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Natalie Newren Athlete Profile

Natalie Newren

Natalie Newren
Height: 5-6 Roster Years: 2001-2005 Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT


The daughter of Brent and Jan Newren ... sisters, Nicole and Rachel, play on the BYU golf team...majoring in Commercial Recreation Management, and minoring in Business...tied her best collegiate round at the Kent Youel Invitational in Hawai`i.

Before BYU

*Played all four years of golf at Cottonwood High School
*Placed second at the 1999 Utah State Championship at Eagle Wood Golf Course in Bountiful
*Won the Utah State Amateur in 2001
*Placed ninth at the PGA National in 2000


Dick McGuire Invitational 69-76-75--220 (+1) T10/93
Ron Moore Women's Classic 74-73-78--225 (+9) T7/89
Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational 84-80-88--252 (+36) 63/71
Lady Aztec Fall Invitational 78-72--150 (+6) T14/82
Las Vegas Showdown 74-76-81--231 (+15) T46/90
Bay Area Classic 85-79--164 (+20) T32/70
Spartan Invitational 80-80-73--233 (+20) T51/75
BYU Dixie Classic 82-77--159 (+15) T13/78
MWC Championship 80-75-83--238 (+25) T21/30
NCAA West Regional 77-73-80--230 (+14) T44/109
NCAA Championship 79-78-87-77--321 (+33) T121/126
Dick McGuire Invitational 77-80-79--236 (+20) T46/96
Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational 74-77-79--230 (+14) T20/80
Lady Aztec Invitational 74-75-79--228 (+12) T19/107
Kent Youel Invitational 72-77-78--227 (+11) T13/91
Las Vegas Founders 86-85-W ----
Bay Area Classic 83-89--172 (+28) T44/72
Texas A&M Mo-morial 84-78-80--242 (+26) T72/86
Bobcat Desert Classic 77-72--149 (+5) T9/89
Anteater Invitational 80-76-74--230 (+14) T18/73
BYU Dixie Classic 75-75-80--230 (+14) T19/70
MWC Championship 78-74-73--225 (+12) 19/30
NCAA West Regional 76-79-76--231 (+15) T49/108
Oregon State Shanico 82-77-80--239 T60
Dick McGuire Invitational 78-78-79--235 T39
Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational 75-79-80--234 T32
Rainbow Invitational 75-77-73--225 T21
Las Vegas Founders 79-76-77--232 T23
Wildcat Invitational 76-75-79--230 T33
UCLA Bruins Classic 85-88-79--252 83rd
BYU Dixie Classic 76-82-75--233 T31
MWC Championship 80-82-77--239 22nd
Dick McGuire Invitational 78-75-73--226 T19th
Oregon State Shanico 78-76-80--234 T47th
Rainbow Wahine Classic 80-80-75--235 T40th
Bay Area Classic 82-82--164 T60th
Pioneer Bruin Classic 72-77-82--231 T36th
Nike Duck Invitational 78-72-83--233 T39th
BYU Dixie Classic 74-78-72--224 T8th
MWC Championship 74-79-73--226 T14th
NCAA West Regional 82-86-76--244 85th
BYU Career Stats
Season Events Rnds. Stokes Avg. Lw Rd. Top 20
04-05 11 31 2,423 78.1 69 4
03-04 12 33 2,571 77.9 72 6
02-03 9 27 2,119 78.5 73 0
01-02 9 26 2,017 77.6 72 3
Total 41 117 9,130 78.0 69 13

2001-2002 | Freshman Year

*Recorded a 28-over 244 to finish 85th at her first career NCAA West Regional
*Played in eight of BYU's nine tournaments; an illness prevented her from playing in every event
*Named Mountain West Conference Women's Golfer of the Month for April, after finishing a career-high eighth at the BYU Dixie Classic
*Finished in a tie for 14th at the MWC Championship
*Started her career by carding a 226, which put her in a tie for 19th at the Dick McGuire Invitational
*Ranked third at BYU for overall stroke average as a freshman with 77.6
*Shot career-low rounds of 72 in three straight tournaments; Pioneer Bruin Classic, Nike/Duck Invitational and BYU Dixie Classic
*Named Moutain West Freshman of the Month in April

2002-2003 | Sophomore Year

5{ every tournament of the year
*Ranked 7th at BYU for overall stroke average as a sophomore with 78.5
*Tied for 39th with 78-78-79--235 (+16) in New Mexico's Dick McGuire Invitational
*Tied for 32nd with 75-79-80--234 (+24) in the Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational
*Tied for 21st with 75-77-73--225 (+9) in the Rainbow Wahine Classic, shooting a season-low round 73
*Tied for 23rd in the Las Vegas Founders with 79-76-77--232 (+16)
*Tied for 33rd with 76-75-79--230 (+14) in the Wildcat Invitational
*Tied for 31th with 76-82-75--233 (+17) in the BYU Dixie Classic
Summer 2002:
*Won the Brigham City Amateur in June after shooting 71 at Eaglemountain G.C.
*Finished third in the Women's Utah State Amateur at Ogden C.C. after shooting a three-day total of 224

2003-2004 | Junior Year

*Place 4th at 2004 Utah Women's State Am at Valley View G.C.
*Started the fall season with a score of 77-80-79--236, tying for 46th of 96 golfers at the Dick McGuire Invitational
*Tied at 20th place of 80 golfers at the Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational (74-77-79--230 +14)
*Tied for 19th out of 107 golfers at the Lady Aztec, playing consistently throughout the tournament (74-75-79--228 +12)
*Had her best finish in the fall season, as she tied at 13th of 91 golfers (72-77-78--227)
*Placed ninth at the Bobcat Desert Classic, her best finish of the year
*Took 18th at Anteater Invitational, shooting 80-76-74--230
*Finished 19th at BYU Dixie Classic with a steady 75-75-80--230

2004-2005 | Senior Year

*Help lead team to sixth place finish at NCAA West Regional and advancement to the NCAA Championship
*Finished tied 13th at the BYU Dixie Classic helping her team finish third overall
*Led team with three Top-20 finishes in the fall
*Set career-low 69 at Dick McGuire Invitational
*Started season with two consecutive Top-10 finishes
*Finished a career-best No. 7 at Ron Moore Women's Classic