Grand Slam Tennis

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2011

    Chris Evert Will Partner With Mike Greenberg to Qualify for U.S. Open

    Chris Evert and her brother, John, run a tennis academy in Boca Raton.​Mike Greenberg has a reputation as a geek, a nerd, the nonathlete part of the duo that hosts the eponymous, nationally simulcast morning talk show Mike and Mike in the Morning. But Greenberg grew up playing tennis and has appar ... More >>

  • Calendar

    December 17, 2009
  • Blogs

    September 8, 2009

    Grand Slammed: U.S. Open Rough on the Locals

    Flickr: azzurri_nr1Serena's on pace to add her fourth (and second consecutive) U.S. Open title.​As we come down the final stretch of tennis' U.S. Open, the draws are conspicuously lacking in South Floridians. Only Serena Williams of Palm Beach Gardens has made it to the tournament's quarterfinals ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2009

    Boca Has High Tennis Self-Esteem; It Don't Need Your Crummy Contest

    Flickr User: robynwElena Dementieva, the fourth-ranked female player, keeps a place in Boca​It's the city where the three best American men at Wimbledon perfected their games, as well as the fourth-ranked woman in the women's circuit. It's home to the tennis academy of one of the best female playe ... More >>

  • Music

    July 16, 2009

    Quick, Where's the Best Pub Quiz?

    Smarty-pantses gather at the Kingshead Pub in Sunrise.

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2009

    Rough Weekend for International Athletes From Boca

    Yesterday, just before leaving to represent the U.S. in its only appearance in the FIFA Confederations Cup, in Johannesburg, South Africa, Boca Raton native Jozy Altidore tweeted: "Do you believe? I know I do!!!"On Wednesday, the 19-year-old striker scored the first of the two goals (video above) th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2009

    Which Boca Resident Do You Want to Win Wimbledon?

    Flickr User: huyenJesse LevineWith Roger Federer looming, Andy Roddick may be the only one of the three tennis players from Boca Raton who has a chance to win Wimbledon -- and a slight one at that. Mardy Fish has looked better than his 28 ranking. But the real Cinderella is 21-year-old Jesse Levine, ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 7, 2008
  • News

    July 12, 2007

    Hitter Miss

    Three little South Florida girls make costly bids to be America's next tennis champ

  • Arts and Entertainment

    May 13, 2004

    Best Sports Museum

    Sports Immortals Museum and Memorabilia Mart

  • News

    July 11, 2002


    A game of geeks and freaks quietly comes to the subtropics

  • Sports and Recreation

    May 16, 2002