September 5, 2013
By Dave Suskin
Marking the one-year anniversary of the USTA’s public commitment to help shine a spotlight on the crisis of physical inactivity among America's youth by aligning with A Partnership for a Healthier America, tennis’ governing body, the USTA, held a press event and youth tennis exhibition on Sept. 1 to show that an early positive experience in sports helps to create a lifelong commitment to an active lifestyle.
September 4, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Louisa Chirico from Harrison, N.Y. took the court twice on Tuesday at the U.S. Open, playing in both the Girls Junior Singles and Doubles Tournaments. In her first round singles match, Louisa, seeded 10th in the tournament, took on Viktoriya Lushkov.
September 3, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
As Rockville Centre, N.Y.'s Noah Rubin stepped on Court 4 today for his first round match in the U.S. Open Junior Tournament, the theme from his team was to stay calm and play his game. Noah did just that in winning his first round match 6-3, 6-0 against Germany's Hannes Wagner.
August 27, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The 2013 U.S. Open will end in a couple of weeks, but at Centercourt Athletic Club of Marlboro, the tennis season is just beginning. On Monday, Sept. 9, the Club will begin its fall season with a wide range of tennis programs for players of all ages and abilities.
August 27, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Hundreds of aspiring pros were on hand in Central Park Sunday to enjoy a fun-filled afternoon of free tennis instruction, prizes and the opportunity to play with the pros as part of the ongoing CityParks Tennis grassroots program.
August 20, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
With the sun shining over New York on a beautiful summer day, the world's premier tennis tournament got underway at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on Tuesday during opening round action at the 2013 U.S. Open Main Draw Qualifiers.
August 12, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Top-seeded Sachia Vickery beat second-seeded Alexandra Kiick 4-6, 6-2, 6-0 to win the USTA Girls 18s National Championship at Barnes Tennis Center in San Diego, Calif.
August 8, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Long Island native Noah Rubin took one step closer to a automatic wild card into the main draw at the 2013 U.S. Open with a thrilling 3-6, 7-5, 7-5 victory in a match at the USTA Boys 18s National Championships in Kalamazoo, Mich.
August 7, 2013
By Dan Fromm
Twenty-three juniors from the John McEnroe Tennis Academy (JMTA) have made their way across country to compete in the August 2013 USTA Nationals. The country’s best juniors are competing in the following cities: Kalamazoo, Mich. (Boys 16-18); San Diego, Calif. (Girls 16-18); San Antonio, Texas (Boys 14); Peachtree City, Ga. (Girls 14); Little Rock, Ark. (Boys 12); and Alpharetta, Ga. (Girls 12).
August 1, 2013
By Adam Wolfthal
Sabrina Xiong is a student of the Sportime John McEnroe Tennis Academy (JMTA) at Randalls Island. Year after year, Sabrina has raised her ranking with consistency, and is currently ranked in the top 50 recruits in the country and the number two ranked recruit in New York State, according to TennisRecruiting.net.
July 22, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Seventeen-year-old Daniel Kerznerman of Brooklyn, N.Y., who trains full-time at the USTA Training Center in East Flushing, N.Y. captured the USTA Boys 18s National Clay Court Championships singles title on Sunday. With the win, Kerznerman received a wild card entry into the 2013 U.S. Open Junior Championship.
July 2, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Jamie Loeb of Ossining, N.Y. pulled off a big upset win today in the second round of the Wimbledon Junior Tournament. Loeb, who trains at the John McEnroe Tennis Academy, defeated 10th-seeded Camila Giangreco Campiz of Paraguay in straight sets.
June 14, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Taylor Townsend of Chicago, the number one-ranked junior in the world for 2012, will continue junior competition at Wimbledon, June 29-July 7 at the All-England Club in Wimbledon, London. Joining Townsend at the Wimbledon main draw will be two local products, number 45-ranked Jamie Loeb of Ossining, N.Y. and 17-year-old Louisa Chirico of Harrison, N.Y.
May 20, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Centercourt Athletic Club (CAC) of Marlboro, N.J. has announced that it will host new tennis and multi-sport camps for kids ages five and up this summer at its new state-of-the-art indoor tennis and fitness center.
April 19, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

New York Tennis Magazine helps you chart the course for your summer camp plans by highlighting some of the top summer programs in the area.

April 15, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Just because he won four of his six ASICS Easter Bowl matches after dropping the first set--and five total three-setters--doesn’t mean that Gage Brymer enjoys playing in them. “No, I don’t really like them,” was Brymer’s response to a question posed by USTA First Vice President Katrina Adams, who was handling Tennis Channel on-court commentating duties following the unseeded Brymer’s 3-6, 6-4, 6-1, win over Luca Corinteli in the Boy’s 18s ITF singles final on the final day of the 46th annual event ...
April 15, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Just because he won four of his six ASICS Easter Bowl matches after dropping the first set—and five total three-setters—doesn’t mean that Gage Brymer enjoys playing in them.
April 11, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
A day after a first-round bye, Boys’ 18s top-seeded player Noah Rubin saw his first action at the 2013 ASICS Easter Bowl and got past future USC Trojan Robbie Bellamy, 6-4, 6-0. Rubin was off for eight weeks after suffering a broken right wrist and had his cast removed just three weeks ago and played for the first time two weeks ago, which was just one week before he played for the first time in Carson, Calif.
April 10, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Brooke Austin just can’t seem to catch a break when it comes to draws in Southern California tournaments. Faced with a very tough draw in the Girls 18s Division in four consecutive important ITF events in Southern California over the past two years, the 17-year-old Indianapolis resident survived three match points to upset top-seeded Jamie Loeb of Ossining, N.Y., 5-7, 7-6(7), 6-3, in the second round of the 46th annual ASICS Easter Bowl.
April 8, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
UCLA recruit Mackenzie McDonald will attempt to become the first Boys 18s back-to-back winner since Grey King in 1971-72 at the 46th annual ASICS Easter Bowl, the nation’s elite junior tennis tournament, April 7-14 at the Sunrise Country Club in Palm Desert, Calif.
April 5, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
For over 35 years the Julian Krinsky School of Tennis has provided world-class tennis instruction to beginning, intermediate, and tournament level players. This summer, Krinsky Tennis is introducing an all new program designed to provide the best training available for top performing juniors.
April 3, 2013
By Adam Wolfthal
Having reached 325th in the world in the WTA Rankings, it’s safe to say that Lena Litvak has seen her share of tennis clubs, but none have her heart quite like Stadium Tennis Center, just a stone’s throw from Yankee Stadium. Lena started playing at Stadium “way back when” in 1997.
March 19, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA has announced that it will celebrate the refurbishment and creation of 10,000 youth-sized tennis courts in the United States as part of USTA’s commitment to First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! initiative. A special celebratory event, Court 10K, will be held on March 19 at the Tamiami Tennis Center in Miami to commemorate the milestone.
February 12, 2013
By Lesley Rosenthal
Tennis is a fun and enjoyable sport for all ages. Students 10 years of age and younger are most likely in the beginning stages of their tennis careers. As an instructor, it is essential to ensure that students in this age bracket start learning important fundamentals of the game.