| 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
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Long Island Champion Team - Syosset High School Conference I: Nassau County Champion: Syosset Playoffs Semifinals: Syosset 6 - Roslyn 1 Port Washington 6 - Manhasset 1 Finals: Syosset 6 - Port Washington 1 Syosset 14-0 Port Washington 12-2 Roslyn 9-5 Manhasset 9-5 Jericho 5-9 Hewlett 3-11 Oceanside...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Syosset High School's Hannah Camhi capped off an epic senior season with a hard-fought, three-set victory over fellow Long Islander Morgan Hermann of Garden City, 6-2,5-7, 6-2 in the 2011 NYSPHSAA Girls High School Tennis Championships played yesterday in Manlius, N.Y. This was just the first time...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The 2011 NYSPHSAA Girls High School Tennis Championships were played this past weekend at Eastside Racquet Club in Manlius, N.Y. Representing Long Island were Hannah Camhi (Syosset), Morgan Hermann (Garden City), Nicholle Torres (Great Neck South), Ludmilla Yamus (Half Hollow Hills East), Zenat...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
On Tuesday, 2011 Nassau County Champion Syosset High School and 2011 Suffolk County Champion Half Hollow Hills East (HHHE) High School were supposed to play to determine the winner of the 2011 Long Island Championship. That day ended with HHHE Coach Tom Depelteau putting his team back on a bus...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Yesterday's Long Island High School Girls Tennis Championship match between the Nassau County Champion Syosset and Suffolk County Champion Half Hollow Hills East was supposed to be a battle between the two best teams on the Island. It was supposed to be the fitting end to a long season of hard work...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
For the third time in the last seven years, the girls tennis team of Half Hollow Hills East (HHHE) have been crowned Suffolk County Champions. In the Suffolk finals, the top seed from HHHE went up against the Cinderella story of the playoffs, 19th-ranked Northport High School. The finals was a...Read more
  | By Michael Sarro
On the day after New York saw its biggest snow storm in October since 1979, more than 110 high school juniors and seniors, their parents, and more than 40 college coaches braved the treacherous roads to attend the 25th Annual College Showcase Day held at the Saw Mill Club in Mt. Kisco, N.Y. For 25...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
For the third consecutive season, the Syosset High School Girls Tennis team won the Nassau County Championships. Syosset defeated Port Washington in the finals, 6-1, to win the 2011 crown. Recently crowned Nassau County Singles Champion Hannah Camhi led the way for Syosset winning in straight sets...Read more