Look: Alex Morgan Shares Heartfelt Message For Serena Williams
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With Serena Williams retiring after 2022 US Open, tributes
And wishes have started pouring in from some of the biggest names in sports.
And another pioneer in the women's sport, Alex Morgan, is one of them.
On Instagram this week, Morgan posted a heartfelt message to the 23-time Grand Slam winner.
Along with her daughter, Morgan congratulated Serena on her career and thanked her for being a trailblazer for female athletes.
Morgan wrote, "You have given so much to tennis and a lot to women's sports. Thank you @serenawilliams."
Morgan's post going viral with thousands of likes
And best wishes to both the USWNT Superstar and Serena Williams.
Alex Morgan was still a kid when Serena Williams turned pro
And it wasn't even in high school before Serena won her first few majors and Olympic gold medals.
By the time Morgan began playing professionally in 2008,
Serena already had more than a dozen Grand Slams and one gold medal.
In the years that followed, both Serena and Morgan have reinvented themselves in their respective games as two of the greatest players of all time.
Serena's achievements are well documented, while Morgan is a two-time World Cup champion and Olympic gold medalist.
Morgan and Serena both won gold medals together in London in 2012.
But the final chapter of Alex Morgan's career is far from being written,
While it appears that Serena is ready to close the book on her own.