Cristen Kessler played Division 1 college tennis at St. Bonaventure, and coached college tennis at Canisius College for 4 years. She played 5.0 USTA and 9.0 Mixed USTA, making it to Nationals several times, and winning once! She now plays pickleball exclusively.
Cris is a math specialist at an elementary school, and has 2 adult children.
Cris has a clothing, bag, and paddle sponsorship with Diadem. She particularly likes the power, control, and spin that she gets with the Warrior Edge model.