2014-15 Women's Golf News

June 3, 2015
GRU Augusta Sets Golf Camp For June 15-18
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta men's and women's golf programs have announced plans to host the 2015 Augusta Golf Camp from June 15-18 at the J. Fleming Norvell Golf House, adjacent to Christenberry Fieldhouse off of Wrightsboro Road.

May 9, 2015
GRU Augusta Takes 15th At NCAA Raleigh Regional
RALEIGH, N.C. – The No. 47 GRU Augusta women's golf team finished 48-over par to take 15th place out of 18 teams at the NCAA East Regional in Raleigh, N.C., at the Lonnie Poole Golf Course on Saturday.

May 8, 2015
Jags Move To 15th In Day Two Of NCAA Raleigh Regional
RALEIGH, N.C. – The No. 47 GRU Augusta women's golf team moved to 15th place with a 309 (+21)in the second round of the NCAA East Regional in Raleigh, N.C., at the Lonnie Poole Golf Course on Friday.

May 7, 2015
Jags Open Tied For 12Th At NCAA Raleigh Regional
RALEIGH, N.C. – The No. 47 GRU Augusta women's golf team is 15 shots off the lead in their fifth regional all time - shooting a 15-over 303 in the first round at the NCAA East Regional in Raleigh, N.C., at the Lonnie Poole Golf Course on Thursday.

May 6, 2015
Women’s Golf Set For NCAA East Regional May 7-9
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta women’s golf team earned an at-large bid and will play in the NCAA East Regional set for Raleigh, N.C., May 7-9 at the Lonnie Poole Golf Course. The 54-hole event will be held at the Lonnie Poole Golf Course. The field of 74 teams spread among four regional sites was announced on the Golf Channel Monday evening.

April 14, 2015
Jags Card Eighth With Their Lowest Round At Silverado Showdown
NAPA VALLEY, Calif., - The GRU Augusta Jaguars finished eighth in the 15-team field after shooting 43-over par to end 18 shots off the lead at the Silverado Showdown at the Silverado Resort and Spa North Course on Monday in Napa, Valley, Calif.

April 13, 2015
GRU Augusta Eighth After Two Rounds At Silverado Showdown
NAPA VALLEY, Calif., - The GRU Augusta Jaguars carded eighth place out of 15 teams thru the first and second rounds in their fifth event of the spring at the Silverado Showdown at the Silverado Resort and Spa North Course on Monday in Napa, Valley, Calif.

April 5, 2015
Jags Post Best Round, Card 15th In Finale At Bryan National Collegiate
BROWNS SUMMIT, N.C. – The GRU Augusta Jaguars remained in 15th place and finished 71-over par, after the third and final round of 18 holes at the Bryan National Collegiate in Browns Summit, N.C., at the Bryan Park Golf Course on Sunday afternoon.

April 4, 2015
GRU Augusta Sits 15th After Round Two At BNC
BROWNS SUMMIT, N.C. – The GRU Augusta Jaguars moved to 15th place after the second round of 18 holes at the Bryan National Collegiate in Browns Summit, N.C., at the Bryan Park Golf Course on Saturday.

April 3, 2015
Jags Open 14th At Bryan National Collegiate
BROWNS SUMMIT, N.C. – The GRU Augusta Jaguars shot 24-over par in round one and are in 14th place out of 18 teams at the Bryan National Collegiate in Browns Summit, N.C., at the Bryan Park Golf Course on Friday.

April 2, 2015
Women's Golf Begins Bryan National Collegiate April 3rd
BROWNS SUMMIT, N.C. – The GRU Augusta Jaguars, ranked No. 45 in the nation according to Golfstat.com, play at the Bryan National Collegiate in Browns Summit, N.C., at the Bryan Park Golf Course on from April 3-5.

March 27, 2015
31st Annual Lauderdale Golf Tournament April 17
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Join Georgia Regents University Friday, April 17 at Forest Hills Golf Club and spend the day on the links in the 31st-annual Lauderdale Golf Tournament to support the men’s and women’s golf programs at GRU Augusta as well as scholarship and academic support programs.

March 15, 2015
GRU Augusta Cards Fourth At 3M Jaguar Intercollegiate
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars climbed one spot and finished fourth at 26-over par and 11 shots off the lead at their eighth-annual home event in the 3M Jaguar Intercollegiate at Forest Hills Golf Club.

March 14, 2015
Hernani Leading GRU Tied For Eighth At 3M Jaguar Intercollegiate
AUGUSTA, Ga. – After rain pushed the start back two hours, the 3M Jaguar Intercollegiate continued in round two on Saturday with GRU Augusta sitting 10 shots off the lead in fifth in the 13-team field at Forest Hills Golf Club.

