Women's Golf


Stephanie Miller
Stephanie Miller

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Elgin, Ill.

High School:
Adlai E. Stevenson

Height:
5-2

Birthdate:
05/28/1995

Experience:
2nd Season

Get to Know Stephanie Miller
Best Finish: 1st - Diane Thomason Invitational (Oct. 12-13, 2013)
Low Round: 69 - 3x, last at Hoosier FallInvitational (Oct. 19-20, 2013)
Low 54-Hole Score: 213 - 2x, last at Westbrook Spring Invite (Feb. 23-24, 2014)
Career Stats Individual Results

At Illinois

2013-14 - Freshman: First Illini Freshman NCAA Regionals Qualifier ... Diane Thomason Individual Champion ... First Illini freshman to win a tournament outright since 1992 ... Recorded the third lowest single season stroke average with a 75.00 ... Three times recorded a career low round of -3 (69), tying the ninth lowest round in school history ... Twice recorded a career low 54-hole tournament score of -3 (213), once at the Diane Thomason Invitational and then again at the Westbrook Spring Invite, tying the sixth lowest in program history ... Produced the second most top-15 finishes on the team with six ... Won Big Ten Golfer of the Week and Golfweek's College Player of the Week after her first place showing at Diane Thomason ... Illinois Newcomer of the Year finalist ... Finished first amongst her teammates in four of 11 tournaments ... Tied for 15th at the Big Ten Championships with a 229, +13 ... Tied for 51st at the NCAA Central Regional with a 231, +15.


High School

Lettered all four years in golf while lettering her freshman and sophomore year in bowling ... Broke out in her sophomore golf season where she won both conference, regionals, sectionals and state (shot the second lowest total in state history) ... Won conference again both times as an upperclassmen and repeated her state title her senior year ... All-State all four seasons ... Won the Stevenson Ambassador Award in both 2010 and 2012.

Personal

Daughter of Alan and Jan Miller ... Has a stepsister named Brianna ... Hobbies include painting and designing nails ... Favorite time of the year is March Madness ... Doesn't have a particular favorite athlete for she admires all athletes who put countless hours into what they love to do to become great ... Plans after college consist of either playing or teaching golf ... Cited her dad as her biggest athletic career influence, "He put a club in my hand when Iwas four and then on the course when I was six" .... Says Steve Stricker is her Illinois hero because he's the product of what Illinois golf can produce.

Career Statistics

YearEventsRds.StrokesAvg.Low Rd.Low Tour.
2013-14 12 36 2,700 75.0 69 213 (-3)
Totals 12 36 2,700 75.0 69 213 (-3)

Individual Results

2014-15TournamentScoreFinish
Sept. 8-9 Colonel Wollenberg Ram Classic 73-72-75 = 220 (+4) 16th
Sept. 15-16 Minnesota Invitational 78-72-78 = 228 (+12)^ T-21st
Oct. 4-5 Diane Thomason Invitational 77-80-73 = 230 (+14) T-5th
Oct. 17-19 Hoosier Fall Invitational 72 = 72 (E) T-2nd
Match Play vs. Jocelyn Chia (Boston College) W: 1 up
Match Play vs. Ana Sanjuan (Indiana) L: 1 down (19 holes)
Match Play vs. Samantha Spencer (Fresno State) W: W 3&2
2013-14TournamentScoreFinish
Sept. 9-10 Ptarmigan Ram Classic 76-77-69 = 222 (+6) T-15th
Sept. 16-17 Minnesota Invitational 76-72-74 = 222 (+6)^ 2nd
Oct. 12-13 Diane Thomason Invitational 74-70-69 = 213 (-3)^ 1st
Oct. 19-20 Hoosier Fall Invitational (Par 71) 76-69-73 = 218 (+5) 11th
Oct. 27-28 Palmetto Intercollegiate 76-75-75 = 226 (+10) T-22nd
Feb. 23-24 Westbrook Invitational 70-71-72 = 213 (-3)^ T-6th
Mar. 14-16 Jady Jaguar Intercollegiate 74-79-80 = 233 (+17) T-30th
Mar. 24-25 Briar's Creek Invitational 78-79-72 = 229 (+13)^ T-37th
April 7-8 Web.com Intercollegiate 73-75-76 = 224 (+8) T-41st
April 19-20 Lady Buckeye Invitational 81-78-81 = 240 (+24) T-50th
April 25-27 Big Ten Championships 79-73-77 = 229 (+13) T-15th
May 8-10 NCAA Central Regional* 75-76-80 = 231 (+15) T-51st
^ Led the team
* Competed as an individual
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