June 11, 2014
Rising junior Becker O'Shaughnessey
has accepted a qualifying wild card into the 2014 BB&T Atlanta Open, which runs July 19-27, at Atlantic Station. Four of the 32 players from the qualifying draw will advance to the 28-player main draw.
Several well-known names have signed up to take part in the event, including Lleyton Hewitt, John Isner, Gael Monfils, Sam Querrey and Marcos Baghdatis.
O'Shaughnessey, a 2014 ITA doubles All-American and the 2014 ITA Southern Region Player to Watch, led Alabama in singles wins with 22 as a sophomore and ranked as high as No. 51 in singles and No. 7 in doubles. He is a two-time Second Team All-SEC selection and a member of the 2013 SEC All-Freshman Team.
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