Three Bollettieri students qualify for Wimbledon!
Posted: June 19, 2009
Joining Taylor Dent in the Wimbledon main draw will be fellow Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy students Jesse Levine and Xavier Malisse.Levine, a 21-year-old American, defeated Matthias Bachinger of Germany 6-2, 7-5, 6-2 in the third round of qualifying to reach the...
Cecil wins award as nation's top player
Posted: June 9, 2009
Mallory Cecil and Nick BollettieriNick Bollettieri Tennis Academy alum, Mallory Cecil, won the Honda Sports Award as the top player in women's tennis. Cecil has spent five years training at the NBTA and still comes to train during the off-season.Cecil had a 32-4...
World-renowned tennis umpire talks to Bollettieri students
Posted: June 4, 2009
A native of Sweden, Lars Graff has served as a full-time ATP umpire since 1994 and worked matches at virtually every level, including Grand Slam and Olympic finals.
A native of Sweden, Lars Graff has served as a full-time ATP umpire since 1994 and worked matches at virtually every level, including Grand Slam and Olympic finals. With more than 5,000 umpired matches to his credit, Graff is spending time at the Nick Bollettieri...
Krajinovic practicing with Malisse at Academy
Posted: June 2, 2009
Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy student and Serbian tennis sensation was on-court today practicing with longtime NBTA pro Xavier Malisse. Krajinovic and Malisse we working on the hard-courts and both looked good. At the age of 17, Karjinovic is already ranked #518...