Getting ready for Friday's quarterfinal action at the Volvo Car Open at the Family Circle Tennis Center on Daniel Island:
• Top-seeded Caroline Garcia was eliminated in a three-set battle by French countrywoman Alize Cornet, leaving No. 3 seed and defending champ Daria Kasatkina as the highest seed remaining in the draw.
• No. 7 seed Madison Keys is the top American left in the field, and she faces fellow American Bernarda Pera in the quarters.
Friday's top matches
• By rankings, Friday's opening faceoff between No. 13 Julia Goerges and No. 12 Daria Kasatkina could be the match of the tournament. The two are good friends, to boot.
• Americans Pera and Keys are the second match on stadium court, with Cornet facing No. 12 seed Kiki Bertens in the featured night match.
Suntrust Onup Night
• Prizes are on the line during the ever popular ball toss during Friday's night session.
Gates open at 10 a.m. for the day session, and at 5 p.m. for the night matches. Kids 16 and under get in free.
For tickets, see volvocaropen.com/tickets