Golfer Latanna Stone

Young athlete has tips on living healthy

  • Grades: 3–5, 6–8

Latanna Stone is 9 years old and has won more than 100 golf tournaments already! Her goal is to be the youngest player to make the LPGA, the professional golf association for women. She’s well on her way!

Kid Reporter Shelby Fallin met up with Stone on the links near her home in Tampa, Florida, recently. They swung a few clubs and talked about how she stays healthy and in shape.

Click play to check out her swing!

kid reporter shelby fallin interviewing golfer latanna stone


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