| By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Syosset High School Girls Tennis team wrapped up another undefeated regular season on Friday with a 6-1 victory over Oceanside. Their only loss of the day came via an injury from a member of their fourth doubles team resulting in a forfeit. Syosset was missing their number one singles player,...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Only five girls high school tennis matches were played Monday, Oct. 8, four in Suffolk County and one in Nassau County. In Suffolk, Eastport-South Manor remained undefeated in League VIII play with a win over Riverhead, while Bellport remained winless in League VI, losing to Comsewoque. The big...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The following are results from the girls high school tennis matches played in Nassau and Suffolk Counties on Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 3: ►Bayport-Blue Point 4 vs Patchogue-Medford 3 ►Brentwood 5 vs North Babylon 2 ►Copiague 6 vs Babylon 1 ►East islip 4 vs West Islip 3 ►Eastport-South Manor 5 vs...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Suffolk County Girls Coaches Tennis Association held its Second Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Doubles Tournament on Sept. 22. The round-robin tournament took place at two sites, the Hamlet Country Club in Commack, N.Y. and at Center Moriches High School. The tournament was open to any varsity...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
In 2011, the Girls High School Tennis Season ended on a sour note as Syosset High School defeated Half Hollow Hills East for the Long Island Championship via a coaches forfeit by HHHE over a lineup dispute. While this was deeply concerning on many levels, it shouldn't overshadow what was one of the...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Below is the year-end results of the Nassau and Suffolk Girls fall tennis season. The year 2011 saw some upsets and great tennis from all girls who took to the courts to represent their respective high schools. The boys high school tennis season is next up for the spring season which commences this...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Barry Kubit, varsity coach for the Oceanside High School Boys Tennis Team and the Junior Varsity coach of the Oceanside Girls Tennis Team, has been named Virginia and Chuck Landis High School Coach of the Year 2011 by the USTA Eastern Section. Coach Kubit is also the coordinator of boys tennis for...Read more
  | By Gary Simeone
The 4th Annual Awards Banquet, hosted by the Suffolk County Girls Tennis Coaches Association, took place recently at Villa Lombardi Restaurant in Holbrook, N.Y. More than 500 players and coaches representing 52 Suffolk County schools showed up for the event, as awards were given out to winners in...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA has announced the acceptance lists for the 65th Orange Bowl International Tennis Championships, which begins Monday, Dec. 5 at the Frank Veltri Tennis Center in Plantation, Fla. The event will be contested on clay for the first time since 1998. The qualifying draw will take place beginning...Read more
  | By Steven Kaplan
Perhaps the most important quality for success in tennis is steadiness and the avoidance of errors. It might come as a surprise then, that in practice "Blue Chips" miss more shots than “Five Stars,” while "Five Stars” miss more shots than “Four Stars,” etc. If you are thinking that superior players...Read more