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“Miracle” J.C. Aragone, The University of Virginia’s No. 5 Player, Qualifies For The US Open

“Miracle” J.C. Aragone, The University of Virginia’s No. 5 Player, Qualifies For The US Open

Aug. 26 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   I asked J.C. Aragone whether he liked the movie “Rudy” or “Hoosiers” better. He paused while sitting in a interview cubicle at the Bud Collins Media Room inside Arthur Ashe Stadium and...

Wimbledon Warm-Up Event In The Works For Pontiac, Michigan

Wimbledon Warm-Up Event In The Works For Pontiac, Michigan

Jul. 14 | A Wimbledon grass court tune-up event may be in the cards for North America. The Wessen Lawn Tennis Club in Pontiac, Michigan, just outside of Detroit, is starting to plan to host a grass-court preparatory tournament in June of 2018. The tournament...

American Junior Sam Riffice Has Breakthrough Week In Vero Beach At Mardy Fish Children’s Foundation Tennis Championships

American Junior Sam Riffice Has Breakthrough Week In Vero Beach At Mardy Fish Children’s Foundation Tennis Championships

May. 1 | Tennis fans should keep their eye on Sam Riffice. The 18-year-old from Roseville, Calif., had a breakthrough tournament at the Mardy Fish Children’s Foundation Tennis Championships, a $15,000 USTA Pro Circuit event at Grand Harbor Golf & Beach...

Departing USTA Men’s Tennis Head Jay Berger Leaves Great Legacy

Departing USTA Men’s Tennis Head Jay Berger Leaves Great Legacy

Mar. 19 | The U.S. Tennis Association announced on Sunday that Jay Berger, the director of men’s tennis for its Player Development program, was voluntarily stepping down from his position. His coaching career was highlighted by two stints as the U.S. Olympic...

Zverev Brothers Sweep Singles, Doubles Titles In Montpellier – Mondays with Bob Greene

Zverev Brothers Sweep Singles, Doubles Titles In Montpellier – Mondays with Bob Greene

Feb. 13 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS Grigor Dimitrov beat David Goffin 7-5 6-4 to win the Garanti Koza Sofia Open in Sofia, Bulgaria Alexander Zverev beat Richard Gasquet 7-6 (4) 6-3 to win the Open Sud de France in Montpellier, France Victor Estrella...

Arraya Tennis In Key Biscayne To Host Wild Card Event For Mardy Fish Vero Beach USTA Futures

Arraya Tennis In Key Biscayne To Host Wild Card Event For Mardy Fish Vero Beach USTA Futures

Jan. 9 | The Arraya Tennis Academy in Key Biscayne, Fla., will be the host of the first of two wild card singles events for the 2017 Mardy Fish Children’s Foundation Tennis Championships, a $15,000 men’s USTA Futures event played in Vero Beach, Florida. Arraya...

Mardy Fish Children’s Foundation USTA Futures Event Moves To Carl Icahn Property Grand Harbor In Vero Beach, Florida

Mardy Fish Children’s Foundation USTA Futures Event Moves To Carl Icahn Property Grand Harbor In Vero Beach, Florida

Dec. 8 | VERO BEACH, Fla. — The Grand Harbor Golf & Beach Club will return as the host venue for the 2017 Mardy Fish Children’s Foundation Tennis Championships, the $15,000 “Futures” tennis tournament – one of the longest-running and best attended...

The Longest-Serving USTA President….James Dwight

The Longest-Serving USTA President….James Dwight

Nov. 17 | by Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   The United States Tennis Association just officially announced that Katrina Adams will serve a rare second term as President of the organization. Who is the longest serving President in the history of the USTA?...

Lucas Pouille, Anastasija Sevastova Upset Winners at US Open – Mondays with Bob Greene

Lucas Pouille, Anastasija Sevastova Upset Winners at US Open – Mondays with Bob Greene

Sep. 4 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS US Open – First Week Anastasija Sevastova beat third-seeded Garbiñe Muguruza 7-5 6-4 Lucas Pouille beat fourth-seeded Rafael Nadal 6-1 2-6 6-4 3-6 7-6 (6) Ryan Harrison beat fifth-seeded Milos Raonic 6-7 (4) 7-5...

Caroline Wozniacki Joins Bjorn Borg, Tamarine Tanasugarn In US Open Trivia Book With Win On New Grandstand

Caroline Wozniacki Joins Bjorn Borg, Tamarine Tanasugarn In US Open Trivia Book With Win On New Grandstand

Aug. 29 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Caroline Wozniacki joined Bjorn Borg and Tamarine Tanasugarn in the US Open trivia book Monday. Wozniacki defeated Taylor Townsend  4-6, 6-3, 6-4 to become the first player to win a match on the new. Grandstand...

Arthur Ashe Retractable Roof – And Equally Spectacular New Field Courts – Unveiled Publicly

Arthur Ashe Retractable Roof – And Equally Spectacular New Field Courts – Unveiled Publicly

Aug. 2 |   By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   The United States Tennis Association invited the media to “Watch Spectacular” Tuesday at Arthur Ashe Stadium at the Billie Jean King USTA National Tennis Center as the stadium’s new retractable...

Mardy Fish Children’s Foundation Student Micah Nalzaro Receives Call-Back For Potential US Open Singing Performance

Mardy Fish Children’s Foundation Student Micah Nalzaro Receives Call-Back For Potential US Open Singing Performance

Jun. 21 | Micah Nalzaro, a 14-year-old from Vero Beach, Fla., and a tennis participant in the Mardy Fish Children’s Foundation program, has been selected for a call-back try-out to potentially perform “America The Beautiful” at Arthur Ashe Stadium during...