The NC Combo State Tennis Championships will be held on Nov. 1-4 and Nov. 8-12 in Wilmington. More than 2,500 players from across the state will compete for the title.
The Althea Gibson Tennis Complex at Empie Park, along with other public facilities and private clubs, will host matches Thursday through Sunday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The estimated economic impact is more than $4 million. Courts at the Althea Gibson Tennis Complex and others around town will be limited while the championship is underway, but there are courts available at Greenfield Lake Park and Robert Strange Park.