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

On day two of the 2015 American Collegiate Invitational, UCLA owned the courts at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, N.Y. It'll be an all-Bruins final in the women's draw, as teammates and long-time friends Robin Anderson and Chanelle Van Nguyen will face off after each advanced past their semifinal opponents on Friday in straight sets.

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

USTA Eastern held its 2015 Junior Awards Gala at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, Indoor Hospitality Pavilion during the first week of the U.S. Open to recognize the top juniors in the Eastern Section.

September 9, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA recently held a youth tennis exhibition to generate awareness of the importance of multi-sport participation in creating a lifelong enjoyment of sports–ultimately, empowering future generations of children to stay healthy and active.

September 3, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The second round of the Men’s and Women’s singles draws at the 2015 U.S. Open will wrap up today with a number of intriguing matchups highlighting Thursday’s card at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows.

August 25, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced that world number one Novak Djokovic and five-time U.S. Open champion Roger Federer have been named the top two seeds, respectively, in men’s singles at the 2015 U.S. Open, headlining five U.S. Open and six Grand Slam champions to earn Top-10 seeds. 

August 25, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced that 28-year-old Jennifer Elie of Queens, N.Y. and 32-year-old Jesse Witten of Naples, Fla. won the 2015 U.S. Open National Playoffs–Women’s and Men’s Singles Championships to earn wild cards into the U.S. Open Qualifying Tournament.

August 21, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced that 2015 USTA Boys 18s National Champion Frances Tiafoe and 2013 U.S. Open Girls Singles Finalist Tornado Alicia Black have been awarded wild card entries into the U.S. Open Junior Championships, which will be played Sept. 6-13 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, N.Y.

August 19, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced a series of physical improvements, fan and player upgrades, and new sponsor activations that will be unveiled at the 2015 U.S. Open. The main draw of the tournament begins Monday, Aug. 31 and concludes Sunday, Sept. 13, with qualifying starting on Tuesday, Aug. 25 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

August 18, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced the eight men who have been awarded wild card entries into the U.S. Open Qualifying Tournament, which will be held Aug. 25-28 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. One additional U.S. Open qualifying wild card will be awarded to the winner of the 2015 U.S. Open National Playoffs–Men’s Championship, taking place Aug. 21-24 in New Haven, Conn.

August 18, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced that 2015 NCAA Singles Champion Jamie Loeb, rising 19-year-old Louisa Chirico, 2012 U.S. Open Girls Champion Samantha Crawford, two-time NCAA singles champion Nicole Gibbs, 2015 USTA Girls 18s National Champion Sofia Kenin, former world number 30 Bethanie Mattek-Sands and 2013 USTA Girls 18s National Champion Sachia Vickery have been awarded women’s singles main draw wild card entries into the 2015 U.S. Open, as well as Oceane Dodin of France.

August 18, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced that top 18-year-old Jared Donaldson, 2011 French Open Boys Champion Bjorn Fratangelo, 2012 Olympian Ryan Harrison, former Texas A&M All-American Austin Krajicek, 2015 NCAA champion Ryan Shane and 2015 USTA Boys 18s National Champion Frances Tiafoe have been awarded men’s singles main draw wild card entries into the 2015 U.S. Open, along with 2001 U.S. Open Champion Lleyton Hewitt of Australia, and Pierre-Hughes Herbert of France.

August 13, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

USTA Eastern will hold the 2015 Junior Awards Gala on Monday, Aug. 31 at 10:30 a.m. at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, Indoor Hospitality Pavilion to recognize the top juniors in the Eastern Section.

August 6, 2015
By Juliana Hughes

For tennis fans in America, the best way to catch the sport is by attending the U.S. Open. You get the opportunity to see your favorite tennis stars, build lasting memories and possibly even get their autograph! 

July 23, 2015
By Brian Coleman

Thirty-three-year-old American and former top 10 player Mardy Fish announced via Twitter on Wednesday that he will retire after next month’s U.S. Open.

July 22, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced that world number one and three-time defending champion Serena Williams will lead the women’s field for the 2015 U.S. Open.

July 16, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced that 2015 NCAA champions Jamie Loeb of the University of North Carolina of Ossining, N.Y., and Ryan Shane of the University of Virginia, will lead the group of top American collegiate players selected to play in the second annual American Collegiate Invitational at the 2015 U.S. Open, Sept. 10-12 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, N.Y.

July 9, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced that singer, songwriter and actor Josh Groban will perform at the Opening Night Ceremony for the 2015 U.S. Open in Arthur Ashe Stadium at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

June 25, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced that they are hosting the fifth annual U.S. Open job fair. For the third consecutive year there will be two job fairs, starting with an exclusive opportunity for residents of the borough of Queens, N.Y. on Tuesday, July 7 from 2:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. followed by a second opportunity open to the public on Wednesday, July 8 from 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

June 1, 2015
By Gary Simeone

Webster Schroeder Junior Matt Gamble won his second consecutive singles title at the 2015 NYSPHSAA/NYSFSSAA Boys Tennis Championships on Saturday at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center defeating Plainview-Old Bethpage JFK's Yuval Solomon 6-3, 6-1.

March 23, 2015
By Brian Coleman

As the winter months begin to fade into spring, it means that the start of high school spring sports is on the horizon. The boys high school tennis season here on Long Island carries with it a number of intriguing headlines in addition to a deep crop of talent, which should make for an action-packed spring in the tennis community.

December 4, 2014
By Emilie Katz

The truTV show “Impractical Jokers” came to Long Island recently and filmed a segment at Bethpage Park Tennis Center. For those not familiar with the program, Brian "Q" Quinn, James "Murr" Murray, Joe Gatto and Sal Vulcano have entertained each other for years with hilarious practical jokes. 

November 14, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The Long Island tennis community has some of the sport’s best facilities, both indoor and outdoor, and best coaches in the world. With this wealth of talent available right in our own backyard, Long Island Tennis Magazine recently took the opportunity to pick the brains of some of these top coaches.