The four Main Draw wild Cards have been announced for the upcoming $15,000 EncoreFX Victoria International Women’s ITF Tennis which will take place June 17-26 at Panorama Recreation Centre in Victoria. 


The four wildcards were granted to Rosie Johanson of Vancouver, Jessie Gong of Vancouver, Wendy Zhang and Gail Brodsky of Seattle.  Brodsky, the 2015 winner of the EncoreFX Event and former WTA ranked 160 player will be one of 32 main Draw players.  Johanson who just finished her first year on scholarship at the University of Virginia and Wendy Zhang third year Junior at Rice University will once again being competing at Panorama. 


The fourth wildcard goes to Jessie Gong who was the winnner of the Victoria International Junior event last October at Panorama.  As the entry list stands right now,  the number one seed will be Marcela Zacarias of Mexico currently ranked 575  in the world while the number 2 seed will be Tori Kinard of Pasadena. Kinard was the runner up in the inaugural ITF Women’s Event in Victoria and presently is ranked 577.


Please check the link below for the full entry list.’s-tournament/info.aspx?tournamentid=1100040083

then click on acceptance list tab.


This Friday is sign for the qualifying with Qualifying action taking place Saturday and Sunday and Main Draw action to start on Monday.  Oncourt Bleachers seating will be avaialble from Sunday.