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    Michelle Mayer
    Michelle Mayer
    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Flossmoor, Ill.

    High School:
    Homewood-Flossmoor

    Birthdate:
    06/10/1993

    Get to Know Michelle Mayer
    Best Finish: T-6th - Wolverine Invitational (Sept. 22-23, 2012)
    Low Round: 74 - Westbrook Spring Invitational (Feb. 24-25, 2013)
    Low 54-Hole Score: 233 - Westbrook Spring Invitational (Feb. 24-25, 2013)
    Career StatsIndividual Results

    At Illinois

    2012-13 - Sophomore: Academic All-Big Ten ... Took part in 10 tournaments as a sophomore, averaging 80.50 strokes over 30 rounds ...Tied Ember Schuldt for tops on the team at the par 71 Wolverine Invitational, shooting a 232 (+19), including a then-personal-best 74 (+3) in the third round, to finish tied for sixth at the tournament and help lead the Illini to a third place finish in Ann Arbor ... Shot a career-low 233 (+17) at the Westbrook Spring Invitational, earning a career-best 74 (+2) in the final round.

    2011-12 - Freshman: Tallied an 81.71 stroke average in 14 rounds ... Competed in five tournaments, three times for Illinois and twice as an individual ... Turned in a season-low tournament total of 234 (+18) at the Big Ten Championships, where she also had a season-best finish of T-33rd ... Notched her season low round of 76 in the final round of the Big Ten Championships.

    High School

    Four-time IHSA (Illinois High School Association) State Qualifier, placing 4th her junior year and 10th her senior year ... High School team won the 2010 2A Illinois State Championship ... Two-time Regional Champion ... Three-time Sectional Runner- Up ... Four-time SWSC All-Conference ... Four-year varsity golf letterwinner ... Named 2010 Chicago Sun Times Female Athlete of the Year ... Named Homewood-Flossmoor High School's Outstanding Senior Female Athlete in 2011.

    Personal

    Born June 10, 1993 ... Daughter of David and Rosemary Mayer ... Has two sisters, Carly and Rachel, who plays golf at Loyola University of Chicago ... Hobbies include water polo and photography ... Lists her father as the most influential in her athletic career, as well as her best friend and fellow competitor Ashley Armstrong ... Favorite athlete is Lorena Ochoa ... Graduated in the top 10 of her class ... Majoring in business.

    Career Statistics

    Year Events Rds. Strokes Avg. Low Rd. Low Tour.
    2013-14 1 3 255 85 82 255 (+39)
    2012-13 10 30 2,415 80.5 74 233 (+17)
    2011-12 5 14 1,155 81.71 76 234 (+18)
    Totals 16 47 3,825 81.38 74 233 (+17)

    Individual Results

    2013-14 Tournament Score Finish
    Oct. 12-13 Diane Thomason Invitational 82-88-85 = 255 73rd
    2012-13 Tournament Score Finish
    Sept. 10-11 Colonel Wollenberg's Ram Classic 81-76-90 = 247 82nd
    Sept. 17-18 Dale McNamara Invitational 82-83-79 = 244 T-71st
    Sept. 22-23 Wolverine Invitational (Par 71) 83-75-74 = 232^ T-6th
    Oct. 13-14 Hoosier Fall Invitational 81-79-85 = 245 56th
    Oct. 28-30 Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invite 84-87-79 = 250 79th
    Feb. 24-25 Westbrook Spring Invitational 81-78-74 = 233 T-48th
    March 8-10 Clover Cup 81-86-84 = 251 T-92nd
    April 8-9 Marsh Landing Invitational 83-86-78 = 247 99th
    April 20-21 Lady Buckeye Spring Invitational 78-80-85 = 243 46th
    April 26-28 Big Ten Championships 78-76-83 = 237 T-45th
    2011-12 Tournament Score Finish
    Sept. 30-Oct. 2 *Bettie Lou Evans Invite 85-84-78 = 247 T-54th
    Oct. 10-11 Lady Northern Intercollegiate (Par 71) 85-80-77 = 242 T-56th
    April 9-10 *Knights & Pirates Invitational 84-83-78 = 245 T-79th
    April 21-22 Lady Buckeye Invitational 92-84-D = D -
    April 27-29 Big Ten Championships 79-79-76 = 234 T-33rd
    * Competed as individual
    ^ Led the team

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