All area tennis players are invited to participate in the 2017 Hardrock Tennis Tournament,scheduled for 1 p.m. Sunday at the Ada Tennis Center.

The tournament features men’s and women’s doubles teams pairing experienced with less experienced players. Teams are chosen through a blind draw.

The coveted Hardrock trophies will be awarded for first and second places in both the main draw and the consolations. All participants are guaranteed two matches.

The entry fee for the tournament is $5 per family. Players should report to the Ada Tennis Center at 1 p.m. Sunday to sign in. The draw will be completed on site, and play will begin shortly thereafter.

Participants also need to bring an unopened can of new tennis balls.

Jeff Cali has been covering sports in the Ada area since the mid-90s. He graduated from Byng High School and earned a bachelor’s degree from East Central University.