The Glenview, Ill., native enters his fourth year at Minnesota in 2014-15.
The Academic All-Big Ten honoree posted a season scoring average of 75.86 last year for Minnesota
Anna Laorr led the Gophers in a tie for 22nd at Karsten Creek Golf Club.
The third and final round of the 2014 NCAA Central Regional is set for Saturday.
The Gophers have two rounds to play at the NCAA Central Regional in Oklahoma.
2014-2015 | SENIOR SEASON:
Appeared in five tournaments • Posted a scoring average of 78.13 on the season • Placed 64th at the season-opening Minnesota Invitational (84-77-80—-241) • Shot low round of 72 at the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown for her second highest finish of the season, tying for 41st (+8, 74-72-78—224) • Best finish came at the Web.com Intercollegiate tournament, tying for 32nd at six-over-par (73-74-75—222) • Tied for 73rd at the Silverado Showdown (83-84-82—249) • Finished 66th at the Big Ten Championships (+20, 78-79-79-236).
2013-2014 | JUNIOR SEASON:
Competed in all 11 tournaments as a junior in 2013-14 • Posted a 75.88 stroke average, a new career best and the ninth best in school history • Opened the season with a 25th-place finish at the inaugural Minnesota Invitational, firing a 17-over-par 233 (79-76-78) • Tied for 50th at the Windy City Collegiate Classic with a score of 14-over-par 227 (74-79-74) • Added a 16-over-par 229 (79-71-79) to tie for 40th at the Hoosier Fall Invitational • Tied for 58th at the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown, shooting nine-over-par 153 (71-82) in a two-round meet due to high winds • Carded a three-over-par 219 (74-74-71) at the UCF Challenge to tie for 33rd as the Gophers tied the school 54-hole record with an 869 • Led the Gophers to one of the top tournament performances in school history at the Central District Invitational (875 team tournament score ranks third all-time at Minnesota) • Fired a two-under-par 214 (69-74-71) to finish tied for 13th • Set new career bests at the tournament for round (69), tournament score (214) and score to par (two-under-par) • Came in tied for 25th at the BYU Entrada Classic with a 24-over-par 240 (79-81-80) as the Gophers picked up the program's first win in six seasons • Finished 34th at the Mountain View Intercollegiate with a nine-over-par 225 (74-77-74) • Closed out the regular season with a 14-over-par 230 at the Web.com Intercollegiate, finishing tied for 62nd • Tied for 18th at the Big Ten championships with a 14-over-par 230 (75-80-75) • Rounded out her junior campaign at the NCAA Central Regional, tying for 38th with a 120-over-par 228 (74-79-75) • WGCA All-American Scholar • Academic All-Big Ten honoree • Earned third letter.
2012-2013 | SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Participated in all 10 team tournaments for a combined 30 rounds of golf • Held a career-best season stroke average of 77.86, with an average of 76.50 in the fall • Lowest 18-hole score of 71 came at the Hoosier Fall Invitational • Finished with a season-low 54-hole score of 224 at the Nittany Lion Invitational • Had two top-20 finishes and one top-10 finish • tied for ninth place at the Hoosier Fall Invitational • Tied for 18th place at the Nittany Lion Invitational • Played in Big Ten Championships and finished with a score of 241 • Earned second letter.
2011-12 | FRESHMAN SEASON:
Appeared in nine of the team's 10 events on the season • Finished the season with a stroke average of 80.66 • Carded a season-low 73 in the final round of the Big Ten Championships • Carded back-to-back 54-hole totals of 234 in the Clover Cup and Rebel Intercollegiate, season lows • Best finish was a tie for 36th at the Clover Cup • Earned first letter.
Finished third at the Optimist Junior Championship in 2010 • A member of Thailand's national team.
A graduate of Niva International School.
Born July 31, 1992 • Daughter of Oranee and Kitti Thitiratanakorn • Has three older siblings: Kumpanard, Angkab, and Satit • Enjoys swimming, volleyball, and basketball • Plans to major in business.
|Round:||69 - Central District Invitational (2/17/14)|
|Finish:||T9th - Hoosier Fall Invitational (10/13/12 - 10/14/12)|
|Tournament Score:||214 - Central District Invitational (2/17/14 - 2/18/14)|
|Tour. Score to Par:||-2 - Central District Invitational (2/17/14 - 2/18/14)|
Women's Golf Opens Spring at UCF
Head coach Michele Redman previews the upcoming season as the team heads to Orlando.
Gopher Women’s Golf Sets GPA Record
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Records Fall in Las Vegas
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