • Family Circle Cup is now Volvo Car Open

  • The Family Circle Cup has a new title sponsor and is now the Volvo Car Open! Don't worry, the longest running and largest women's professional tennis tournament is still the same amazing event it always has been...just with a new name. :-) Here are some images from the days before the official[...]
Angelique Kerber
  • Angelique Kerber

  • Congratulations to 2015 Family Circle Cup Champion, and now 2016 Australian Open Champion, Angelique Kerber!!! Less than a year after winning in Charleston, Kerber stunned Serena Williams down under in a 6-4 3-6 6-4 thriller. This is her first grand slam title! The big-hitting lefty's accomplishm[...]
  • Best Tennis Town in America

  • "As announced live at the US Open in New York, Charleston has WON the 2010 Best Tennis Town in America contest, ahead of second-place finisher Atlanta, GA and third-place finisher Richmond, VA.   Along with the incredible the honor (and bragging rights), the lowcountry area will receive a $100,000 a[...]
  • Family Circle Cup Photo in Charleston Magazine

  •   Most of you know I'm one of the Official Photographers of the Family Circle Cup.  Last year I had the honor of meeting a fabulous sports writer by the name of Bobby Chintapalli!  She was terrific to work with and a pleasure to be around.  She just emailed me a link to this article she wrote for Ch[...]
  • Featured on the Sony Ericsson WTA Tour Website

  • Mike Saia, my “Boss” for the week at the Family Circle Cup when I photograph the professional tennis tournament there every spring, just sent me this note:  “Check out the WTA home page: www.sonyericssonwtatour.com.  Wait for the Flash to move to More News!”  Turns out the Sony Ericsson WTA Tou[...]
  • Family Circle Cup Wrap-Up

  • It’s been over a week since the Family Circle Cup, and I’m FINALLY feeling fully recuperated.  J  This year’s tournament was a AWESOME.  Sam Stosur literally CRUSHED Vera Zvonareva to win her second (and biggest) WTA Tour Championship.  She had an amazing 36 winners in the 6-0, 6-3 final that wa[...]
  • Portrait of a Champion

  • After the final ball was struck, the trophy was raised, the last interview was made, and Samantha Stosur was able to relax for a few minutes…a small group of five photographers was granted an exclusive photo shoot with the Champion on the roof of the Market Pavilion Hotel in downtown Charleston. [...]
  • Family Circle Cup Finals

  • Well, the Family Circle Cup is over!  But what an AMAZING display of power and domination in the 52-minute final.  Samantha Stosur completely dominated Vera Zvonareva and took the championship match into the record books as the fastest final in the history of the tournament!  I think Vera’s an ex[...]
  • Family Circle Cup Doubles Champions

  • Even though the media world doesn’t pay as much attention to doubles as they do singles, I LOVE doubles.  So I decided to cover the doubles final of Liezel Huber and Nadia Petrova vs Vania King and Michaella Krajicek.  Fortunately, somebody else thinks doubles is still an important part of the [...]
  • Game, Set, Rock!

  • “Game, Set, Rock!” was a HUGE success this year at the Family Circle Cup.  The match between John McEnroe and Jim Courier couldn’t have been any better.  With John showing his deft touch and Jim showcasing that raw power, both champions obviously still “have it”!  The match was tightly contested,[...]