October 16, 2017

Unrelenting Champions Spotlight: Mikaya & Lizette

Unrelenting Champions Mikaya & LizetteAt the Tiger Woods Foundation, we have the distinct honor of coming alongside incredibly bright and driven young people, and equipping them with the resources they need to achieve their definition of success. We call them our Unrelenting Champions. A fitting description because they tirelessly and relentlessly pursue their dreams, and achieve them. This month we feature two such champions and Earl Woods Scholars, Mikaya and Lizette.

Unrelenting Champion Mikaya Emma


College: University of North Georgia

Major: Political Science

Hometown: Boston, MA


“Rocky Balboa told me that it’s not about how hard you hit. It’s about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward.”

Unrelenting Champion LIzette Rodriguez


College: Brown University

Major: Psychology

Hometown: Anaheim, CA


“Regardless of the struggles throughout my journey, I still came out UNDEFEATED because I persevered.”


Redefining what it means to be a champion.