U.S. Davis Cup standout Ken Flach and 15-year-old Michae
Aug. 24, 1987
NEW YORK (AP) _ U.S. Davis Cup standout Ken Flach and 15-year-old Michael Chang are among eight players to receive wild-card entries into the main draw of the 1987 U.S. Open men's singles competition, the U.S. Tennis Association said Monday.
Flach, of Sebring, Fla., has a 7-0 record in Davis Cup doubles matches. Chang, who lives in La Costa, Calif., won the USTA Boys' 18 National Championship this summer in Kalamazoo, Mich.
Other wild-card entries are Al Parker of Claxton, Ga.; Shelby Cannon of Gainesville, Fla.; Rich Leach of Laguna Beach, Calif.; Joey Rive of Lake Worth, Fla.; Todd Nelson of San Diego, Calif.; and Andrew Burrow of South Africa.
The U.S. Open runs from Sept. 1-13 at the National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadow, Queens.