| By Brian Coleman
As the COVID-19 pandemic swept across the world at the beginning of last year, Jason Pasion, who at the time was the head coach of the Hofstra men’s and women’s tennis teams, decided to help out. Armed with a medical degree and a desire to contribute, Pasion wanted to do his part. “I remained in...Read more
  | By Brian Coleman
This story first appeared in the November/December 2021 issue of Long Island Tennis Magazine. Click Here to see the complete digital edition As Emma Raducanu fired an ace, her third of the match, past Leylah Fernandez inside Arthur Ashe Stadium on, she dropped her racket and put her hands over her...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The first-ever New York State Team Tennis Championships were held at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, and the inaugural event did not disappoint. Eight of the best teams, four Large Schools and four Small Schools, in the state gathered in Queens on Friday to compete for the title...Read more
  | By Brian Coleman
It has been nearly a decade, but the Syosset Braves are once again Long Island Champions. The girls from Syosset captured their first Island title since 2012 after defeating Half Hollow Hills East 7-0 in the Long Island Large School Championship at Eisenhower Park on Wednesday afternoon. “I’m...Read more
Commack sophomore Kady Tannenbaum is the 2021 New York State Singles Champion.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The best high school tennis players from New York gathered at Sportime Schenectady last weekend to compete in the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) Individual Championships. There were 11 different Sections of the state represented, but it was the two from Long...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
In recent years, racquet sports have become more and more popular throughout the country and across the globe. Pickleball and Padel Tennis have become two of the fastest growing sports, and are played by not only tennis players, but other athletes as well who find them an ideal way to pick up a...Read more
  | By Brian Coleman
Tennis is a sport that has an impact beyond the wins and losses on the court. It’s a sport that demands dedication and instills a work ethic, helping young people develop character traits that can be utilized in all walks of life. Embodying this mantra is Parsa Samii, a former collegiate and...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
To‌ ‌close‌ ‌out‌ ‌the‌ ‌2021‌ ‌summer,‌ ‌Sportime‌ ‌Quogue‌ ‌hosted‌ ‌the‌ ‌third‌ ‌Long‌ ‌Island‌ ‌Tennis‌ ‌Magazine‌ ‌ Challenge‌ ‌of‌ ‌the‌ ‌year‌ ‌this‌ ‌past‌ ‌Saturday.‌ ‌The‌ ‌event‌ ‌was‌ ‌the‌ ‌final‌ ‌installment‌ ‌of‌ ‌this‌ ‌summer’s‌ ‌ Challenge‌ ‌Series,‌ ‌and‌ ‌brought‌ ‌together‌...Read more
  | By Brian Coleman
This article first appeared in the September/October 2021 issue of Long Island Tennis Magazine. Click Here to read the full digital edition. Earlier this summer, Giuliana “Gugu” Olmos got the phone call that many athletes from all sports can only dream about getting. While driving with her husband...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
He spent 40 years perfecting the art and science of pre-trial commercial litigation tactics and strategy – and sharing his expertise through teaching at law schools and legal institutes, lecturing to attorneys, training attorneys at the Inns of Court Foundation, writing numerous articles in legal...Read more