1904 U.S. National Championships – Women's Singles

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Women's Singles
1904 U.S. National Championships
Champion United States May Sutton [1]
Runner-up United States Elisabeth Moore [1]
Final score 6–1, 6–2
Details
Draw 18
Seeds
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
← 1903 · U.S. National Championships · 1905 →

May Sutton won the singles title of the 1904 U.S. Women's National Singles Championship by defeating reigning champion Elisabeth Moore 6–1, 6–2 in the challenge round. Sutton had won the right to challenge Moore by defeating Helen Homans 6–1, 6–1 in the final of the All Comers' competition, the event was played on outdoor grass courts and held at the Philadelphia Cricket Club in Wissahickon Heights, Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia from June 21 through June 25, 1904.[1]

Draw[edit]

Challenge round[edit]

Challenge Round
             
United States Elisabeth Moore 1 2
United States May Sutton 6 6

All Comers' finals[edit]

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                         
United States Helen Homans 7 11
United States Carrie Neely 5 9
United States Helen Homans 6 6
United States Miriam Hall 4 3
United States Miriam Hall 6 6
United States Marie Wimer 3 2
United States Helen Homans 1 1
United States May Sutton 6 6
United States Clara Chase 3 2
United States Sarah Coffin 6 6
United States Sarah Coffin 1 0
United States May Sutton 6 6
United States Frances Stotesbury 1 0
United States May Sutton 6 6

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Collins, Bud (2016). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (3rd ed.). New York: New Chapter Press. p. 495. ISBN 978-1-937559-38-0.