The feelings of success, the love of the game, the passion, and the explosion of validation erupted all at once. This 15-year-old girl had it all in a matter of seconds after winning just two sets, by two.
High school basketball and football highlights have found a place online since the invention of MaxPreps and Hudl. With a platform that not only accentuates the highlights but also tracks statistics, those sports have continued to dominate the culture of American sports.
After successfully playing both basketball and softball, Billie Jean King ventured into the world of tennis. King picked up a racquet at the age of 10, sparking an emotion that flooded her body for years.
Earlier this year, jaws dropped when 15-year-old sensation Cori Gauff walked off victorious over idol Venus Williams. Behind all the hype of her win, questions of junior professionals jumped to the forefront of the tennis community.