Huskie student-athletes honored for academic and athletic excellence
2011-12: Competed in all 11 tournaments for the Huskies, averaging a score of 83.9 over 24 rounds... finished her season and career off with a personal best MAC Championship finish tying for 8th, also a season best... also shot a season-low round of 75 in the last round of the 2012 MAC Championships and finished with a score of 233 (78-80-85)... placed 12th at the Snowbird Intercollegiate, notching a season-low total score of 159 (81-78)... tied for 22nd at the Falcon Invitational, shooting a 163 with rounds of 83 and 80, respectively....Named to Academic All-Mac and National Golf Coaches Association Team.
2010-11: Competed in all 10 tournaments for the Huskies, averaging 81.6 over 21 rounds of golf... shot a season-low 77 in the second round of the Cardinal Classic and the first round of the Huskie Classic... tied for ninth, a season-best finish, at the Loyola Invitational, shooting a first-round 79 to finish with a total of 159... tied for 15th in the NIU Snowbird Intercollegiate, shooting a 158... finished tied for 11th at the BGSU Falcon Invitational, shooting an 82... posted a 248 at the 2011 MAC Championship, tying for 33rd.
2009-10: Competed in all eight events for the Huskies, posting a season scoring average of 83.0 over 16 rounds... posted a season-low 74 in the second of three rounds at the MAC Fall Preview to finish second on the Huskie squad with a 239... best performance of the season came at the Ball State Cardinal Classic where she placed 31st with a score of 155 (76-79) to lead the Huskies ... placed 11th at the Huskie Classic with a two round score of 170... tied for 33rd at the Loyola Invitational... secured her top spring showing at the Falcon Invitational, firing 82-83 en route to a 19th place performance...
2008-09: Participated in all three events for NIU in the fall, and all six events in the spring...turned in her best performance with a 4th place finish at the Loyola University Invitational with a score of 155 (77-78)... fired off a season-low 77 in the event's first round... best finish of the fall was at the Huskie Classic, where she tied for 20th after shooting a 166 (81-85)... carded a 162 (80-82) at the Springlake Intercollegiate to earn a 13th place finish... tied for 33rd at the NIU Snowbird Intercollegiate, scoring a 162 (79-83)... placed 29th after scoring an 87 in the Western Illinois Invitational, her first collegiate event... finished the season with a 39th place finish at the MAC Championships scoring a 347 (96-83-83-85)... earned Victory Scholar (3.50-4.00 GPA) status within NIU's Academic Excellence program.
Prep/Personal: Four-time regional champion, letterwinner, team captain, and team MVP for Hayward... took third at State as a freshman...earned All-State honors three times as a sophomore, junior and senior... shot a 35 to win the Sectional Championship as a senior... averaged 38 strokes per round as a senior... shot a low round of 72 at the first day of the State meet as a junior... shot a 245 to earn a third place finish in her flight at the Minnesota State Amateur... daughter of John and Rhonda Passolt. Birthdate: March 18, 1990. Major: Mass Communication/Broadcast Journalism.