Ball Persons



•    Ball persons play a very important role in the overall operation of each match. Their primary job is to retrieve balls when they are out of play.

•   Must have working knowledge of the game of tennis (Example: Scoring, change of ends, etiquette, etc.)
•   Can stand and run for one hour or more
•   Can concentrate for extended lengths of time
•   Must be at least 12 years old by August 1, 2015


Who is required to try out? 
•   Those who have not been a ball person at a prior Winston-Salem Open.
•   Any prior Winston-Salem Open ball persons who the training team require to try-out again.

Tryout Location

Wake Forest University Indoor Tennis Center
100 W. 32nd Street, Winston-Salem, NC  27105

When are tryouts?

Friday, July 312015 4-6pm
Saturday, August 1, 2015 10am-12pm


To register to be a ball person for the 2015 Winston-Salem Open, please click here.

Training Sessions

How many training session are required?  
•   At least 3 out of the 5 sessions 4-6 pm on the following dates:
1.      Wednesday, August 5, 2015
2.      Monday, August 10, 2015
3.      Wednesday, August 12, 2015
4.      Monday, August 17, 2015
5.      Wednesday, August 19, 2015