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 Katie Childers

Spring 2017: Averaged 81.1 while playing in all five events ... 81.5 average for the full 2016-17 season ... placed 24th at the Patriot League Championship with rounds of 92-80-82 ... best spring finish was T-8th at the Low Country Intercollegiate (77-82) ... strong showing at the Sunoco Campbell Oil Classic, finishing T-16th with rounds of 79-77-78 ... Fall 2016: Played in all five of the team's competitions and averaged 81.9 in 12 rounds ... took 7th place at the Bucknell Invitational (78-80) ... best round was 77 to open the Nittany Lion Invitational ... Spring 2016: Again competed in every team event and ranked third on the team with an 80.1 spring average ... 81.4 mark for full fall and spring season ... eight of her 15 rounds were in the 70s ... shot 81-76-77 in her first Patriot League Championship, good for a T-11th finish at Bucknell Golf Club ... low round of the season was an opening 75 at the Battle at Boulder Creek II near Las Vegas ... placed T-19th in that event ... finished T-4th (80-82) at the four-team Navy Spring Tournament ... Fall 2015: Enjoyed a successful debut season, ranking second on the team with an 82.9 average while playing in all five fall events ... began career with a pair of 77s at the William & Mary Invitational ... best finish was T-35th (78-78-86) at the Bucknell Invitational ... Personal: Born Sept. 30, 1997 in Royal Oak, Mich. ... daughter of John and Julie Childers ... earned three varsity letters in golf at Northville High School ... team captain, MVP and all-state selection as a senior ... three-time all-conference and two-time all-area honoree ... three-time state qualifier, two with the team and once as an individual ...  low nine-hole round was 35 ... placed in the top three in five tournaments and top 10 in seven tournaments ... ... earned the 2014 Northville School Senior Athletic Award ... named to the Academic All-State Team ... graduated Summa Cum Laude and earned the Presidents Award ... also a Spanish Honors Society member and a National Honor Society Scholarship Award recipient ... also played golf on the 2015 Hurricane Tour ... competed at TPC Eagle Trace in Coral Springs, Fla., and finished third ... at the Golf Association of Michigan Junior Amateur Championship at Dearborn (Mich.) Country Club placed second with scores of 75-72 ... medalist (73-75) at the Walnut Creek Junior Championship at Walnut Creek Country Club in South Lyon, Mich. ... posted scores of 77-74 at the GAM Women's Championship at Owosso Country Club ... majoring in biomedical engineering ... member of 2016 and 2017 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Northville, Mich.
High School: Northville
Katie Photos:
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