Syosset was a 5-2 winner over Great Neck South in the season opener on Monday afternoon.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Below are results from high school tennis action on Long Island on Monday afternoon. These were the scores submitted to us. To have your team’s scores included in our daily recap, please submit scores to LITennisMag.com/HSSubmit , or https://rwschneider.com/NYSHSTennis.php . Syosset 5, Great Neck...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Below are results from Suffolk County high school tennis action on Friday afternoon. To have your team’s scores included in our daily recap, please submit scores to LITennisMag.com/HSSubmit , or https://rwschneider.com/NYSHSTennis.php . Friday, April 1 Commack 7, East Islip 0 Commack got singles...Read more
Iga Swiatek won the Miami Open to win her third straight title, and is now ranked No. 1 in the world.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
A star-studded two weeks in Miami came to a close this weekend, as Spain’s Carlos Alcaraz and Poland’s Iga Swiatek claimed the Men’s Singles and Women’s Singles titles at the Miami Open, respectively. Swiatek completed the Sunshine Double on Saturday, winning titles at both Indian Wells and Miami,...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Heading out to the East End of Long Island, travelers are presented with beautiful scenery featuring farms, wineries, markets, shops and more. You can head down to the beach, or grab lunch at one of the many restaurants along the way. But for tennis players, there exists a hidden gem inside the...Read more
  | By Dr. Tom Ferraro
This article is Part Two in a 10-part series from Dr. Tom Ferraro. Click Here to read Part One . Over the years I have learned a key intervention that helps tennis players in their effort to win is anticipating any and all problems that will occur during an event and preparing a reaction to it...Read more
  | By Steve Annacone
Sometimes stating the obvious doesn’t seem as important as some complicated strategy or game plan that the experts promote. In Brad Gilbert’s Winning Ugly , he basically encourages the player to make shots, especially at the beginning of the match. Most players are not at 100 percent mentally or...Read more
  | By Rob Polishook
Tennis fans were treated to a special Men’s Singles Finals at the 2022 Australian Open between Rafael Nadal and Daniil Medvedev; we all witnessed an incredible comeback. Nadal was down two sets and faced triple breakpoint at 2-3 in the third set. Nadal was clearly being pushed around by Medvedev...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The boys’ high school tennis season got underway this weekend with a couple of matches taking place in Suffolk County. Hills East 6, Hills West 1 Jared Shulman & Jake Bornstein held on to win 7-5, 2-6, 10-6 to lead Hills East past crosstown rivals Hills West. Bryan Volk notched a straight sets...Read more
Commack's Eddie Liao won the Suffolk County singles title a year ago.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
In just a short while, the cold weather will subside and the snow on the ground will all melt away, ushering in the spring here on Long Island. With that comes a return to the outdoor tennis courts, and a new season of boys’ high school tennis. This year should be even more exciting than previous...Read more
Chris Lewit gives his thoughts on the 2021 hit movie "King Richard".
  | By Chris Lewit
I finally had a chance to watch “King Richard”, one of the best tennis films I have seen— perhaps ever—and I would like to share my thoughts as both a high-performance coach and parent. Richard Williams was wonderfully portrayed by Will Smith who delivered a powerful performance. The acting—by all...Read more
  | By Steven Kaplan
Effective coaches use words strategically so that their message has the greatest positive impact and throughout my career, I have looked to find a better cue or phrase to coach with clarity. Sometimes the improvements that I have found are subtle yet they can be meaningful. I've developed a better...Read more
Top-ranked Ash Barty announced her retirement from professional tennis.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
In a stunning announcement on Tuesday evening, recent Australian Open champion Ashleigh Barty revealed that she is retiring from professional tennis. Barty sat down for an interview with longtime friend and fellow professional tennis player Casey Dellacqua which she posted to her Instagram account...Read more
Elina Svitolina is one of the Ukrainian players who will arrive in the United States for the BJK Cup next week.
  | By Press Release
The USTA and the U.S. Billie Jean King Cup Team will welcome Team Ukraine to Asheville, N.C., and the Harrah’s Cherokee Center - Asheville for a Billie Jean King Cup by BNP Paribas Qualifying tie April 15-16, 2022. The USTA will donate 10 percent of the ticket revenue from the event to the Ukraine...Read more
  | By Press Release
Helping young athletes attend the colleges of their choice, on full tennis scholarships when possible, is a foundational goal of SPORTIME and of JMTA. With dozens of JMTA students currently competing at top colleges across the country, today the Academy announced the Sixth Annual, 2022, John...Read more
Recent Indian Wells champion Taylor Fritz won the Easter Bowl in 2015.
  | By Press Release
The FILA Easter Bowl returns to the Indian Wells Tennis Garden for the 54 th edition of one of the nation’s largest and most prestigious junior tennis tournaments. Nearly every singles American men’s and women’s Grand Slam champion has competed in the FILA Easter Bowl, a true pipeline to the...Read more