| By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The qualifying tournament of the 2019 U.S. Open will be expanded from four days to five later this summer, beginning on Monday, August 19 and running through Friday, August 23 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. The move allows more flexibility in scheduling as well as more windows...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Rafael Nadal won his 60 th career match on the clay courts of Barcelona as he defeated fellow Spaniard David Ferrer 6-3, 6-3 to reach the Barcelona Open quarterfinals. “This match was important for me,” said Nadal. “Yesterday I had a tough match. I took a setp forward and was able to play with more...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Sofia Kenin notched one of the biggest victories of her young career as the American pushed the United States into the 2020 World Group Draw of the Fed Cup at the Freeman Coliseum in San Antonio, Texas on Sunday. Kenin defeated Timea Bacskinsky 6-3, 7-6(4) in the fourth rubber of the World Group...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The St. John’s men’s tennis team captured the BIG EAST Men’s Tennis Championship for the first time since 2016, defeating Marquette 4-3 in the conference championship match this week . The victory catapults the Red Storm into the 2019 NCAA Men’s Tennis Tournament as an automatic qualifier, and will...Read more
Legendary tennis coach Nick Bollettieri speaks to kids during the 2019 New York Tennis Expo.
  | By Steven Kaplan
I recently had the pleasure of hosting legendary coach Nick Bollettieri as the featured speaker at my annual High School Coaches Clinic. Nick is an engaging speaker and his record of elevating the most gifted athletes to great heights is unmatched. Nick Bollettieri, like all great messengers, is...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The annual USTA Eastern Long Island Region Adult League Captain’s Meeting took place at Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury, N.Y., as team captains from all across Long Island gathered together to look ahead towards the upcoming season. Adult League Coordinator Kathy Miller spoke to the captains...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Spring break is almost upon us and that means a break in the high school tennis action over the next week, but there were still some matches to be played before the break begins. Click Here to submit your score and match notes to be a part of our daily recap. On Wednesday, Hicksville notched a 5-2...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The high school tennis action continues to heat up as teams enter the middle part of the season and begin to prepare for the playoff push. Click Here to submit your score and match notes to be a part of our daily recap. One of those teams who has been in playoff form from the beginning of the...Read more
  | By Press Release
Seven-time Grand Slam singles champion Venus Williams, and Bob and Mike Bryan, the most decorated doubles team in tennis history, are among many tennis icons who will showcase their world-class talent and Grand Slam pedigree as Franchise players in the 44 th season of World TeamTennis (WTT), which...Read more
Jay Harris, JMTA College Recruiting Combine Director, sat down with Long Island Tennis Magazine to discuss this year's event.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
1) Entering the fourth annual JMTA College Recruiting Combine, how have you and your team built on the event from year to year? We are striving to make the JMTA College Recruiting Combine the absolute best recruiting opportunity for tennis players anywhere in the United States! This year, we have...Read more
  | By Lonnie Mitchel
I see this all too often in my travels as a collegiate head coach at the State University of New York at Oneonta—many players being trained by academy pros being advised not to play high school tennis. As I also go through the many letters, notes and communication I receive from potential student/...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Rain was the primary theme of high school tennis on Long Island this weekend, as many matches had to be postponed while others were shortened due to the unpleasant spring weather. Click Here to submit your score and match notes to be a part of our daily recap. The Roslyn Bulldogs maintained its...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Alan Sabovic improved to 13-0 on the season in the first singles spot, as he led Connetquot to a 7-0 victory over East Islip on Thursday. Click Here to submit your score and match notes to be a part of our daily recap. Connetquot moves to 8-2 in Suffolk County’s League II and with Sabovic leading...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The 2019 USTA Long Island Region Awards Dinner is set for Thursday, May 2 at Chateau Briand Caterers in Carle Place, N.Y, and it has announced that Aranxta Sanchez-Vicario will be the featured guest speaker. Sanchez-Vicario had a decorated playing career which resulted in her being inducted to the...Read more
Tennis fans across the tri-state area have the opportunity to catch current World No. 10 John Isner when he joins the New York Empire presented by Citi for its season-opening match on Sunday, July 14 against the San Diego Aviators.
  | By Press Release
Tennis fans across the tri-state area have the opportunity to catch current World No. 10 John Isner when he joins the New York Empire presented by Citi for its season-opening match on Sunday, July 14 against the San Diego Aviators. Empire home matches move to Cary Leeds Center for Tennis &...Read more