Fipps gets back into the game… of life

Local adjusting nicely to life after basketball


Sydnee Fipps (center, with ball) is now retired from basketball, after an illustrious career spent overseas. Although she misses the game, she is making the best of her life as a retired athlete. Submitted photoWhat would it be like to dedicate yourself to a sport your entire life, and then suddenly stop playing?
It happens to athletes all the time, when they’re either forced to realize they can’t make it any further in the sport, or when they retire.
For Sydnee Fipps, it was the latter. Fipps r...

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