Tag Archives: Tennis

Backhand Slice is the best move in Tennis

Del Potro was protecting his surgically repaired left wrist and therefore slicing balls defensively on the backhand with one hand, presenting a Steffi Graf-like game plan: Float the ball low…

Should Tennis Be in the Olympics?

It was met with disagreement with many believing the Olympics is as big if not bigger than a Grand Slam. But the truth is the players think differently, they know…

World Team Tennis team in New York

While his priorities have changed since his retirement from professional tennis in 2012, Roddick is eager to see how he fares against the sport’s younger generation in the Empire’s first…

Ashland’s Freeman a premier tennis talent

Freeman has spent the last 1 years playing in tournaments all over the country, all year round. After his freshman year at Ashland High, when he tore through Tri Valley…

Woodbridge hails ‘most mature performance yet’

The nine-time Wimbledon doubles champion Todd Woodbridge believes that Nick Kyrgios produced ‘the most mature performance of his career’ to defeat Dustin Brown in five sets on Friday. Joining The…

Lincoln Christian hoping to alleviate court shortage

Lincoln Christian is hoping to fill a huge tennis need in Lincoln public courts in the south part of the city. LCS’ development director, Mark Powell, says the school at…