Whitney Osuigwe is a professional tennis player, who became an ITF Junior World Champion in 2017. She had a total of 2 ITF single and 3 ITF doubles titles.

Player’s Profile

Whitney Osuigwe was born and raised in Bradenton, Florida. At age 6, her parents enrolled her at the IMG Academy so she would be properly trained to play tennis. Her father, Desmond Osuigwe, happened to be a teacher in the academy and has played professional tennis at the ITF Futures.

Height / weight 1.68 m / 57 kg
Born Apr 17, 2002
Nationality United States United States
Playing Style Right Handed
Nickname Whitney

Career

Osuigwe dominated the junior rankings in 2017 when she reached the semi-finals of the Orange Bowl. She also won the 2017 French Open and defeated Claire Liu.

She debuted at the WTA Tour during the 2018 Miami Open, however this time, she was defeated by Claire Liu. In 2019, she competed in the 2019 Hopman Cup alongside David Ferrer.

In March 2019, she participated in the Miami Open as a wildcard player, and she won against Mari Osaka in the first round.

Tournament Wins and Achievements

Singles:

  • 2018 ITF Tyler
  • 2019 ITF Charlottesville

Doubles:

  • 2018 ITF Orlando (with Caty McNally)
  • 2018 ITF Jackson (with Sanaz Marand)
  • 2022 ITF Orlando (with HaileyBaptiste)

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