2012 U.S. Open Women's Singles champion Serena Williams hugs Fire Chief John Hodgens during a visit to the Engine 54 Ladder 4 Battalion 9 firehouse in midtown, Monday, Sept. 10, 2012, i

 

              2012 U.S. Open Women
2012 U.S. Open Women's Singles champion Serena Williams hugs Fire Chief John Hodgens during a visit to the Engine 54 Ladder 4 Battalion 9 firehouse in midtown, Monday, Sept. 10, 2012, in New York. This year alone, Williams claimed the U.S. Open trophy alongside the gold medals she won at the London Olympics and the silver plate she took home from Wimbledon. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)