It's that time of year again. The Men's Futures of Pittsburgh tournament has arrived. This is the time of year where I spend 10+ hours at the Mt. Lebanon Tennis center every day taking 1000s of photos, sweeping and lining dozens of courts, and getting the absolute worst sunburn of the summer. It's all good though. It's all good.
Yesterday was the first day of the qualifying draw. It's a 64-man draw and 8 of those 64 move on to the main singles draw. The first couple of days are usually the busiest for me because I have to run around and try to get photos of all 32 matches. Actually as I'm sitting here typing this, day 2 is beginning and the first round of 10am matches just went on.
Here are a few shots from day 1: