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Born in Morristown, NJ, but relocated to hometown of Westchester, NY, when she was nine months old ... Mother is Carole (used to be an engineer for AT&T, now stays at home); father is John (city banker); younger brother is Nick ... Started playing tennis at age 7 when mother signed her up for tennis lessons ... Favorite shot is forehand; favorite surface is red clay ... Favorite tournament is French Open ... Enjoys listening to music (favorite singer is Rihanna), watching movies (favorite is Pitch Perfect), hanging out with friends and cooking and baking ... Favorite tennis players growing up were Steffi Graf and Kim Clijsters ... Best tennis memory was playing at US Open for first time ... Goals are to win a Grand Slam and reach No.1 in the world.
Career in Review
2015 - QF at Washington DC; reached 2r once; fell 1r six times (incl. Roland Garros and US Open) and in qualifying 11 times (incl. other two majors); won one singles title on ITF Circuit.
2014 - Fell in WTA qualifying five times (incl. US Open); won one singles title and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.
2013 - Fell in WTA qualifying three times (incl. US Open); won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.
2012 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit in USA, winning one singles title.