August 3, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The Sol Schwartz #SaveCollegeTennis All-In Tournament presented by Holabird Sports, affectionately known as #TheSol, will be held August 20-21, 2016 at The Suburban Club in Pikesville, Maryland, a suburb of Schwartz’s hometown of Baltimore. It is open to all junior players – boys and girls - age 18 and under. 

July 28, 2016
By Ricky Becker

Although well-intentioned, are short courts, deflated balls, round-robins and short sets pulling kids into tennis on Long Island?

June 16, 2016
By Jimmy Delevante

The benefits of playing against a stronger opponent are more obvious than those of playing against a weaker opponent. A player who “plays up” has the opportunity to experience first-hand the skills of a stronger player and hopefully learn from it. 

June 14, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The college tennis season here on Long Island has wrapped up, as a number of local schools have finished the regular season and are gearing up for their respective conference tournaments.

June 13, 2016
By Ricky Becker

Many relationship magazines like to run columns with the format “What a member of one gender says and what the member of the other gender really hears.” I’d like to revisit the topic of speaking with a college coach. What a prospective student-athlete says and what the coach really hears.

May 25, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The success of the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) men’s and women’s tennis teams continued this past season, as both teams reached the NCAA Division II Sweet 16 and had players honored by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA).

May 10, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The NYIT women’s tennis team captured the NCAA East Region 1 championship on Tuesday afternoon, downing Chestnut Hill 5-1 to advance to the NCAA Division II tennis championships in Denver, Colorado.

May 2, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The Adelphi men’s tennis team came up just short in its run to a Northeast-10 championship, as top-seed Southern New Hampshire beat the Panthers 5-2 in the conference’s title match on Sunday afternoon.

May 2, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The New York Institute of Technology men’s tennis team won its fourth consecutive East Coast Conference (ECC) championship on Saturday, defeating Queens College 5-3 to capture the crown.

April 29, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The Adelphi men’s tennis team is heading back to the Northeast-10 championship match for the second straight season as the Panthers downed Merrimack 5-1 in a semifinal showdown on Friday, a rematch of last year’s conference championship.

April 29, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Three-time defending East Coast Conference (ECC) champions New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) made its way back into the conference title game, defeating St. Thomas Aquinas 5-0 in a semifinal matchup on Friday morning.

April 27, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Adelphi sophomore Matteo Cannavera won the Northeast-10 Player of the Year for the second straight year, the conference announced on Wednesday.

April 11, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

It was a good weekend for the men’s and women’s tennis teams at Hofstra, as both programs won its two matches over the weekend.

March 31, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Both the men’s and women’s tennis teams at Stony Brook celebrated their Senior Day on Wednesday afternoon, and in honoring its seniors, both programs notched victories over Hofstra.

March 28, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Both the men’s and women’s tennis teams at Stony Brook notched their first America East conference wins over the weekend as both programs notched victories over the University of Maryland-Baltimore County on Saturday.

March 24, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA announced on Thursday that the USTA Pro Circuit is launching the USTA Pro Circuit Collegiate Series, a circuit of more than 10 tournaments held on or near college campuses nationwide to provide a platform for college players to gain pro experience and transition to the pro ranks. The USTA Pro Circuit Collegiate Series will consist of events that complement a college player’s schedule, with most events being held in the fall semester, and will give players the chance to collect valuable ATP or WTA ranking points. 

March 14, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The Hofstra women’s team knocked off Colgate 6-1 on Sunday afternoon at Point Set Indoor Tennis in Oceanside to improve to 5-2 on the season.

March 7, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The Stony Brook women’s tennis team split their two matches over the weekend, falling to Yale 5-2 on Saturday before rebounding with a 7-0 victory over Siena on Sunday.

February 29, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The Bears of NYIT continued its winning ways over the weekend as both the men’s and women’s programs notched two victories each to remain undefeated.

February 22, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Both the men and women’s tennis programs at Hofstra won their respective season openers over the weekend as each notched victories over Saint Peter's.

February 16, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Winning its first Intercollegiate Tennis Association Division I National Men's Team Indoor Championship wasn't going to come easy for the University of North Carolina Tar Heels, and perhaps, that's the way they wanted it.

February 15, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

After three days of competition at the Boar's Head Sports Club in Charlottesville, Virginia, the 2016 ITA Division I National Men's Team Indoor Championship is down to an all-ACC final.

February 15, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The Stony Brook women’s tennis team enjoyed a 2-0 weekend, picking up wins over Lehigh and LIU Brooklyn to improve to 2-1 on the young season.

February 12, 2016
By Ricky Becker

Students of mine love to ask me what the rules are on the most random hypothetical tennis questions. “Am I allowed to run to the baseline to serve?” (No.)