Alison (WTA-125) starts the American hardcourt season in Stockton ($ 50,000), where she is seeded third. In the first round she will face Melanie Oudin (WTA-288). The 24-year-old American reached the 31st place at the WTA-ranking in 2010. They face each other for the first time.
Together with Kristyna Pliskova (WTA D-256) Alison (WTA D-300) is seeded fourth in the doubles. In the first round they will play against the American twins Alexandra (WTA D-577) and Kat Facey (WTA D-577).