March 13, 2015
GRU Augusta Two Shots Off Lead At 3M Jaguar Intercollegiate
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta women’s golf team opened play in their eighth-annual home event at the 3M Jaguar Intercollegiate on Friday and are two shots off the lead in second place after round one in the 13-team field at Forest Hills Golf Club.

March 11, 2015
Jags Host Eighth Annual 3M Jaguar Intercollegiate March 13-15
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The No. 35 GRU Augusta women's golf team will host the eighth annual 3M Jaguar Intercollegiate from March 13-15 at Forest Hills Golf Club in Augusta, Ga.

March 8, 2015
Jags Tie For Eighth At SunTrust Gator Invitational
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The No. 35 GRU Augusta women’s golf team tied for eighth with No. 28 Kent State at the SunTrust Gator Women’s Golf Invitational on Sunday afternoon at 76-over par with a 916 in the 15-team field.

March 7, 2015
GRU Seventh After Round Two At SunTrust Gator Invite
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The GRU Augusta women’s golf team slipped four places in round two of the SunTrust Gator Women’s Golf Invitational and sit in seventh place out of 15 teams at the Mark Bostick Golf Course with the third and final round set to be played tomorrow, Sunday March 8.

March 6, 2015
Eunice Yi In First At SunTrust Gator Invitational
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The GRU Augusta women’s golf team teed off at the SunTrust Gator Women’s Golf Invitational and are in third place at 20-over par in the 15-team field after the first round of play at the Mark Bostick Golf Course in the University of Florida’s home event.

March 4, 2015
Jags Head To Gainesville For SunTrust Gator Invitational March 6-8
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The GRU Augusta women's golf team, ranked 35th in the nation according to Golfstat.com, will compete in their second tournament of 2015 at the SunTrust Gator Women's Golf Invitational from March 6-8 at the Mark Bostick Golf Course in Gainesville, Fla.

February 17, 2015
#26 Jags Finish 11th At Lady Puerto Rico Classic
GRANDE, Puerto Rico – The No. 26 GRU Augusta women’s golf team finished their first tournament of the spring 2015 season in 11th place at the Lady Puerto Rico Classic at the Wyndham Rio Mar Resort & Rio Mar Country Club - River Course, finishing 45-over par with a 909 team score.

February 16, 2015
#26 Jags Climb To 11th In Second Round At Lady Puerto Rico Classic
GRANDE, Puerto Rico – The No. 26 GRU Augusta women's golf team improved one place after their second round of play at the Lady Puerto Rico Classic at the Wyndham Rio Mar Resort & Rio Mar Country Club - River Course in Grande, Puerto Rico, and are 11th out of 15 with a round-two 303 (+37).

February 15, 2015
#26 Jags 12th To Open Lady Puerto Rico Classic
GRANDE, Puerto Rico – The No. 26 GRU Augusta women’s golf team began their 2015 spring season on Sunday by shooting a 22-over 310 for 12th place in the first round of the Lady Puerto Rico Classic at the Wyndham Rio Mar Resort & Rio Mar Country Club - River Course in Grande, Puerto Rico.

February 13, 2015
#26 Women's Golf Set To Open 2015 At Lady Puerto Rico Classic
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The No. 26 GRU Augusta Jaguars open the spring portion of their 2015 season this Sunday, Feb. 15 at the Lady Puerto Rico Classic at the Wyndham Rio Mar Resort & Rio Mar Country Club - River Course in Grande, Puerto Rico.

December 8, 2014
Women's Golf Gains Cecilia Moliner In Early Signing
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The No. 24 GRU Augusta women's golf team gained Cecilia Diez Moliner from Valladolid, Spain in the 2014 early signing period to play in the 2015-16 season, head coach Kory Thompson announced.

December 2, 2014
Jaguar Men's, Women's Golf Caps Fall, Ready For 2015
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The men's and women's Jaguar Golf teams wrapped play for the 2014 fall portion of their schedule and are ready for a full helping of Division I competition next year in the spring 2015 season.

October 29, 2014
Women's Golf Climbs National Ranks To 21st
AUGUSTA, Ga. – After breaking into the NCAA Division I top 25 for the first time ever on Oct. 22, the GRU Augusta women's golf team moved up four spots to 21st in the most recent national rankings from Golfstat.com on Wednesday morning.

October 28, 2014
Eunice Yi Takes Third, No. 25 Jags Second At Palmetto
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – Sophomore Eunice Yi posted her third top-10 finish of the season on Tuesday with a third-place finish at the Palmetto Intercollegiate with a round-three 70 to lead the 25th-ranked GRU Augusta women’s golf team to second overall behind unranked Coastal Carolina at the Turtle Point Golf Course in Kiawah Island, S.C.

