18, professional tennis player, shocked the tennis world when she became the first qualifying player to advance to the semifinals at Wimbledon. But the real surprise came when basketball hall-of-famer Julius Erving acknowledged that he is Stevenson's father. Stevenson's mother, freelance sports journalist Samantha Stevenson raised her daughter alone, with financial support from Erving.
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