Last summer, Leo Catholic High School, an all-boy school on Chicago's South Side, hired Winnetka's Kimberly Hickey, 24, to teach math and train students in boxing, the Chicago Tribune reports.
"All the kids respect her," Mike Joyce, a Leo alum and lawyer who volunteers at the school as their head boxing coach, told the Chicago Tribune. "We respect her. ... She doesn't suffer fools."
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