Josefine Nyqvist
Josefine Nyqvist
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Stockholm, Sweden
Previous School: Swedish Golf Gymnasium

AS A JUNIOR IN 2015-16: Competed in all 10 events and played in 30 rounds for the Jaguars … Led the team in four events and took first place overall at the Henssler Financial Intercollegiate … Finished with a 74.41 stroke average … Hit 80 percent of her fairways and 68 percent of her greens in regulation … Carded a 68 at the UCF Challenge for her low round of the year … Posted six top-20 finishes and three top 10s … Helped Jags finish top-10 in all nine regular-season events … Helped the Jaguars earn a No. 30 national ranking.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2014-15: Josefine posted six top-25 finishes on the year in her 10 events and 30 rounds played … Ended the season with a 75.90 average score and shot par or better three times … Lowest round of the season was a 70 at the Mason Rudolph Women’s Championships on Sept. 20, 2014 … Best finishes was a third-place showing at the Lady Pirate Intercollegiate on Oct. 14, 2014.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2013-14: Teed off in 11 events and logged 32 rounds in her first year competing at the collegiate level…Carded her best finish at the Diane Thomason Invitational with her 7th place spot…Shot par or better three times with a low round of 70…Posted a 75.38 scoring average…Had seven top-25 finishes and four top 10s…Helped lead the Jaguars to their fourth NCAA Regional appearance at the Tumble Creek Club at Suncadia Resort in Cle Elum, Wash.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Osteraker Gymnasium in Alcersberg, Sweden…Attended for three yeas and played golf under Martin Pettersson…Graduated in 2013.

PERSONAL: Daughter to Michael and Margareta Nyqvist…Born on May 25, 1994…Plans on majoring in business management…Enjoys working out, traveling and hanging out with friends…Career goals are to become a golf professional…Favorite food is tacos and the person she admires most in Annika Sorenstam…Favorite TV show is “One Tree Hill”.