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Self-described as feisty, Nicole Gibbs is a professional American tennis player who grew up in Cleveland and calls Venice Beach. She was introduced to tennis by her father, Paul, who had her hitting in the driveway over two trashcans with a board across the top when she was just 2 or 3 years old. Gibbs pursued tennis at the junior level through high school and went on to play for Stanford University. Gibbs studied Economics at Stanford from 2010-2013 where she secured multiple NCAA titles. At Wimbledon 2013, Gibbs officially began her journey as a professional player. Aside from tennis, she enjoys surfing, yoga, running, and giving back to the community.