| By Ricky Becker
A great source of untapped recruiting wisdom is from former Long Island players who have finished college. These young adults have all the experience of college and are still young enough to relate to today’s junior players. I asked two Long Island-bred college graduates some recruiting questions...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
There will be a tryout for a full year scholarship to the John McEnroe Tennis Academy on Saturday, July 21 at Sportime Randall's Island. All interested players will need to pre-register in order to attend the tryout day on July 21. Registration closes Tuesday, July 17 at 5:00 p.m. The following is...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA has announced the nine boys and eight girls who have been accepted into the main draw and the qualifying draw at the 2012 Junior Championships at Wimbledon. Among those selected is Rockville Centre, N.Y.'s Noah Rubin, a quarterfinalist at the recent 2012 Boys French Open Junior Singles...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA Eastern Long Island Region's Junior Tennis Team Tournament will be played Saturday, Aug. 4 at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow, N.Y. (rain date is Sunday, Aug. 5). This tournament is a round robin team tournament and a fundraiser event for the preservation of marine mammals and sea turtles...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Unfortunately the magical run of Long Island's Noah Rubin came to an end today in the quarterfinals of the 2012 French Open Juniors, as Noah was defeated 4-6, 1-6 by the number five seed, Filip Peliwo of Canada. The playing conditions were far from ideal, as it was cold and drizzly throughout the...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Court 14 was the scene this morning at Roland Garros as Noah Rubin of Long Island took to the court for the third round of the 2012 Boys French Open Junior Singles Championships. The weather outside was windy, cold and drizzling at times, and the16-year-old Noah came in as the underdog against 18-...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Noah Rubin continued his impressive play in Paris with a straight set 6-2, 6-3 upset win against the 15th seed from Italy, Stefano Napolitano, in the second round of the French Open Juniors. Rubin's traveling coaching staff of Lawrence Kleger (executive director of tennis for Sportime-John McEnroe...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Long Island's Noah Rubin defeated Jorge Brian Panta Herreros of Peru, 3-6, 6-1, 6-3 in the first round of the 2012 French Open Juniors on Sunday. He will now face Stefano Napolitano of Italy, the 15th seed, in the second round. Noah traveled to Roland Garros with his coach, Lawrence Kleger of...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA has announced the eight girls and seven boys who have been accepted into the main draw and the qualifying draw at the 2012 Roland Garros Junior French Championships. The main draw will be played June 3-10 at Roland Garros in Paris; qualifying will be played May 31-June 1. Among the group...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The following is a interview conducted with Patrick McEnroe and the top women's junior player in the United States, Taylor Townsend of Stockbridge, Ga. Taylor swept the singles and doubles title at the Australian Open in January, the first American to do that at a Junior Slam since Lindsay...Read more