Lovett vs. Luchici for Qualifying Wild Card

May 8, 2014 05:14 PM

One local tennis player will go from a local Atlanta academy or facility onto the courts of the BB&T Atlanta Open!

That player was Korey Lovett, who begins play for the University of Alabama this fall.

The winner of the BB&T Atlanta Open Wild Card Challenge will earned a wild card into the qualifying draw of our ATP World Tour 250 event.

Final: Tuesday, July 15, 9:30 a.m. on Court 3 at Atlantic Station

  • Korey Lovett (Brevard, N.C.) d. Raian Luchici (Marietta) 6-3, 6-4

Semifinal results from Monday, July 14

  • Korey Lovett (Brevard, N.C.) d. Ian Melnik 6-1, 6-3 (Lawrenceville)
  • Raian Luchici (Marietta) d. Chris Eubanks (Atlanta) 6-2, 3-6, 6-4Local club tournament details:
Windward Tennis Academy
Windward Lake Club
2001 Lake Windward Drive 
Alpharetta, GA 30005 
Tournament dates: May 26-29
Deadline: Friday, May 23
Winner: Korey Lovett d. Danie van den Heever
6-7, 6-2, 6-3

Universal Tennis Academy
DeKalb Tennis Center
1400 McConnell Drive 
Decatur, GA 30033
Tournament dates: May 12-16
Deadline: Sunday, May 11 at noon
Winner: Raian Luchici d. Jordan DeLass
6-1, 6-3

Tennis Academy of the South
Sandy Springs Tennis Center
500 Abernathy Road 
Atlanta, GA 30328
Tournament dates: May 19-22
Deadline: Monday, May 16
Winner: Chris Eubanks d. Davis Dawson
6-4, 7-6

Life Time Fitness at Peachtree Corners
6350 Courtside Drive 
Norcross, GA 30092
Tournament dates: May 26-29
Deadline: Friday, May 23
Winner: Emil Reinberg d. Walker Duncan
7-6, 6-3
Ian Melnik
is substituting for Emil Reinberg

For more information, contact Turhan Berne, 678-283-2739,