Women's Golf


Ember Schuldt
Ember Schuldt

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sterling, Ill.

High School:
Sterling

Birthdate:
12/12/1991

Get to Know Ember Schuldt
Best Finish:3rd - twice, last at Hoosier Fall Invitational (Oct. 19-20, 2013)
Low Round: 67 - Web.com Intercollegiate (April 7-8, 2014)
Low 54-Hole Score: 217 - twice, last at Westbrook Spring Invite (Feb. 23-24, 2014)
Low 72-Hole Score: 310 - Big Ten Championships (April 22-24, 2011)
Career Stats Individual Results

At Illinois

2013-14 - Senior: NCAA Regionals Qaulifier ...Second-Team All-Big Ten ... Big Ten Sportsmanship Honoree ...Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Preseason Big Ten Player to Watch ... First three-time NCAA Regionals participant ... First All-Conference golfer since 2008 and the eighth overall ... Led the team with seven top-15 finishes ... Tied teammate Stephanie Miller for the most subpar rounds with six ... Recorded the second lowest single season stroke average with 74.78, just missing out on Coach Slone's record spot of 74.33 ... Improved her stroke average by 2.12 from a year ago ... Leaves Illinois with the second lowest career stroke average at 76.36, once again behind Slone's 75.53 ... Tied the third lowest single round score of -5 (67) at the Web.com Intercollegiate ... Tied her career low 54-hole tournament score of +1 (217) at the Westbrook Spring Invitational ... Recorded her lowest finish at the Big Ten Championships, coming in sixth place with a 225 (+9) total ... Tied the ninth lowest round all-time (-3, 69) at the Ptarmigan Ram Classic ... Finished in the top spot amongst her teammates in 6 of the 11 tournaments.


2012-13 - Junior:
Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... Led the Illini with a 76.90 stroke average over 30 rounds ... Her career 76.92 stroke average through three seasons ranks third all-time at Illinois ... Led the team in four tournaments and finished second among her teammates in four additional contests... Shot a 72 (+1) in the final round at the Wolverine Invitational, to move into a tie with Michelle Mayer for sixth and help lead the Illini to a third-place finish ... Earned her second top-10 finish of the season at the Insperity Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate, tying for ninth with a then-season-low 222 (+6) ... Posted her best score of the season at the Marsh Landing Invitational, opening play with a 72 and a 71 then turning in a 77 in the third round to record a 220 (+4) and earn a top-20 finish ... Led the Illini at the Big Ten Championships, finishing 32nd with a 232 (+16).

2011-12 - Sophomore:Ranked fourth on team in stroke average at 76.69 in 15 rounds, which ranks 10th in school history on the single-season stroke average list ... One of three golfers to compete in all 12 tournaments and led the Illini at the NCAA West Regional ... Recorded five top-15 finishes, including a career-best T-5th at the Ptarmigan Ram Fall Classic, a T-12th at the Westbrook Spring Invitational, a T-13th at the BYU Entrada Classic and a T-14th at both the Bettie Lou Evans Fall Invitational and the Fighting Camel Fall Classic ... Tallied her career-low tournament total of 217 at the Westbrook Spring Invitational, where the Illini set school records for single round and overall team scores ... Twice carded a season-low single round of 70.

2010-11 - Freshman:Placed third on team in stroke average, with a 77.17 mark ... Only one of three golfers to compete at all 12 tournaments, including the Big Ten Championships and the NCAA Central Regional, where she was the highest finisher for the Illini at both events ... Fired a three-under par 67 in the second round of the Challenge at Onion Creek, which places her in a tie for sixth all-time in program history for low single round ... Had her low career tournament total of nine-over par, 225, at the Lady Northern ... Recorded two top-15 finishes including tying for seventh at the Memphis Invitational and tying for 11th at the Challenge at Onion Creek ... Carded three subpar rounds on the year ... Named a finalist for the 2011 DIA Female Newcomer of the Year award.

High School

2008 Illinois Junior Golf Association (IJGA) Junior Girls Champion, 2009 runner-up ... 2009 USGA Women's Public Links Qualifier Winner...2009 MAJGT(Mid-American Junior Golf Tour) All-Midwest Girls 1st Place ... Four-time IHSA (Illinois High School Association) State Qualifier, placing 3rd Place her junior and senior years ... three-time NCIC Conference Champion ... two-time Regional Champion ... 2008 Sectional Champion ... Four-time team MVP and Captain ... Three AJGA (American Junior Golf Association) top 10 finishes including a runner-up finish at the AJGA John Deere Classic.

