| By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Two of Suffolk County’s top teams met in an early season showdown on Monday afternoon and the anticipated match did not disappoint, as Commack edged Hills East 4-3 in League I. The win improves Commack to 4-0 while handing the Thunderbirds of Hills East its first defeat of the season. Commack...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Hawks of Plainview JFK got in the win column in Conference I on Monday, edging Jericho 4-3 on Monday afternoon. The deciding match would come on the third doubles court as the sophomore-freshman duo of Ethan Treihaft and Sam Weissman came back from a set down to beat Warren Wang and Jayson Flum...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The spring season for much of Nassau County got underway on Thursday as the majority of teams played in their league openers on a crisp, early spring afternoon. In Conference I, Port Washington knocked off Plainview JFK 5-2 to join Syosset as 1-0 teams atop the county’s top conference. Justin Suzan...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Islip boys tennis team moved back to .500 on Wednesday afternoon, knocking off Lindenhurst 7-0 to improve to 2-2 on the season. “The boys played well today,” said Islip head coach Nick Delapi. “It was a nice match to get us prepared for a tough league match against Sayville.” Islip was led by...Read more
  | By Brian Coleman
Nassau County Boys High School preview Player to Watch: Yuval Solomon, Plainview JFK Cold Spring Harbor’s Josh Levine won back to back New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) singles titles in 2011 and 2012 which capped off a run of six state champions from Long Island in...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The boys’ high school tennis season in Suffolk County got underway this week and teams from across the county took advantage of the nice weather on Tuesday. In League 1, the Commack Cougars won its season opener with a 6-1 victory over Huntington in a rematch of last year’s quarterfinals. Seventh-...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
On Tuesday night, Nov. 8th, Suffolk County's high school girls tennis players, along with their families and coaches, came together at Villa Lombardi's in Holbrook for the 2016 Suffolk County Girls Varsity Tennis Awards Dinner, organized by the Suffolk County Girls Varsity Tennis Coaches...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Calista Sha and Morgan Wilkins of the Friends Academy completed its improbable run as a doubles tandem, winning the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) doubles title with a 1-6, 7-5, 6-4 comeback victory over Vanessa Ciano and Laina Campos of Ursuline on Monday morning...Read more
  | By Brian Coleman
When the Nassau County Individual Singles draw came out, top-seeded Merri Kelly Hannity of Cold Spring Harbor and second-seeded Courtney Kowalsky of Oyster Bay were on opposite sides and never thought they would play against one another. “It was hard but it was fun at the same time,” Hannity said...Read more
  | By Brian Coleman
Syosset got back on the winning track Monday afternoon with a 5-2 triumph over Conference I rival Roslyn. Risha Maholtra came back from a set down to win at first singles, defeating Natalia Krol 3-6, 7-6(2), 6-1. The Braves will take on Great Neck North in its next match. The Massapequa Chiefs...Read more