[Young and Talented] Mariah Stackhouse


For black athletes, their sport of choice doesn’t usually involve a golf club. In the sport of golf, outside of Tiger Woods, African-Americans are nearly non-existent. However, there’s a new hope shining for a young girl name Mariah Stackhouse.

According to a report from the Associated Press, at just 15, young Stackhouse the brightest young African American climbing the American Junior Golf Association’s national rankings. Already, she’s ranked #29 among female rankings, and #33 among all girls and boys.