| By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The run of American qualifier Danielle Collins continued on with a major upset over eight-seed and three-time champion Venus Williams on Wednesday night. The former two-time NCAA singles champion from the University of Virginia needed just one hour and 27 minutes to dispatch Venus 6-2, 6-3 and book...Read more
  | By Vinicius Carmo
While 10 and Under Tennis has been growing over the past few years, I feel there is more growth in store. There are a few coaches on Long Island who are starting to realize how important the 10 and Under format is for tennis, in general, but we still find a lot of resistance among parents and...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Syosset Braves opened up its 2018 season by winning its 53rd consecutive match, a streak that dates back multiple seasons, with a 7-0 triumph over Jericho. Senior Jake Haas paired up with freshman Jeremy Levine to clinch the match for Syosset as they beat Ethan Reiser and Hamza Malik 6-1, 6-1...Read more
For the third consecutive year, SPORTIME and the John McEnroe Tennis Academy (JMTA) will host the 2018 John McEnroe Tennis Academy College Recruiting Combine, scheduled for the weekend of June 23‐24
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
For the third consecutive year, SPORTIME and the John McEnroe Tennis Academy (JMTA) will host the 2018 John McEnroe Tennis Academy College Recruiting Combine , scheduled for the weekend of June 23‐24, to be held at SPORTIME Randall's Island, the NYC home of JMTA. The Combine will provide select...Read more
  | By Anonymous
HBO Sports, acclaimed for its innovative programming, is teaming up again with IMG’s Original Content group for a five-part documentary series chronicling tennis icon Serena Williams at a pivotal moment in her personal and professional life. BEING SERENA debuts WEDNESDAY, MAY 2 (10:00-10:30 p.m. ET...Read more
  | By Barbara Wyatt
My USTA year-end tennis rating, and possibly yours, popped out of the NTRP, National Tennis Rating Program in December. Within minutes, maybe seconds, of the publication of those ratings, a handful of players pushed the “appeal rating” link. They could not believe they were that number. Some wanted...Read more
  | By Rob Polishook
Watching the top tennis players is akin to watching Houdini escape from ropes and chains tied. Be it Roger Federer or Serena Williams, the greats have an uncanny ability to escape and, further, to turn adversity into opportunity. The big question is … how do they do it? If you asked them they might...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Americans Christina McHale was one of three American women to advance to the Miami Open third round on Thursday as she defeated 25 th seeded Czech Barbora Strycova 6-1, 6-4. McHale saved 10 break points throughout the one hour and 49 minute match. She broke Strycova four times. In the third round,...Read more
Lux-Craft Inc. is a leading LED lighting manufacturer for indoor and outdoor sports facilities
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Lux-Craft Inc. is a leading LED lighting manufacturer for indoor and outdoor sports facilities. Located in Hicksville, N.Y., Lux-Craft is dedicated to the latest technological advances, resulting in the most advanced LED solutions for the sports industry. Lux_Craft_Logo.png Lux-Craft’s third-...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Bethpage Park Tennis Center Summer Tennis Camp 99 Quaker Meeting House Road Building #4 Farmingdale, NY (516)777-1358 ♦ www.bethpageparktennis.com To be your best, you need the best program, facilities and players Bethpage_Park_Logo.jpg Bethpage Park Tennis Center’s Summer Tennis Camp is designed...Read more
  | By Steven Kaplan
Finding the right school to play college tennis is intimidating and scary, with many unexpected twists and turns. Coaches negotiate deals with recruits for a living, players and their families do not … advantage: Coaches. I's not easy to get past the superficial, as my longtime student and friend...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The annual USTA Long Island Awards Dinner will be held this year on Wednesday, May 2 at Chateau Briand Caterers in Carle Place, N.Y., and will once again honor and celebrate the best of tennis in the region over the last year. Click Here for more information on the dinner. To attend the dinner,...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Har-Tru, LLC is celebrating 10 years of ClayTech in 2018 by hosting play events around the country. ClayTech is a hybrid clay court that offers all the benefits and playability of clay without all the maintenance. The surface was developed and sold in Europe prior to its introduction to the US. “So...Read more
  | By Brian Coleman
Nassau County Boys High School Preview Syosset Looks to Maintain Its Dominance Syosset High Schools Boys Tennis and “winning” have become synonymous over the last few seasons in Nassau County Boys Tennis. The Braves have won 52 consecutive matches, a streak that includes three straight Nassau...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Bethpage Park Tennis Center hosted its 11 th annual High School Coaches Workshop on Sunday evening as local high school coaches and players from throughout Long Island came down for an evening of drills, hitting sessions and tutorials. The coaches and players in attendance were able to step out on...Read more