Christian Alshon

  • Grew up in Boca Raton, FL
  • Started playing pickleball in June 2021, shortly after winning the Division III NCAA championship for the University of Chicago in tennis
  • Ended his tennis season undefeated (18-0) in singles
  • Attributes his success in pickleball to his background in tennis, especially doubles skills
  • Renowned for his tweeners and trick shots on the pickleball court
  • Has beaten numerous top pro players
  • Placed fourth in his first Professional Pickleball Association (PPA) tournament
  • Broke into the top 10 pickleball players worldwide in May 2023
  • Known as the "Tweener King"


Alshon, a native of Boca Raton, FL, made a remarkable shift from tennis to pickleball in June 2021, soon after clinching the Division III NCAA championship for the University of Chicago. His extraordinary 18-0 run in tennis singles season became a precursor for his accomplishments in pickleball. Known as the "Tweener King," Alshon leverages his robust tennis background, particularly his doubles skills, to excel on the pickleball court. He's earned his reputation with numerous victories against top pro players, a fourth place in his debut PPA tournament, and a spot among the top 10 pickleball players globally by May 2023. Currently, Alshon is competing in numerous tournaments across the US circuit in 2023. Fans can track his journey via his Instagram and YouTube channels.

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