| By New York Tennis Magazine Staff


The Metro Corporate Tennis League, presented by Advantage Tennis Clubs, is a joint initiative of the Metrotennis Community Tennis Association (MCTA) and USTA/Eastern–Metro Region. The League is divided into three levels of play, Intermediate (3.0-3.5), Advanced Intermediate (4.0) and Advanced (4.5+). The Metro Corporate Tennis League also offers an Advanced Beginner Clinic program for teams not ready to compete. The League hosts more than 50 teams. However, during the Summer Season, it can only accommodate 25-plus teams.

The following is our roster for the Summer Season:

Advanced Division I
1. BNP Paribas (Pierre)
2. Bloomberg (Vighnesh)
3. Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
4. Ernst & Young
5. Horizon Media

Advanced Division II
1. Bank of America
2. Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
3. Corcoran Group
4. Nielsen
5. Google

Intermediate Division I
1. Bloomberg (Aditya)
2. D.E. Shaw & Company
3. White & Case
4. Deutsche Bank (Elena)
5. Akin Gump
6. Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
7. The Corcoran Group
8. Google

Intermediate Division II
1. Bloomberg (Ankur)
2. BNP Paribas (Nicolas)
3. Sullivan
4. Deutsche Bank (Armen)
5. Barclays
6. Moody's

Advanced Beginner Division
1. Bloomberg (Peggy)

The season began on June 3 and concludes with the championships on Aug. 26, culminating with an end-of-season party at Roosevelt Island Racquet Club.

The 2015 Summer Season is currently in the playoffs stage. The following are the playoff matchups for the Advanced and Intermediate Divisions when this issue went to print.

Advanced Division
1. Bloomberg (209 points) vs. Bank of America (166 points)
2. Corcoran (215 points) vs. BNP Paribas (158 points)

Intermediate Division
1. Deutsche Bank (214 points) vs. Moody’s (170 points)
2. Bloomberg (205 points) vs. Akin Gump (182 points)

For more information, visit Metrotennis.com/Corporate/main.html, or call Luis Espinoza at (347) 886-3117 or e-mail Luis@Metrotennis.com.