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Jessica Korda is making a name for herself

Updated: April 7, 2013, 12:56 AM ET
By Melissa Isaacson

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. -- Jessica Korda still has "flashbacks" to one major tournament in particular, but it wasn't one in which she played, and it wasn't golf, but tennis.

"I was in the stands. I had this purple notebook I was drawing in, and I had no idea what was going on," Korda, who was 5 years old when her father, Petr, won the Australian Open in 1998, said. "But I do remember him like climbing up the wall and running up to me and my mom and lifting me up and saying that he won."

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