York Athlete Attends SONA Golf Championship

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Special Olympics Pennsylvania – York County athlete, Jonathan Martin, competed in the 2019 Special Olympics North America (SONA) Golf Championship in Nashville, Tennessee from Sunday, September 22nd - Wednesday, September 25th at Hermitage Golf Course.

Jonathan, who earned a silver medal for his performance, played three rounds of golf over four days in a championship that was attended by more than 230 Special Olympics athletes and Unified partners, representing 23 U.S. and Canadian programs. Jonathan competed at Level 4 and was joined by his father/caddie Nathaniel Martin and mother/coach Martha Martin.

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His total score was 155, as he shot a 53 on Day 1, a 52 on Day 2 and a tournament personal-best 50 on Day 3. Congratulations, Jonathan, on representing Pennsylvania so well on such a big stage!

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Photo Credit: Marco Catini Photography