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John McEnroe signs an autograph for Noah Fage, (Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

John McEnroe signs an autograph for Noah Fage, 5, of Mamaroneck, on Sunday at Lake Isle Country Club. McEnroe and fellow former pro star Peter Fleming were on hand to announce the opening of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012)

John McEnroe opens tennis academy in Eastchester

John McEnroe and Peter Fleming were on hand to announce the opening of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012)

Alexandra Sabe, 14, of Rye, gets a high
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Alexandra Sabe, 14, of Rye, gets a high five from tennis legend John McEnroe during an exhibition Sunday at Lake Isle Country Club. McEnroe and fellow former professional star Peter Fleming were on hand to announce the opening of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012)

Former pro star John McEnroe announces the opening
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Former pro star John McEnroe announces the opening of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012)

John McEnroe talks with Christina Sisti, left, 13,
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

John McEnroe talks with Christina Sisti, left, 13, of Mount Vernon and Alexandra Sabe, 14, of Rye, before playing an exhibition with the girls and former pro Peter Fleming on Sunday at Lake Isle Country Club. McEnroe and Fleming were on hand to announce the opening of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012)

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Former professional tennis player Peter Fleming talks with
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Former professional tennis player Peter Fleming talks with Christina Sisti, 13, of Mount Vernon, during an exhibition vs. John McEnroe and Alexandra Sabe, 14, of Rye, on Sunday at Lake Isle Country Club. McEnroe and Fleming were on to open The John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012)

Former pro Peter Fleming returns a ball during
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Former pro Peter Fleming returns a ball during an exhibition with John McEnroe, Christina Sisti, 13, of Mount Vernon, and Alexandra Sabe, 14, of Rye, on Sunday at Lake Isle Country Club. McEnroe and Fleming were on hand to announce the opening of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012)

Christina Sisti, 13, of Mount Vernon, gets a
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Christina Sisti, 13, of Mount Vernon, gets a high five from former pro tennis player Peter Fleming during an exhibition Sunday at Lake Isle Country Club. Tennis legend John McEnroe and Fleming were on hand to announce the opening of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012)

Alexandra Sabe, 14, of Rye, serves during an
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Alexandra Sabe, 14, of Rye, serves during an exhibition game with John McEnroe, Peter Fleming and Christina Sisti, 13, of Mount Vernon, on Sunday at Lake Isle Country Club. McEnroe and Fleming, both former pro stars, were on hand to announce the opening of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012

Alexandra Sabe, 14, of Rye, plays in an
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Alexandra Sabe, 14, of Rye, plays in an exhibition with John McEnroe on Sunday at Lake Isle Country Club. McEnroe and fellow former pro Peter Fleming were on hand to announce the opening of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012)

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Alexandra Sabe, 14, of Rye, talks with her
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Alexandra Sabe, 14, of Rye, talks with her teammate John McEnroe during an exhibition Sunday at Lake Isle Country Club. McEnroe and Peter Fleming, both former pro stars, were on hand to announce the opening of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012)

Sabrina Jacobs, 14, of Demarest, N.J., acts as
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Sabrina Jacobs, 14, of Demarest, N.J., acts as a ball girl during an exhibition featuring John McEnroe; Peter Fleming; Christina Sisti, 13, of Mount Vernon; and Alexandra Sabe, 14, of Rye, on Sunday at Lake Isle Country Club. The former pro stars were on hand to announce the opening of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012)

Benjamin Jacobs, 9, of Demarest, N.J., acts
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Benjamin Jacobs, 9, of Demarest, N.J., acts as a ball boy during an exhibition featuring John McEnroe; Peter Fleming; Christina Sisti, 13, of Mount Vernon; and Alexandra Sabe, 14, of Rye, on Sunday at Lake Isle Country Club. The former pro stars were on hand to announce the opening of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012)

Christina Sisti, 13, of Mount Vernon, left, shakes
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Christina Sisti, 13, of Mount Vernon, left, shakes hands at the net after an exhibition game with Alexandra Sabe, 14, of Rye, and former pro stars John McEnroe and Peter Fleming on Sunday at Lake Isle Country Club. The ex-pros were on hand to announce the opening of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012)

Alexandra Sabe, left, 14, of Rye, and Christina
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Alexandra Sabe, left, 14, of Rye, and Christina Sisti, right, 13, of Mount Vernon, listen to tips from former professional players Peter Fleming, second from left, and John McEnroe on Sunday at Lake Isle Country Club. The ex-stars were on hand to announce the opening of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012)

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Young tennis players participate in drills during an
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Young tennis players participate in drills during an event to announce the opening of The John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012)

Young tennis players participate in drills during an
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Young tennis players participate in drills during an event to announce the opening of The John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012)

Young tennis players participate in drills during an
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Young tennis players participate in drills during an event to announce the opening of The John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012)

John McEnroe signs an autograph for Noah Fage,
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

John McEnroe signs an autograph for Noah Fage, 5, of Mamaroneck, on Sunday at Lake Isle Country Club. McEnroe and fellow former pro star Peter Fleming were on hand to announce the opening of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012)

Young tennis players participate in drills during an
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Young tennis players participate in drills during an event to announce the opening of The John McEnroe Tennis Academy at SPORTIME Lake Isle on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester. (Aug. 26, 2012)

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