The Distinguished Young Woman of Hardin County for 2018 is Sophia Thompson, from Elizabethtown .
Sophia’s achievements include: 9,10,11 Grade Honor Roll • Varsity Soccer Newcomer of the Year Award • District Academic Team Language Arts 4th Place 2017 • District Academic Team Champions 2016 • Academic All State 2015,2016 • Soccer Region Runner Up 2015,2016 • Youth Salute 2017 • Cross Country Region Champions 2015 • Cross Country 5th in the state 2015 • Soccer District Champions 2016,2017
In addition, Sophia’s activities include: Code E-town • Elizabethtown High School Varsity Academic Team • Severns Valley Youth Group Member • FCA- Leadership Member • Beta Club • Pep Club • Service Club • Spanish Club • Women in Science- Secretary • Student Emergency Response Team - Vice President
Volunteered numerous times at Feeding America to help the hungry in community. • Co-lead a weekly small group Bible study for 9th grade girls from my school. • Serve as a Vacation Bible School Crew Leader each summer at church. • Organized a winter clothing drive for the homeless members of our community. • Top fundraiser for Dance Blue childhood cancer charity event at our school.