The moment Shannon Boxx knew she was retiring

Mark J. Rebilas/US Presswire

Mark J. Rebilas/US Presswire

Shannon Boxx, the 38-year-old veteran, writes for The Players’ Tribune that she knew it was time to call it quits when she walked in the door of her Portland home after winning the World Cup and realized that was where she belonged.

It’s a thoughtful essay by a thoughtful athlete (and Notre Dame grad).

 

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