| By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
John McEnroe Tennis Academy Scholarship Tryouts will be held on Saturday, June 14 from 8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at the John McEnroe Tennis Academy, located on Randall’s Island, One Randall’s Island in New York, N.Y. Full- and half-year scholarships will be awarded. Proper tennis attire must be worn...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Center Moriches Varsity Tennis Coach Joe Arias spent a day at Clayton Huey Elementary School launching the first ever "Clayton Huey Tennis Academy" in conjunction with the school's physical education staff. More than 700 students from grades kindergarten through fifth attended the day-long clinic...Read more
  | By Dave Suskin
The USTA set a new Guinness World Record Sunday, with 406 enthusiastic kids ages 6-18 set the record for "Largest Tennis Lesson." Held at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, N.Y., the 30-minute lesson began at 9:00 a.m. with participation from several of the area’s...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
During the next couple months, the USTA will invite families and kids of all ages and skill levels to try tennis at local events and facilities across the country—encouraging kids to get on the court and into the game. Studies have shown that an early, positive experience in sports is vital to...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
On Feb. 1-2, Centercourt will be offering two junior clinics with world renowned coach Chuck Kriese. For the past three decades, Coach Kriese has guided young players towards great, successful tennis careers. As a collegiate tennis coach, Coach Kriese is one of winningest coaches in college tennis...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
One-On-One Doubles Tournaments, piloted by USTA/FLORIDA, will return to the Sunshine State in its music filled format. The Grand Prix Circuit of Events will be played at The Kiwi Tennis Club, in Indian Harbour Beach, Fla. on Friday, March 7; at Hawks Landing Tennis Club in Plantation, Fla. on...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
One-On-One Doubles Tournaments will return to Florida in its music filled format. The three-hour tournaments will be played at The Kiwi Tennis Club, in Indian Harbour Beach, Fla. on Friday, March 7 and at Hawks Landing Tennis Club in Plantation, Fla. on Saturday, April 5. Both Men’s Open...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Novak Djokovic opened his Shanghai Rolex Masters title defense on Wednesday, defeating Marcel Granollers 6-2, 6-0 in just 71 minutes. Djokovic defeated new-world number one Rafael Nadal on Sunday to win the 2013 China Open. Djokovic improved to a 3-0 lifetime mark against Granollers, converting...Read more
  | By Brian Coleman
Queens College hosted its inaugural Tennis Outing and Social this past Saturday on its campus in Flushing. The event helped raise money for the Men’s and Women’s Tennis teams at Queens College, and showcased some very good tennis to those who came out and supported. The day consisted of lessons in...Read more
  | By Michael Bernstein
For those of you who are veterans at attending the U.S. Open, you probably already know all of this stuff, but for those of you who may be looking to attend the U.S. Open for the first time, here are a few thoughts that might make it a little easier for you to enjoy the tournament and save you a...Read more