Natalia Bermudez is a senior attending La River High School on the Sotomayor campus. She plays on a soccer team. She participates in sports like volleyball, softball and soccer. One of her other goals in life that doesn't relate to sports is becoming a surgeon.The school she would like to attend is UCLA. She lives in Glassell Park with her parents and two brothers. Natalia was born in LA and raised by Mexican parents. A role model to Natalia is her older brother Lalo, who is 23 years old. He encourages other to reach their highest potential. Natalia believes that hard work always leads to success.