The annual USTA Eastern Long Island Region Adult League Captain’s Meeting took place at Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury, N.Y., as team captains from all across Long Island gathered together to look ahead towards the upcoming season.
Adult League Coordinator Kathy Miller spoke to the captains about the new rule changes that will be enforced in the upcoming season, and presented the teams with their respective schedules. USTA Eastern Senior Manager for Adult Leagues, Lauren Bull, also discussed the upcoming season with the team members.
The event featured an array of guest speakers as the community looks forward to another great year of tennis in our area. Luke Jensen, former Grand Slam Champion and the new head coach for the New York Empire, was on hand as well as Empire General Manager Michele Cope, and spoke to the audience about the upcoming World Team Tennis season.
Recent New York Open finalist, Brayden Schnur, was in attendance alongside Co-Tournament Director Peter Lebedevs to discuss the third year of the New York Open, which will return to NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum next February.
The event kicks off another season of Adult League play here on Long Island, and be sure to check out the July/August issue of Long Island Tennis Magazine for a league update with standings, results and news.