Each week, Gopher Sports will feature different student-athletes on the women's golf team. This week, get to know Muyu Wu, Niamh Ward and Maggie Heggerston.
Record-breaking performances and honors highlight season.
Gophers tie for fourth as sophomore claims first medalist honors.
2016-17 | SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Competed at six tournaments • Averaged 79.00 strokes per round • Finished 57th at the Minnesota Invitational to begin the season (80-81-82—243, +27) • Tied for 70th at the Lady Paladin Invitational (76-78-77—231, +15) • Competed individually and finished 68th at the Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational (74-82-73—239, +23) • Best finish of the season came at the Cardinal Cup, tying for 56th (76-80-82—238, +22) • Ended fall season with a 79.25 scoring average • Competed at the Florida State Match Up, finishing 64th (80-871-78—239, +23) • Tied for 60th at the Clover Cup (78-78-76—232, +16).
2015-16 | FRESHMAN SEASON:
Competed in six tournaments • Finished the season with a 77.06 stroke average • Began college career with a T-52nd finish competing individually at the Minnesota Invitational (76-81-79—236, +20), her best finish of the season • Also competed individually during the fall at the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown, finishing T-94th with her best score to par (77-76-71—224, +8) • Was a member of the lineup for four spring tournaments • Placed T-72nd at the Hurricane Invitational (74-76-79—229, +16) • Recorded back-to-back 18-over-par, T-73rd finishes at the Mountain View Collegiate Invitational and the Silverado Showdown • Finished 74th at the Big Ten Championships (74-80-76—230, +14).
|Round:||71 - Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown (10/27/15)|
|Finish:||T-52nd - Minnesota Invitational (9/14/15 - 9/15/15)|
|Tournament Score:||224 - Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown (10/25/15 - 10/27/15)|
|Tour. Score to Par:||+8 - Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown (10/25/15 - 10/27/15)|
Gophers Add Pair of Women’s Golf Signees
11/16/2017 - W. Golf
Student-athletes from Minnesota and British Columbia set to join the program next fall.
Gophers Place Eighth As Final Round Scrubbed
10/29/2017 - W. Golf
Minnesota puts two into the top-20 as Louisville Ladies Fall Invitational wraps after two rounds of play.
Gophers Move Up on Day Two
10/28/2017 - W. Golf
Minnesota has two in the top-20 after two rounds at the Louisville Ladies Fall Invitational.