Jessica Pegula

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Jessica Pegula
Jessica Pegula 2010 US Open Junior.jpg
Jessica Pegula at the 2010 US Open Junior competition
Country  United States
Born (1994-02-24) February 24, 1994 (age 20)
Buffalo, New York, U.S.
Turned pro 2009
Plays Right handed (double handed backhand)
Coach(es) Michael Joyce
Prize money US$ 112,539
Singles
Career record 87–61
Career titles 0 WTA, 0 ITF
Highest ranking No. 123 (June 10, 2013)
Current ranking No. 460 (September 9, 2014)
Doubles
Career record 51–34
Career titles 0 WTA, 3 ITF
Highest ranking No. 92 (February 25, 2013)
Current ranking No. 547 (September 9, 2014)
Grand Slam Doubles results
US Open 3R (2011)
Last updated on: 8 July, 2013.

Jessica Pegula (born February 24, 1994) is an American professional tennis player.

Career[edit]

Pegula plays on the ITF Circuit.

On August 30, 2011, Pegula was granted a wild-card exemption into the main draw of the U.S. women's doubles tournament where she was paired with Taylor Townsend. The pair eventually lost in the third round to the third-seeded team of Vania King and Yaroslava Shvedova.

In March 2012, Pegula was given a wildcard to the qualifying draw in Indian Wells, and surprised higher ranked players Bojana Jovanovski and Paula Ormaechea to qualify for the main draw where she lost to Magdaléna Rybáriková in three sets.

Personal life[edit]

Pegula is the daughter of natural gas tycoon and Buffalo Sabres/Buffalo Bills owner Terry Pegula and his wife, Kim Pegula. She resides in Boca Raton, Florida.

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