Elena Delle Donne currently plays for the Chicago Sky in the WNBA. In 2013, she was named WNBA Rookie of the Year and named a WNBA All Star.
Though the horrifying story of her stabbing often overshadows it, Monica Seles is one of the most prolific female tennis players in history. Formerly, the Yugoslavian was the World No 1 tennis player. In 1990, the 16 year old Seles was the youngest ever winner of the French Open. She won eight more Grand Slam titles before she turned 20 years old.
Great Britain’s Kelly Smith currently plays for the Arsenal Ladies of the FA WSL. In college, Smith played for Seton Hall University, where she was the leading Division 1 scorer. At the end of her time there, Seton Hall even retired her number. She has played over 100 caps with Great Britain’s national team, including competing for the team at the 2012 Summer Olympics. She is England’s leading goalscorer with 46 goals and counting.
The inspiring Marjan Sadeqi was the first woman to join the Afghan National Cycling Federation. She faces taunts and has even been hospitalized after an attack because of her love and dedication to her sport. She hopes to continue her career, even partnering with American cyclist Shannon Galpin in an effort to grow cycling in her home country.
So it turns out I have a Blue Jackets shirt I don’t really want. Since I have so many lovely followers, I figured at least one of you would be interested! It is completely new and a size adult medium.
To enter, either like or reblog this post (or both to enter twice) by May 2nd. On May 3rd, I’ll randomly select a winner. My only rule is that you must live in the continental US because I’m too poor to ship things anywhere else. Make sure your inbox on your blog is turned on so I can contact you if needed.
If you have any questions, shoot me a message :)
Breeja Larson swims for Texas A&M University and the US Olympic Team. In 2012, she was a member of the gold medal winning 4x100m medley relay. She is the current American record holder in the 100 and 200 yard breaststroke. Additionally, Larson is the three-time NCAA Champion in the 100 breaststroke.