2012-2013 SUN CONFERENCE RANKING: 6
2012-2013 NAIA NATIONAL RANKING: NR
Women's Golfer Jessica MacPhee Named All Sun Conference
April 23, 2013
Senior Women's Golfer Jessica MacPhee was honored for a great season being named to the All Sun Conference Team.
The native of Langley, British Columbia - Canada topped the Leader board at two tournaments during the year and collected six Top Ten finishes and four Top Five finishes. She most recently finished fifth at the TSC Championships and will next make her 3rd appearance (second consecutive) at the NAIA National Championships May 21-24 at the Wilderness Ridge Golf Club in Lincoln, NE.
MacPhee, along with junior Jessica Thunberg were selected to the Academic All Conference team.
MacPhee 5th at TSC Championships
April 23, 2013
Senior Jessica MacPhee led all TU women's golfers with a 5th place finish at the 2013 Sun Conference Championships played the last two days at the Oldfield Golf Club in Bluffton, SC.
MacPhee shot a 156 (80/76, +12) and finished two strokes out of third place overall. Freshman Jordan Patton finished tied for 15th with a 164 (+20) overall with a 84 in round one and 80 in round two. Junior Jessica Thunberg was the final Lady Night Hawk participating, shooting a 173 (90/83, +29) and finishing in a tie for 27th.
The TSC Championships wrapped up the season for the Lady Night Hawks. Macphee, after a Top Ten finish in 2012, will now prepare for her 3rd appearance (second consecutive) at the NAIA National Championships May 21-24 at the Wilderness Ridge Golf Club in Lincoln, NE.
Top Ten Finish for Patton
April 8, 2013
Freshman Jordan Patton finished in a tie for eighth at the 2013 Bash at the Beach in Daytona Beach, FL.
Patton shot a 158 (82/76, +14) over the two rounds of action. Senior Jessica MacPhee finished in a tie for 16th after shooting a 166 (80/86, +22), breaking a streak of four straight top 10 finishes. Junior Jessica Thunberg shot a 178 (94/84, +34), finishing tied for 43rd.
The three Lady Night Hawks will next compete in the Sun Conference Championships April 22-23 at the Oldfield Golf Club in Bluffton, SC.
Macphee Wins Individual Title at Eagle Invite
March 19, 2013
Senior women's golfer Jessica MacPhee took home the Individual Title at the 2013 Eagle Invitational played the last two days at the LPGA Golf Club in Daytona Beach, FL.
MacPhee shot a 144 (74/70), finishing two under over the two rounds of action. It was her fourth straight top ten finish and her second individual title in the last three tournaments. Freshman Jordan Patton had her third straight top ten finish after shooting a 152 (76/76, +6), good for a seventh place tie. With only three golfers competing, the Lady Night Hawks only participated in individual scoring.
The Lady Night Hawks will return to the greens on April 6th, when they open play at the Embry Riddle Bash at the Beach in Daytona Beach, FL.
Two Lady Night Hawk Golfers in Top 10 at Warner Invite
March 5, 2013
Two Lady Night Hawks golfers finished in the Top 10 at the Warner Invitational played the last two days at the Sun n Lake Golf Club in Sebring, FL.
Senior Jessica MacPhee shot a 167 (83/83/+23) over the 36 holes and finished sixth overall, nine strokes off the mark. It was the third top ten finish in a row for MacPhee. Freshman Jordan Patton had her second consecutive top ten finish after finishing tied for eighth with a 170 (89/81/+26). With only three golfers competing, the Lady Night Hawks only participated in individual scoring.
TU will next compete in the Embry Riddle Eagle Invitational March 18-19 at the LPGA Golf Club in Daytona Beach, FL.