Hope Solo is no stranger to inconvenience. The U.S. females' football group goalkeeper may be among the most prominent athletes at this summer season's London Olympics, but she battled and struggled to obtain where she is today. Born in Richland, Wash., she was conceived throughout among her mother's conjugal sees to Walla Walla State Penitentiary while her father was serving a prison sentence for embezzlement. To this day, Hope does not understand everything about her dad, Jeffrey John Solo, whom despite his faults Hope unquestionably enjoyed dearly. She didn't likewise understand his genuine name was Jeffrey till years later, when she saw it in an authorities report; she understood your guy as Gerry, though he also went by the nicknames Johnny and Tony.