Isner shows tennis growth

6-9 rookie makes big impression

October 08, 2007|By Sandra McKee | Sandra McKee,SUN REPORTER

John Isner laughs when he is asked how a guy nearly 6 feet 10, who grew up in Greensboro, N.C., the heart of Tobacco Road, could wind up playing professional tennis.

"I'm a huge basketball fan," said Isner, who will show off his tennis skills tomorrow night in the PNC Tennis Classic at 1st Mariner Arena.

PNC Tennis Classic

Tomorrow night, 1st Mariner Arena, 7

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