Danielle Lao on Competing at Wimbledon

Danielle Lao on Competing at Wimbledon

Photo by Roberto Kozek Childhood Dream: Accomplished! As children, teens, and even as adults, many of us dream of becoming professional athletes. Making the professional ranks in any sport is challenging enough, and very few get to see those dreams turn into reality. For Sweater Crew member Danielle Lao (@thelittlegiant), making Wimbledon in tennis is a sweet accomplishment that only adds fuel to her next goals. In June 2021, Lao passed through three qualifying rounds to officially earn herself a spot in the pinnacle of tennis: Wimbledon. She became one of 128 women battling it out for the elusive Wimbledon title, the Grand Slam event of all Grand Slam events. Danielle fought a tightly-contested battle with Katie Boulter in the first round, with Boulter moving on after winning two of three sets. While Lao's Wimbledon run ended earlier than she had hoped, her Wimbledon dream continues as she sets her eyes on the...
Noah McDermott - Jul 09, 2021
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Danielle Lao on Competing at Wimbledon

Photo by Roberto Kozek Childhood Dream: Accomplished! As children, teens, and even as adults, many of us dream of...
Jul 09, 2021