| By Frank Cannistra
The Billie Jean King National Tennis Center played host on Friday to the Small School State Championship match, which saw Wheatley overcome a very competitive Byram Hills team by a final score of 3-2. The victory for Wheatley not only solidifies them as small school state champions, but completes...Read more
Eric Benderly celebrates after clinching the Long Island Championship for Commack.
  | By Brian Coleman
Third time’s a charm. For Commack, the previous two trips to the Long Island Championship in recent years were unsuccessful. But the Cougars would not be denied in its third go around, defeating Roslyn 4-3 on Monday afternoon at Casamento Park in Bay Shore to win the Long Island Large School...Read more
  | By Brian Coleman
For Stephan Gershfeld, winning a state title was something he always envisioned. Since he can remember, just competing on the U.S. Open courts was a dream of his. On Saturday at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, that became a reality as the Hewlett sophomore captured the New York...Read more
  | By Brian Coleman
As the defending county champions and with an undefeated record at the end of the regular season, the Commack Cougars felt as though they should be the top seed in the Suffolk County playoffs. That top seed went to the Ward Melville Patriots who, like Commack, was undefeated during the regular...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Wheatley Wildcats are the 2022 Long Island Small School Champions after defeating the Wildcats of Shoreham-Wading River 5-0 on Wednesday afternoon at Casamento Park in Bay Shore. “The message to the team going in was that while we didn’t know much about our opponents, they were here for a...Read more
Roslyn seventh-grader Drew Hassenbein celebrates a point during his first singles victory on Wednesday afternoon.
  | By Brian Coleman
Pressure. Some athletes run from it, some embrace it. For seventh-grader Drew Hassenbein, it’s the latter. As his Roslyn team moved to within one victory of the Nassau County Large School title, the entire crowd of spectators gathered by the singles courts, where he and teammate Ethan Solop were...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The teams are set for next week’s Suffolk County Large School Championship. Top-seed Ward Melville will take on second-seed Commack at Casamento Park in Bay Shore next Tuesday, May 31 after each team won their respective semifinals on Wednesday afternoon. Aron Bursztyn led his Ward Melville team...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Roslyn Bulldogs and Syosset Braves will meet in a rematch of last year’s Nassau County Championship on Wednesday afternoon after both teams won their respective semifinals on Tuesday. The top-seeded Bulldogs ousted Great Neck South in its semifinal, while the Braves knocked off Port Washington...Read more
Wheatley's Kavin Shukla won at first singles to help lead Wheatley to the Nassau County title on Monday.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Wheatley and Friends Academy squared off in the first-ever Nassau County Boys’ Small School Team Championship on Monday afternoon at Eisenhower Park with a spot in the Long Island Championship on the line. Click Here to see more photos from the Nassau County Small School Championship The Wildcats...Read more
  | By Brian Coleman
On match point of the 2022 Suffolk County Boys’ Singles Championship on Monday afternoon at Smithtown East High School, Commack sophomore Eddie Liao approached the service line as he aimed to seal his second straight county title. The big-hitting Liao then dialed up one last ace and let off a big “...Read more