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Josefin Svenningsson

Josefin  Svenningsson


Gislaved, Sweden

High School:
Gislaved Gymnasium





Davis, Taylor Earn All-Big 12 WG Honors

Taylor named Big 12 Freshman of the Year

"Josefin is everything a coach could ask for. She was selected for our Golden Bear award and rightfully so. She is always ready to play, is a leader by example, has a great work ethic and she tees it up to win! Her competitive spirit sets the tone for our team. I hope her senior year adds up to be her best."
-Head Coach Sylvia Ferdon

Fall 2005 [Senior]: Finished tied for first at Ptarmigan Classic and broke Baylor's all-time 54-hole low at six-under par (210) and all-time 18-hole low with 68... Became Baylor's first three-time individual medalist with CSU title... Also broke personal fall scoring average with 73.58 and personal low round with 68 at Ptarmigan Classic... Finished 11th at Kent Youel Invitational (227)... Enters the spring ranked 24th nationally.

2004- 2005 (Junior): Competed at all 12 events with three top-10 finishes... Claimed second individual title at Baylor-Tapatio Shootout finishing with 221... Placed second at Berning Classic, shooting 225 and tied for sixth at Big 12 Championships (227) and was named to All-Tournament Team... At Price's "Give Em Five" Intercollegiate, tied for fourth with 222 (73-73-76)... Tied for eighth at Ross Resorts Invitational, shooting 235 (80-76-79)... Placed 37th at NCAA Regional (230)...Received Golden Bear award, along with teammate Anna Rehnholm.

2003-2004 (Sophomore): Competed in every tournament... Led Bears in first-ever trip to NCAA Championships... Tied for 20th, highest-ever individual finish by a Baylor player at the national tournament, shooting a 292 (74-72-72-74)... Earned all-region honors by placing third at NCAA Central Regional with a 218 (75-72-71)... Earned All-Big 12 Conference second-team honors, finishing seventh in the conference with a 75.00 stroke average... Tied for 25th at Big 12 Championships with 154 (79-75)... Led team to third-place finish shooting 79-72-73 (224) tying for third at Maxwell-Berning Classic... Finished ninth at "Mo" Morial Invitational with a 225 (73-77-75)... Led the team to victory at adidas Fall Invitational, earning individual medalist honors with Baylor record 54-hole total of 210... Shot 69 at both Ptarmigan/Ram Classic and adidas Fall Invitational, which were her career-low rounds and tied Baylor single-round record... Placed seventh at Ptarmigan/Ram Classic and tied for sixth at the Price's "Give Em Five" Invitational... Earned Bears' yearly MVP award with the lowest stroke average of 75.00... Named to spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.

2002-03 (Freshman): Had one top-20 finish at Baylor-Tapatio Springs Shootout, shooting rounds of 79-76-80 (235)... Her lowest total of spring was at Lady Gator Tournament with rounds of 79-76-79 (234)... Had back-to-back top-35 finishes, shooting rounds of 75-80-78 (233) at adidas Fall Invitational, followed by 76-80-81 (237) at Pine Needles Collegiate... Second on team in driving accuracy (.851)... Made fall Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.

Internationally: Played seven events on the Swedish Telia Tour with three top-10 finishes... Finished third at the Smadalaro Gard Cup, fifth at the Swedish National Match and ninth at the Gullberg's Ladies Open...Won the 2004 Swedish Junior Match Play Championship in June 2004...In July 2004, finished third at the Lady Juniors European Tour Championship with the Swedish National Team.

High School: Runner-up at Isaberg Junior Championship... Had top-25 finish at Denmark Telia Tour Championship in 2001...Also had a top-10 finish in Swedish Junior National Championship and a top-15 finish in Bankboken Tour Elite and member of Southern Region Junior Championship team.

Personal: Born Feb. 7, 1983, in Gislaved, Sweden... Daughter of Thomas and Kerstin Svenningsson... Has three siblings, Ida (18), Emelie (23, twin sister) and Hanna-Sofia (26)... Sister, Hanna-Sofia, was a four-year letter winner for the Bears from 1999-2003... Communication specialist major.

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