Kahl earned four letters in tennis at Sherman High School. She is a two-time team MVP and was a Regional Qualifier in 2012, Area Team Qualifier in 2013 and First Team All-District selection in 2013. A standout in the classroom, Kahl was an Academic All-District pick all four years and graduated Summa Cum Laude.
Maranda is the daughter of Bryan and Marsha Kahl and has one sibling, Avery. She is majoring in economics and mathematics with a minor in Latin at Southwestern.