| By Kathy Miller
The Mixed-Doubles League continues match play with League playoffs beginning in May. The winning Long Island teams will advance to the Section Championship in Schenectady, N.Y. the weekend of May 31-June 2. Teams are registering for the men’s and women’s 18 & Over, 40 & Over, 55 & Over...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Westhampton Beach Tennis will be again offering partial and full scholarships to both adults and juniors at its tennis academy. These scholarships are for beginning tennis players who have made contributions to their community. The scholarships are in the names of two of owner Peter Kaplan's...Read more
  | By Kathy Miller
First and foremost, I hope everyone is recovering from Superstorm Sandy. I know we had many players affected by the storm and my heart goes out to all of you. I am hoping that you are all starting to get some normalcy back in your lives! Tri-Level League The men’s playoffs are complete, with the...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Over the holiday season, Rockville Racquet Club held their 2012 Men's Holiday Tournament. There was both singles and doubles competition for two levels of play, A+B. Tournament Director Kevin Gray did a great job making sure everything ran smoothly and that everyone had a great time. It was a...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Long Beach Tennis Center, who was hit hard by Hurricane Sandy, is very close to being back in business. One bubble is up and within the next two weeks, LBTC will be fully open for business. Four hard courts will be in operation right from the start, and when all the new renovations are complete,...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Ian Shapiro's Syosset Sportime team won the Long Island Region for Men’s 3.5, 4.0. & 4.5 Tri-Level this weekend 2-1 over the Klee/Nassau Indoor team. The team went undefeated for the season, winning the LI championship for the second time in three years. They will now be headed to Schenectady...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Congratulations to the women from Kings Park Sportime who took first place in the 2nd Annual USTA Long Island/United Way of Long Island Club & Corporate Challenge Fundraiser. The participants, who enjoyed an afternoon of tennis drills and matches, raised money for rehabilitative and...Read more
  | By Kathy Miller
Congratulations to the Women’s 3.0 Senior Team from Point Set, captained by Marilyn Shimon, and the Women’s 3.5 Senior Team from Carefree Racquet, captained by Bonnie Kolenberg, for winning at Sectionals and advancing to the Nationals! A job well done! Also advancing to Nationals is the Super...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
For the second consecutive year, the United States has won seven cups at the International Tennis Federation (ITF) Super-Seniors World Team Championships. The 2012 event, the 32nd edition of the championships, was held in Umag, Croatia, and consisted of 186 teams from 35 countries competing in 10...Read more
  | By Kathy Miller
I have been coordinating the USTA Leagues on Long Island for 26 years. When I started, there were about 400 in the league and this number has grown to over 4,000 players. As another season comes to an end, I was thinking about some of the good experiences I’ve had or heard about from the league...Read more