Brian Coleman
The desire to make tennis a pathway to higher education for its junior tennis players is a foundational element of the mission of SPORTIME and the John McEnroe Tennis Academy. Part of that mission is connecting those rising players with collegiate coaches and programs, and to better do that, JMTA...Read more
Harrison won the San Marco Invitational for the first time.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Four of the top high school tennis teams from the New York-metropolitan area gathered to compete in the 2021 San Marco Invitational. The annual event returned for the eighth time in nine years after having to cancel the event in 2020 due to the pandemic. This year’s competition featured Beacon,...Read more
Press Release
The USTA Eastern Metro Region Flex League will begin on Sunday, June 20 and run through the summer and ending in late August. Flex League is singles competition that works with your schedule. Matches are arranged directly with your opponent at a mutually agreeable day, time & location. Each...Read more
The New York Empire won its first WTT title in 2020, and will be back to defend its title later this year.
Press Release
World TeamTennis will host its 2021 season at California’s Indian Wells Tennis Garden November 13-28. Five teams will participate in the league’s 46th season, contesting a total of 31 matches over 16 days in the venue’s Stadium 2. “We are extremely excited to announce that we are hosting our 2021...Read more
Steve Annacone
Players tend to think that having more time will help them hit a better shot. Many players actually let the ball drop from close to an optimum position before making contact. I believe that too much time can cause many problems for players. Timing, indecision, and having to hit the ball up to clear...Read more
The team from the National Tennis Center won the Metro Region's 14U Advanced Championship.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA Eastern Junior TeamTennis (JTT) Regional Championships took place over the last two weekends, with local teams battling for the chance to advance to the Sectional Championships, which will be held on Saturday, June 19 and Sunday, June 20 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center...Read more
2019 New York Open champion Reilly Opelka signing autographs for fans inside Nassau Coliseum. The New York Open is moving to Dallas starting in 2022.
Press Release
After three years on Long Island, the New York Open is heading to Dallas, Texas. The ATP Tour will return to Dallas for the first time in more than 30 years next season when one of America’s longest-running tournaments becomes the Dallas Open. The ATP 250, the only indoor tour-level event in the...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
While there will be no “Little Mo” Sectionals this year, the “Little Mo” Regional Tournaments are coming to cities all across the United States this summer, including one right here in New York. The Cary Leeds Center for Tennis & Learning in the Bronx will host one of the four Regional events,...Read more
Press Release
USTA Eastern, in partnership with multiple New York-based tennis facilities and tennis organizations, will host a collection of tennis events to celebrate Asian-American & Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage month and to raise money for related causes. Celebrating Asian heritage is especially...Read more
Brian Coleman
A player who enters the 2021 French Open with high hopes is Elina Svitolina. The 26-year-old Odesa, Ukraine native has been a mainstay inside the top 10 of the WTA Tour Rankings for several years now, but still finds herself on the hunt for that maiden Grand Slam title. “Well, you know if I could...Read more
Press Release
The Johnny Mac Tennis Project (JMTP) is excited to announce that it will be holding the Johnny Mac Classic at SPORTIME Randall’s Island on Saturday, June 19th at 2:00pm. The Johnny Mac Classic is a team round-robin tennis event benefitting JMTP. Hosted by John and Patrick McEnroe, the event is open...Read more
Steve Annacone
Many tennis players tend to "steer" the ball in the direction that they want it to go. This involves changing your swing so that it goes more towards your target. Most of the work is done by your hands and your racquet. It is much better if you can use your shoulders to direct the ball. Try to...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Below are scores from across New York City on Monday, via PSAL . High School for American Studies 4, Frederick Douglass Academy 1 Sean Kim won 10-4 at second singles to lead the HS for American Studies to the victory. Bronx Science 3, Dewitt Clinton 0 Peter Balls won his match at first singles to...Read more
The Queens College women won its second straight ECC title, and clinched a spot in the NCAA Tournament for the 20th straight season.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
For the 20 th straight year, the Queens College women’s tennis team is going dancing. The Knights sealed its spot in the NCAA Division II tournament by winning the East Coast Conference title last week and clinching the automatic bid, defeating St. Thomas Aquinas 4-0 in the championship. “I’m so...Read more
Jessica Livianu was named to the All-BIG EAST First Team for the fourth time in her career.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
St. John’s Jessica Livianu has been named to the 2021 All-BIG EAST First Team, earning the honor for the fourth time. The Red Storm graduate student concluded her illustrious career this spring, posting a record of 3-1 playing at first singles, and just a couple of weeks ago, won both of her...Read more