Jessica Ip records 12th place finish
Ip (t-4th) paces Iowa on day one
Iowa to compete in last regular season tournament before B1G Championships
Morgan Kukla (T-4th) recorded the best finish in Illinois
Freshman paces the Hawkeyes in Carbondale, Illinois
Diane Thomason Invitational - Day 1 Finkbine Golf Course Iowa City, Iowa Oct. 12, 2013
Fall 2014 -- Saw action in two events (Mary Fossum and Diane Thomason Invites)... best fall-finish came at the Diane Thomason Invitational (T-37th) with a total 241 (+25), posting rounds of 80, 79 and 82.
2013-14--Competed in eight tournaments, including 23 rounds... posted a 79.09 stroke average (1,819 strokes)... fired a 74 at the Westbrook Invitational to establish a new career best 18-hole performance... carded a 227 (75, 78, 74) at the Westbrook Invitational to establish a new career best 54-hole performance... tied for 13th with a score of 163 at the Rainy Day Shootout to record a new career best finish.
2012-13 -- Competed in four tournaments, including 12 rounds... posted an 81.42 stroke average (977 strokes)... recorded new 18 36, and 54-hole career lows at the Johnie Imes Invite, 18-(76), 36-(158), and 54-(237).
2011-12 -- competed in two events as an individual, making her collegiate debut at the Westbrook Spring Invitational... set season-bests for finish (65) 18-hole score (81), 36-hole score (166) and 54-hole score (254) at the Westbrook Spring Invitational... also competed in the Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitational, carding a 263... letterwinner.
High School -- three-time all-conference honoree... team Most Valuable Player, Conference Player of the Year and first team all-area selection by the Kane County Chronicle in 2010... claimed medalist honors in 13-of-18 rounds... her four-year scoring average was the second best in school history... state qualifier in 2010... guided St. Charles East High School to a fifth place state tournament finish in 2008 and an eighth place showing in 2009... guided team to three regional championships, two conference championships and a 2009 sectional title... holds the nine-hole record at Naperbrook Golf Course with a two-under par 34... four-time academic all-conference selection... high school coach was Rod Osborne.
Personal -- Born Feb. 27, 1993...daughter of Ron and Mary Rae...has one sister, Jen...business marketing and journalism and mass communication major.
|Season||Rds.||Strokes||Avg.||Low Round (Tournament)|
|2011-12||6||517||86.17||81 (Westbrook Spring Invitational)|
|2012-13||12||977||81.42||76 (twice, last at Hurricane Invite)|
|2013-14||23||1,819||79.09||74 (twice, last at Entrada Classic)|
|Career||41||3,313||80.80||74 (twice, last at Entrada Classic)|