|Club||Mike Don Kotnik||Toledo Juniors||Maumee||OH|
|High School||Cindy Palmer|
|Total Rnds||AVG||18 BEST||36 BEST||54 BEST||72 BEST|
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76/77 in the 2016 NWO PGA Junior Championships at South ToledoCountry Club finishing 2nf overall in July 2016.
Shot 74 in the first HS tournament of the 2016 season on 8/5/16...Notre Dame Invitational. Tied for 1st and lost a on whole playoff.
Shot 75 at the second HS tournament of the 2016 tournament... Findlay Invitational. Came in second overall.
Shot 76/77 in the 2016 NWO PGA Junior championships at South toledo Country Club finishing 2nd overall in July 2016.
Shot 74 in the first HS tournament of the 2016 season on 8/5/16...Notre Dame Invitational. Tied for 1st and lost on a one hole playoff.
Shot 75 in the second HS tournament of the 2016 season on 8/8/16... Findlay Invite. Came in 2nd place overall.
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Rookie of the year as a freshman in 2013 at WHS. 2014 2nd Team All TRAC Conference. 2014 Academic All TRAC. 2014 Second team NWOGGL. Honorable Mention Northwest Ohio District Golf. 5th place finish in the TJGA 2015 summer tournament season. First team All-TRAC conference 2015. 2015 Academic All TRAC. 2015 First team NWOGGL. 2nd place overall individual OHSAA Sectional tournament shooting 82. 2015 OHSAA District Qualifier. 2nd team All-Northwest Ohio District Golf. 2016 summer tournament schedule has picked up with improvement from where last season ended. Best finish so far was in the NWO PGA championships where I shot 76/77 placing second overall. In the 5 tournaments entered so far in 2016 I have an 81.0 avg and 3 top 3 finishes. High School season starts August 1st and my goal is to improve my overall avg from last season , make it out of sectionals, and contend at districts. Qualified 1st for 2016 HS team for 2nd year in a row and placed 2nd in the first tournament of the season on 8/5/16(Notre Dame Invitational) and 2nd in the second tournament of the season on 8/8/16 (Findlay Invite). Finished senior season 3rd time All-TRAC conference, 3 time academic All-Conference, 3 time All-NW Ohio district, and 2 time state district qualifier. Also was Whitmer HS athlete of the week and student of the week Toledo Blade.
Didn't begin golf until July of 2013. I was hooked immediately by the ability to compete individually against the course as well as being a member of a team. I have taken numerous lessons and practice countless hours to try and raise my game to the level of competitiveness I desire. In a short 24 month period I have been able to go from golfing my first round of golf in which I couldnt even count how many strokes I had to averaging 85.3/18 holes in the 2015 summer tournament season. I played JV my freshman year in 2013 averaging 105/18 holes. I played the TJGA tour the summer of 2014 finishing 12th overall out of 41 golfers with a 93.5/18 avg. In my sophomore year I was 2nd team all Trac Conference, All Academic Trac conference, Honorable mention Northwest Ohio District golf. After the 2014 season I worked on my swing/game through the winter at area indoor facilities with my swing coach preparing for the summer 2015 tournament schedule as well as my Junior year in High School season. I was able to cut an additional 7+ strokes off my 2014 summer avg. by averaging 86.3/18 in the 2015 TJGA summer tour finishing 5th overall out of 42 girls. I qualified 1st spot on my varsity golf team and started the season on a strong note with an 80 at the Lady Trojan invite at Sycamore Springs CC on 8/6/2015. I shot an 88 at Highland Meadows in the Sylvania Invitational on 8/9/15. Shot an 82 at White Pines in the Perrysburg Invitational on 8/10/15. Shot 80 at Bedford Hill TRAC tournament on 8/19/15 bringing junior high school season average to an 85.8. Ended up finishing the 2015 High School conference season of 18 rounds with an 84.32 avg. cutting over 9 strokes from my 2014 High School season. I finished 5th overall in the TRAC Conference making First team All TRAC as well as All Academic TRAC. Next up is the state tournament where I set a preseason goal of making it out of sectionals and making the district tournament. The sectionals are on 10/7/15. I continue to work with my swing coach and practice countless hours concentrating on short game and mechanics. I have the drive and passion to continue my efforts to be one of the areas best junior golfers. Goal met!!! 2nd place overall individual at sectionals shooting 82. Districts bound! 2016 has begun now and I will be updating as I play. So far I have an 81.0 avg. and the high school season begins first week of August. Shot 74 in first HS tournament of the year on 8/5/2016 lowering season avg . to 79.83. Shot 75 in second HS tournament of the year on 8/8/2016 lowering season average again to 79.1. Shot a 75 in the third HS tournament of the year on 8/9/16 lowering average to 78.63. Finished my senior high school tournament slate coming in 2nd overall at the state sectional tournament with an 82 qualifying for districts. Came in 6th overall at the district tournament falling short of the state finals. Ended my senior season by cutting 4+ strokes from my junior year average finishing with an 80.26 avg.
I am a very determined and goal oriented member of the class of 2017 at Whitmer High School in Toledo, Ohio. I am involved in many school and civic activities. I play viola in the school orchestra as well as in the regional honors orchestra. I am a member of National Honor Society. I play on the varsity golf team. I volunteer at a number of youth camps as well as our local library. I tutor at my high school. I try and lead by example in giving 100% to everything I participate in knowing that by doing so I will someday be rewarded with the ability to achieve all my life's goals.
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