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Lauren Whyte

Lauren  Whyte


St. Andrews, Scotland




Five Women’s Golfers Named WGCA All-American Scholars

Baylor’s five selections tied for fifth-most nationally


WG Finishes Strong to Take Sixth at Big 12 Championship

Bears shoot best round of tournament with 2-over-par to climb from 8th to 6th


Women’s Golf Remains Eighth at Big 12 Championship

Giovana Maymon tied for 12th individually heading to final round


Women’s Golf in Eighth Place at Big 12 Championship

Maria Vesga tied for 13th individually


Women's Golf Looks to Repeat at Big 12 Championship

Bears won first-ever conference title last season at same course

Second-year sophomore, helped Baylor to national runner-up finish during 2014-15 freshman season ... Didn’t join Baylor lineup until team’s eighth tournament during 2014-15 season, but remained in lineup for final six events, helping BU to first-ever conference title, first-ever regional title and NCAA Championship runner-up finish ... Won on sixth playoff hole in NCAA Championship semifinal match against Duke’s Lisa Maguire, clinching BU’s spot in title match against Stanford ... Two-time Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll and Baylor Dean’s List member.

Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll (spring 2015)
Dean’s List (spring 2015)

Played in final six tournaments, all as member of Baylor lineup ... Made debut as member of BU lineup playing No. 5 at Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic ... Shot 9-over 81 to tie for 36th in stroke play round ... Dropped two matches to players ranked among nation’s top five ... Lost 5-and-3 against No. 1-ranked Leona Maguire of Duke ... Fell 3-and-2 to No. 4-ranked Bronte Law of UCLA ... Defeated South Carolina’s Ainhoa Olarro, 4-and-2, to help Baylor claim fifth place at Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic ... Moved to No. 4 spot in lineup for UTSA Tri-Match, finished sixth at 2-over 146 ... Climbed to No. 3 spot for Ping ASU Invitational, tied for 27th at 4-over 220, including 1-under 71 in first round ... Played in No. 5 spot in final three tournaments ... Helped Baylor claim first-ever conference title by shooting 12-over 228 to tie for 28th place at Big 12 Championship ... Contributed to Baylor’s first-ever regional title by tying for 67th place at 9-over 225 at NCAA San Antonio Regional ... Finished in 84th place in stroke play portion of NCAA Championship with 54-over 342 ... Went 1-2 in match play at NCAA Championship ... Dropped quarterfinal match to Tennessee’s Hannah Pietila, 4-and-2, but BU advanced to semifinals with 3-1-1 victory ... Claimed dramatic win on sixth playoff hole against Duke’s Lisa Maguire in NCAA Championship semifinals, sending Baylor to title match with 3-2 victory ... Lost to Stanford’s Shannon Aubert, 4-and-3, as BU lost 2-3 in championship match ... Named to Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll and Baylor Dean’s List.

Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll (fall 2014)
Dean’s List (fall 2014)

Made collegiate debut playing as individual at “Mo”morial ... Tied for 20th after shooting 10-over 226 ... Did not see any action as member of Baylor lineup ... Named to fall 2014 Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll and Baylor Dean’s List.

Product of St. Andrews, Scotland, and the Scottish Golf Academy ... Won 2012 Paul Lawrie Scottish U18 Girls Championship and was 2011 Scottish Schools Champion, as well as a 2012 Scottish Girls winner ... Selected to represent Great Britain in Australian Youth Olympic Festival in January 2013 ... Three-time Fife Girls Champion.

Family has membership at St. Andrew's - The Home of Golf.

Lowest round:
71, twice, last at Big 12 Conference Championship (spring 2015)
Lowest 18-hole score: 71, Ping ASU Invitational (spring 2015)
Lowest 36-hole score: 143, Ping ASU Invitational (spring 2015)
Lowest 54-hole score: 220, Ping ASU Invitational (spring 2015)
Best finish: t-20th, “Mo”morial (fall 2014)
Top 5 finishes: none
Top 10 finishes: none
Top 25 finishes: 1, “Mo”morial (fall 2014)

Year Events Rds Strokes Avg Par +
Top 5
Top 10
Top 25
2014-15 7 19 1,468 77.26 4 - - 1
Career 7 19 1,468 77.26 4 - - 1
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