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Julia Ford
Julia  Ford

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Shrewsbury, Mass.

High School:
Shrewsbury


Virginia
2016-17 (Freshman)

• Played in all eight tournaments
• Finished her first collegiate season with a 76.67 stroke average
• Top finish was 18th place at The Landfall Tradition
• UVA's top finisher at that event
• Had her best tourney score, shooting 2-over 218 at Landfall
• Posted 2-under rounds at FSU Match-Up and Landfall Tradition as her best 18-hole outings
• Was 39th at the ACC Championships
• Named to ACC Honor Roll
• Selected to the WGCA All-American Scholars team

Junior / Amateur Golf
• Played in 2015 and 2016 PGA Junior Championship
• Participated in 2016 Big "I" national championship
• Played in 2016 Women's Am Four-ball championship
• Played in the 2015 U.S. Girls' Junior Championship
• Medalist at the 2015 New England PGA Junior Championships
• Also the top finisher at the U.S. Girls' Junior Championship qualifier in Massachusetts
• Posted a top-10 finish at the Big "I" National Championship
• Also finished in the top-10 at the 2014 Doral Publix Junior

High School/Personal
• Ranked the No. 137 junior player in the nation by Golfweek and is the No. 52 player for the class of 2016 when she signed her NLI with Virginia
• Helped Shrewsbury boy's team to a seventh-place finish at state championships as a senior
• Won 2016 girl's district tournament
• Was the 2014 Massachusetts High School Girl's state champion
• Named a Midland Wachusett league all-star in 2014, 2015 and 2016
• Tabbed by the Boston Herald as a member of its girl's golf all-scholastic team
• Hails from the same town and high school as former UVA All-American Brittany Altomare
• Parents are Linda and Jason

Julia Ford's Career Statistics

YEAR ROUNDS STROKES AVG LOW
2016-2017 24 1840 76.67 70


Julia Ford's Career Bests
Career Best Tournament Finish: 18th, Landfall Tradition, Oct. 28-30, 2016
Career Top-10 Finishes: 0
Career Best 54-Hole Score: 218, Landfall Tradition, Oct. 28-30, 2016
Career Best 18-Hole Score: 70, FSU Match-Up, Feb. 12, 2017 & Landfall Tradition, Oct. 29, 2016

2016-17 Tournament Results

Date Tournament Score Par Total Overall Place UVa Place
Sept. 16-18 Mason Rudolph 81-80-73 +18 234 67 5
Oct.14-16 Tar Heel Invitation 76-77-74 +11 227 60 5
Oct. 28-30 Landfall Tradition 71-70-74 +2 218 18 1
Feb. 10-12 FSU Match-Up 78-74-70 +6 222 33 2
Feb. 19-21 Sugar Bowl Intercol. 78-77-75 +14 230 56 2
March 3-5 Rucker Intercollegiate 84-78-81 +30 234 85 2
Mar. 31-Apr. 2 Bryan National 78-77-83 +22 238 80 5
April 13-15 ACC Championships 77-73-78 +12 228 39 4

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