| By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
With the high school regular season winding down, many teams across Long Island continue to battle for a spot in the playoffs with only a few matches remaining. Click Here to submit your score and match notes to be a part of our daily recap. On Tuesday afternoon, South Side notched a 6-1 win over...Read more
  | By Press Release
In an effort to raise the profile of college tennis, engage alumni and provide a networking vehicle, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) announced on Wednesday the launch of the College Tennis Alumni Network . “Our mission at the ITA is to serve our membership in a variety of ways that...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA, in conjunction with the NCAA, and the T ennis Channel announced a three-year partnership on Tuesday , which makes the network the exclusive home of the NCAA Division 1 Men’s and Women’s National Championships. The partnership begins with this year’s events which are scheduled to run from...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Port Washington brought an end to Roslyn’s undefeated season on Monday afternoon as the Vikings upset the Bulldogs 4-3 in a Nassau County Conference I matchup. Click Here to submit your score and match notes to be a part of our daily recap. Alex Karman defeated Mikey Weitz 6-4, 6-4 at first singles...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
High School tennis’ regular season is coming to a close soon on Long Island, with the last round of matches being played last week and this coming week. Click Here to submit your score and match notes to be a part of our daily recap. Earlier last week, William Floyd edged Eastport South Manor 4-3...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Last week, those who made tennis shine on Long Island in 2018 were honored at the 29 th Annual USTA Long Island Awards Dinner at Chateau Briand Caterers in Carle Place, N.Y. Fourteen-time Grand Slam champion Aranxta Sanchez-Vicario was the featured guest speaker and spoke to the awardees and guests...Read more
  | By Brian Coleman
This story first appeared in the May/June 2019 issue of Long Island Tennis Magazine. Click Here to read the full digital edition. In mid-March, Petra Kvitova made her way to the podium inside Hard Rock Stadium, the new home of the Miami Open. She sat in front of the press following a hard-fought,...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Justin Seplowe notched a 6-0, 7-6(5) victory over Nick Lisi at first singles, and Ryan Collins and Jimmy Hennessey fought back from a set down to win 5-7, 6-2, 10-7 at fourth doubles to lead South Side to a 5-2 win over Oceanside. The Cyclones are now 6-2 on the year. Click Here to submit your...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The fifth annual Finance Cup will take place this year on Saturday, June 29 on the East End of Long Island, as Team USA once again battles Team Europe in this friendly, yet heated, competition. The Americans lead the Europeans 3-1 in Cup Victories. The teams are comprised of former professional and...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
In an interview with Christopher Clarey of the New York Times on Wednesday, Justin Gimelstob said he will be resigning from his position on the ATP Board of Directors rather than seeking another term. The election was set for May 14 in Rome. “I’m stepping down because my job is to work on the sport...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Following the week-long spring break, high school tennis returned to action on Long Island on Monday as teams across Nassau County continued their respective bids for a run at the playoffs. Click Here to submit your score and match notes to be a part of our daily recap. In a tight Conference III-A...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The annual United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA) Eastern Conference takes place this weekend at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows. The event features a number of instructional and informative workshops, classes and seminars. Below is the weekend’s...Read more
Dominic Thiem captured the title at the Barcelona Open, defeating Daniil Medvedev of Russia 6-4, 6-0 on Sunday.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Dominic Thiem captured the title at the Barcelona Open, defeating Daniil Medvedev of Russia 6-4, 6-0 on Sunday. Thiem fell behind an early break in the first set but rallied to win 12 of the final 13 games to complete the straight-set victory. “Winning this means a lot to me because it’s such a...Read more
Czech Republic’s Petra Kvitova became the first player to win multiple titles this season as she defeated Anett Kontaveit of Estonia 6-3, 7-6(2) in the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix finals on Sunday.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
For the first time in 2019, we have a two-time champion on the WTA Tour. Czech Republic’s Petra Kvitova became the first player to win multiple titles this season as she defeated Anett Kontaveit of Estonia 6-3, 7-6(2) in the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix finals on Sunday. “I’m so glad that I reached...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA Eastern Long Island Region will honor the achievements of its members and member organizations at its 29 th annual Long Island Awards Dinner, which is set for Thursday, May 2 at Chateau Briand Caterers in Carle Place, N.Y. Click Here to attend the dinner or learn more information. Long...Read more