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Lauren Atkinson Athlete Profile

Lauren Atkinson

Height: 5-2 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2011-2013 | 2015-2017 Hometown: Bow, WA Mission: Jacksonville, FL Last School: Burlington-Edison High School

Personal

  • Born in Provo, Utah
  • Parents are Brandon and Kate Atkinson
  • Has three brothers and two sisters
  • Majoring in genealogy
  • Enjoys traveling, running and good food

Before BYU

  • Played at Burlington-Edison High School
  • Graduated with Associates degree
  • Finished third at The PNGA Junior Championships
  • Finished third at the MJT Tournament
  • Finished first at the District Championship

Stats

2016-2017 Senior

Tournament Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Total Score To-Par Place
Mercedes-Benz Collegiate 74 72 77 223 +10 T45/81
Juli Inkster Spartan Invitational 77 78 77 232 +16 T29/59
*Pat Lesser-Harbottle Invitational 76 79 73 228 +12 T27/88
*Rainbow Wahine Invitational 73 80 72 225 +9 T21/47

2015-2016 Junior

Tournament Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Total Score To-Par Place
*Hobble Creek Fall Classic 79 78 - 157 +15 T52/96
*Aggie Invitational 77 74 76 227 +11 T34/75
*Rainbow Wahine Invitational 74 78 73 225 +9 T29/84
The Gold Rush 78 70 81 229 +13 T38/21
*BYU at Entrada Classic 74 77 78 229 +13 T12/81

2012-13-Sophomore

Tournament Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Total Score To-Par Place
Dick McGuire Invitational 84 83 78 245 +26 85/93
WSU Cougar Cup 81 76 77 234 +18 T45/86
*Price's Give Em Five Intercollegiate 78 78 79 235 +19 T61/76
Rainbow Wahine Invitational 82 78 72 232 +16 T33/70
*UC Irvine Invitational 73 86 80 239 +23 T40/66
Bruin Wave Invitational 82 78 87 247 +31 T60/79
BYU at Entrada Classic 73 84 82 239 +23 T50/84
Wyoming Cowgirl Classic 85 83 82 250 +34 T83/103
WCC Championships 79 84 78 241 +25 21/30

2011-12-Freshman

Tournament Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Total Score To-Par Place
Edean Ihlanfeldt 80 89 83 252 +36 61/63
Las Vegas Collegiate Invitational 76 71 86 233 +17 T63/88
Rainbow Wahine Invitational 78 80 79 237 +21 T45/65
Bruin Wave Invitational 85 80 86 251 +35 T60/80
BYU Entrada Classic 78 88 75 241 +25 T41/68
Anteater Invitational 77 72 76 225 +12 T7/80
WCC Championships 84 76 87 247 +31 26/30

*competed as an individual

BYU Career Stats

Season Events Rounds Strokes Average Low Round Top 20
2011-12 7 21 1,686 80.29 71 1
2012-13 9 27 2,162 80.07 72 0
2015-16 5 14 1,067 76.21 70 1
2016-17 4 12 908 75.67 72 0
Total 25 74 5,823 78.69 70 2


2011-2012 | Freshman Year

  • Competed in 7 events 
  • Made her collegiate debut at the Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational 
  • Finished career best seventh at the Anteater Invitational after carding a 12-over
  • Shot career low 71 in the second round of Las Vegas Collegiate Invitational
  • 80.29 stroke average
  • Named to the WCC Commissioner's Silver Honor Roll

2012-2013 | Sophomore Year

Fall

  • Shot a season best 72 in the third round of the Rainbow Wahine Invitational
  • Shot a season best 232 (+16) at the Rainbow Wahine Invitational to tie for 33rd place

Spring

  • Named to the 2012-13 WCC Women’s Golf All-Academic Team
  • Finished 21st at the WCC Championships, her best finish of the season
  • 80.07 stroke average - career best
  • Named to the WGCA All-American Scholar Team
  • Named to the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll with Silver Honors

2015-2016 | Junior Year

Fall

  • Finished tied for 34th at the Aggie Invitational
  • Tied for 29th place at the Rainbow Wahine Invitational

Spring

  • Tied for 12th place at the BYU at Entrada Classic