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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...
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.
One Wilmington park got a makeover just in time for perfect outdoor activity weather.
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.
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.
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 Williams has been voted The Associated Press Female Athlete of the Year for the fifth time.
If you venture to the Raleigh Racquet Club, you'll find 92-year-old Tio Campanile running the baseline on a daily basis.
Tennis great Serena Williams goes topless and sings "I Touch Myself" in a video to promote breast cancer awareness month.