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May 3, 2017

The Cary Leeds Center for Tennis & Learning has announced the addition of its new executive director of tennis, Rick Ferman, a long-time and well-respected tennis coach.

May 2, 2017

Bard High School improved to 10-0 on the season on Monday, defeating the High School for Environmental Studies 5-0 in a key Manhattan B6 battle.

May 1, 2017

One-on-One Doubles Tennis, the half-court serve-and-volley singles game played cross-court including the alley returned the New York City as the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center hosted The Innovations Tennis Challenge, a USTA National Category III tournament.

May 1, 2017

The St. John’s women’s tennis team came up one win shy of a BIG EAST and an automatic bid into the NCAA Tournament on Sunday, losing a tough 4-3 contest to Depaul in Cayce, South Carolina.

April 28, 2017

The St. John’s men’s tennis team lost its first BIG EAST Championship match in more than four years on Friday morning, falling to Georgetown 4-2 at the Cayce Tennis & Fitness Center in Cayce, S.C. 

April 28, 2017

The PSAL runner-ups from a year ago, Brooklyn Tech, improved to 6-0 on the season, notching a 5-0 win over Midwood on Thursday afternoon.

April 27, 2017

Former WTA world #1 doubles star and seven-time Grand Slam doubles champion Liezel Huber will join the NYJTL Cary Leeds Center as Director of Tennis and Development on June 1, it was announced today by General Manager Skip Hartman.

April 27, 2017

Wednesday afternoon played host to a small slate of high school matches in New York City, the biggest of which was Bronx Science taking on Stuyvesant in an inter-borough showdown in League A3.

April 26, 2017

The St. John’s men’s and women’s tennis teams will get its BIG EAST tournaments underway on Thursday. 

April 26, 2017

The Queens College men's tennis team will enter the NCAA Division II Men’s Tennis Championships as the top-seed in East Region.

April 25, 2017

The start to 2017 has been much kinder to Serena Williams than the start of the 2016 season. She began 2016 coming off one of the most difficult losses of her career, a shocking defeat to Roberta Vinci in the 2015 U.S. Open semifinals, as she was pursuing both Steffi Graf’s Open Era record of 22 Grand Slam titles and the Calendar Grand Slam.

April 24, 2017

Lawrence Kleger, of Jericho, N.Y., was chosen as USTA Eastern’s Tennis Organizer of the Month for April for his excellence as a high performance tennis coach. Kleger is currently the Tennis Director at Sportime’s John McEnroe Tennis Academy (JMTA), a role he has held for four years.

April 24, 2017

The United States defeated top-seed and three-time defending champions Czech Republic 3-2 to reach the Fed Cup Final at Saddlebrook Resort in Florida on Sunday.

April 21, 2017

Roosevelt Island Racquet Club played host to another Metro Corporate League end-of-season party and finals on Thursday night as the two teams left standing in the Advanced and Advanced Intermediate Division Winter Finals squared off.

April 21, 2017

McKee/Staten Island Tech improved to 3-0 on the season on Thursday, downing Staten Island foe Susan Wagner 4-1.

April 20, 2017

Top-seed Andy Murray and 2014 champion Stan Wawrinka were both bounced from the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters just hours apart on Thursday.

April 20, 2017

The Stuyvesant Hitmen moved to 4-1 on the season, knocking off the High School of American Studies 5-0 on Wednesday afternoon.

April 19, 2017

That is the mission statement at CourtSense Tennis Training Center and is something its management and staff try to live up to every single day across its multiple locations throughout New Jersey. With its passion and enthusiasm coupled with the ability to embrace the newest form of modern sports science, CourtSense has become a staple of the tri-state area tennis community.

April 19, 2017

Tickets for New York City’s only professional tennis team, the New York Empire presented by Citi, will go on-sale on Friday, April 21. The New York Empire’s first home match will be at 5 p.m. on Sunday, July 16 on Court 17 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, N.Y.

April 18, 2017

World number two and two-time champion Novak Djokovic advanced at the Monte Carlo Masters on Tuesday, getting past France’s Gilles Simon 6-3, 4-6, 7-5 to reach the tournament’s third-round.

April 17, 2017

American Steve Johnson won the second ATP singles title of his career on Sunday, knocking off eighth-seeded Brazilian Thomaz Bellucci 6-4, 4-6, 7-6(5) to win the U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championships in Houston, Texas.

April 14, 2017

Get your pro spring swing on! I love this time of year. The weather is warming up and there is such positive energy around the tennis courts.

April 14, 2017

There are a number of classic “reasons” for the lack of serve and volley among women in the modern game of tennis. Opinions and quotes from fans, players, coaches and commentators are many.

April 14, 2017

The St. John’s women’s tennis team (15-3) will conclude its regular season with a Senior Day celebration against the Fordham Rams (17-1) at the St. John’s Outdoor Courts at noon on Saturday.