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Coached by Chip Brooks ... Parents are Walter and Cathy; older brother is Joel ... Started playing tennis at age 3; introduced to the sport by her dad (who played recreationally and used to coach her) ... Favorite surface is hard ... Enjoys going to the beach, fishing and running.
Career in Review
2018 - Breakthrough first Top 50 season (finishing No.36); SF at Miami (l. to Ostapenko) and San Jose (l. to Sakkari); QF at Monterrey (l. to Bogdan); reached 4r at Miami (l. to Suárez Navarro), 3r once and 2r three times; fell 1r nine times (incl. Roland Garros, Wimbledon and US Open) and in qualifying once at Australian Open; made Top 50 debut on April 9 (after Monterrey; rose from No.53 to No.45).
2017 - Fell 1r once and five times in WTA qualifying five times; won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.
2016 - Fell 1r once (US Open) and once in WTA qualifying; won one singles title on ITF Circuit.
2015 - Did not play.
2014 - Fell 1r on WTA main draw debut at US Open; played first WTA qualifying at New Haven; continued to play on ITF Circuit.
2013 - Did not play.
2012 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.
2011 - Won one singles title on ITF Circuit.
2010 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.
2009 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit in US.