| By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Suffolk County Individual Championships were held Tuesday at Smithtown East High School, and the day belonged to Half Hollow Hills East, as a record seven of their players qualified for the State Championships. Leading the way for Hills East were Singles Champion Zain Ali and Doubles Champions...Read more
  | By Gary Simeone
The 2013 Nassau County Boys Individual Championships were scheduled to begin on Saturday, May 11, but Mother Nature changed those plans as rain caused the postponement of Day One of the tournament. On Sunday morning as Coordinator Barry Kubit squeegeed the courts of Oceanside High School and the...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Yesterday afternoon, the Boys Suffolk League I Individual Championships top seeded Zain Ali of Half Hollow Hills East was crowned the Suffolk League I Individual Champion as he defeated second-seeded Brandon Stone of Walt Whitman in the finals in three tough sets 6-3, 3-6, 6-0. After splitting the...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The St. Anthony's Friars captured their second Catholic High School Athletic Association (CHSAA) Boys Tennis Title in three years Monday at Hofstra with a 6-1 win over the Chaminade Flyers. With the win, the Friars won their seventh CHSAA Boys Tennis Championship. In first singles, it was John...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Long Island High School Boys Tennis Season for 2013 is rapidly coming to an end. In Nassau County, Cold Spring Harbor remains undefeated, while in Suffolk, Half Hollow Hills East remains undefeated as well. Next Saturday-Sunday, May 11-12, the Nassau County Singles and Doubles Tournament will...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The 2013 boys high school season is set to begin Monday, March 11. Defending Long Island and Nassau County Champion Cold Spring Harbor returns with a strong team, but will be without 2012 State Champion Josh Levine who has now graduated and is playing at Duke University. Cold Spring Harbor will be...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The boys high school tennis season is still two months away, but as the players and coaches prepare for another great season, league coordinators have already put in place a schedule for the upcoming 2013 season. Some of the key dates are as follows: ► Monday, March 1 1: 2013 Boys High School...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
More than 100 high school student-athletes from across the USTA Eastern region showed off their talent and learned about a wide range of opportunities to play collegiate tennis on Nov. 11 at USTA Eastern’s 26th Annual College Showcase Day. The event, which was held at Saw Mill Club in Mount Kisco,...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Pensacola Futures Championships tournament, which features a $10,000 prize purse, is a USTA-sanctioned event that draws players from around the world with hopes of advancing into the higher tiers of the professional circuit. The tournament is in its third year at the Roger Scott Tennis Center...Read more
  | By Tonny van de Pieterman
About 12 years ago, I covered a lesson for one of my colleagues at Long Beach Tennis Center. On the other side of the net were two curious and shy boys named Eric Rubin and Matt Barry. They were both five-years-old and lived around the block from each other. Three years later, I started teaching...Read more