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Game, set, Smash Cancer at Empie Park

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- It's game, set and match against cancer this weekend, at the Smash Cancer Tennis Tournament at Wilmington's Empie Park. The event...
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Tennis returns to 1406 Orange Street thanks to One Love

Lenny Simpson moved back to Wilmington in 2012 with the hopes of making the tennis community what it once was. On Tuesday, he took another step toward doing that.
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Empie Park expands into largest tennis facility east of I-95 in NC

One Wilmington park got a makeover just in time for perfect outdoor activity weather.

‘Althea & Arthur’ documentary features Wilmington’s One Love Tennis

Coach Lenny Simpson formed One Love in 2013. He says his vision is to give back to Wilmington's youth through the great sport of tennis.
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One Love Tennis bringing the game back to Dr. Eaton’s home

One Love Tennis is close to restoring the tennis court at 1406 Orange Street, where the great Dr. Eaton lived and tennis icon Althea Gibson trained.

CBS Sports Network to premiere “Althea & Arthur” documentary

Arthur Ashe and Althea Gibson are two legends of the sport of tennis. As the first black athletes to cross the color barrier in international tennis, Ashe and Gibson helped to inspire generations of young athletes after them to get involved in the sport.

Serena voted AP Female Athlete of the Year for 5th time

Serena Williams has been voted The Associated Press Female Athlete of the Year for the fifth time.
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92-year-old NC tennis champ proves age is just a number

If you venture to the Raleigh Racquet Club, you'll find 92-year-old Tio Campanile running the baseline on a daily basis.

Serena Williams sings, goes topless for breast cancer video

Tennis great Serena Williams goes topless and sings "I Touch Myself" in a video to promote breast cancer awareness month.

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