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...Read more
Kelsey Clark
The New York Athletic Club (NYAC) men’s tennis team recently won its fifth championship during the National Open Team Championships at the Darling Tennis Center in Las Vegas. The tournament benefited the American Cancer Society. The team, which plays out of the New York Athletic Club in Pelham, N.Y...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Teams from the leagues in Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn and Staten Island will be finishing up their seasons in July. The winners of their respective leagues will advance to Regional Playoffs, scheduled for July 31-Aug. 1 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center and the Cary Leeds Tennis...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The Metro Leagues are in the busy time of the year, as the playoffs are being held for the mixed-doubles and 40 & Over Leagues, while the individual women’s and men’s seasons are underway. Congratulations to the following Queens mixed teams and 40 & Over teams for qualifying for playoffs:...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The Metro Mixed-Doubles and 40-plus leagues are in full swing. The Manhattan Mixed-Doubles Season has just finished up, and playoffs will begin soon with the finals on March 8 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Congratulations to the following teams for advancing to playoffs: 6.0...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Six American teams took part in the inaugural ITF Young Seniors World Team Championships, this past weekend in Antalya, Turkey. The 24 players were competing for six Cups in the senior equivalent of tennis’ Davis Cup and Fed Cup competitions. New Yorker Kline Sack was part of the Men’s 45 &...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA has announced that Mutsumi Shirai and Kline Sack of New York City, are among the 24 players who will represent the U.S. at the inaugural ITF Young Seniors World Team Championships, the senior equivalent of tennis’ Davis Cup and Fed Cup competitions. The 24 American athletes will be...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Congratulations to the following USTA Eastern Metro Region teams for advancing to Nationals in their respective divisions: 18 & Over ► 4.5 Men: Michael Doane (captain) ​► 3.5 Women: Jean Chin/Tamasine Wood-Creighton (captains) ​► 4.5 Women: Jen Pollack Reiner/Karen Urban (captains) 40 &...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA has announced it will be adding same-gender couples’ doubles tournaments to its 2015 adult competition tennis calendar. The groundbreaking announcement opens the door to new play opportunities for same-sex spouses, those in civil unions, domestic partners, and spousal equivalents, making...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Luiza Biktyakova won the Women’s Open tournament at the Long Beach Tennis Center this past weekend as the Uzbekistan native continues her comeback in competitive tennis. The girl who started playing tennis at the age of six is beginning to find her form again in competitive tournaments. Biktyakova...Read more