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.

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Last month, Alexa Noel made it all the way to the junior finals at Wimbledon.

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Starting tomorrow, she’ll be playing in the women’s main draw doubles, and then again in the juniors tournament.

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Noel told CBSN New York about her training, success and what’s next.