October 27, 2014
No. 25 Women’s Golf Second At Palmetto Intercollegiate
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – Sophomore Jessica Haigwood shaved four strokes in round two with a two-under 70 to lead the 25th-ranked GRU Augusta women’s golf team into second place after day two at the Palmetto Intercollegiate, hosted by the College of Charleston, at the Turtle Point Golf Course in Kiawah Island, S.C.

October 26, 2014
Eunice Yi Tied For 1st At Palmetto Intercollegiate
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – GRU Augusta sophomore Eunice Yi, ranked No. 73 in the nation by Golfstat.com, leads all 104 golfers with Coastal Carolina’s No. 87 Lena Schaeffner in a tie for first at four-under par (68), after round one at the Palmetto Intercollegiate, hosted by the College of Charleston, at the Turtle Point Golf Course in Kiawah Island, S.C.

October 25, 2014
Jags Tee Off At The Palmetto Intercollegiate
AUGUSTA, Ga., – Ranked No. 25 in the nation according to Golfstat.com, the GRU Augusta women’s golf team looks to build off their most impressive outing of the season as they prepare for the Palmetto Intercollegiate, hosted by the College of Charleston, at the Turtle Point Golf Course in Kiawah Island, S.C., from October 26-28.

October 23, 2014
Women’s Golf 25th In Nation, First Time Ever
AUGUSTA, Ga. - For the first time in program history, the GRU Augusta women’s golf team is ranked in the top 25 in the nation, according to Golfstat.com’s most recent national rankings where the Jaguars are listed at No. 25.

October 16, 2014
Jags Climb National Rankings After Team Victory
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguar women's golf team is ranked 11th in the nation according to BirdieFire.com and 28th by Golfstat.com after the most recent official NCAA Division I rankings came out for the 2014-15 season.

October 14, 2014
Jags Win With Ease At Lady Pirate Intercollegiate
GREENVILLE, N.C. – The GRU Augusta women's golf team took control of the leaderboard early and cruised to a 19-stroke lead over the 18-team field to win the 2014 Lady Pirate Intercollegiate with a team score of 876 (+12) after the final round at the Greenville Country Club on Tuesday Oct. 14.

October 13, 2014
Jags Lead Field After Opening Rounds At Lady Pirate Intercollegiate
GREENVILLE, N.C. – The GRU Augusta women’s golf team took control of the leaderboard early and never relinquished it by ending the first 36 holes at 12-over par in the 2014 Lady Pirate Intercollegiate in Greenville, N.C. at the par-72, 6,008-yard Greenville Country Club.

October 12, 2014
GRU Augusta Ready For Lady Pirate Intercollegiate
GREEVILLE, N.C. - The GRU Augusta women's golf team will join 17 other teams at the Lady Pirate Intercollegiate, hosted by East Carolina at the Greenville Country Club, for a two-day event beginning with an opening 36 holes on Monday, Oct. 13.

October 8, 2014
Lexi Bollant Nabs 10th At Wendy's Invitational
MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. – GRU Augusta women's golf freshman Lexi Bollant competed as an individual to shoot 8-over par and earn a tie for 10th out of 48 golfers at the 2014 Wendy's Invitational, hosted by Charleston Southern University in Mount Pleasant. S.C., from Oct. 6-7.

September 21, 2014
Jags Tie For Fourth At Mason Rudolph
FRANKLIN, Tenn. – Sophomore Eunice Yi shot a 71 (-1) in the final round and even over 54 holes at the Mason Rudolph Championship to secure the Jaguars a tie for fourth with Auburn, while Vanderbilt took the title at their home tournament in the 15-team field Sunday at the Vanderbilt Legend Club.

September 20, 2014
Jags Climb Two Spots At Mason Rudolph
FRANKLIN, Tenn. – The GRU Augusta Jaguars moved to fourth place in the 15-team field of the Mason Rudolph Championship by shooting a 3-over as a team during round two in Franklin, Tenn., at the Vanderbilt Legends Club.

September 19, 2014
GRU Augusta In Sixth At Mason Rudolph Championship
FRANKLIN, Tenn. –The GRU Augusta Jaguars are 7-over par and in sixth place in the 15-team field after the opening round on Monday at the Mason Rudolph Championship in Franklin, Tenn., at the Vanderbilt Legends Club.

