Results for: Heroes

Hall of Fame President Stan Smith is one of tennis’ great ambassadors

The 70-year-old former No. 1 is living proof that tennis is the sport of a lifetime.

Dec 03, 2017
by Brad Kallet

Maurica Katz uses tennis to better the lives of thousands of children

She is the Junior Tournaments Coordinator at the Southern California Tennis Association.

Dec 02, 2017
by Lindsay Gibbs

Meet the 10-year-old boy who beat cancer and inspired Roger Federer

Marc Krajekian's dream came true when he got to practice with his idol at the US Open.

Oct 31, 2017
by Blair Henley

Weathering the Storm: The story of Tulane tennis and Hurricane Katrina

Mark Booras embraced the challenge to rebuild the team and continue its proud legacy.

Oct 31, 2017
by Dan Johnson

CT Open's Anne Worcester is everything a tournament director should be

Since 1998, the former WTA CEO has made an unwavering commitment to her community.

Oct 31, 2017
by Ed McGrogan

Only when Murphy Jensen hit rock bottom did he find what he needed

The former doubles star is now sober—and inspiring others who battle their own demons.

Oct 31, 2017
by Blair Henley

An 81-year-old high-school coach's no-cut policy has been a win-win

David Steinbach's mantra has kept teens playing tennis, and him going strong.

Oct 31, 2017
by Lindsay Gibbs

With endless dedication, UCLA's Grant Chen is the ultimate team player

He didn't play for the Bruins, but that hardly stopped Chen from helping the team win.

Oct 31, 2017
by Nina Pantic