Ball crew needed for Family Circle Cup 2012

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The Family Circle Cup is now accepting applications for 200 adult and junior Ball Crew members.

“The Family Circle Cup is dependent on the help and dedication from its ball crew volunteers,” said Eleanor Adams, Family Circle Cup Tournament Manager. “Our biggest need is for ball crew volunteers during the first five days of the tournament because of the largest quantity of early round matches.”

Detailed Ball Crew information and applications are available online or at the Family Circle Tennis Center on Daniel Island.

An informational parent meeting will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, February 18th, at the Family Circle Stadium, at 161 Seven Farms Drive. The first practice will immediately follow the parent’s informational meeting on center court. Weekly Ball Crew training sessions will be held at the Tennis Center from 1 - 3 p.m. every Saturday from February 25th - March 24th. A final, mandatory training session will be held on Friday, March 30th. All participants are needed at the Family Circle Cup (Saturday, March 30th - Thursday April 5th. An All-Star Team will be selected based on ability, performance and attitude for the quarterfinals, semifinals and finals, April 6th - April 8th.

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