We all know Shelby Nicole Rogers as a professional tennis player. She is a top-ranking pro athlete who has won against fellow top players like Serena Williams, Ashleigh Barty, Vera Zvonareva, and so on.
Shelby Rogers was born in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, where she started her career in tennis at the age of six. Rogers started training and improving her skills at a young age, and this led to her rise to the professional level.
She started her professional career in 2009 after deciding to forgo college and focus on building a career in tennis. Enough of Shelby Rogers; we are here to find out who she is married to and see some wedding pictures.
Who is Shelby Rogers Married To?
Shelby Rogers is married to John Slavik, an ice hockey player who played with the Indian Tech Warriors. The couple started dating in 2019, and their love story became more interesting after they got engaged and later married on December 2, 2023.
How did they meet? Blind date. Yes, you heard right. Rogers met her husband, John Slavik, on a blind date that was set up by their mutual friends, and everything took off from there.
Rogers and John were seen together in October 2022 to celebrate her 30th birthday at Intercoastal with her family.
Although the couple likes to keep their relationship private, we were still able to catch a glimpse of their wedding pictures.
Check out pictures from Shelby Rogers’s Wedding
The tennis star and husband have been seen together in the past like on New York Streets in September 2022, and hiking near Chimney Tops Trail in July 2021. Rogers does not fail to update her fans about these outings on her social media page.
More About John Slavik
Rogers’s partner John has a professional hockey career. He played with Indiana Tech Athletics from 2014 to 2018. In the 2017-18 season, he appeared in 17 games as a senior and started 13 of them.
John has been vital in preventing the opposing players from getting a win at his netminder position.
Disclaimer: all images used in this article are from Shelby Rogers’s Instagram page.
Ojibe Izuchukwu is a Nigerian student with a passion for media reporting and content writing.