Iowa jumps 4 spots after 2nd round
Jessie Sindlinger and Jessica Ip pace Iowa through 18 holes
The three-day tournament begins on Monday
Amy Ihm and Elisa Suarez record top-10 finishes
Senior Amy Ihm fires career best 68 in 1st round
Diane Thomason Invitational - Day 1 Finkbine Golf Course Iowa City, Iowa Oct. 12, 2013
Fall 2014 -- Competed in all five tournaments... recorded a low round of 73 at the Diane Thomason Invitational (Oct. 4-5) and finished with a total 232 (+16), posting rounds of 85, 72 and 75... earned team best finish at Mary Fossum Invitational (T-13th)... registered one top-10 finish at the Diane Thomason Invitational (Oct.4-5)
2013-14-- Competed in every tournament, including 34 rounds... posted a 77.12 stroke average (2,619 strokes)... led the Hawkeyes at four events... recorded two top-20 and one top-10 finish, including the Dick McGuire Invitational (T18), Challenge at Onion Creek (T11), and Rainy Day Shootout (T8)... fired a 70 at the Westbrook Invite to establish her season best 18-hole performance... carded a 156 and a 219, respectively, at the Challenge at Onion Creek to set season best 36-hole and 54-hole performances.
High School -- Named the Senior Girls Golf Athlete of the Year by the National High School Coaches Association (2013)... featured in the July 29 (2013) issue of Sports Illustrated -- one of six athletes highlighted in 'Faces in the Crowd,' a weekly feature highlighting amateur athletes around the nation... qualified for the 38th PGA Junior Championship at Trump National Golf Course in Washington, D.C. (2013)... carded a 36-hole score of 147 (72-75) to finish first in the section championship and qualify for the PGA Junior Championship for the second-straight year... won her fourth-straight individual state title in 2013, becoming the second player in state history to capture four-consecutive titles, and the first to do so in over 50 years... finished eight strokes ahead of the second-place finisher, leading Charles City High School to its second state championship in the last three years... also led Charles City to a runner-up finish at state as a junior... claimed individual conference and district titles as a freshman and junior, along with a district title and conference runner-up finish as a sophomore... the 2010 IWGA Junior Player of the Year qualified for the PGA Junior Championship in the summer of 2012... led Team Iowa to Four State Junior Girls Golf championship in 2012, earning medalist honors... was the only player to shoot under par and only the 10th native Iowan to medal at the event since 1969... also lettered in volleyball and basketball... led her high school volleyball team to a state championship as a senior... two-time first team all-state selection in volleyball, including first team honors as a senior... two-time first team all-conference selection in volleyball... National Honor Society member.
Personal -- Daughter of Julie and Mark Sindlinger...mother ran track at Northern Iowa...father lettered in football (1983-86) and wrestling (1985-88) at Iowa...father was the starting center for the 1985 Big Ten championship and Rose Bowl football team...he was also a two-time Big Ten champion and All-American in wrestling...has two younger sisters, Jamie and Jodie...pre-business major.
|Season||Rds.||Strokes||Avg.||Low Round (Tournament)|
|2013-14||34||2,619||77.12||70 (Westbrook Invite)||2014-15||32||2,448||76.5||68 (Westbrook Invite)|
|Career||66||5,067||76.81||68 (Westbrook Invite)|