Duke Women's Golf BIO
Duke Career Record Book: Closed her career ranked tied for fifth in wins (6), second in top 10 finishes (32), second in even or under par rounds (72), tied for second in top five finishes (21), second in top 20 finishes (39), third for tournaments as Duke’s top scorer (27), second in stroke average (72.10) and second in rounds in the 60s (23).
2012-13: NGCA First Team All-America ... Golfweek First Team All-America ... NGCA All-Central Regional ... All-ACC ... ACC Golfer of the Month for April ... Golfweek Player of the Week in April ... All-ACC Academic Team ... ACC Women’s Golf Scholar-Athlete of the Year ... finished the season ranked No. 3 in the Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index ... tallied an ACC-best 71.86 stroke average to go along with six top five, seven top 10 and nine top 20 finishes ... posted 17 rounds of even or under par ... closed her career with two birdies and an eagle over her final three holes at the NCAA Championship to finish runner-up ... eagled her final collegiate hole to secure her third straight top 10 finish at the NCAA Championship ... joined Amanda Blumenherst as only Duke golfers to notch three straight top 10 finishes at the NCAAs ... her 71.86 stroke average ranks seventh-best in Duke history ... the 17 rounds of even or under par ranked eighth on Duke’s list ... closed her career with seven straight rounds of even or under par ... finished tied for fifth or better in her final four tournaments ... was fifth at the NCAA Central Regional, tied for third at the ACC Championship and tied for fifth at the PING/ASU Invitational ... runner-up at the season-opening Cougar Classic ... notched a career-best 54-hole total of 207 at the Cougar Classic with rounds of 69, 70 and 68.
2012 Summer: Selected to play for the U.S. in the Curtis Cup ... the team fell, 10 1/2 to 9 1/2 to Great Britain and Ireland ... competed in the LPGA Jamie Farr Toledo Classic, missing the cut with rounds of 77, 71.
2011-12: Earned PING NGCA National Player of the Year, Golfweek National Player of the Year, Golfstat Cup winner, NGCA & Golfweek First Team All-America and NGCA All-East Region ... earned ACC Player of the Year and All-ACC accolades ... ACC Women’s Golf Scholar-Athlete of the Year ... All-ACC Academic team ... turned in one of the best individual seasons in school history with a 71.07 stroke average, four victories and 10 top 10 finishes ... her 71.07 stroke average was just shy of Amanda Blumenherst’s school record of 71.00 ... her four victories tied for the third-most in Duke single-season history ... collected 10 rounds in the 60s ... tallied 21 rounds of even or under par to rank second and her 10 top 10 finishes ranked tied for second most in the Blue Devil record books ... placed tied for sixth overall at the NCAA Championship with rounds of 70, 75, 75 and 70 for a total of 290 ... won individual titles at the Mason Rudolph Fall Preview, Northrop Grumman Challenge, Bryan National Collegiate and the ACC Championship ... her 69.80 scoring average in the third round was a new school record ... became the 11th Blue Devil to win an individual ACC title ... tallied five eagles on the season, which tied for first nationally ... counted all 31 rounds she played in ... missed the Landfall Tradition to conclude the fall due to a foot injury ... named the Golfweek Player of the Week on three occasions and ACC Golfer of the Month for February and April ... notched six top five finishes ... notched a career-best 54-hole total of 210 at the Northrop Grumman Challenge ... finished the season ranked No. 1 in the Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index, after being at the top slot most of the season ... led the nation with a 28.79 average putts, a 4.00 par four scoring average and a 4.67 par five scoring average.
2011 Summer: Made the cut in the U.S. Open with rounds of 70, 78, 76 and 76 ... went on to finish tied for 59th, but was in the top five after the first round with a one-under-par ... advanced to the Sweet 16 of match play at the U.S. Women’s Amateur.
2010-11: Named First Team NGCA All-America for the second straight year ... ACC Player of the Year ... NGCA All-Central Regional squad ... All-ACC ... All-ACC Academic Team ... advanced to the NCAA Championship as an individual and finished tied eighth ... posted a 72.62 stroke average, which ranks as the eighth-best in Duke single-season history ... turned in 16 rounds of even or under par and led Duke with 96 birdies ... collected five top five, nine top 10 and 10 top 20 finishes on the season ... ACC Golfer of the Month for March ... won her second collegiate event at the LSU Tiger Golf Classic -- was tied after 54-holes and won on the third playoff hole to claim the title ... closed the season with three straight top eight finishes, including a tied for sixth placement at the NCAA Central Regional ... was ranked No. 9 in the final Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index.
