01/15/2014 12:34 EST | Updated 03/16/2014 05:59 EDT

Eugenie Bouchard: Canada's next big sports star

Eugenie Bouchard may be just a teenager, but she's quickly beginning to establish herself as one of the faces of women's tennis. 

The 19-year-old native of Westmount, Montreal, began last season ranked 144th in the world but has catapulted herself up to 31st and is the highest ranked teenager on the WTA circuit.

The National's Peter Armstrong examines the Canadian's impressive run and the pressures associated with success. 

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