Catherine was born and raised in Montreal Canada. Swinging a tennis racket throughout her youth, she was recruited by the University of Arkansas to play tennis on their varsity team after graduating from high school.  One year as a Razorback, then transferring to Michigan State where she finished out her collegiate career under Head Coach Simone Jardim.  Simone also introduced Catherine to pickleball and she's been playing with the Titan Pro since graduating from MSU.  Other than pickleball, still loves playing tennis as well as many other sports.