Myah Petchey

With a career high of 179 on the ITF Junior tour and a 10.8 UTR, Myah Petchey is one of the leading junior players for England and South Africa women's tennis. While her father, Mark Petchey, is a former professional player on the ATP Tour and her sister is playing for SMU, Myah is interested in joining a college program starting in the Fall of 2019.

About

In her relatively short junior career, Myah has reached to the finals of 10 ITF junior events, winning 4 of them, including grade 3 and grade 4 events in singles.

Myah was born in England and in December 2006 she moved to Cape Town, South Africa with her family. In 2017, she moved back to England where she is currently being home schooled, training and playing.
She is interested in playing college tennis in the fall of 2019 with the ambitions to go pro after her college career.

Myah has won numerous ITF singles titles and has a UTR high singles rating of 10.8.
Some of her best recent results include:

Win over Boyoung Jeong (UTR 10.7) 63 62
Win over Lanlana Tararudee (UTR 10.6) 64 75
Win over Noa Krznaric (UTR 10.82) 63 62
Loss to Victoria Allen (UTR 11.6) 36 64 62

Myah is very consistent with solid and technical strokes and a strong competitor. In recent months she has worked a lot on her physical strength and has gained approximately 10 pounds of muscle.
Her ultimate goal is to become a professional player on the WTA tour and she is willing to do everything to achieve that.
Please check out her highlight video and full match video below!

Myah has followed her first 4 years of high school in South Africa and has been home schooled for her junior and senior year.
She scored a 1080 on the SAT.

If you are interested in recruiting Myah, please reach out to Pedro at pedro@slamstox.com.

Details

Check out some of Myah's highlights for a quick overall impression

Sport: Tennis
Country: South Africa
Available: Fall 2019
GPA: coming soon
SAT: 1080

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