Check out photos from events held across the Eastern Section.
Sets in the City
Sets in the City is a fun, social tennis league for young adults to start and continue to play tennis. Skill levels range from first time players to former division 1 college players. There is a competitive level available for all! Learn about a league near you at setsinthecityeastern.com/.
Our primary locations include:
·USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, the Home of the US Open
·Westside Tennis Club in Forest Hills, the first home of the US Open historic country club
·Riverside Clay Tennis Association, clay courts alongside the scenic Hudson River
USTA Eastern's Metro Region hosted the 2nd Annual Turkey Bowl.
10U and 12U players flocked to play at the annual Junior Team Tennis Turkey Bowl for a fun, post-Thanksgiving tournament.
Teams participating included: USTA National Tennis Center, Johnny Mac Tennis Project (JMTP), Cunningham Tennis, Westside Tennis Club, Match Point Brooklyn and Great Neck Tennis.
Congratulations to our 10U winner, Match Point Brooklyn and our 12U winner, JMTP.
All Turkey Bowl photos are copyrighted to Brian Quiban. Please give photo credit when applicable and only use photos for personal use.
Net Generation Day
Rally for Relief
In light of the recent natural disasters and devastation they have caused in Puerto Rico and Mexico, USTA Eastern felt compelled to tap into the strength and compassion our tennis community.
USTA Eastern in conjunction with Hispanic Federation hosted the Rally for Relief at the home of the US Open on October 7, 2017.
Thank you to all who attended and contributed! As a result of all your efforts we as an organization raised over $10,000.
NY Empire - JTT Event
Thank you to all the 10U Metro Junior Team Tennis programs that participated in our NY Empire tournament on July 16. The event included a meet and greet with John Isner and the NY Empire vs Philadelphia Freedoms match.
All photos are copyrighted to Rob Loud and Sydney Beal. Please give photo credit when applicable and only use photos for personal use.
Juega Tenis Play Day
The Juega Tenis initiative has brought several new players to the sport of tennis! To continue these efforts we hosted a Play Day in conjunction with NY Empire. Gigi Fernandez and the entire NY Empire team stopped by to meet and take photos with the players.
All photos are copyrighted to Rob Loud. Please give photo credit when applicable and only use photos for personal use.
2017 Battle of the Boroughs/Parks
Battle of the Boroughs/Parks is a recreational tournament that takes place in New York City and New Jersey. This allows teams to compete and represent their borough or public park.
This year, the championship occurred on July 15 at Flushing Meadows Corona Park.
Flight A Result:
Champion: Brooklyn (McCarren Park) captained by Jonathan Raude
Finalist: Manhattan (Central Park) captained by Eric Tomasini
Flight B Result:
Champion: Brooklyn (Fort Greene Park) captained by Nicholas Spangler
Finalist: Manhattan (George Washington Park) captained by Griffin Gold