September 16, 2014
GRU Augusta Finishes Tied For Fourth At Minnesota Invitational
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – The GRU Augusta Jaguars opened their 2014-15 season tied for fourth at the Minnesota Invitational, hosted by the Golden Golphers on Monday and Tuesday at the Minikahda Club. The Jags combined for a team score of 300-301-306=907 for the tournament, led by sophomore Josefine Nyqvist who tied for eleventh at nine over par (74-74-77=225).

September 15, 2014
Jags 3rd At Minnesota Invitational After Opening 36 Holes
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – The GRU Augusta women’s golf team is currently one stroke behind Purdue for third place in the Minnesota Invitational at the Minikahda Club, after Purdue rallied past the Jaguars to take second behind East Carolina at the conclusion of the opening 36 holes of GRU’s first tournament of the year.

September 14, 2014
GRU Augusta Opens Season At Minnesota Invitational Monday
AUGUSTA, Ga. – With a season-ending national rank of No. 32 last year, the GRU Augusta Jaguars are ready to prove their status when they open the 2014-15 season at the Minnesota Invitational from Sept. 15-16 at the Minikahda Club in Minneapolis, Minn.

September 13, 2014
Natalie Wille Wills Another Win On Nordea Tour
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Former Jaguar women's golfer Natalie Wille is proving why she is the top-ranked golfer on the Nordea Tour, the professional tour in Sweden, by winning the Noorporten Ladies Open at the Sundsvalls Golf Course in Sweden from Sept. 9-11.

August 28, 2014
Natalie Wille Ranked No. 1 On Nordea Tour
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Natalie Wille enjoyed four consistent years of golf as a Jaguar and now she's ranked No. 1 on the Nordea Tour, the professional tour in Sweden, and has earned a wildcard spot in the European Tour's Helsingborg Ladies Open.

August 12, 2014
Women's Golf Media Guide Now Available
The Jaguars have released the 2014-15 Women's Golf Online Media Guide.

August 11, 2014
Women’s Golf Welcomes Three New Signees
AUGUSTA, Ga. – GRU Augusta head coach Kory Thompson has added three new signees in Maggie Ashmore, Lexi Bollant, and Sonya Knebel to join the nationally-ranked Jaguar women’s golf team for the approaching 2014-15 Division I golf season.

August 8, 2014
Jags Book 2014-15 Women’s Golf Schedule
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Finishing last year ranked No. 32 in the nation, the GRU Augusta women’s golf team is ready for the next challenge with a daunting 2014-15 schedule featuring nine tournaments amongst college golf’s best. The Jaguars host their prestigious tournament, the 3M Jaguar Intercollegiate, March 13-15 at Forest Hills Golf Club in Augusta, Ga.

July 25, 2014
The Birdie Club Sets Fundraiser With Jaguar Golf Scramble
The Jaguar Golf Scramble is scheduled for Friday, Oct. 10 at Forest Hills Golf Club. Teams will consist of five players (four amateurs are paired with a current or former Jaguar men's or women's player or coach).

July 2, 2014
Christine Duschek-Hansen Named All-American Scholar
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. – GRU Augusta women’s golf senior Christine Duschek-Hansen, who just finished her collegiate career, can add an All-American Scholar accolade to her list of accomplishments, after the Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) announced the list of 664 women’s collegiate golfers from Division I, II & III who maintained at least a 3.50 GPA throughout the 2013-14 season.

July 1, 2014
Haigwood Dominates Judson Collegiate & Legends
ROSWELL, Ga. –Rising Jaguar sophomore Jessica Haigwood, the 2014 GRU Augusta Female Freshman of the Year, just won the 2014 Judson Collegiate & Legends Pro-Am Challenge by 10 strokes on Monday, June 30th, after she shot a second-round 66 to tie the tournament record at the Country Club of Roswell in Roswell, Ga.

June 27, 2014
Former Jag Natalie Wille Wins First Pro Event
GRODINGE, Sweden. – Former Jaguar women’s golfer Natalie Wille won her first event as a professional in the Nordea Tour’s Frontwalker Ladies Open at Botkyrka Golf Club in Sweden on Friday, June 27th, while GRU Augusta rising sophomore Josefine Nyqvist took home low amateur accolades.

June 6, 2014
Women’s Golf Wins NCAA Public Recognition Award
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguar Women’s Golf team was the recent recipient of the NCAA Public Recognition Award, bestowed to Division I athletic teams that compete while maintaining an academic progress rate in the top-10 percent for their individual sport.

June 5, 2014
GRU Augusta Golf Camp Sees Record High Numbers
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta Golf program wrapped up its annual Golf Camp on Thursday with a record number of 30 campers attending at the J. Fleming Norvell Golf House, adjacent to Christenberry Fieldhouse off of Wrightsboro Road.