Once dubbed a “phenom,” Donald Young’s days as a tennis pro seemed numbered when he didn’t fulfill his potential. But a new man showed up to the 2011 U.S. Open to prove the negative press wrong. Young is all anyone is talking about after he beat two seeded players to reach the fourth round.
“Everybody’s light comes on at their own time,” says the 22-year-old. “Hopefully, mine is coming on now.”