Jessica Pegula at the 2010 US Open Junior competition
February 24, 1994 |
Buffalo, New York, U.S.
|Plays||Right handed (double handed backhand)|
|Prize money||US$ 112,539|
|Career titles||0 WTA, 0 ITF|
|Highest ranking||No. 123 (June 10, 2013)|
|Current ranking||No. 460 (September 9, 2014)|
|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.
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.