Lives: Boston, MA –
As a junior, Amanda became the first U.S. player to win a world junior title, and the first sixteen-year-old to win four professional titles. Following her junior career, Sobhy attended Harvard where she earned a degree in Anthropology upon graduating in 2015. Amanda achieved a remarkable 62-0 undefeated college career, including three team titles and becoming just the third player in history to win four college individual titles.
Amanda is the first U.S.-born male or female to reach the world’s top ten rankings, which she cracked in 2015. Amanda reached a career high ranking of world No. 6 in October 2016. She has captured fifteen titles on the PSA Tour, and has won four U.S. Women’s Championship titles. Amanda has been supported by the US Squash Elite Athlete Program since 2015.
Amanda has represented Team USA in two Pan American Championships, one Pan American Games and two World Team Championships. At the 2015 Pan American Games, Amanda became the first squash athlete to win three gold medals in the same year: women’s singles, women’s doubles with Natalie Grainger and women’s team with Grainger and Olivia Blatchford.