Personal

Born Dec. 12, 1991 ... Daughter of Don and Lou Ann Schuldt ... Hobbies include reading, listening to music, watching movies and being outside ... Lists her parents as the most influencial in her athletic career because they have always supported her and believed in her ... Favorite athlete is Tiger Woods, because he is so talented and great in the game of golf ... High honor roll all four years of high school ... Majoring in management.

Career Statistics

YearEventsRds.StrokesAvg.Low Rd.Low Tour.
2013-14 5 15 1,106 73.73 69 (-3) 215 (+2)
2012-13 10 30 2,307 76.9 71 (-1) 220 (+4)
2011-12 12 36 2,761 76.69 70 (-2) 217 (+1)
2010-11 12 35 2,701 77.17 67 (-3) 225 (+9)
Totals 39 116 8,875 76.12 67 (-3) 217 (+1)

Individual Results

2013-14TournamentScoreFinish
Sept. 9-10 Ptarmigan Ram Classic 74-76-69 = 219 T-10th
Sept. 16-17 Minnesota Inviational 75-74-74 = 223 3rd
Oct. 12-13 Diane Thomason Inv. 72-80-73 = 225 T-4th
Oct. 19-20 Hoosier Fall Invitational (Par 71) 73-72-70 = 215^ 2nd
Oct. 27-28 Palmetto Intercollegiate 77-70-77 = 224^ T-16th
2012-13TournamentScoreFinish
Sept. 10-11 Colonel Wollenberg's Ram Classic 75-78-79 = 232 T-52nd
Sept. 17-18 Dale McNamara Invitational 77-75-82 = 234 T-55th
Sept. 22-23 Wolverine Invitational (Par 71) 81-79-72 = 232^ T-6th
Oct. 13-14 Hoosier Fall Invitational 74-75-85 = 234 T-31st
Oct. 28-30 Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invite 78-76-74 = 228 T-50th
Feb. 24-25 Westbrook Spring Invitational 81-77-79 = 237 T-61st
March 15-17 Insperity Lady Jaguar 75-73-74 = 222^ T-9th
April 8-9 Marsh Landing Invitational 72-71-77 = 220 T-19th
April 20-21 Lady Buckeye Spring Invitational 77-79-80 = 236^ T-26th
April 26-28 Big Ten Championships 77-80-75 = 232^ T-32nd
2011-12TournamentScoreFinish
Sept. 12-13 Ptarmigan Ram Fall Classic 70-71-77 = 218 T-5th
Sept. 30-Oct. 2 Bettie Lou Evans Invite 83-73-79 = 235 T-14th
Oct. 10-11 Lady Northern Intercollegiate (Par 71) 73-79-78 = 230 T-30th
Oct. 17-18 Hoosier Fall Invitational 84-76-80 = 240 T-41st
Oct. 31-Nov. 1 Fighting Camel Fall Classic 76-82-77 = 235 T-14th
Feb. 26-27 Westbrook Spring Invitational 75-72-70= 217 T-12th
March 9-11 Eagle Landing Invitational 75-75-81 = 231 T-44th
March 19-20 BYU Entrada Classic 78-77-75 = 230 T-13th
April 9-10 Knights & Pirates Invitational 78-76-74 = 228 T-36th
April 21-22 Lady Buckeye Spring Invite 81-80-81 = 242 T-43rd
April 27-29 Big Ten Championships 77-78-77 = 232 T-30th
May 10-12 NCAA West Regional 73-77-73 = 223^ T-35th
2010-11TournamentScoreFinish
Sept. 13-14 Ptarmigan Ram Fall Classic 77-78-74 = 229 T-58th
Oct. 2-3 Irish Invitational 82-81-78 = 241 T-52nd
Oct. 11-12 Lady Northern 77-71-77 = 225 29th
Oct. 25-26 Memphis Women's Invite (Par 71) 79-74 = 153^ T-7th
Nov. 1-2 Challenge at Onion Creek (Par 70) 71-67-83 = 221^ T-11th
Feb. 27-March 1 Kinderlou Foresct Challenge (Par 73) 79-79-71= 229^ T-17th
March 11-13 Eagle Landing Invitational 78-73-78 = 229 T-37th
March 21-22 BYU at Entrada Classic 80-80-74 = 234 T-26th
April 4-5 Indiana Invitational 83-78 = 161 T-43rd
April 16-17 Lady Buckeye Invitational 80-81-78 = 239 T-21st
April 22-24 Big Ten Championship 78-75-78-79 = 310^ T-32nd
May 5-7 NCAA Central Regional 77-75-78 = 230^ T-41st
^ Led the team
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