Grace Kellar
Grace  Kellar

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Edina, Minn.

High School:
Edina


10/04/2017

Ski-U-Mah Life: Women's Golf

The Gophers have had unique experiences off the golf course, just under a month into the season.

04/20/2018

Big Ten Championships Day One

Women's golf at the Big Ten Championship first round. Photos by Ryan Meyer

2017-18 | FRESHMAN SEASON:
Competed in every tournament, each as a member of the team lineup • Finished the season fourth on the team in scoring (76.88), a mark which ranks fifth all-time among Gopher freshman • Posted one top-20 finish • Began college career with lowest score to par, finishing T-46th at the Minnesota Invitational (71-73-78—222, +6) • Wrapped up the fall with best tournament finish of the season, tying for 17th at the Louisville Ladies Fall Invitational (76-77—153, +9) • Tied for 57th at the Big Ten Championship (78-79-73—230, +14).

HIGH SCHOOL:

Four-year letterwinner for the Hornets • Was a member of the Lake Conference championship teams all four seasons and won the Minnesota state title her final three years ...  Averaged 71.6 strokes per round her senior season where she placed third at the state championship • Placed fourth at state her sophomore and junior year • Was a high school teammate of fellow current Gopher Christine Portillo • Honor roll and scholar-athlete award winner.

PERSONAL:
Parents are Andrea and Mark Kellar • Has one younger sister, Meagan • Mother played golf at Miami and father played football at Northern Illinois and three seasons with the Minnesota Vikings • Says her most memorable sports thrill is winning the team state championship three years in a row • Enjoys listening to music, spending time with friends and at the lake, and dogs • Plans to major in neuroscience.

CAREER BESTS

Round: 71 - Minnesota Invitational (9/11/17)
Finish: T-17th - Louisville Ladies Fall Invitational (10/27/17 - 10/28/17)
Tournament Score: 222 - Minnesota Invitational (9/11/17 - 9/12/17)
Tour. Score to Par: +6 - Minnesota Invitational (9/11/17 - 9/12/17)


CAREER STATS

Year Tournaments Rounds Strokes Average Low Round
2017-18 9 24 1845 76.88 71
Totals 9 24 1845 76.88 71

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