| By Press Release
Universal Tennis and the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) have announced a multi-year partnership aimed at upgrading tennis for more than 20,000 high school players and coaches in New York State. “This partnership is an important step for us to continue the growth...Read more
Hewlett's Rachel Arbitman and Commack's Eddie Liao will be honored by USA TODAY.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USA TODAY High School Sports Awards, honoring the best in high school sports across the country, will be held on Thursday, August 5 at 8:00 p.m. The awards are given out in 20 different high school sports, including tennis, with Hewlett’s Rachel Arbitman and Commack’s Eddie Liao earning girls’...Read more
Brian Gao won at second singles to help lead Syosset to the Long Island Championship.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Coming into this season, there were some questions surrounding the Syosset Braves. With just three returning seniors in the starting lineup, and eight new starters to integrate into the lineup, the Braves had its work cut out for them. And the Braves put in that work, and it resulted in a dominant...Read more
Eddie Liao won at first singles as Commack captured the Suffolk County title on Thursday.
  | By Brian Coleman
After not having a season last spring, the Commack boys’ tennis team came out motivated more than ever in 2021. That motivation helped guide the Cougars to an undefeated regular season, which it capped off with a county championship after defeating Ward Melville 6-1 on Thursday afternoon at...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Commack and Hills East will meet for a spot in the Suffolk County championship, after both teams won their respective semifinal matches on Tuesday. The top-seeded Commack Cougars took out Bayport Blue-Point 7-0 as Joe Romito & Ryan Burke led the way with a 6-2, 6-0 victory at fourth doubles...Read more
Commack's Eddie Liao celebrates winning a big point during the Suffolk County Singles Championship.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Commack’s Eddie Liao put a bow on his dominant freshman season on Saturday, winning the Suffolk County singles title by way of a 6-4, 6-4 victory over Harborfields junior Chris Qi at Smithtown East High School. “It feels amazing,” said Liao. “I’ve always wanted to win this tournament, and so to...Read more
  | By Brian Coleman
In the latest installment of the Syosset-Roslyn rivalry, the two notoriously dominant programs met in the Nassau County Championship at Eisenhower Park on Thursday afternoon. After seven intense flights of tennis, it was the Braves of Syosset who claimed the county championship by edging the...Read more
Syosset's Jeremy Levine won at third singles on Monday to help lead the Braves to the county championship.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
One half of the Nassau County team finals was established on Monday afternoon, as the Syosset Braves booked their spot in the title match by way of a 5-2 victory over Great Neck North. The Braves captured all three singles flights thanks to wins from Ansh Chadha, Brian Gao & Jeremy Levine , and...Read more
Hewlett's Stephan Gershfeld gets ready to hit a backhand during the Nassau County Singles Championship.
  | By Brian Coleman
Tennis is often a battle of attrition. In order to win, you have to fight through adversity and often times tough conditions to come through victorious. That was the case on a brutally hot Sunday afternoon at Eisenhower Park where the top singles and doubles players competed in the final rounds of...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Great Neck North became the first team to advance to the Nassau County semifinals after posting a 4-3 victory over Friends Academy on Wednesday. Damien Chafe fought back from a set down to win 5-7, 6-4, 6-2 at first singles to clinch the win for the Blazers. Up next is a matchup against the winner...Read more