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VCO 2019 - Day 6
  • VCO 2019 - Day 6

  • Semi-final Saturday at the Volvo Car Open was an absolutely thrilling In doubles, the team of Anna-Lena GROENEFELD and Alicja ROSOLSKA as well as the team of Irina KHROMACHEVA and Veronika KUDERMETOVA are moving on to the finals. In singles, Caroline Wozniacki was too much for Petra Martic to han[...]
VCO 2019 - Day 5
  • VCO 2019 - Day 5

  • Day 5 at the Volvo Car Open delivered the drama! Highlights included Madison Keys finally beating her friend Sloane Stephens for the first time in four attempts. Plus, Petra Martic upset the No. 9 seed, Belinda Bencic, to get to the biggest semi-final of her career. Others moving on to the semis [...]
VCO 2019 - Day 3
  • VCO 2019 - Day 3

  • We survived "Hump Day" at the Volvo Car Open! The best part was, the sun came out. YAY!!! There was a ton of AMAZING action, both on and off the courts. Here are a few selects from another incredible day of WTA tennis... [...]
VCO 2019 - Day 2
  • VCO 2019 - Day 2

  • Round 1 of the Main Draw at the 2019 Volvo Car Open is in the history books! It was a cold and windy day. But the light was great and the energy was electric!!! The day started off with special appearance by former world number 1, Tracy Austin, at the Doubles & Bubbles Luncheon.  On the court[...]
VCO 2019 - Day 1
  • VCO 2019 - Day 1

  • Qualifying rounds are completed. The main draw has been set. And Day 1 of the Volvo Car Open was full of triumphs and defeats! Early in the day I had a great time photographing all the amazing ball crew when Kristyna Pliskova made a special appearance. Another highlights of the day was photogr[...]
VCO 2019 - Iconic Photo Shoot
  • VCO 2019 - Iconic Photo Shoot

  • To kick of the start of the Volvo Car Open each year, the tournament has me photograph what they call the Iconic Photo Shoot. They select two players, who we take to an iconic Charleston landmark, where they pretend to play a little tennis. This year's players were rising American star, Danielle Col[...]
VCO 2019 - Family Day
  • VCO 2019 - Family Day

  • The first day of qualifying at the Volvo Car Open (www.volvocaropen.com) was absolutely EPIC!!! Between Family Day, VIP clinics, all the special player autograph sessions, and the Draw Party, there was so much to see and photograph. It kept me hopping while I hustled to cover everything...including [...]
Volvo Car Open Banner
  • Volvo Car Open Banner

  • ONLY 20 DAYS TO GO!!! The 2018 Volvo Car Open is coming up fast! I'm so excited that one of my images of Daria Kasatkina, last year's Champion, made the stadium banner! Now when you're commuting home on I-526 and look over at the stadium, you can think of me. ;-) The grounds crew is in full sw[...]
The Australian Open
  • The Australian Open

  • It was a true thrill to be able to photograph the action at the Australian Open this week! I'm not only a tennis and sports photographer, but also a longtime fan and avid player of the sport. This has been a "bucket list" item for me to check off the list!!! Congratulations to all the athletes, c[...]
Volvo Car Open 2017 - Day 9
  • Volvo Car Open 2017 - Day 9

  • Day 9 of the Volvo Car Open was an epic finish to a fantastic week of tennis! Bethanie-Mattek Sands and Lucie Saffarova showed why they are such good friends, and why they are the #1 doubles team in the world!!! After clinching this, their second title in Charleston, defeating Katerina Siniakova [...]
Volvo Car Open 2017 - Day 8
  • Volvo Car Open 2017 - Day 8

  • Day 8 of the Volvo Car Open left two VERY HUNGER teenagers standing!!! Not since Anna Ivanovic in 2001 has a teenager won this tournament. This year, it's guaranteed that another teenager will take home the title! Both Daria Kastkina and Jelena Ostapenko are 19 years old. Both are rising stars. Both[...]
Volvo Car Open 2017 - Day 7
  • Volvo Car Open 2017 - Day 7

  • Day 7 of the Volvo Car Open brought us down to JUST FOUR playeers left!!! Each of them survived the round of 16 through fearless play, upsetting all the top seeds along the way. I look at each of the four players left in the draw and find I like every single one of them for different reasons: Laura [...]