Women's Golf


Michelle Mayer
Michelle Mayer

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Flossmoor, Ill.

High School:
Homewood-Flossmoor

Birthdate:
06/10/1993

Experience:
4th Season

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 Stats Individual Results

At Illinois

2013-14 - Junior: Competed in four tournaments ... Recorded an 83.00 scoring average ... Best finish came at the Lady Buckeye Invitational where she tied for 68th with a 251 (+35) ... Lowest tournament score came at the Briar's Creek Invitational where she produced a 244 (+28) ... Recorded a season low round of 79 (+7) three times.

2012-13 - Sophomore:
Academic All-Big Ten ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... 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 play 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

YearEventsRds.StrokesAvg.Low Rd.Low Tour.
2013-14 4 12 996 83.00 79 244 (+28)
2012-13 10 30 2,415 80.50 74 233 (+17)
2011-12 5 14 1,155 81.71 76 234 (+18)
Totals 19 56 4,566 81.54 74 233 (+17)

Individual Results

2013-14TournamentScoreFinish
Oct. 12-13 Diane Thomason Invitational 82-88-85 = 255 73rd
Mar. 24-25 Briar's Creek Invitational 81-83-80 = 244 78th
April 7-8 Web.com Intercollegiate 79-79-88 = 246 T-98th
April 19-20 Lady Buckeye Invitational 84-88-79 = 251 T-68th
2012-13TournamentScoreFinish
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
2011-12TournamentScoreFinish
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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