Catching Up With Shelby Rogers

Five years ago Shelby Rogers passed up several tempting college scholarships in favor of trying her luck on tour, and it's a decision she doesn't regret for one moment.

Published August 04, 2014 12:11

Catching Up With Shelby Rogers
Shelby Rogers

Some players make their tennis breakthrough in a blaze of glory at a young age. For others, the path to the top is a slow and steady one.

Shelby Rogers has taken the second route and judging by recent results it doesn't seem to be doing her any harm. Tennis website The Changeover caught up with Rogers in Washington to talk about her Bad Gastein breakthrough, passing up college and her love of clay.

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