July 22, 2014
By Bennett Kelly

Nestled between the Hudson River and the West Side Highway at 96th Street, the Riverside Park tennis courts are hidden gems known to New York City tennis enthusiasts. They’ve been properly cared for and maintained by the City Parks Department since 1984, when a restoration process restored order to the once dilapidated courts.

July 7, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

USTA Serves, the national charitable foundation of the USTA, has announced that it will grant 49 high school students a variety of college scholarships totaling $330,000. Among those receiving scholarships is Adam Ali of South Richmond Hill, N.Y., recipient of the $1,000 USTA Serves College Textbook Scholarship.

July 7, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Long Island's Noah Rubin defeated the sixth-seeded Stefan Kozlov in three tough sets that lasted over two hours 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 to win the Boys Junior Wimbledon Championship on Sunday.

July 4, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

On Friday morning, local junior Noah Rubin advanced to the semifinals of the Junior Wimbledon Championships with a big win against Holland's Tim Van Rijthoven. The match was tightly contested throughout, but in the end, Rubin pulled through two tie-breakers to win 7-6, 7-6 and advance to the semis.

July 3, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

In a battle of top American juniors, Long Island's Noah Rubin defeated seventh-seeded Francis Tiafoe of College Park, Md. 7-6(7-4), 4-6, 6-3 to advance to the Wimbledon Juniors Quarterfinals.

June 12, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

John McEnroe Tennis Academy Scholarship Tryouts will be held on Saturday, June 14 from 8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at the John McEnroe Tennis Academy, located on Randall’s Island, One Randall’s Island in New York, N.Y. 

May 12, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

The United States has qualified for the world finals in all four junior team events this past weekend– The Junior Davis Cup and Junior Fed Cup by BNP Paribas (16-and-under) and boys’ and girls’ World Junior Tennis (14-and-under) – at the North/Central American and Caribbean Final in Montreal, Canada.

May 1, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced that 14-year-old Rachel Lim of Briarcliff Manor, N.Y., along with Elysia Bolton (14, Lake Forest, Ill.) and Claire Liu (13, Thousand Oaks, Calif.) have been selected to represent the United States States at the World Junior Tennis competition (14-and-under) North/Central American and Caribbean Final, set for May 8-10 in Montreal, Canada. 

April 30, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

John McEnroe Tennis Academy Scholarship Tryouts will be held on Saturday, June 14 from 8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at the John McEnroe Tennis Academy, located on Randall’s Island, One Randall’s Island in New York, N.Y. 

April 14, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

At the 2014 ASICS Easter Bowl at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden, it was the Boys’ 14s top-seeded player, 13-year-old Steven Sun of Glen Cove, N.Y., defeating Keenan Mayo, the second-seeded player from Roseville, Calif., 6-0, 4-6, 6-1, to capture his second Super National previously having won the 12s Clays.

April 14, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

At the 2014 ASICS Easter Bowl at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden, it was the Boys’ 14s top-seeded player, 13-year-old Steven Sun of Glen Cove, N.Y., defeating Keenan Mayo, the second-seeded player from Roseville, Calif., 6-0, 4-6, 6-1, to capture his second Super National previously having won the 12s Clays.

April 7, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

It’s a new-look ASICS Easter Bowl in 2014, as the annual junior tennis tournament has plenty of changes in store once play begins this week.

March 11, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced that the U.S. Open National Playoffs will be held for the fifth season this year, expanding the footprint of the U.S. Open to cities nationwide by providing the opportunity for all players 14 years of age and older to earn a berth into the U.S. Open. The USTA Eastern Section will host their Playoffs from June 8-14 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, N.Y.

February 20, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Two promising American junior players will once again be featured as part of the BNP Paribas Showdown at Madison Square Garden, as a pair of 16-year-olds, Francis Taifoe and Reilly Opelka, will take part in World Tennis Day on March 3.

January 27, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Top-seeded and number one-ranked Alexander Zverev of Germany overcame 15-year-old American Stefan Kozlov of Pembroke Pines, Fla., 6-3, 6-0, to win the 2014 Australian Open Boys Singles Title in Melbourne. 

December 16, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

It was a celebration that fit the achievement. Francis Tiafoe slammed his racket down and shouted up to the sky in elation.

December 12, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Day two of the 2013 Metropolia Junior Orange Bowl Championships saw the second round draw on both the boys’ and girls’ side completed. 

December 11, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

The 67th Annual Metropolia Orange Bowl Junior Tennis Championships has been a fixture of the year-end junior tennis calendar since 1947 and this year’s event promises to add to its illustrious history.

December 9, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

A world class field will assemble at the Frank Veltri Tennis Centre in Coral Gables, Fla. from Dec. 14-23 for the 67th edition of the Orange Bowl. Many of the game’s current stars are past Orange Bowl champions, including Roger Federer, Andy Roddick and Caroline Wozniacki, and some of the best junior players in the world will be hoping to add their names to that illustrious winners’ list.

November 1, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Jessica Golovin from New York, N.Y. who plays at the John McEnroe Tennis Academy at Sportime Randalls Island lost a tight match at the Evert American ITF in Boca Raton, Fla. to fellow American Sophie Chang 6-4, 5-7, 6-4.

October 21, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
USTA Metro Junior Team Tennis will host a Registration and Kick-Off Party on Saturday, Nov. 16 from 5:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.
October 4, 2013
By Adam Wolfthal
Arvind Mahankali of Queens is the 2013 Scripps National Spelling Bee Champion, beating out 280 other contestants in his fourth attempt in the competition.
September 13, 2013
By Fred Sperber
You can imagine that, in the 28 years I have been coaching varsity high school tennis teams, I have virtually seen it all.
September 10, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Tennis is not the only sport being offered at Centercourt Athletic Club of Marlboro this fall. The state-of-the-art club has opened a new indoor sports field that is climate-controlled and available for a wide range of team sports, including soccer, lacrosse and field hockey.