Dominant Hand Right Handed
Height 5'8
Sports Background Tennis/POP Tennis
Pro Year Start 2019

Player Bio

Background: Jessie Irvine, hailing from Cary, North Carolina, brings a legacy of sporting excellence to the world of pickleball. With a rich history in tennis, she seamlessly transitioned her skills to dominate the pickleball court. Starting her tennis journey at the age of 10, Irvine swiftly climbed the ranks to become a top 10 Junior Tennis Player. Her talent continued to shine as she transitioned to the WTA circuit, showcasing her prowess as a professional tennis player. Additionally, Irvine left her mark in POP Tennis, establishing herself as one of the top women players in the sport.

Pickleball Journey: In November 2018, Irvine embarked on her pickleball journey, marking the beginning of an illustrious career in the sport. Swiftly transitioning to the professional scene in 2019, Irvine wasted no time in making her mark. Her passion, athleticism, and unwavering determination have propelled her to the upper echelons of women's pro pickleball. Currently ranked in the Top 5 across all three divisions, Irvine's tenacity and on-court presence are unrivaled.

On-Court Presence: Jessie Irvine's on-court demeanor is characterized by her fiery passion and relentless drive. Known for her enthusiastic "come on's!" during crucial points, Irvine leaves her heart out on the court with every match she plays. Whether she's competing in Women's Doubles alongside Catherine Parenteau or teaming up with Jay Devilliers in Mixed Doubles, Irvine's partnership and synergy with her teammates are formidable.

Off-Court Interests: Beyond the pickleball court, Jessie Irvine enjoys a diverse array of interests and activities. From coaching juniors in tennis to pursuing academic endeavors at UCLA, Irvine's commitment to personal and professional growth is unwavering. In her leisure time, she finds joy in the simple pleasures of life – hanging out with friends, watching movies, and indulging in good food. An avid fitness enthusiast, Irvine dedicates herself to training and staying in peak physical condition. Whether she's dancing to her favorite tunes, hitting the golf course, or simply sharing laughter with loved ones, Jessie Irvine embodies the spirit of living life to the fullest.

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