Women's Golf

Lyndsey Milligan
Lyndsey Milligan


Normal, Ill.

High School:
Normal University H.S.


Fall 2003: Participated in all five tournaments during the fall ... Career-best finish came at the Badger Invitational where she placed 24th with a score of 163 ... Shot a career-low round of 79 at the Shootout at The Legends.

2002-03: Competed at the Illini Spring Classic, finishing 25th with a score of 166 ... Carded a season-low round of 82 in the first round of the Illini Spring Classic ... Following the season, she and her sister, Marisa, won the Bloomington-Normal city 2 women's title ... Also won the city parent-child tournament with her father ... Played in the CDGA Women's Amateur and the NIWGA tournament at Cog Hill.

2001-02: Shot a three-round score of 264 at the Lady Northern at Stone Creek ... Carded a 174 at the Illini Spring Classic ... Shot a season-low round of 85 at the Illini Spring Classic ... Following the season, she placed fifth at Tradition Junior tournament and ninth at the Country Youth Classic ... Played in the NIWGA tournament at Cog Hill.

High School: Four-year letterwinner in golf ... Individual regional champion as a senior ... Two-time individual Corn Belt conference champion as a junior and senior ... Played on four-time conference and three-time regional championship teams ... High school team made three state tournament appearances, finishing as high as fourth in 2000 ... Team MVP as a junior and senior ... Member of Mu Alpha Theta ... Most improved player as a sophomore and senior ... Received Sportsmanship Award as a sophomore ... National Honor Society member.

Personal: Born Nov. 21, 1982 ... Daughter of Dr. Mike and Karen Milligan ... Majoring in speech communications with a minor in sociology ... Member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars ... Member of Phi Eta Sigma honor society ... Dean's list in 2002-03 ... Father, Mike, played golf at Houston ... Member of the pom-pom squad in high school all four years ... Member of Illini Pride ... Biggest thrill in sports was winning the regional individual title as a senior ... Lists her parents as influencing her athletic career the most because "They have always supported me and taught me that hard work and dedication will take me far."

Milligan's Career Statistics

Year        Rounds    Shots      Avg.     Low Round
2001-2002     5        438       87.6        85
2002-2003     2        166       83.0        82
2003-2004     31      2,633      84.94       77
Total         38      3,237      85.18       77