UNLV women's golf holds a two-stroke lead after second round of the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown was canceled due to high winds.
UNLV Enters her third season as a member of the Rebels ranked No. 10 in program history, having played in 80 rounds ... Goes by the nickname Kat ... Is a smart player on the course and carries a quiet demeanor ... Will make a big impact as senior leader.
2012-13 Played in 15 rounds during her junior campaign ... Carried 80.07 stroke average, which ranked seventh on the team ... Best finish of the season was a tie for 13th at the Mountain West Championship with a score of 16-over-par 232 (76-81-75) ... Named to the Academic All-MW team for the third consecutive year, joining Bethany Calvo (Glassford), Alejandra Guacaneme, Therese Koelbaek and Kristen Schelling as the only three-time honorees in program history.
2011-12 Tied a team-high for rounds played with 32 rounds on the year ... Carried a 77.22 stroke average, which was fifth best on the team and ranked 21st in the Mountain West ... Turned in her lowest round of the season (69) in the third round of the Ptarmigan Ram Fall Classic ... Recorded her first top-10 finish at the UNLV Spring Invitational, finishing in a tie for eighth and posting a score of 7-over 223 (75-72-76) ... Helped the Rebels to a second-place finish in the Mountain West Championship by tying for 24th ... Selected to the NGCA All-American Scholar Team for the second consecutive season ... Named to the Academic All-MW team for second time in as many years.
2010-11 Earned a spot in the starting lineup prior to the start of the fall season ... Tied a team-high for rounds played with 33 on the year ... Carried a 78.58 stroke average in her first season as a Rebel, ranking 27th overall in the Mountain West and fifth-best for freshmen ... Started her collegiate career with eight consecutive rounds under 80 ... Carded a season-low 72 in the opening round of the UNLV Spring Invitational ... Registered back-to-back top-25 finishes at the UNLV Spring Invitational (T22nd) and Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitational (T25th) ... Selected to the NGCA All-American Scholar Team ... Named to the Academic All-MW team and chosen as a MW Scholar-Athlete after maintaining a 3.71 GPA in her first year at UNLV.
HIGH SCHOOL A 2010 graduate of the Pendleton School in Brandenton, Fla. ... Is originally from Roznov pod Radhostem, Czech Republic ... Won the Maria Garcia-Estiada Award at the IMG Leadbetter Golf Academy in 2010 ... Took first place at the Extra League of Czech Republic in 2008 and 2010 as well as the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour ... Finished second at both the 2010 Junior National Championship of Czech Republic and at the 2007 Girls Team Championship of Czech Republic ... Also played tennis for six years before taking up golf.
PERSONAL Katerina Prorokova was born Dec. 21, 1990 ... The daughter of Yvona Prorokova and Zdenek Prorok ... Has one sister, Veronika (22) ... Is majoring in accounting with a minor in finance.