Hall of Fame
Andrea Jaeger

Andrea Jaeger

Andrea Jaeger, Chicago native, won a total of 11 U.S. junior national titles including the 1979 U.S. Girls’ 18 Clay Courts when she was only 14. In 1980 she became the youngest player ever to be seeded at Wimbledon, a distinction she held for a decade. She was ranked in the top ten for four years including number two in 1981. She was a finalist at the French Open in 1982 and at Wimbledon in 1983. She was a semifinalist at the U.S. Open in 1980 and 1982 and at Wimbledon in 1981 and 1983. She represented the United States on both the U.S. Federation Cup Team and the U.S. Wightman Cup Team. After seven shoulder surgeries, she retired from competitive tennis and founded the Kids’ Stuff Foundation.

(Inducted In: 2004)

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