Prior to Western Carolina: Became a resident of Pennsylvania after moving from Iowa ... Spent her freshman and sophomore years at Methacton High School in Iowa ... Competed for the school team as a freshman ... In just one season, helped lead Methacton to the State Team Championship match going undefeated through all seven rounds of district and state play ... Marked the first time Methacton advanced beyond district playoffs in school history ... Spent her final two years of high school being home schooled ... Consistently ranked in the top five in her section and top 150 in the U.S.T.A. throughout her junior career ... Played #1 singles on her USTA Zone team in Girls 12s, 14s, and 16s representing both the Missouri Valley section and the Middle States section ... Was a four star recruit according to TennisRecruiting.net and has been as high as 170 in her class this year.