Michelle Pits

  • Age18
  • Born27 May 1998
  • Birth PlaceCanberrra, Australian Capital Territory
  • LivesMelbourne, Victoria
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachRob Leads

On court

  • quarterfinalist at the 2012 Victorian Country Championships
  • doubles winner at the 2012 Optus 14s National Grasscourt Championships

Off court

  • started playing tennis at the age of four
  • if she wasn’t a tennis player, Michelle says she would be a singer

Michelle Pits in the news

12s and 16s to contest national clay titles
A wildcard entrant into the Optus 18s tournament, Zoe Hives exhibited some  impressive tennis, defeating higher ranked players to commendably reach the quarterfinals.
9 April, 2013

The National Claycourt Championships continue this week, with the 12s and 16s divisions to be contested in Ipswich and at Melbourne Park respectively.
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Optus 14s event kicks off at Melbourne Park
Seone Mendez, December Showdown, Optus 14s Australian Teams Championships, Melbourne Park, 2012. XUE BAI
5 December, 2012

Sixty-four of the country’s most promising 14 and under players took to the courts at Melbourne Park today for the first matches of the round robin stage of the Optus 14s…
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Pits and Jones to lead Optus 14s field
Scott Jones; Wee Photography
5 December, 2012

Top seeds Michelle Pits and Scott Jones will lead the Optus 14s Australian Championships girls’ and boys’ fields when main draw action starts today.
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V for victory as Victoria scoops Optus 14s teams titles
Richard Yang in action for Victoria in the Optus 14s teams final against New South Wales at Melbourne Park; Georgina Leeder
2 December, 2012

It was a day for the home town teams in the finals of the 14s Teams Championships with Victoria taking out both the boys’ and girls’ titles.
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