‘I’m so excited to embark on the journey of motherhood!’
Tennis pro Taylor Townsend took to social media this week to announce she is expecting her first child.
“BIG ANNOUNCEMENT,” Townsend, 24, wrote in an Instagram post. “Life has a funny way of putting you exactly where you are supposed to be. I’m so excited to embark on the journey of motherhood!!”
The exiciting news accompanied a video showing some of the highlights of her career so far. Check out the clip via the Instagram embed below.
“At four years old I was told I would never make it and I should quit. At 12 I became the youngest-ever to win the Georgia state qualifier,” said Townsend in a voice-over. “At 15, I didn’t think I was good enough, but I proved myself wrong by winning the junior Australian open in singles and in doubles,” she continued.