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Mariah Stackhouse: Prodigy par excellence

The newest young golfer to watch

Originally Published: July 20, 2011
By Adena Andrews

Like every golfer at the U.S. Women's Open, amateur Mariah Stackhouse placed her ball on the tee at the start of competition. The only difference between her golf ball and the others' were two letters: M and d. The uppercase M stands for Mariah and the lowercase d stands for David, a small guy from the Bible who defeated the giant Goliath. That ritual of inscribing her golf balls rings true for every match she competes in -- the story resembles the life of Stackhouse, a petite 5-foot-2, 17-year-old ...

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