Press Release
In an effort to raise the profile of college tennis, engage alumni and provide a networking vehicle, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) announced on Wednesday the launch of the College Tennis Alumni Network . “Our mission at the ITA is to serve our membership in a variety of ways that...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA, in conjunction with the NCAA, and the T ennis Channel announced a three-year partnership on Tuesday , which makes the network the exclusive home of the NCAA Division 1 Men’s and Women’s National Championships. The partnership begins with this year’s events which are scheduled to run from...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Mother nature washed away much of the high school tennis action scheduled on Friday in New York City, but there were a couple of matches able to be played despite the weather. Below are the scores from across New York City from Friday, May 3, via PSAL: ►High School for American Studies 4, Eleanor...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The Columbia men’s tennis team advanced to the NCAA Tournament’s Sweet 16 this past weekend, notching two victories over the weekend. The Lions’ were hosting the first two rounds of the tournament after winning the Ivy League title outright, playing first at the USTA Billie Jean King National...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
St. John's Jessica Livianu was named the BIG EAST Women’s Tennis Player of the Year for the third consecutive season as the 2019 BIG EAST Women’s Tennis all-conference awards were released earlier this week. The Brooklyn native compiled another dominant season in her junior year. Following up on a...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The fifth annual Finance Cup will take place this year on Saturday, June 29 on the East End of Long Island, as Team USA once again battles Team Europe in this friendly, yet heated, competition. The Americans lead the Europeans 3-1 in Cup Victories. The teams are comprised of former professional and...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The youth of New York City will once again this summer have the chance to learn and showcase their tennis skills. CityParks Tennis is bringing back the Lacoste Junior Tennis Academy , the free training program for advanced junior tennis players ages eight through 17. The academy provides free...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The Columbia Men’s Tennis team once again stands alone atop the Ivy League. For the sixth year in a row, the Lions were crowned as conference champions. Unlike in the previous two seasons where they claimed a share of the conference title, Columbia won the title outright this season following a 7-0...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
In an interview with Christopher Clarey of the New York Times on Wednesday, Justin Gimelstob said he will be resigning from his position on the ATP Board of Directors rather than seeking another term. The election was set for May 14 in Rome. “I’m stepping down because my job is to work on the sport...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
A number of the top high school tennis teams from the Long Island, New York City and Westchester areas came together to compete in the 2019 Jim San Marco Boys Team Tennis Invitational. The opening day of the tournament was hosted by Harrison High School, with the finals on the following day forced...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The annual United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA) Eastern Conference takes place this weekend at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows. The event features a number of instructional and informative workshops, classes and seminars. Below is the weekend’s...Read more
City Parks Foundation is kicking off its 2019 spring sports programs for young people and seniors this April. From April through June, City Parks Foundation will host over 800 youth and 600 seniors in over 20 neighborhood parks and recreation centers for
Press Release
City Parks Foundation is kicking off its 2019 spring sports programs for young people and seniors this April. From April through June, City Parks Foundation will host over 800 youth and 600 seniors in over 20 neighborhood parks and recreation centers for participation in FREE sports programs. Youth...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
For the first time in 2019, we have a two-time champion on the WTA Tour. Czech Republic’s Petra Kvitova became the first player to win multiple titles this season as she defeated Anett Kontaveit of Estonia 6-3, 7-6(2) in the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix finals on Sunday. “I’m so glad that I reached...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Dominic Thiem captured the title at the Barcelona Open, defeating Daniil Medvedev of Russia 6-4, 6-0 on Sunday. Thiem fell behind an early break in the first set but rallied to win 12 of the final 13 games to complete the straight-set victory. “Winning this means a lot to me because it’s such a...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The qualifying tournament of the 2019 U.S. Open will be expanded from four days to five later this summer, beginning on Monday, August 19 and running through Friday, August 23 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. The move allows more flexibility in scheduling as well as more windows...Read more