| By Rob Polishook
When watching professional tennis, there are so many great players to watch and emulate. Conversely, there are also other players not worthy of copying especially regarding the mental game. This article is not about calling out professional players that sabotage their games by disrespecting...Read more
Dylan D'Agate was a fixture on the Hills East varsity tennis team for the last several years.
  | By Brian Coleman
Tennis is a sport of a lifetime. That means both that you can play it no matter what age you are, but also that the skills and lessons you learn on the court can oftentimes be vital off of the court. A great example of this mantra is Dylan D’Agate. The Melville native recently graduated from Half...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Below are scores from matches reported to Long Island Tennis Magazine on Tuesday. To have your team’s scores included in our daily recap, please have your coach submit scores to LITennisMag.com/HSSubmit , or https://rwschneider.com/NYSHSTennis.php . In a showdown between last year’s Suffolk County...Read more
The Nassau County Conference I showdown between Cold Spring Harbor and Manhasset was tied at 3-3 when it was suspended due to darkness. It will be resumed on Tuesday.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Below are scores from matches reported to Long Island Tennis Magazine. To have your team’s scores included in our daily recap, please have your coach submit scores to LITennisMag.com/HSSubmit , or https://rwschneider.com/NYSHSTennis.php . Manhasset 3, Cold Spring Harbor 3 (suspended) With the...Read more
Nicolette Loeffler won at first singles to lead Cold Spring Harbor to the season-opening win on Friday.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Nassau County Girls' High School Tennis season began on Friday afternoon, while the Suffolk season continued its second week. Below are scores from matches reported to us. To have your team’s scores included in our daily recap, please submit scores to LITennisMag.com/HSSubmit , or https://...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
They say the stars shine bright in New York, and this weekend, two of tennis’ most exciting young stars lit up Arthur Ashe Stadium at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Queens. 21-year-old Iga Swiatek of Poland and 19-year-old Spaniard Carlos Alcaraz delivered dazzling performances...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The women’s singles final at the 2022 U.S. Open and it features two first-time New York finalists, as top-seeded Iga Swiatek of Poland will square off against fifth-seeded Tunisian Ons Jabeur. Swiatek defeated sixth-seeded Aryna Sabalenka in the second Night Session match on Thursday night,...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
For the first time since 2006, there is an American man competing in the U.S. Open semifinals. Frances Tiafoe replaced Andy Roddick (the last American male to reach the semifinals in New York) as the answer to that trivia question after he defeated Russia’s Andrey Rublev 7-6(3), 7-6(0), 6-4 on...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Top-ranked Iga Swiatek secured her spot in the first U.S. Open semifinal of her career by battling past eighth-seeded American Jessica Pegula 6-3, 7-6(4) inside Arthur Ashe Stadium on Wednesday night. “I’m pretty proud of it because I feel like I’m playing better and better every match,” said...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
For the first time in history, a Norwegian man is into the semifinals of the U.S. Open. Fifth-seeded Casper Ruud became the first from his nation to reach the final four in Queens after holding off a late surge from Italy’s Matteo Berrettini to win 6-1, 6-4, 7-6(4) on Tuesday afternoon. “The first...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Entering this year’s U.S. Open, Ons Jabeur had never made it out of the third round here in New York. But on Thursday she will play for a spot in the U.S. Open final after dismissing Ajla Tomljanovic 6-4, 7-6(4) in her quarterfinal match on Tuesday afternoon. “It’s never easy to play Ajla. I knew I...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
American Frances Tiafoe took the court on Monday afternoon with one thought on his mind: win the tennis match. A seemingly fairly simple approach for a professional player, but with 22-time major champion Rafael Nadal standing on the other side of the net, this was no easy task. “I’m definitely a...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Poland’s Iga Swiatek looked sharp on Thursday to secure her spot in the third round as she defeated former champion Sloane Stephens 6-3, 6-2. “I’m pretty happy that I was solid from the beginning till the end, because in Cincinnati I had some ups and downs in terms of focus,” said Swiatek. “Right...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Daniil Medvedev’s title defense continued on Wednesday as the top-ranked Russian powered through with a 6-3, 7-5, 6-3 victory over France’s Arthur Rinderknech. Medvedev’s match was the late night one inside Arthur Ashe Stadium but he made sure he wouldn’t have to work too deep into the New York...Read more
  | By Brian Coleman
Earlier this spring, Love Serving Autism (LSA) launched its newest program, introducing a course here in New York at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center (NTC). LSA, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides specialized therapeutic tennis instruction for individuals with autism...Read more