Freshman Golfer Sophia Martinez Wins National Essay Contest
Sophia Martinez, a freshman golfer at California High in Whittier, has won a national essay contest through the Women’s Sports Foundation that has earned her a trip to New York to be honored alongside Billie Jean King.
Martinez, who is a member of the Southern California Golf Assn. junior program, wrote about what golf means to her. It’s titled “What Inspires Me to Keep Playing.”