Robert Attonito is the head coach of the Beach Channel Girls Softball team and the New York Junior Tennis League and is the New York Junior Tennis League (NYJTL) School Yard Instructor. Attonito, who is a physical education instructor at M.S. 180, has boldly taken the tennis challenge of who has the best middle school tennis program in the Rockaways. Any student/athletes from M.S. 180 who are interested in participating in Rockaway’s first middle school tennis open can contact him during any gym period. The competition begins in May with the championships to be held in June.