Jennie Finch, a much-publicized pitcher on the U.S. Olympic softball team, states on her website, "Yes, I have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ; He is my Lord and Savior."
MULKEYTOWN, Ill. (BP)--At 6-foot-1, she has a beautiful face and long blonde hair and is instantly recognizable to lots of sports fans. If you don't know Jennie Finch yet, the upcoming Olympics should change all of that.
Finch is the standout pitcher for the U.S. Olympic softball team. She throws the ball 70 miles per hour, and in college set an NCAA record by winning 60 straight games.
Her popularity is growing quickly. In a poll on ESPN's website for 2003's "hottest female athlete," Finch trounced Anna Kournikova from the world of tennis.
But while Finch may be a sex symbol to some, that's not an image she promotes. She rejected a lucrative offer to pose nude for Playboy and, instead, is more concerned with the image she conveys to her young fans. Read More