Texie June Petchel
UNLV shoots a spring-best 6-under 282 in Tuesday's final round to finish in first at 9-under 855 at Boulder Creek Golf Club in Las Vegas.
UNLV shoots a 3-under 573 in the first two rounds Monday at Boulder Creek Golf Club to sit alone atop the leaderboard.
No. 36 UNLV will compete in South Dakota State's invitational at Boulder Creek Golf Club Monday and Tuesday.
The Rebels take first in their second home tournament of the 2017-18 season, finishing atop the leaderboard at 17-over 881 after the final round at Spanish Trail Golf Club.
UNLV leads the field at 14-over 590 after day one at Spanish Trail Golf Club.
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.