LORAS COLLEGE — Freshman Amanda Sharkey plays tennis at Loras College. The game she loves wasn’t her first sport. Sharkey has participated in volleyball, basketball, softball and soccer. As a dedicated and hardworking athlete with a positive attitude, she takes the court by storm. Coach Karl Stubben says she already has “everything that you can’t coach a player to have.” He believes she will be a top contender as she grows as a tennis player. Sharkey is enthusiastic on the tennis court. She’s always cheering on her teammates who are very supportive of her. But Sharkey’s athletic life is very different from others. Watch this athlete’s amazing story here.