Before the US Open began I doubt many people knew much about Jared Donaldson. But now the young rookie is the talk of the town after he stormed his way in to the third round of the US Open. Flushing Meadows has seen many great tennis prospects shine before and we may be seeing another one right now.
Read on to find some interesting facts about the latest tennis sensation, Jared Donaldson.
5) He is 19 !
Jared is barely out of high school and he is beating some of the biggest veterans the game has seen at Flushing Meadows.
He has won five consecutive matches to enter the third round and now with the prospect of facing someone in top 10 looming large, Jared has the opportunity to shine on the biggest stage of them all.
The kid from Rhode Islands is going places !