Posted: January 7, 2014
The IMG Academy Bollettieri Tennis program's Yoshihito Nishioka (pictured left accepting Chile F12 Futures trophy) ended 2013 on a high note with back-to-back Futures wins in Chile in mid-December. Nishioka took top honors at the Chile F11 Futures in Quillota, held...
Posted: May 28, 2013
IMG Academy tennis award winners celebrated at annual banquet
At a special ceremony at the IMG Academy Golf Club, May 22, the IMG Academy Bollettieri Tennis program honored its student-athletes who went above and beyond in pursuit of honing their skills in tennis, on and off the court. The ceremony began with dinner,...
Posted: April 5, 2013
IMG Academy is the training home of many Japanese athletes
Football found its roots in Japan in 1934 when Paul Rusch, a teacher and missionary from Kentucky, brought Tokyo college students and resident Englishmen together to play the first game in the country's history. Since then, the game’s popularity has grown,...
Posted: February 12, 2013
Japan's Yoshihito Nishioka is off to a hot start in 2013 with first career pro victory at the Mexico F3 Futures, Feb. 4-10.
Yoshihito Nishioka, or 'Yoshi' as he is more commonly known, has trained at IMG Academy since he was 14 years of age. He came to Bradenton, Fla. from Mie, Japan with the goal of representing his country among the ranks of elite professional tennis — a path already...