| By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Lori D’Antonio has been named Special Service Award winner at the Annual USTA Eastern Section 2012 Awards Dinner in White Plains, N.Y. Lori works behind the scenes to promote tennis on Long Island. Over the years, she has designed numerous flyers and posters, helping market events for the Long Island Region.

At Long Beach Tennis Center, where she works, Lori has helped coordinate 10 & Under Tennis programs, including free introductory sessions and play days. Through tennis, she has also helped raise funds for Cure Mommy’s Breast Cancer, an organization that supports families of women facing the deadly disease.