February 10, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Sixteen of the top Division I men's tennis teams will meet up in Charlottesville, Va., to compete for the 2016 Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) National Men's Team Indoor Championship. Defending NCAA National Champion, the University of Virginia, will serve as the event host, with all competition over the four-day event (Feb. 12-15) scheduled to take place at Boar's Head Sports Club.

February 9, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The No. 6 nationally-ranked California women's tennis team made school history on Monday afternoon at the Nielsen Tennis Stadium in Madison, Wisconsin, as they captured the program's first-ever ITA Division I National Women's Team Indoors Championship title with a thrilling 4-3 victory over No. 5 North Carolina.

February 8, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The Columbia women’s tennis team captured the 2016 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division I Women’s Indoor Tennis Championship on Sunday, knocking off Harvard 4-2 in the final.

February 1, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The St. John’s women’s tennis team won its second straight match to open up 2016, beating Fairfield 7-0 at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on Friday afternoon.

February 1, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) men’s tennis team earned the top spot in the East Coast Conference (ECC) preseason poll. The three-time defending conference champions were named the favorite by the poll of the conference’s coaches.

January 28, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Following its kickoff weekend that saw a number of schools from across the country qualify for the ITA National Team Indoor Championships in February, the Oracle/ITA collegiate rankings have been updated.

January 4, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Some of the area’s top players finished off 2015 competing at the USTA National Men’s Open, Women’s Open and Mixed Open Indoor Championships at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, N.Y.

December 4, 2015
By Ricky Becker

Only 80 percent of you need to read this article if your child is thinking about taking up tennis. Ten percent of your children have won the genetic lottery. Congratulations! You can do less than the rest of us to achieve the goals I outline below. Your child stepped onto the soccer field at five-years-old and scored goals at will.

November 18, 2015
By Brian Coleman

More than a decade ago, a kid from Syosset made a decision that would change the course of two men’s lives forever. Mike Kossoff was a standout tennis player at Syosset High School and a highly-touted recruit in his senior season on Long Island. As a 24-year-old first-year head coach at Bowling Green State University in Ohio, Jay Harris found a recruiting video of Kossoff and was immediately impressed with what he saw.

November 16, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Tulane's Dominik Koepfer capped off a brilliantly-played 2015 fall college tennis season in style on Sunday at the 2015 USTA/ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships.

November 13, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Oklahoma State's Katarina Adamovic wasn't fazed by the resume of her 2015 USTA/ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships opening round opponent. Facing top-seeded Danielle Collins of Virginia, who had yet to drop a match in the 2015-2016 season and earned national titles at both the Oracle/ITA Masters and Riviera/ITA Women's All-American Championship ...

November 12, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Virginia’s Julia Elbaba, an Oyster Bay, N.Y. native, opened up her campaign at the USTA/ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships Thursday morning in smooth fashion, downing University of Southern California’s Giuliana Olmos 6-0, 6-1 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center to move into the Round of 16.

November 10, 2015
By Brian Coleman

USTA Eastern hosted its 29th Annual College Showcase Day at the Saw Mill Club in Mount Kisco, N.Y. this past weekend, bringing together college coaches and high school tennis players for a day of match play, seminars and much more.

November 9, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The college tennis fall season draws to a close this week as the 2015 USTA/ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships (NIIC) get underway Thursday at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, N.Y.

November 9, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The college tennis fall season draws to a close this week as the 2015 USTA/ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships (NIIC) get underway Thursday at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, N.Y.

November 6, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) has announced that East Meadow, N.Y. native Lonnie Mitchel of SUNY Oneonta, long-time columnist for Long Island Tennis Magazine, has been selected as SUNYAC Coach of the Year for women's tennis. The honor comes after Mitchel led the Red Dragons to a third place finish at the recently completed SUNYAC Tournament.

November 5, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced that ESPN3 and WatchESPN will deliver the men’s and women’s singles semifinals and finals of the 2015 USTA/ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships, Nov. 14-15, and will include mid-match, on-court interviews with players, first debuted by ESPN during the 2015 U.S. Open.

October 27, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

New York Institute of Technology’s (NYIT) fantastic season continued on Tuesday, as junior Alessia Rossetti of Switzerland was named the East Coast Conference’s (ECC) Player of the Year, and head coach Jason Pasion was named ECC Women’s Tennis Coach of the Year.

October 26, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

It was a busy weekend for tennis on Long Island as both Nassau and Suffolk County had their county championships played, but it wasn’t just high school tennis played, as three Long Island colleges captured their respective conference championships over the weekend.

October 7, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The NYIT Bears moved to 5-0 on the season on Tuesday, downing Molloy College 9-0 in an East Coast Conference (ECC) matchup.

October 5, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The Adelphi Panthers moved to 10-0 on the season over the weekend, defeating the Saint Anselm Hawks 8-1 on Saturday afternoon at the Hempstead Lake Indoor Tennis Center.

October 2, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

For the 30th consecutive year, the Riviera Tennis Club in Pacific Palisades, Calif., will serve as host for the Intercollegiate Tennis Association's Women's All-American Championships. The 2015 Riviera/ITA Women's All-American Championships is the second national championship tournament of the 2015-16 season.

October 2, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

A number of college women’s tennis teams on Long Island had busy and successful weeks. We round up the action from this past week and look ahead to upcoming matches ...

September 25, 2015
By Steven Kaplan

While the 150th best basketball, baseball, football or soccer player in the world is making a generous income, the 150th best tennis player in the world is about breaking even and just making enough money to pay for expenses, forget about being able to afford a home, car and health insurance.