| By Kathy Miller
Congratulations to the 6.0 Mixed-Doubles team from Hempstead Lake Tennis, captained by Darlene Sotomayor and Adam Moramarco, and the 8.0 Mixed-Doubles team from Long Beach Tennis Center, captained by Andrew Camacho. Both teams are off to the National Championships! Good luck to both teams! The Men’...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Charles H. Hurme, 101, of Huntington Station, N.Y., passed away May 8, 2014 at the Northport VA Hospital following a brief illness. Born Nov. 5, 1912 in New York City and raised in Brooklyn, friendships started in the Finntown area of Brooklyn lasted seven to eight decades. It was at McKinley Park...Read more
  | By Kathy Miller
At the time of this article submission, the mixed-doubles season was coming to an end. The 6.0 and 9.0 Divisions finished up recently with the Hempstead Lake team, captained by Darlene Sotomayor and Adam Moramarco, advancing to the Section Championship in Albany the weekend of May 30-June 1. The 9...Read more
  | By Kathy Miller
The Mixed-Doubles League is now underway with playoffs beginning soon. To get the up-to-date League standings, go to www.litennisscores.com . The Long Island winning team from the 6.0, 7.0, 8.0 and 9.0 Divisions will advance to the Section Championship in Schenectady, N.Y. the weekend of May 30...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) held its annual awards event during the 2014 PTR International Tennis Symposium on Hilton Head Island, S.C., where Old Westbury, N.Y.’s Elizabeth Kobak was named PTR Female Player of the Year. A relative newcomer to PTR, Kobak’s mother suggested she join PTR...Read more
  | By Kathy Miller
The Mixed-Doubles season is underway, having begun in October. Playoffs are as follows: ►​ 6.0 Level: 1st vs. 2nd playing the weekend of March 28 ►7.0 Level: 1st vs. 2nd playing the weekend of April 11 ►8.0 Level: 1st vs. 2nd playing the weekend of April 11 ►9.0 Level: 1st vs. 4th and 2nd vs. 3rd...Read more
  | By Kathy Miller
The men’s Tri-Level League had six teams which played a round-robin format the weekend of Oct. 4, with the women’s five teams also playing a round-robin format the weekend of Oct. 11. With all the court time needed for the event, I called the owners of the “closed” Rockville Racquet asking if we...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Over 300 open-level players from across the country competed for National Team Championships in four divisions this fall at the Darling Tennis Center in Las Vegas. The draws were comprised of talented teams from around the nation. Up for grabs were the Men's Open National Team Championship, the...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Sportime Smashbox '13 ladies from Lynbrook Sportime will represent USTA Eastern this weekend in the 40 & Over 3.5 Adult League Nationals at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden in Indian Wells, Calif. The team is comprised of Coach Tina Buschi, Lori Basch, Shirley Brady, Stephanie Fein, Susan...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
South Shore recently defeated Piquet Lane, 4-1, to win the 2013 North Shore Men's Tuesday Night Tennis League at Piquet Lane Country Club. The South Shore team, captained by Mitch Kessler, finished in fourth place during the regular season, but made it's way to the finals by defeating The Magic in...Read more