Women's Tennis

 Jennifer Stone
Jennifer Stone


Greensboro, N.C.

High School:
Page H.S.


2009 (Freshman): A tournament runner-up at the Gator Fall Classic in Gainesville, Fla. ... Played in 23 matches, winning 13 of those contests ... Secured the win over Winthrop for UK.

Junior Career: Four-time State 4-A Champions at Page High School and MVP of State Championship match freshman year ... Won numerous tournaments including Family Circle Cup in Charleston, S. C. ... Named North Carolina Player of the Year in her senior year of high school ... A four-star recruit by TennisRecruiting.net ... Coached by Richard Akande & Will Bull.

Full name is Jennifer Leigh Stone ... Born on Dec. 28, 1989 to Dwight and Diane Stone ... Has two siblings, Meredith (27) and David (22) ... Brother David played tennis for UNC-Chapel Hill from 2004-2008... Plans to major in Merchandising.

Getting to know Jennifer...
Nickname: G
Miles from home: Too many! Seven hours.
Favorite food: Chicken.
Tennis player you most admire: Andre Agassi
Quote you like: "In every contest there comes a moment that separates winning from losing. The true athlete understands and seizes that moment by giving an effort so intense and so intuitive that it coule only be called one from the heart."
Favorite late night snack: Cinnamon Toast Crunch.
What has impressed you most about Coach Drada: His ability to bring the best out in every single one of his players, on and off the court.
You'd be surprised to know that: I have never seen Star Wars.
Your most memorable moment as a tennis player: Deciding to come to UK.
If you could live anywhere in the world, where would it be and why? Paris, France because the city is so beautiful and has a rich history of art, fashion and literature.

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