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Kelsey Vines Athlete Profile

Kelsey Vines

Kelsey Vines
Height: 5-8 Class: Sophomore Roster Years: 2009-2011 Hometown: St. George, UT Last School: Dixie High School


Parents are Don and Peggy Vines ... undecided major ... brother Rawley golfed one season at BYU ... sister Daphne golfed two years at BYU before transferring to Louisville ... enjoys shopping, hanging out with friends and going to the lake ... also recruited by Arizona and Tennessee.

Before BYU

FCWT All-America First Team ... highest junior ranking of 58th ... won tournament titles at the 2005 and 2006 Texas State Championships and the 2006 and 2009 Utah State Championships ... placed second at the 2008 Utah Women's Amateur ... qualified for the 2006 U.S. Girls Junior event ... also competed at the U.S. Women's Public Links in 2007, 2008 and 2009 ... had eight top 10 finishes in the AJGA's from 2005-09 ... 2008 Mary Cave Cup Team Member ... participated at the 2007 and 2008 Junior Worlds ... played varsity golf all four years at Dixie High School, earning all-state honors every season ... placed second in the state as a freshman, fifth as a sophomore, fourth as a junior and first as a senior ... helped her team win state titles as a junior and senior.


Circling Raven Collegiate Invit. 80-76-79--235 (+19) T45/106
Turtle Bay Collegiate Invit. 71-79-79--225 (+9) T7/39
The Gold Rush 80-76-72--228 (+12) 6/64
UNLV Spring Invitational 66-70-70--206 (-10) 1/85
BYU Entrada Classic 76-74-73--223 (+7) 3/78
Bruin Wave Invitational 72-76-71--219 (+3) 8/83
Wyoming Cowgirl Classic 77-73-73--223 (+7) 11/120
MWC Championships 72-71-70--213 (-3) 2/35
NCAA West Regional 74-77-75--226 (+10) T25/125
Ptarmigan Ram Fall Classic 71-74-76--221 (+5) T29/89
Napa River Grill Cardinal Cup 77-72-75--224 (+8) T11/73
Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational 78-84-85--247 (+31) 50/73
Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown 78-77-80--235 (+19) T69/92
Turtle Bay Collegiate Invit. 77-75-81--233 (+17) T51/94
Bruin Wave Invitational 80-70-75--225 (+9) T33/95
UNLV Spring Rebel Invitational 77-75-76--228 (+22) T42/95
BYU at Entrada Classic 83-74-79--236 (+10) T29/73
Mountain View Collegiate 70-76-79--225 (+9) T18/96
MWC Championships 75-79-77--231 (+15) T12/35
Career Stats
Season Events Rnds. Strokes Avg. Low Rd. Top 20
09-10 10 30 2,305 76.83 70 3
10-11 9 27 1,997 73.96 66 7
Total 19 57 4,302 75.47 136 10

2009-2010 | Freshman Year

Competed in all 10 tournaments for the Cougars as a true freshman ... five top-30 finishes and two top-20 finishes... stroke average of 76.83 was second on the team ... made her collegiate debut at the Ptarmigan Ram Fall Classic, leading the Cougars at +5 to finish tied for 29th ... had her best finish at the Napa River Grill Cardinal Cup, tying for 11th at +8 ... finished 50th at 31-over-par at the Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational ... went 19-over-par to tie for 69th at the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown ... finished the season tying for 51st at +17 at the Turtle Bay Collegiate Invitational ... shot a career-low 70 in the second round at the Bruin Wave Invitational where she finished tied for 33rd ... finished tied for 29th at the BYU at Entrada Classic with a 20-over-par 236 tournament total ... matched a career-low 70 in the first round of the Mountain View Collegiate, finishing with a 9-over-par 225 ... shot 75-79-77 for a +15 231 in her first MWC Championship Tournament to finish tied for 12th ... Summer 2010: made the cut at the Women's Amateur Public Links in South Bend, Indiana, shooting rounds of 74 and 78.

2010-2011 | Sophomore Year

(Spring): Named to the All-MWC Team ... named MWC golfer of the month for February ... Tied for second at the MWC Championships ... tied for 25th at the NCAA West Regional ... captured her first-career individual title at the UNLV Spring Invitational with a 10-under 206 tournament total ... was third in the MWC and led the Cougars with a 73.96 stroke average ... grabbed five top-10 finishes during the spring, including third place at the BYU Entrada Classic, sixth at the Gold Rush and eighth at the Bruin Wave Invitational ... finished tied for 11th at the Wyoming Cowgirl Classic.
(Fall): Shot a Cougar-best 71 in the first round of the Turtle Bay Invitational on her way to tying for seventh place ... helped BYU capture a first-place team finish at the Circling Raven Collegiate Invitational with a second-round 76.