Katelyn Wright Golf

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  Honors & Awards




 

    Four Career Top-Five Finishes in College Tournaments (two in 2013-14)

    15 Career Top 25 Finishes (7 in 2013-14)

    Twice Big Ten Golfer of the Week (4/1/14 & 10/11/12)

    All Big Ten Honors (2013)

    A spot on Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (2012)

    Three-Time Member Junior America's Cup Team (Two Time Captain, 208 & 2009)

    Four Time Nevada Class 2A State Champion (2006, 2007, 2008, 2009)

    Nebraska State Match Play Runner Up (2010)

    Nevada State Women's Amateur Runner-Up (2008)

    Nevada State Junior Amateur Champion (2008)

Katelyn was the second high school player in Nevada history to win four consecutive individual state championships.  Katelyn won the 2009 Class 2A title by 26 strokes with a two-under-par 142 at Genoa Lakes Golf Course with a final-round 70 which came in cold, rainy conditions. 


A talented all around athlete, Katelyn was a member of Incline High Schools two state championship teams in 2009 (golf and track.)  And, was first team Class 2A All-State point guard on the Incline High School Basketball team and was also league MVP. 


Katie also scored 36 points for the Incline Highlander track team as a member of the state champion 4x400 meter relay team and state runner-up in the 400, 800 and 4x100 relay.


Outside of athletics, Katie was Incline High School Student Body President and a member of the National Honor Society.


Upon graduation Katelyn received a full scholarship to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Leading the Huskers on the course both her junior and senior years of college, she produced a 75.71 scoring average which ranked the seventh-best single-season stroke average in school history.