Johnson Summer Classic
The Johnson Summer Classic is a USTA-sanctioned, adult tournament hosted every year in August. This year will be the 8th Annual Johnson Summer Classic benefiting the Kelly Johnson Foundation. If you would like to get involved–play, volunteer, or sponsor the event, see the event information below.
8th Annual Johnson Summer Classic | August 7th, 2021
- All Singles Divisions: Men’s NTRP (3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5), Women’s (3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5)
- Entries close: Tuesday, August 3rd
- Draws posted: Thursday, August 5th
- Tournament Location: Hart Park, 7300 Chestnut St, Milwaukee, WI 53213
- 1-DAY ONLY (Sunday, Aug. 8th is reserved for rain check if needed)
- USTA-SANCTIONED LEVEL 6 EVENT
- Draw Format: First Match Losing Consolation (Guaranteed at least 2 matches)
- Scoring Format: 1 Pro Set to 8 games. 10 point tie breaker at 8 games all.
- $30 per singles player
- 2014 – 2016 RESULTS: Not available online.
- 2017 RESULTS: Johnson Summer Classic
- 2018 RESULTS: Johnson Summer Classic
- 2019 RESULTS: Johnson Summer Classic
- 2020 RESULTS: Johnson Summer Classic
- TROPHIES awarded to winning player in each division!
- RAFFLE PRIZE GIVEAWAY for ALL PLAYERS competing! (up to $200 value)
Are you a high school tennis player? Email firstname.lastname@example.org for discount code to compete!
***All tournament players will sign a health waiver before play (confirming they do NOT have symptoms or exposure risks as listed by the CDC guidelines) and ensuring the health & safety of all other participants at the event. See COVID-19 Return to Play Procedures as we will be implementing at the event.
Title Sponsor: Flora Fruit Company
Ball Sponsor: Wilson Sporting Goods
🌀 Pay It Forward Initiative: We are partnering with Second Serve 501(c)3 to donate new and gently used tennis gear to kids in need at Milwaukee Tennis & Education Foundation. Feel free to bring items to the collection bin on-site. Our goal is 80 items to celebrate our 8th annual event!
♻️ Our Sustainability Initiative: We recycle all tennis balls after the tournament with Recycleballs.
Johnson Summer Classic 2020 | Saturday, August 1st, 2020
Johnson Summer Classic 2019 | Saturday, August 3rd, 2019
Johnson Summer Classic 2018 | Saturday, August 4th, 2018
- Over 20 participants in 4 Divisions!
- 4 sponsors and raised over $350 for the Johnson Family Scholarship awarded in 2017.
Johnson Summer Classic 2017 | Saturday, August 12th, 2017
- 12 participants in 2 Divisions!
- 3 sponsors and raised over $225 for the Johnson Family Scholarship awarded in 2017.
Johnson Summer Classic 2016 | Saturday, August 27th, 2016
- Over 30 participants in 4 Divisions!
- 7 sponsors and raised over $500 for the Johnson Family Scholarship awarded in 2016.
Johnson Summer Classic 2015 | Saturday, August 15th, 2015
- Over 35 participants in 5 Divisions!
- 9 sponsors and raised over $500 for the Johnson Family Scholarship awarded in 2015.
Johnson Summer Classic 2014 | Saturday, August 16th, 2014
- Over 40 participants in 4 Divisions!
- 13 sponsors and raised over $225 for the Johnson Family Scholarship awarded in 2014.