Won first grand slam match in two years at wimbledon d. Olympic team in both 2004 and 2008.
Callens and capriati to reach 3r.
Lori mcneil tennis player. Get the latest player stats on lori mcneil including her videos highlights and more at the official women s tennis association website. Raised in houston texas she would share public courts with garrison who went on to become a tennis champion herself. She also served as personal coach for amanda coetzer for three years and was an assistant coach for the u s.
Click here for a full player profile. As oldest player in draw at us open at age 34 d. Current highest rank doubles.
Get the latest news on lori mcneil including her bio career highlights and history at the official women s tennis association website. 1963 spent most of her formative years on the tennis court growing into a champion mcneil honed her skills at houston s macgregor park alongside her close friend zina garrison guided by former american tennis association champion john wilkerson. Her mother was a tennis aficionado so mcneil grew up playing.
Lori mcneil was born on december 18 1963 in san diego ca. Lori mcneil born december 18 1963 is an american tennis coach and former top 10 professional tennis player. Atp wta tennis players at tennis explorer offers profiles of the best tennis players and a database of men s and women s tennis players.
Mcneil lori profile. Inspired by her mother s love of the game lori mcneil b. Mcneil 45 joined the usta staff in 2004 after working for three years at the junior tennis champions center in college park md.
Lori mcneil 56 is a tennis player from usa who has a career high singles ranking of no. Mcneil was a singles semifinalist at the us open in 1987 and wimbledon in 1994 a women s doubles finalist at the australian open in 1987 with zina garrison and french open mixed doubles winner in 1988 with jorge lozano. American wc reeves in 1r before falling to eventual champion.
The former world no 9 had honed her skills alongside zina garrison the 1990 wimbledon finalist at the free tennis programme started by john wilkerson at macgregor park houston. Mcneil though unseeded was a skilled grass court player. 1963 current highest rank singles.
From the outset the draw prompted raised eyebrows among the tennis cognoscenti.