NIU women's golfers honored for success in the classroom
2014-15: Appeared in six of the 11 tournaments NIU participated in during the 2014-15 season and averaged 84 strokes per round…Shot a season round low at the Redbird Invitational in the second round with a 79…Her best overall finish was in the Hoosier Fall Invitational stroke play round where she finished tied for 28th shooting an 80 in the round…Shot 179 in two rounds at the Islander Classic finishing tied for 80th. 2013-14: Participated in six tournaments for NIU, averaging 81.8 over 14 rounds of golf...Scored a 157 across two rounds at the Cougar Classic to finish tied for 19th...Fired a career-low 76 in the final round of the UMKC Fall Invite to finish tied for 16th in her best finish of the 2013-14 season.
2012-13:Competed in all 10 of NIU's tournaments during her sophomore season...Recorded an 82.6 season scoring average...Posted her top score of the fall in the Green Bay Invite with a score of 163...Had her top fall finish at the Green Bay Invite by finishing 19th overall...Opened the spring with her best finish of the year, a tie for sixth, at the Gary Freeman Invitational...The performance was good for her second career top 10...Fired a career-low 78 in the second round of the Lady Bison Classic...Matched that score her next time out in the first round of the IPFW Spring Classic...Finished 44th in her second MAC Championships appearance.
2011-12: Began her Huskie career by playing in all 11 tournaments, averaging 86.8...Shot a season low of 79 at both the Saluki Invitational and the Marsh Landing Invitational...finished the SIUE Intercollegiate with a seasons' best, tied for 8th, shooting a 166 (85-81)...Placed 31st at the Saluki Invitational with 161 (79-82)...Tied for 42nd at the Cardinal Classic with 165 (80-85)...Finished the season placing 44th at the MAC Championships...Named to National Golf Coaches Association Team.
High School: First girl in Hampshire High School history to qualify for state in women's golf all four years...All-Conference, All-Area all four years...Four-time team MVP...Placed 20th in state as a senior...Elgin Country Club champion 2010 season...Compiled a career 48-5 overall record and a 24-0 conference record...Member of the National Honor Society while earning a 4.0 GPA all four years.
Personal: Daughter of Sue and Doug Ellett. Major: Elementary Education. Birthday: October 22, 1992.