Athlete Spotlight goes to Eli SanchezFriday, June 04, 2010 By Laura Pica
Years of dedication and hard work have finally paid off for seasoned golfer Eli Sanchez, who has been golfing for seven years. Sanchez, who is only a freshman, had the lowest scoring average in the 1A conference with a seventy-three, and made it to the state championship. “It feels good because it’s hard work paying off,” Sanchez said Sanchez also helped out the young golf team, which only lost one match in conference play, placing 2 nd for the 2010 season. Sanchez tied for 11 th place out of 71 players at the state championship, which was held at Longleaf CC in Pinehurst on May 10 th and 11 th . On his spare time Sanchez enjoys playing football and playing golf in tournaments. His favorite subject is science.