Coached by her father, Dave McCain ... Mother, Sue, is a daycare manager, while her brother, Danny, is grad assistant coach at Illinois State University and also involved in photography and film ... Full name is Kelly Monaghan McCain ... A baseliner who prefers hardcourts and lists her backhand as her best shot ... Whole family plays tennis ... Introduced to the sport at age eight by her father, playing at the Springfield Racket Club in her hometown in Illinois ... Graduated from Saddlebrook High School in 2001 and was on the Headmaster's List ... Currently attending Duke University ... Hobbies include basketball, softball, reading (favorite book is "White Oleander") and watching television ... Likes alternative music; favorite music artist is Sheryl Crow ... Favorite place to visit is Springfield, IL ("I love my hometown"); favorite tournament is the Family Circle Cup in Charleston, SC ... Admires her parents, because "they always know best", and Steffi Graf, for being classy and a great champion ... Has a pet dog, Molly, an American Eskimo ... Favorites include the color sea green, lilies, actor Johnny Depp and the film "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" ... Self-described as "short and spunky" ... Pet peeve is rudeness ... Has a lucky penny (heads up).