One of the greatest softball pitchers in history; she took home the gold medal at the 2004 Athens Olympics. She is a two-time Olympic medal athlete.
She had a standout career at the University of Texas, winning four Big Twelve Pitcher of the Year titles. She was also a four-time All-American.
She was the first softball player to ever be featured on the cover of Sports Illustrated. She is a brand ambassador for both The Tea Spot, and Sweat Cosmetics.
Has two younger brothers, Craig and Chris.
She has cited Nolan Ryan as one of her favorite athletes of all time.