| By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Volunteers from around Long Island joined the USTA’s Long Island Tennis Service Representative Bill Mecca to introduce almost 250 of Huntington’s elementary school children to the many fun and health benefits of tennis. In a program that has been used in successfully in many schools around the...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA has announced that the U.S. Open Experience will take over Times Square in New York City on Monday, June 13th as part of its launch to promote the first day of ticket sales for the general public to the 2011 U.S. Open, which will be played at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Terry Fontana was recently honored by the Town of Islip and Town Supervisor Phillip Nolan for her contributions to the health and fun of Islip’s youth. Fontana, a tennis icon on Long Island, is a member of the USTA/Eastern-Long Island Region Volunteer Board and active in the Hicksville Community...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Thirty-one years after the stirring Wimbledon Gentlemen's Final that earned Hall of Famers John McEnroe and Bjorn Borg a place among history's great sports battles, HBO Sports looks back at their unforgettable rivalry of the 1970s and 1980s in the new documentary "McEnroe/Borg: Fire and Ice." The...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Miami Open, an ITF and Beach Tennis USA beach tennis tournament, in partnership with Vision Italia, will be played during the first weekend of the professional tennis tournament (Sony Ericksson Open) in Key Biscayne, Fla. from March 25-27. Join Long Island Tennis Magazine and Beach Tennis USA...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA/Eastern-Long Island Region will kick off its new series of club owner workshops with a session focusing on cooperative advertising initiatives and search engine optimization, scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 23 from noon-2:00 p.m. Called LITE, or "Long Island Tennis Exchange," the workshop...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Alex Bogomolov of Long Branch, N.J. defeated Noam Okun of Israel 20-18, 17-20, 10-8 to win the $10,000 first prize at the First Annual Gotham Tennis Academy “Hamptons 20-Ball Open” at the Napeague Tennis Club, located at 2145 Montauk Highway in Amagansett, N.Y. The unique single day event featured...Read more
  | By Bill Mecca
For the second year, the USTA Eastern Section and the U.S. Professional Tennis Association Eastern Division, partnered with Nassau County’s Parks Department to help make County Executive Tom Suozzi’s “Healthy Nassau” initiative a reality by bringing the many health benefits of tennis to Nassau’s...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The North Shore Men’s Tennis League (NSMTL) is comprised of players from various walks of life who love the sport of tennis and are eager to play outdoors during the months of May through September in an organized setting. The league has been in existence for more than 20 years, successfully...Read more