Senior Valerie Sternebeck paces Lady Bears with second-round 73
BAYLOR PERSONAL RECORDS Lowest 18-hole score: 69, NCAA West Regional (spring 2012) Lowest 36-hole score: 143, BancorpSouth Rebel Intercollegiate (spring 2012) Lowest 54-hole score: 216, BancorpSouth Rebel Intercollegiate (spring 2012) Top 5 finishes: 1, at BancorpSouth Rebel Intercollegiate (spring 2012) Top 10 finishes: 1, at BancorpSouth Rebel Intercollegiate (spring 2012)
SPRING 2012 (TRUE FRESHMAN) Competed in five of Baylor's seven spring events ... Tied for 32nd at spring-opening UCF Challenge, shooting 7-over 223 ... Tied for 69th at SunTrust Gator Women's Invitational (24-over 234) ... Best career finish came during Baylor's win at BancorpSouth Rebel Intercollegiate ... Finished fourth overall with even-par 216, including career-low-tying 71 in second round at Rebel Intercollegiate ... Made Big 12 Women's Golf Championship debut, tying for 29th overall (16-over 232) ... Carded career-low 69 in final round at NCAA West Regional to tie for 35th overall with 7-over (79-75-69=223) ... Tied for 102nd at NCAA Championship, shooting 21-over (75-79-77-78=309).
FALL 2011 (TRUE FRESHMAN) BIG 12 COMMISSIONER'S HONOR ROLL (FALL 2011) One of two freshmen to start in all four fall tournaments ... Made collegiate debut during Baylor's season opener at Ptarmigan Ram Fall Classic ... Tied for 33rd overall at Ptarmigan Ram Fall Classic, shooting 10-over (76-72-78=226) ... Shot 20-over (79-83-77=239) to tie for 83rd at Branch Law Firm / Dick McGuire Invitational ... Matched career low at Price's "Give 'Em Five," shooting 10-over 226 to tie for 37th overall ... Tied for 51st at Alamo Invitational, shooting 15-over (76-74-81=231) ... Named to Dean's List and Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
SUMMER 2011 Won Collegiate Players Tour event in Myrtle Beach, S.C., posting 36-hole score of 7-over 151.
HIGH SCHOOL Was a two-sport star at Bangor (Pa.) Area Senior HS ... Was a four-year letterwinner in golf for head coach Colleen Schiavone ... Also lettered four years in track and field for head coach Mark Hopstetter ... Nominated for Wendy's High School Heisman Award ... Received Donley Award for Excellence ... Colonial League Student-Athlete ... Named to American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) HP Scholastic Junior All-American team in 2009 and 2010 ... Four-time all-state golfer ... Four-time Colonial League champion ... Three-time District XI champion ... Was 2010 PIAA East Regional Tournament champion ... Three-time Express-Times and Morning Call Golfer of the Year ... Bangor Area Senior HS golf team MVP all four years ... Track team MVP in 2011 Named 2011 Bangor Exchange Club Female Athlete of the Year ... 12 top-five finishes in AJGA events, including a pair of second-place finishes at the 2007 Rhode Island Classic and 2008 Natural Resource Partners Bluegrass Junior ... Two-time United States Golf Association (USGA) Women's Amateur Public Links qualifier in 2007 and 2010 ... Also qualified for 2008 USGA Women's Open Sectional and 2009 USGA Girls Junior Championship
PERSONAL Full name is Stani Alexa Schiavone ... Born May 26, 1992, in East Stroudsburg, Pa. ... Daughter of Mark and Colleen Schiavone ... Was class Salutatorian ... Member of National Honor Society at Bangor Area Senior HS ... Served as Varsity "B" Club Vice President and President of Student-Athlete Leadership Club ... Volunteer instructor at junior golf clinics ... Major in undecided.