Stories

A Rising Star

Marissa Cardenas, a senior at Nease high school, will be playing at Florida Southern College. With outstanding scores on the Nease golf team she will be playing golf for this outstanding College. As a high school athlete, her favorite high school memory was “going to states with my team and having dinner together before each tournament day.” Marissa’s goal in her college life will be to “Major in graphic design and minor in marketing. My goals in college is to play as a starter on the Florida Southern women’s golf team and be able to balance academics and golf at the same time.” Coincidentally, the Nease high school girls golf coach, Shanna Klauk, also attended Florida Southern and played golf.