| By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA Eastern Long Island Region will host a junior play date for children ages five through 13 on Monday, Jan. 16, when they are off from school for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. The event will be held at the Long Beach Tennis Center, located at 899 Monroe Boulevard in Long Beach, N.Y.,...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
On the eve of U.S. Open Finals Weekend, tennis champions, industry leaders and supporters of the game gathered at Cipriani Wall Street for The 2011 Legends Ball. The event honored the greatest legends and supporters of the sport of tennis and raised funds to support the International Tennis Hall of...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
On March 5, 2012, the 2012 BNP Paribas Showdown will take place at Madison Square Garden in New York City, highlighted by two marquee exhibition matches. Representing the men's side of the sport, Switzerland's Roger Federer will take on American Andy Roddick who he has met with on 22 different...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
On the eve of the 2011 U.S. Open Women's Final, a who's who of the tennis industry will gather at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City to pay tribute to the International Tennis Hall of Fame's Class of 2011 Inductees Andre Agassi and Peachy Kellmeyer, to honor additional contributors to the sport...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA has announced the recipients of its 2011 ICON Awards, which not only honor individuals and organizations that have made a positive impact on diversity and inclusion in our sport and society, but also emphasize the association’s commitment to fairness and equality. This year’s recipients of...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
From the earliest days, nations have experienced the struggle of war in an effort to assert their beliefs. For more than a century, countries have prided themselves on their most talented athletes and champions. As a result, the trials of war and the triumphs of sport have intersected on and off...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Volunteers from around Long Island joined the USTA’s Long Island Tennis Service Representative Bill Mecca to introduce almost 250 of Huntington’s elementary school children to the many fun and health benefits of tennis. In a program that has been used in successfully in many schools around the...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA has announced that the U.S. Open Experience will take over Times Square in New York City on Monday, June 13th as part of its launch to promote the first day of ticket sales for the general public to the 2011 U.S. Open, which will be played at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Terry Fontana was recently honored by the Town of Islip and Town Supervisor Phillip Nolan for her contributions to the health and fun of Islip’s youth. Fontana, a tennis icon on Long Island, is a member of the USTA/Eastern-Long Island Region Volunteer Board and active in the Hicksville Community...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Thirty-one years after the stirring Wimbledon Gentlemen's Final that earned Hall of Famers John McEnroe and Bjorn Borg a place among history's great sports battles, HBO Sports looks back at their unforgettable rivalry of the 1970s and 1980s in the new documentary "McEnroe/Borg: Fire and Ice." The...Read more