| By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

USTA Eastern will be hosting a Play Like The Pros event in August, as junior players of all ages will have an opportunity to compete in a World TeamTennis-style format on August 6-7.

The Co-Ed 10 and under division tournament will be held on Saturday, August 6 from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. at Cunningham Tennis, and is eligible for Green Dot players both intermediate and advances. The Co-Ed tournament for the High School Division, ages 15-18, will be held from 1:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. at Riverside Clay Tennis Association.

On Sunday, August 7, the Middle School division tournament, ages 11-14, will be held from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. at Cunningham Tennis.

The cost for the tournament is $60, and participants will receive tickets to a New York Empire match as well as a free-event t-shirt.

The winners of each tournament will be announced during halftime of the August 9 match between the Washington Kastles and New York Empire at Forest Hills Stadium at the West Side Tennis Club. For more information, contact Joan Akman at (718) 258-4730, or visit www.youthtennisleagues.com.