2009-10: NGCA First Team All-America ... ACC Player and Rookie of the Year ... became just the third ACC golfer to earn both Player and Rookie of the Year accolades ... All-ACC Academic Team ... named Golfweek & Golf World Player of the Week following her victory at the Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic ... just the sixth Duke freshman in school history to be selected first team All-America ... notched a 72.76 stroke average, which is the third-best in school history for a Duke freshman and eighth-best overall ... registered her first collegiate victory at the Liz Murphey College Classic with rounds of 70, 72 and 71 for a total of 213, which was three-under-par ... finished 14th in the Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index ... led Duke with 18 rounds of even or under par and a 96.0 percentage of rounds counted ... her 72.76 stroke average led the ACC ... fired a team-best round of 67 at the Northrop Grumman Regional Challenge ... placed tied for fourth at the ACC Championship, tied for third at the Bryan National Collegiate and fourth at the Northrop Grumman Regional Challenge ... collected eagles in back-to-back tournaments in the spring ... in the Duke freshman record books, her 10 top 20 finishes ranked tied for third, six top 10 finishes ranked tied for fifth and her four top five placements is tied for fifth ... went 3-0 during the NGCA Match Play Championship.
2010 Winter: Won the 2010 Dixie Amateur Championship at the Heron Bay Golf Club in Coral Springs, Fla., with a four-day total of 284 (70-71-70-73) ... she won by five strokes over Alexis Thompson.
2009 Summer: Qualified for the U.S. Open and missed the cut with rounds of 78 and 76 ... advanced to match play at the U.S. Women’s Amateur for the fourth straight year ... placed fifth in stroke-play qualifying for the U.S. Women’s Amateur and advanced to the round of 16 in match play.
Prep: Earned 2008 AJGA Second Team Rolex Junior All-America and 2008 Sun-Sentinel Player of the Year honors …. a 2007 Honorable Mention Rolex Junior All-America and 2006 Second Team Rolex Junior All-America selection … posted seven top-five finishes in AJGA events, winning the 2006 First American Title Junior Classic with
Duncan By The Numbers
Cougar Classic (69-70-68=207, 2, -9)
Liz Murphey Fall Preview (73-73-70=216, T5, E)
Tar Heel Invitational (74-73-72=219, T9, +3)
Landfall Tradition (74, T23, +2)
Northrop Grumman (74-74-75=223, T18, +10)
Allstate Intercollegiate (70-75=145, T11, +1)
PING/ASU Invitational (69-71-71=211, T5, -5)
ACC Championship (73-71-77=221, T3, +8)
NCAA Central Reg. (69-72-71=212, 5, -4)
NCAA Championship (72, 71, 71, 70=284, 2, -4)
Cougar Classic (74-69-68=211, T6, -5)
Mason Rudolph (75-69-68=212, 1, -4)
Tar Heel (74-68-69=211, 7, -5)
Northrop Grumman (69-71-70=210, 1, -3)
Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercoll. (73-73-69=215, T4, -1)
SunTrust Gator Invite (72-77-67=216, 8, +6)
Bryan National Colleg. (71-71-70=212, 1, -4)
ACC Championship (70-69-71=210, 1, -3)
NCAA East Reg. (73-72-71=216, T3, E)
NCAA Championship (70-75-75-70=290, T6, +2)
NCAA Fall Preview (74-66-71=211, T4, -5)
Mason Rudolph (69-73-69=211, T9, -5)
Tar Heel (73-71-68=212, T14, -4)
Landfall Tradition (74-66-76=216, T3, E)
Allstate Intercollegiate (73-72-68=213, T3, -3)
LSU Golf Classic (72-75-71=218, T1, +2)
Bryan National Collegiate (77-72-75=224, T7, +8)
Liz Murphey Collegiate (77-77-80=234, T78, +18)
ACC Championship (73-76-70=219, 4, +6)
NCAA Central Reg. (75-72-75=222, T6, +6)
NCAA Champ. (72-74-70-73=289, T8, +1)
NGCA Match Qualifier (73-72=145, T8, +1)
Mason Rudolph (69-72=141, T15, -3)
Tar Heel Invitational (75-71-72=218, T11, +2)
NCAA Fall Preview (71-75-76=222, T20, +6)
Northrop Grumman Regional (67-76-73=216, 4, +3)
Arizona Wildcat Invitational (77-74=151, T27, +9)
Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic (70-72-71=213, 1, -3)
Bryan National Collegiate (72-69-73=214, T3, -2)
ACC Championship (71-74-71=216, T4, +3)
Tri Match at Ironwood II (77-75-152, T9, +8)
NCAA East Regional (72-70-75=217, T13, +1)
NCAA Championship (72-76-78-70=296, T43, +8)
2013 Kraft Nabisco (81-69=150, MC)
2012 Jamie Farr (77-71=148, MC)
2011 U.S. Open (70-78-76-76=300, +16, T59)
2009 U.S. Open (78-76=154, MC)
2008 Ginn Open (79-74=153, MC)