Texie June Petchel
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.
UNLV adds the Battle at Boulder Creek to its spring schedule and will compete in the two-day tournament at its home course March 6 & 7.
Petchel enters her third year with the program … Brings a lot of success at the high school level and to the program.
Did not participate in any tournaments during her sophomore campaign
Played in four tournaments…Carried an average score of 75.08…Finished seventh at Battle at Boulder Creek II with a six-over-par 222.
A 2015 graduate of Vista Murrieta HS in Murrieta, Calif. … Four -year letterwinner on the girl’s golf team … Led the Broncos in nine-hole scoring average all four years and holds the school’s nine-hole record of 3-under-par 33 and 18-hole record of 6-under 66 … Captured multiple championships and was also named the 2011 and 2012 Future Champions Golf Player of the Year.
Texie June Petchel was born March 7, 1997, in Murrieta, Calif. … Has one younger brother, Blake … Majoring in Elementary Education to become a kindergarten teacher… Chose UNLV over eight other schools.