tennis champ now a nun


This is news to me. Andrea Jaeger, the former top-ranked professional tennis player, became a Dominican nun four months ago.

ANDREA JAEGER
born 1965 in Chicago


turned pro at 14

was the #2 ranked female tennis player in the world in the early 80s

injury ended her career early

developed the Silver Lining Foundation, a non-profit camp for children with cancer

inspirational autobiography: First Service: Following God's Calling and Finding Life's Purpose (2004)