Fall 2002: Competed in the Shootout at The Legends, carding a three-round score of 254.
2001-02: Competed in four tournaments on the season, earning her second Varsity I letter Carded a career-low 54-hole score of 244 at the Lady Northern at Stone Creek Shot a season-low round of 77 at the Lady Northern Academic All-Big Ten Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar.
2000-01: Competed in four tournaments as a sophomore, one in the fall and three in the spring Earned the first Top 10 finish of her career at the Illini Spring Classic, placing seventh with a career-best 36-hole score of 156 Shot the lowest round of her career in the first round of the Illini Spring Classic, a 4-over par 76 Academic All-Big Ten.
1999-2000: Participated in seven tournaments on the season to earn her first Varsity I letter Recorded a season-best tie for 13th place at the Illini Spring Classic Shot her low round of the season, a 78, at Stone Creek Golf Club during the Illini Spring Classic.
High School: First team All-State and academic All-State her senior year Earned first place finishes in five tournaments as a senior Her high school team placed among the best in the state all four years with finishes as high as second her sophomore and senior years Also played soccer and basketball teams that placed in the state Won numerous academic awards including Presidents Education Award, top weighted rank award and American History National Award Graduated in top one percent of her class Member of award-winning show choir.
Personal: Born Oct. 14, 1980 Daughter of David and Betty Walters Majoring in elementary education Two-time George Huff Award Winner Hobbies include song writing, playing the guitar, singing, biking, and basketball Enjoys participation with Athletes in Action and Illini Life Christian Fellowship on campus Lists her first golf coach, Jim Ponti, as the person who most influenced her career because He was a friend and role model.
Walters' Career Statistics:
Year Rounds Shots Avg. Low Round 1999-2000 17 1,476 86.82 78 2000-2001 10 839 83.9 76 2001-2002 11 924 84.0 77 Fall 2002 3 254 84.67 82 Total 41 3,493 85.20 76