A Lawrence native, Alexis trained at JTC during to her junior years. While at Free State High School
, she placed all four years at the state tennis tournament taking second in 6A singles her senior year. She finished her junior career ranked as high as No. 2 in the Missouri Valley USTA
Alexis began her collegiate career at the University of Kansas. After two years at KU, she transferred to compete on the Washburn University Tennis Team. There she was named All-American in both singles and doubles, MIAA Co-Player of the Year, and was ranked nationally No. 4 in singles and No. 1 in doubles. In 2018, she won the doubles ITA Central Regional and ended up placing third in the ITA National Cup.
Prior to Jayhawk Tennis Center, Alexis was a tennis pro at The Highlands Country Club in Garrison, NY, as well as the volunteer assistant coach for the Army West Point Women’s Tennis Team.