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Morgan Gonzales
Morgan  Gonzales

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Chandler, Ariz.

High School:
Phoenix Country Day


Virginia
2015-16 (Sophomore)

• Finished third on the team with a 75.29 stroke average
• Played in all eight tournaments
• Top outing was Tar Heel Invitational where she placed 17th
• Led UVA in scoring at that event and the Rucker Intercollegiate
• Placed 28th at the ACC Championships
• Named to ACC Honor Roll

2015-16 (Freshman)
• One of three Cavaliers to play in all 11 tournaments
• Finished 33rd at NCAA Regional (Stanford) at +10, 223
• Finished 53rd in the NCAA Championships
• Tied for 14th at ACC Championships at +5, 221
• Was team's No. 2 scorer in Cougar Classic, Tar Heel Invitational and FSU Matchup
• Top finish was 11th place at Cougar Classic where she shot even par 216
• Posted team's No. 5 scoring average at 75.00 that ranked No. 23 in the ACC

Junior / Amateur Golf
• Played in 2016 U.S. Amateur Championship
• Won AJGA at Forest Lake in 2014
• Took top honors at AJGA Randy Wise Open
• Ranked as 31 on Polo Golf Rankings
• Finished eighth at Yani Tseng Invitational 2014
• Was 14th at Rolex Girls Championship 2014

High School/Personal
• Played for coach Ben Sullivan on boys team at Phoenix Country Day
• Team MVP from 2011 to 2015
• Won the Boy's State Division III Regional Champion in 2012, 2014 and 2015
• Parents are Monica and John
• Has a younger brother (Jaxon)
• Born in San Diego, Calif.

Morgan Gonzales’ Career Statistics

YEAR ROUNDS STROKES AVG LOW
2015-2016 34 2550 75.00 69
2016-2017 24 1807 75.29 71
CAREER 58 4357 75.12 69


Morgan Gonzales’ Career Bests
Career Best Tournament Finish: 11th, Cougar Classic, Sept. 13-15, 2015
Career Top-10 Finishes: 0
Career Best 54-Hole Score: 216, Cougar Classic, Sept. 13-15, 2015
Career Best 18-Hole Score: 69, NCAA Championships, May 23, 2016, Cougar Classic, Sept. 14, 2015

2015-16 Tournament Results

Date Tournament Score Par Total Overall Place UVa Place
Sept. 13-15 Cougar Classic 76-71-69 E 216 11 2
Sept. 18-20 Mason Rudolph 76-76-78 +14 230 71 4
Oct. 9-11 Tar Heel Invitational 74-76-74 +8 224 29 2
Oct. 24-26 Landfall Tradition 76-82-73 +15 231 65 4
Feb. 12-14 FSU Match-Up 73-78-76 +11 227 29 2
Feb. 21-23 Sugar Bowl Intercol. 77-73-75 +9 225 48 3
March 4-6 Rucker Intercollegiate 72-75-75 +9 222 26 3
April 1-3 Bryan National 73-78-85 +20 236 51 5
April 15-17 ACC Championships 74-75-72 +5 221 14 4
May 5-7 NCAA Regional 71-77-75 +10 223 33 2
May 20-23 NCAA Championships 74-77-75-69 +7 295 53 4

2016-17 Tournament Results

Date Tournament Score Par Total Overall Place UVa Place
Sept. 16-18 Mason Rudolph 78-76-76 +14 230 57 4
Sept. 25-27 ANNIKA Intercollegiate 73-73-76 +6 222 47 3
Oct.14-16 Tar Heel Invitation 74-73-71 +2 218 17 1
Oct. 28-30 Landfall Tradition 75-79-77 +15 231 67 4
Feb. 10-12 FSU Match-Up 80-78-75 +17 233 54 4
March 3-5 Sugar Bowl Intercol. 75-72-77 +11 224 38 1
Mar. 31-Apr. 2 Bryan National 73-72-80 +9 225 38 1
April 13-15 ACC Championships 75-75-74 +8 224 28 2

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