UNLV nabs team title with a 10-stroke victory, junior Elizabeth Prior ties program record at 16-under 200 to earn medalist honors.
UNLV shoots a 10-under 278 Monday to jump up to first place after two rounds at Boulder Creek Golf Club
UNLV cards an 11-under 277 as a team to sit two shots off the lead after one round at Boulder Creek Golf Club.
UNLV will welcome 16 teams to its home course of Boulder Creek Golf Club for the three-day tournament beginning Sunday.
The two-time defending champions will begin the season at UNM's Dick McGuire/Branch Law Firm Invitational for the third straight year.
Getty enters her third year with the program after seeing significant tournament action during her sophomore campaign … Brought a lot of success at the junior level to the program.
Played in every tournament and all 30 rounds on the year ... Had two top-10 finishes, placing tied for sixth at the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown with a 5-under 138 and tied for eighth in the Battle at Boulder Creek at 5-over (221)...Recorded the second-lowest single-round score of any Rebel on the year with a 6-under 66 in the second round of the Las Vegas Showdown ... Carried a 75.63 stroke average and registered 55 birdies with two rounds under par ... Battle of Boulder Creek was her best 54-hole score of the season at 5-over while the Showdown was her best 36-hole score (-6)...In her first Mountain West Championship appearance, finished tied for 18th after carding a 10-over 226...Finished tied for 80th with a 20-over 236 at the NCAA Lubbock Regional.
Played in two tournaments as an individual…Tied for 14th place at Battle at Boulder Creek II with a 17-over-par 233…Carded a 5-over 221 at the home tournament, the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown, to tie for 82nd place.
A 2015 graduate at Kingsville District High School in Kingsville, Ontario, Canada ... Ranked as the No. 45 recruit in the 2015 class and the No. 3 recruit from Canada by Golfweek … Played three years for the Cavaliers … Spent last fall with Team Canada on the Maple Leaf Junior Tour in Australia, where she won her age division in a play-off at the Jack Newton Srixon International Junior Classic … Was a member of Team Ontario, which is an elite Provincial High Performance Amateur Golf Team … Captured over 100 victories in her junior golf career and was named the Windsor-Essex Sports Person of the Year for a female golfer in 2013 and 2014, which is voted on by the community ... Awarded the Order of Merit from the Golf Association of Ontario in 2013 and 2014 and was twice nominated for the AJGA President’s Leadership Award.