October 28, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Twenty-one-time Grand Slam Champion Serena Williams will take on close friend and former world number one Caroline Wozniacki, while Stan Wawrinka will square off with French star Gael Monfils at the 9th Annual BNP Paribas Showdown at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday, March 8. 

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 22, 2015
By Brian Coleman

Heading into Wednesday’s Nassau County Girl’s High School Tennis semifinal, both Cold Spring Harbor head coach Melissa McLees and Syosset head coach Shai Fisher knew this one would be close.

October 16, 2015
By Brian Coleman

The South Side Cyclones ended their 2015 campaign on a high note Thursday afternoon, edging the Massapequa Chiefs 4-3 in a Conference II-A showdown in the final match of the regular season for both squads.

October 16, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The United States Tennis Association has announced a broad professional development initiative that will help prepare the next generation of tennis providers including tennis professionals, coaches, and administrators. Titled USTA University (USTAU), the program will offer curricula in tennis, management, hospitality and sport science.

October 15, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Canadian tennis star Eugenie Bouchard has filed a lawsuit against the USTA, accusing the organization of negligence based on her slip and fall at the U.S. Open that left her with a concussion.

October 9, 2015
By Brian Coleman

Great Neck South snapped a five-match losing streak Thursday afternoon, defeating the Syosset Braves 4-3 in a tight Conference I battle.

October 7, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The Plainedge Red Devils brought the undefeated East Meadow season to an end Tuesday afternoon, downing the Jets 4-3 in a Conference III-A contest.

September 29, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The star-studded draw in Wuhan, China this week lost a few of its top players on Tuesday, as fourth-seed Caroline Wozniacki, 11th-seeded Belinda Bencic and 14th seed Madison Keys were all ousted in their respective second-round matchups.

September 23, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) doubles partners Justyna Krol & Alessia Rossetti played their way to the United States Tennis Association (USTA)/Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) championship match Monday afternoon, after drawing Nour Kaddour & Ashley Loft of Southern New Hampshire State University.

September 22, 2015
By Emilie Katz

Seventeen-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer spent some of his summer in Malawi, spending $13.5 million to open 81 schools in the poverty-stricken nation. 

September 22, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Half Hollow Hills East continued its perfect start to the 2015 season on Monday afternoon, downing Harborfields 5-2 in a League I showdown. Hills East was seeking its fifth straight win to start the season against an upstart Harborfields squad that is stocked with young talent.

September 21, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The Hewlett Girls Tennis team remained undefeated in the 2015 season on Friday, downing Oceanside 6-1 in Conference II-B play.

September 21, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Making his Davis Cup debut this weekend, American Jack Sock sent the United States into the World Group next year, defeating Denis Istomin in four sets on Sunday to clinch the 3-1 victory for the United States over Uzbekistan

September 18, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

After the two matches on Friday, the United States and Uzbekistan are all tied up at 1-1 in the Davis Cup World Group Playoff match.

September 17, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The United States will take on Uzbekistan this weekend in a Davis Cup World Group Playoff, with the winner moving onto 2016’s World Group.

September 15, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

With the 2015-16 collegiate tennis year getting underway, the ITA has announced the 2015 Oracle/ITA Collegiate Tennis Women's and Men’s Division I Preseason Rankings.

September 12, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Two American boys will battle it out for a junior Grand Slam singles title for the second time this year at a major, and once again it’s Taylor Fritz and Tommy Paul left standing.

September 12, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The 2015 U.S. Open comes to an end Sunday as champions will be crowned in Men’s Singles, Women’s Doubles, and Juniors Boys and Girls.

 

September 12, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

While many people, including ESPN and the U.S. Open, are disappointed that Serena Williams will not be participating in the women’s singles final on Saturday, the matchup between Italians Flavia Pennetta and Roberta Vinci is an intriguing one, and the two will both be seeking their first career Grand Slam title when they face off later this afternoon.

September 10, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

With the summer winding down and the start of school on the horizon, the high school girls tennis season will get underway. The girls of Nassau and Suffolk Country are ready to get back onto the courts in hopes of having a successful year.

September 10, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The 2015 American Collegiate Invitational at the U.S. Open didn't start on time and ultimately saw two of the eight scheduled matches unable to come to a conclusion.

September 10, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The youngest and brightest stars in tennis played in the Fourth Annual “Little Mo” Internationals at The West Side Tennis Club in Forest Hills, N.Y. This year, approximately 120 players from the United States and 15 other countries participated in the popular “Little Mo” event.

September 9, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced that Kevin Anderson of South Africa has received the fifth annual U.S. Open Sportsmanship Award, presented to the professional tennis player who best demonstrates excellence in sportsmanship throughout the Emirates Airline U.S. Open Series and the U.S. Open.