August 18, 2017
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Australia’s Samantha Stosur has withdrawn from the U.S. Open, citing a lingering right hand injury.

August 17, 2017
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The USTA announced that NCAA singles champions Brienne Minor and Thai-Son Kwiatkowski, along with top prospects Christopher Eubanks and Francesca Di Lorenzo, lead the group of top American collegiate players selected to play in the fourth annual American Collegiate Invitational at the 2017 US Open

August 15, 2017
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The USTA today announced that former US Open singles champion Maria Sharapova, young American Taylor Townsend, reigning US Open girls’ champion Kayla Day, 2017 US Open Wild Card Challenge winner Sofia Kenin, 2017 USTA Girls’ 18s national champion Ashley Kratzer and 2017 NCAA singles champion Brienne Minor have been awarded women’s singles main draw wild cards into the 2017 US Open.

August 15, 2017
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The USTA today announced that rising young Americans Taylor Fritz, Bjorn Fratangelo, Christopher Eubanks, 2017 NCAA singles champion Thai-Son Kwiatkowski, 2017 USTA Boys’ 18s National Champion Patrick Kypson and US Open Wild Card Challenge winner Tommy Paul have been awarded men’s singles main draw wild cards into the 2017 US Open.

August 10, 2017
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

USTA Long Island and Long Island Tennis Magazine hosted its annual Nassau County and Suffolk County Kids Days, bringing together hundreds of kids from across Long Island for days of tennis and fun.  

August 7, 2017
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The United States Tennis Association today announced the first-ever “US Open Experience,” a two-day event that will take place in New York’s historic Seaport District NYC, located in the southern tip of Manhattan.  

June 16, 2017
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

USTA Long Island and its Tennis Service Representative Neil Thakur continued its mission to grow tennis within the community, hosting free events to give kids a chance to play tennis; many of whom are playing for the first time.

June 13, 2017
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The second Long Island Tennis Challenge of the summer took place on the beautiful courts of The Hamlet Golf and Country Club in Commack on Saturday as players in five different divisions competed in the exciting round-robin draw on a hot summer afternoon.  

May 23, 2017
By Brian Coleman

USTA Eastern has hit the ground running in 2017. With a strong strategic vision and focused leadership, the organization is poised for success.

May 22, 2017
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The 2017 Long Island Tennis Magazine Summer Series got underway on Saturday afternoon as the first installment of this year’s Long Island Tennis Challenge took place at Engineers Country Club in Roslyn.

May 15, 2017
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

For the first time, USTA Long Island is seeking to put together a Men’s, Women’s and Mixed 65 & Over 8.0 league, with matches to be held on weekends and/or during the day.

May 11, 2017
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

USTA Eastern will once again be offering Camp Eastern, a five-day, four-night sleep-away camp featuring tennis, educational and cultural opportunities.

May 4, 2017
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The 27th annual USTA Long Island Awards Dinner was held on Wednesday evening at Chateau Briand in Carle Place, as the region honored juniors and adults who made an impact both on and off the court in the past year.

April 26, 2017
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Long Island Tennis Magazine (LITM) will continue its local grassroots push by running a series of events and tournaments throughout the 2017 summer. The 2017 LITM Summer Series will kick-off on Saturday, May 20

April 5, 2017
By Brian Coleman

At the Annual USTA Eastern Conference in White Plains, N.Y., many new faces on the Board of Directors were ushered in for the various regions that comprise the Eastern Section. In the Long Island Region, there is a new Board of Directors and it will be led by its new president, Jonathan Klee.

March 29, 2017
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Port Washington Tennis Academy's Dick Zausner will be one of the inductees into the USTA Eastern Hall of Fame on Friday, April 21 at the Beach Point Club in Mamaroneck, N.Y.

 

 

March 29, 2017
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The University of Virginia men’s tennis head coach Brian Boland will be the new head of men’s tennis for the USTA Player Development, the USTA announced on Tuesday.

March 21, 2017
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The head of men’s tennis for USTA Player Development Jay Berger announced that he will be stepping down from his role in early June after serving in the position since it was created in 2008.

March 10, 2017
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA Eastern Section held its Annual Conference at the Renaissance Westchester Hotel in West Harrison, N.Y., bringing together members of all the section’s regions for a weekend of celebrating the year’s achievements and discuss ways to continue to improve on its initiatives.

February 27, 2017
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The 27th annual USTA Long Island Awards Dinner will be held on Wednesday, May 3 as the region honors juniors and adults who have had an impact both on and off the court in this past year. Some of the night’s awards have been announced.

February 8, 2017
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The U.S. Open Series will no longer be sponsored by Emirates, as the airline is ending its deal with the circuit two years before it is set to expire, according to reports in the Sports Business Journal.

February 6, 2017
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The United States Davis Cup team routed a star-less Switzerland team over the weekend, winning all five flights to notch a 5-0 win over the Swiss in the World Group first round at the Legacy Arena in Birmingham, Alabama.

February 1, 2017
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA Eastern Long Island Region will be hosting its 27th annual Awards Dinner on Wednesday, May 3, and is currently holding nominations for the 21 prestigious awards it gives out.

January 5, 2017
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The United States Tennis Association (USTA) today held the ceremonial “First Serve” at the USTA National Campus, the new “Home of American Tennis” located at Lake Nona in Orlando, Fla.  Tennis icons, local dignitaries, partners and tennis enthusiasts were on hand to mark the occasion.