Chris Karges is a top talent on the senior pro tour! Before her career in pickleball, Chris played collegiate tennis at the University of Kentucky and went on to coach in the Big 10 Conference for over fifteen years. In 2019, she tested her hand at pickleball and has been playing ever since. At the 2021 Tournament of Champions, Chris entered the senior pro mixed event and found herself meeting her doubles partner for the first time at the check-in table. Together, they walked away with the gold! In addition to being a competitive player, Chris serves as a high-performance coach in Knoxville, Tennessee.