Margaret Wright Athlete Profile

Margaret Wright

Margaret Wright
Height: 5-7 Roster Years: 2001-2005 Hometown: Scottsdale, AZ

Personal

Born in July, the daughter of Douglas and Carolyn Gibby ... sister, Adrianne Olsen, played on the BYU golf team 1999-2002... majoring in electrical engineering...best competitive round of 69 and best individual finish at tied for 3rd at the Lady Aztec Invitational.

Before BYU

*Three-year varsity golfer for Chaparra High School in Arizona
*First in Region and second in State as a senior
*Third in Region and State as a junior
*Fourth in Region and Fifth in State as a sophomore
*Placed third at the 2001 Ping Invitational

Stats

2004-2005
Dick McGuire Invitational* 76-77-80--233 (+14) T54/93
Ron Moore Women's Classic 76-73-77--226 (+10) 10/89
Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational 77-75-85--237 (+21) T31/71
Las Vegas Showdown 79-81-74--234 (+18) T56/90
UNLV Spring Invitational 86-75-78--239 (+23) T39/99
BYU Dixie Classic 79-77--156 (+12) T11/78
MWC Championship 78-75-83--236 (+23) T18/30
NCAA West Regional 74-75-75--224 (+8) T14/109
NCAA Championship 77-84-81-79--321 (+33) T121/126
2003-2004
Dick McGuire Invitational 78-74-77--226 (+13) T27/96
Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational 80-82-80--242 (+26) T51/80
Lady Aztec Invitational 69-76-73--218 (+2) T3/107
Kent Youel Invitational 76-81-76--233 (+17) T40/91
Las Vegas Founders 80-73-76--229 (+13) T32/83
Bay Area Classic 77-88--165 T20/72
Texas A&M Mo-morial 79-75-85--239 (+23) T61/86
Bobcat Desert Classic 75-74--149 (+22) T9/89
Anteater Invitational 75-74-73--222 (+6) T5/73
BYU Dixie Classic 77-83-79--239 (+23) 34/70
MWC Championship 70-70-74--214 (+1) 4th/30
NCAA West Regional 81-76-77--234 (+18) T63/108
2002-2003
OSU Shanico Invitational 76-73-73--222 T8th
Dick McGuire Invitational 80-78-82--240 T58th
Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational 76-75-78--229 T20th
Rainbow Wahine Classic 74-76-72--222 T11th
Las Vegas Founders 73-77-76--226 10th
Arizona Invitational 80-84-81--245 T78th
Texas A&M Mo-morial 86-76--162 T59th
Pioneer Bruin Classic 79-79-76--234 T28th
BYU Dixie Classic 77-75-81--233 T31st
MWC Championships 80-78-80--238 T20th
2001-2002
Rainbow Wahine Classic* 90-81-77--248 T87th
Bronco Fall Classic* 78-83--161 T48th
BYU Dixie Classic* 78-84-81--243 T62th
*Competed as an individual
BYU Career Stats
Season Events Rnds. Strokes Avg. Lw Rd. Top 20
04-05 9 27 2,106 78.0 73 4
03-04 12 34 2,613 76.8 69 5
02-03 10 29 2,251 77.6 72 5
01-02 3 8 652 81.5 77 0
Total 34 98 7,622 77.77 69 14



2001-2002 | Freshman Year

*Made her collegiate debut in the Rainbow Wahine Fall Golf Classic as an individual and finished with a 54-hole total of 248
*Had a second showing at the BYU Dixie Classic as an individual, and finished tied for 62nd out of 119 golfers
*Ranked 19th at BYU in overall stroke average as a freshman with 80.8
Summer 2002:
*Qualified for the top 64 players to play match-play in the U.S. Publinks Amateur
Summer 2003:
*Finished 8th of 22 at the West Coast Ladies Golf Tour Professional Tournament

2002-2003 | Sophomore Year

*Recorded third-best sophomore stroke average in BYU history with 77.5 and the lowest individual scoring average on the season
*Clinched her first top 10 finish in the OSU/Shanico Invitational shooting six-over-par 76-73-73--222, 8th place
*Finished top 20 with 76-75-78--229 (+10) in the Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational
*Shot a low round of 72 in the final round of the Rainbow Wahine Classic 74-76-72--222 (+6) and tied for 11th
*Closed the fall season with another top 10 finish at the Las Vegas Founders and led the tournament after the first round (73-77-76--226 +10)
*Tied for 28th 79-79-76--234 (+18) at the UCLA Bruins Classic
*Tied for 31st 77-75-81--233 (+16) at the BYU Dixie Classic

2003-2004 | Junior Year

*Place 3rd in 2004 Utah Women's State Am by carding a 68-78-73--219
*Tied for 27th place with 78-74-77--229 at the Dick McGuire Invitational
*Recorded her personal best round (69) at the Lady Aztec Invitational in San Diego, where she had her best college finish: 3rd place
*Took 20th at Bay Area Classic, shooting 77-88--165
*Placed ninth at Bobcat Desert Classic with 75-74--149
*Grabbed her fourth top-20 finish as she placed fifth at the Anteater Invitational, shooting 75-74-73--222
*Strongest performance occured at the Mountain West Conference Championship when she carded a 70-70-74--214 to finish fourth overall

2004-2005 | Senior Year

*Finished 10th at Ron Moore Women's Classic
*Finished tied for 14th at the NCAA West Regional helping her team advance to the NCAA Championship for the first time 20 years
*Finished 18th at the MWC Championships