Deborah-Rose Andrews
The Queens season was once again plagued by rain. We had 44 matches rained out and several were interrupted mid-match by rain. The weather issues continued into District playoffs. The 4.0 Queens men playoffs were interrupted mid-match. Several Manhattan matches were also impacted by rain. Regionals...Read more
Deborah-Rose Andrews
The 40 & Over Metro League is now finished. This year, we had 26 teams competing in this new league type, an inter-borough league with matches played in Queens, Manhattan and the Bronx. The teams advancing to the Section Championships in August are: ►3.0 Women: Terry/McDonald ►3.5 Women: Chin/...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Local residents and leaders gathered on Saturday, May 18 to celebrate the grand opening of Centercourt Athletic Club (CAC) of Marlboro, N.J., a new state-of-the-art indoor tennis center with innovative programs for players of all ages and abilities. The event provided visitors with a chance to see...Read more
Deborah-Rose Andrews
The Manhattan Mixed-Doubles regular season has completed and playoffs began at the end of February. Finals Day was March 3 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. The Queens and Bronx Mixed Leagues are in the midst of their season. Unfortunately due to club damage, we were unable to...Read more
Deborah-Rose Andrews
Hurricane Sandy interrupted the start of our Manhattan Mixed-Doubles season. Players and clubs had damage and our thoughts and prayers go out to those who are still suffering. The Queens Mixed-Doubles season kicked off on Jan. 2. The Bronx and Brooklyn Mixed-Doubles Leagues will start in early...Read more
Deborah-Rose Andrews
Our teams did very well at 2012 Sectional Championships, which were held in Schenectady, N.Y. this year. The 3.5 and 4.5 Levels competed Aug. 10-12 and the 3.0, 4.0 and 5.0 Levels competed Aug. 17-19. And the winners were: ►3.0 Men James DaSilva/Samm Ticol ►4.5 Women Eileen Melniker ►5.0 Women...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Do you want to work on your singles game, without affecting your USTA rating? Does your schedule make it difficult to play on a USTA League team? USTA’s Flex League may be for you. Flex Leagues allow you to play when it’s convenient for you. The match day, time and location is mutually decided with...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
More than 100 high school student-athletes from across the USTA Eastern region showed off their talent and learned about a wide range of opportunities to play collegiate tennis on Nov. 11 at USTA Eastern’s 26th Annual College Showcase Day. The event, which was held at Saw Mill Club in Mount Kisco,...Read more
Deborah-Rose Andrews
The Manhattan Spring/Summer Playoffs were held over two weekends in July, as the 3.0 Women’s & Men’s, 3.5 Women’s & Men’s, 4.0 Women’s & Men’s, 4.5 Women’s & Men’s, and 5.0 Women all competed. The 5.0 Men's team received direct entry to the Sectional Championships. The winning teams...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
For the second consecutive year, the United States has won seven cups at the International Tennis Federation (ITF) Super-Seniors World Team Championships. The 2012 event, the 32nd edition of the championships, was held in Umag, Croatia, and consisted of 186 teams from 35 countries competing in 10...Read more