Marit Bjerke
Marit Bjerke
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.-2L
Hometown: Lommendalen, Norway
High School: Molladammen School

AS A JUNIOR IN 2011-12: Posted three top-20 and four other top-50 finishes on the season as a starter the entire season...Finished eighth after an 11-over 224 in the Lady Northern Invitational...Finished 17th in the UCF Challenge...Placed tied for 19th in the Insperity Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate, helping ASU to a second-place finish...Fired 71s in the second round of the Challenge at Onion Creek and UCF Challenge, her lowest of the year...Counted as team's number two score in two events...Had at least one round count for the team score in every tournament.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2010-11: Played in nine of 10 regular-season events ... Ranked third on squad in stroke average at 76.22... One of team’s most improved players ... Lowered stroke average by almost 3.0 shots (79.13 as a freshman) … Has played her best golf down the stretch, posting three top-18 finishes in last four events ... Ranks second on squad in fairways hit (.748) ... Carded three rounds of par or better … Of her 27 rounds, 26 were in the 70’s ... Tied for 22nd in her first event at Badger Invitational ... Turned in best round of the season – an even-par 70 – in the first round of the Challenge at Onion Creek ... Managed five finishes of 22nd or better ...Tallied her best finish with tie for 10th at the Kinderlou Forest Challenge at Kinderlou Forest Golf Club in Valdosta, Ga. ...Notched her lowest 54-hole total of the season in Insperity Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate, with a 7-over 223 (75-71-77)...Placed 87th in NCAA East Regional.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2009-10: Played in three tournaments after joining the Lady Jaguar program for the Spring, 2010 semester …Logged a total of 10 rounds … Posted a 79.19 stroke average … Tallied a season-low, two-over 74 during final round of ASU’s home event, the Administaff Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate on March 8 … Booked season-best tie for 20th in the Administaff Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate

High School: Studied at the Norwegian College of Elite Sports in Oslo, Norway … A member of the Norwegian Junior Golf Team … Recorded two victories on the National Titleist Tour in 2008.