With new coach and NBA DNA, Vandeweghe rolls
Vandeweghe having best Slam ever
It's not surprising, given her elite athletic pedigree, that 19-year-old CoCo Vandeweghe has chosen a career in sports.
The gene pool from her mother's family -- that's the Vandeweghe side -- is predominantly centered on sports.
CoCo's mom, Tauna, swam in the 1976 Olympic Games in Montreal. Her specialty was the 100-meter backstroke. She was also an alternate on the 1984 U.S. Olympic volleyball team.
Vandeweghe's grandfather, Ernie, who played for the New ...
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