Feature Articles

March 24, 2017

As of September of this year, the USTA changed the rules for junior tournament play. Players under 10-years-old are now required to compete in several Orange Ball Tournaments before they are...

March 24, 2017

A substitute player joined our tennis group for the third week in a row. At a set break, he asked me, “Would you like to play better tennis?”

March 24, 2017

The Easter Bowl USTA Junior National Spring Championships Presented by Adidas will celebrate its 50th tournament starting tomorrow, Saturday, March 25 and running through Saturday, April 2 at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden.


Featured Blogs

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March 21, 2017

Roger Federer won the BNP Paribas Open last week after a recent six-month injury layoff. At the ripe age of 35, he is rewriting the record books, seemingly defying the laws of physics and human biology. 


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By Emilio Sanchez-Vicario
March 21, 2017

I’m writing from the terrace of the players’ lounge at the Indian Wells event, where the view is incredible, and the desert mountains in the background resemble a postcard. Fernando Verdasco just finished his match, as the hot temperature reached its peak around 120 degrees Fahrenheit.

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By Steve Annacone
March 20, 2017

The serve and return of serve are the two most important shots in tennis. These shots usually determine who will take control of the point.

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By Steve Annacone
March 15, 2017

It is so important to walk onto the court with a plan. 

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Tue, 04/18/2017

The USTA Adult League Captain's Dinner will be held on Tuesday, April 18 at 6:30 p.m. at Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury, N.Y.

Fri, 04/21/2017

The USTA Eastern Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will be held on Friday, April 21.