June 5, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Coach Daniel Burgess Jr. and his Wantagh High School Boys’ Varsity tennis team were honored at the school’s awards dinner for their achievements during the 2013 season.
June 3, 2013
By Adam Wolfthal
After three days of playing under the blazing sun at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center the 2013 NYSPHSAA Boys Tennis Championships came to a close on Saturday.
May 31, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
It was a very hot day at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center where the 2013 New York State Boys High School Championships got underway yesterday. The extreme heat hit 96 degrees on-court at 3:00 p.m. and the matches were delayed until the temperatures dropped.
May 30, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The 2013 Long Island Boys High School Tennis Championship match between Nassau County Champion Cold Spring Harbor and Suffolk Champion Half Hollow Hills East scheduled for today, May 28th has been postponed.
May 22, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Half Hollow Hills East High School Boys Tennis team remained undefeated in the 2013 season, knocking off rival Half Hollow Hills West 5-2 to capture their fourth consecutive Suffolk County Tennis Championship.
May 20, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The six-peat is complete! Last Thursday afternoon at Garden City High School, the Cold Spring Harbor's (CSH) boys tennis team won an astounding sixth consecutive Nassau County Championship, defeating Syosset.
May 20, 2013
By Gary Simeone
Looking for his first Nassau County Championship, top-seeded Vihar Shah of Herricks High School was up 6-2, 4-1 against Cold Spring Harbor's Conor Dauer, the second seed, at the 2013 Nassau County boy's tennis finals at Oceanside High School on Saturday when his nerves took over. Dauer was able to break Shah to get within 2-4 and put some pressure on him.
May 16, 2013
By Gary Simeone
The score was tied at three matches a piece between Conference B-III playoff semifinalists Wantagh High School and Glen Cove High School on Wednesday afternoon at Wantagh High School. It was all up to the third singles match between Wantagh's Jeff Starr and Glen Cove's Jerry Ho to decide the winner.
May 15, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Suffolk County Individual Championships were held Tuesday at Smithtown East High School, and the day belonged to Half Hollow Hills East, as a record seven of their players qualified for the State Championships. Leading the way for Hills East were Singles Champion Zain Ali and Doubles Champions Kyle Alper & Jeff Cherkin.
May 13, 2013
By Gary Simeone
The 2013 Nassau County Boys Individual Championships were scheduled to begin on Saturday, May 11, but Mother Nature changed those plans as rain caused the postponement of Day One of the tournament. On Sunday morning as Coordinator Barry Kubit squeegeed the courts of Oceanside High School and the sun finally shone through as play was able to get underway.
May 2, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Long Island High School Boys Tennis Season for 2013 is rapidly coming to an end. In Nassau County, Cold Spring Harbor remains undefeated, while in Suffolk, Half Hollow Hills East remains undefeated as well.
March 11, 2013
By Gary Simeone
Bethpage State Park Tennis Directors Steve Kaplan and Keith Kambourian held their Fourth Annual Coaches Workshop at the Bethpage Park Tennis Center on Sunday afternoon. The event which ran from 5:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m. helped high school coaches with training tips, performance drills and insights in to how to improve their player's overall tennis games as the 2013 boys season is set to begin today on Long Island.
March 10, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The 2013 boys high school season is set to begin Monday, March 11. Defending Long Island and Nassau County Champion Cold Spring Harbor returns with a strong team, but will be without 2012 State Champion Josh Levine who has now graduated and is playing at Duke University.

February 19, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Michael Pavlides of Massapequa, N.Y. was named Virginia and Chuck Landis High School Coach of the Year at the 2012 USTA Eastern Section Awards Dinner. Pavlides has been coaching boys and girls tennis at Massapequa High School for 15 years, during which time, he has helped his players improve and worked hard to grow the game.
February 5, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
On Sunday evening March 10, high school tennis coaches and players are invited to the Annual Long Island Scholastic Coaches Conference and Clinic at Bethpage Park Tennis Center. This free clinic will be run by Bethpage Park Tennis Directors Steve Kaplan and Keith Kambourian.
January 25, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Long Island Tennis Magazine is dedicated to growing tennis on Long Island and also supporting the local tennis community that comprises a good portion of our readership base. We were recently approached by the Nassau County High School Committee about sponsoring a Boys & Girls High School Coach of the Year Award and thought it could be a great idea.
January 9, 2013
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Longtime high school tennis coach Howie Arons has ended his 36-year coaching career, stepping down as coach of the Cardozo Boys Tennis Team. Through Howie's illustrious career as head coach at Cardozo, he has amassed 582 career wins against only 51 defeats, and won 18 New York City Championships.
December 7, 2012
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Larry Scott, Commissioner of the NCAA PAC-12 Conference and a 1982 graduate of John F. Kennedy High School in Bellmore, has been inducted into the school's Alumni Hall of Fame.
November 26, 2012
By Adam Wolfthal
It was an unseasonably warm night of Nov. 20th and Suffolk County had its high school tennis girls stars colliding in one place, Villa Lomardi's for the All Suffolk County Girls Varsity Tennis Awards Dinner, organized by the Suffolk County Girls Varsity Tennis Coaches Association.
November 16, 2012
By Adam Wolfthal
For the fourth time in as many years, the Syosset High School Girls Tennis team has knocked off the Suffolk county champion, Half Hollow Hills East, to take the title of Long Island Champions. After finishing the regular season undefeated and taking out the Port Washington girls for the Nassau Championships almost a month earlier, it was a long time since the Syosset girls took the court as a team.
November 13, 2012
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Michele Lehat is a sophomore from Great Neck North, playing first singles this past season for Great Neck North High School. Playing the number one spot means each match you will draw the opposing team's top player and you must be up for the task. Michele had a very respectable personal record, losing only two matches this season.
November 13, 2012
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
More than 100 high school student-athletes from across the USTA Eastern region showed off their talent and learned about a wide range of opportunities to play collegiate tennis on Nov. 11 at USTA Eastern’s 26th Annual College Showcase Day.
November 6, 2012
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Vivian Cheng ended her high school career on a high note yesterday as she went out as the New York State Champion. Cheng who played first singles for Nassau County Champion Syosset High School defeated fellow Nassau County representative and fourth-seeded Nicholle Torres of Great Neck South in the finals.
November 5, 2012
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Syosset senior Vivian Cheng and Great Neck South senior Nicholle Torres will battle for the Girls High School State Championship today. This is the second straight season that two players from Nassau County will meet in the state singles title match as last year Hannah Camhi (Syosset) defeated Morgan Hermann (Garden City).