NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – There’s a local tennis star to watch in this year’s US Open.
She’s from Summit, New Jersey and she’s just 16 years old.READ MORE: New Yorkers Urged To Stay Off Roads As Wintry Mix Moves Through Region
Last month, Alexa Noel made it all the way to the junior finals at Wimbledon.READ MORE: Exclusive: Witness Describes 'Surreal' Deadly Subway Push In Times Square
Starting tomorrow, she’ll be playing in the women’s main draw doubles, and then again in the juniors tournament.MORE NEWS: Program Teaches Kids In 'Food Deserts' How To Grow, Cook Healthier Meals
Noel told CBSN New York about her training, success and what’s next.