publication date: Friday, April 11, 2014 (part of Spring 2014)

category: Sports

clue: She has won five singles tournaments and five doubles tournaments, but she hasn't enumerated that many rights in law.

explanation: Brengle was a champion tennis player, and namesake of James Madison. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Joanna Woods, and Mike Rothstein

Presidential Prenomens: These ten goos, major achievers in their own right, have first names linking them to former Presidents of the United States. If you can't identify the celebrity, perhaps figuring out their presidential namesake will help?

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