Izzy Borris started playing tennis when she was 8 years old and started competing soon after. She became an active competitor in her home state of Texas, playing in USTA tournaments all over the state as well as becoming captain of her high school tennis team. After graduating high school, Izzy attended Lewis & Clark College, where she played at the NCAA Division III Level for four years, captaining the women’s team her senior year.
Izzy has been coaching as well as teaching tennis at junior summer tennis camps for over 4 years. Most recently, she was a coach for the Nike Tennis Camps here in Portland. Izzy became a part of the PT&E during the summer of 2013. She was instantly taken by the program and is now an active staff member, serving as a coach, a tutor, and tennis teaching professional.