By Sophia Handley
Height: 6 ft.
My main goal in tennis is to have a good season with the team and hopefully be able to become state champions.
How many years have you been playing tennis?
I have been playing tennis for eight years, but I have only been playing at school for two years.
Do you play on varsity?
I play on varsity and I really enjoy the competition of being on a high-level high school team.
Why do you have a passion for tennis?
I have a passion for tennis because my dad always immersed me in the sport, and I love playing. I started playing at a young age and ever since, I have always enjoyed it.
Who inspires you to play the sport?
Roger Federer inspires me. He is the greatest player of all time and is a role model both on and off the court.
Do you plan on playing tennis at the collegiate level?
I do plan on playing [tennis] in college if I get accepted into a school that I like. Playing tennis in college would be a great experience because I would be able to become more skilled and a better player overall.
What is your favorite part about tennis?
My favorite part of tennis is competing and playing with friends. I love the thrill of competition, especially when I win.