2011-12 Women's Golf Headlines

May 3, 2012
SCU’s Balbina Guajardo Ranks No. 3 Among Mexico's Amateurs
Santa Clara University junior golfer Balbina Guajardo is ranked No. 3 nationally among all amateur women’s players from Mexico.

April 19, 2012
SCU's Taylor Camany Earns Spot Among WCC's Best Golfers
The West Coast Conference announced the 2012 women's golf individual award-winners and all-conference team Thursday afternoon.

April 18, 2012
FINAL WCC Women's Golf Championship Report: Three Broncos Place Among Top 15
Santa Clara University had three women's golfers place among the tournament's top 15 at the 2012 WCC Golf Championship at San Juan Oaks Golf Club in Hollister.

April 17, 2012
WCC Women's Golf Championship Report: Round Two
Tamara Surtees shot the day's best round to lead all women's players at the 2012 WCC Golf Championship in Hollister.

April 16, 2012
WCC Women's Golf Championship Report: Round One
Santa Clara University and its women's golf program saw junior Balbina Guajardo post an opening round 5-over par 77 to sit three shots off the lead.

April 13, 2012
Golfing Pedigree: Freshman Kaci McCartan Emerging as a Young Star at SCU
True freshman Kaci McCartan has grown and improved tremendously as the 2012 season has progressed, establishing herself as one the most promising rising stars on the Santa Clara University women’s golf team.

April 11, 2012
Bronco Women Play Best Golf of the Year; WCC Championship Next Week
The Santa Clara University women’s golf team will enter next week’s WCC Championships playing its best golf of the 2011-12 season.

April 10, 2012
Camany, Guajardo Help Bronco Women Move Up the Leaderboard
Santa Clara University's Taylor Camany surged up the leaderboard, advancing 20 spots Tuesday during second round play of the 2012 Wyoming Cowgirl Classic.

April 9, 2012
Kaci McCartan Shines Down the Stretch in Opening Round Play at Ocotillo
Santa Clara University freshman Kaci McCartan birdied twice during her final eight holes Monday during opening-round play of the 2012 Wyoming Cowgirl Classic at Ocotillo Golf Resort in Chandler, Ariz.

April 4, 2012
An Inside Look at SCU Women's Golf: Videos/Blogs from the Players Perspective
Fans of the program should check this out ....

March 27, 2012
Guajardo and the Broncos Place Among Top 15 at Dove Canyon
Santa Clara University junior Balbina Guajardo turned in another top 15 finish, placing 14th to lead all Broncos at the 2012 Anteater Invitational at Dove Canyon Country Club.

March 26, 2012
SCU's Balbina Guajardo In Position to Win 2012 Anteater Invitational
Santa Clara University junior Balbina Guajardo out-played the entire field in the second round of the 2012 Anteater Invitational Monday.

March 21, 2012
Bronco Golfers Take On Dove Canyon CC, Academic Finals
The Santa Clara University women’s golf team will contend with Dove Canyon Country Club and a regionally-dominated field of 15 schools Monday and Tuesday.

March 14, 2012
Tamara Surtees Tabbed as All-WCC Preseason Pick; Opens Up About Her Career Thus Far
Santa Clara University senior golfer Tamara Surtees (Waikoloa, Hawaii/Hawaii Preparatory Academy) was named to the 2012 All-West Coast Conference Preseason Team.

March 13, 2012
Surtees and Guajardo Combine for 12 Birdies; Finish Among Top 15 in Fresno
Balbina Guajardo (pictured) and Tamara Surtees turned in top 15 finishes at the 2012 Fresno State Lexus Classic at Copper River Country Club.

March 12, 2012
SCU Gets Terrific Opening Rounds from Tamara Surtees and Balbina Guajardo in Fresno
Tamara Surtees birdied two of her final five holes and teammate Balbina Guajardo shot an opening-round 1-under par 71 at the 2012 Fresno State Lexus Classic.

March 7, 2012
Broncos Bring Aggressive Approach Into Fresno State’s Lexus Classic
Scoring and the right scoring mentality has been the focus for the Santa Clara University women’s golf team in preparation for the 2012 Fresno State Lexus Classic.

February 19, 2012
Balbina Guajardo Places 13th Among Strong Field at Stanford's Peg Barnard Invitational
Santa Clara University's Balbina Guajardo played well in Sunday's final round of Stanford's Peg Barnard Invitational, finishing 13th among a strong, 70-woman field.

February 18, 2012
Guajardo and Surtees Among Leaders at Peg Barnard Invitational
Santa Clara upperclassmen Balbina Guajardo and Tamara Surtees are among the top 25 individual players after the opening day of Stanford's Peg Barnard Invitational.

February 16, 2012
Hard Work, Early Morning Practices Have Broncos Prepared for Stellar Field at Stanford This Weekend
In its 2012 debut this weekend in Palo Alto, Santa Clara University’s women’s golf team will face its toughest competition of the season.

January 11, 2012
The Californian Names Signee Meghan Shain its 'Girls Golf Player of the Year'
Santa Clara University Broncos women’s golf signee Meghan Shain has been named The Californian's Girls Golf Player of the Year,

January 4, 2012
The Immersion Experience: An Inside Look at SCU Women's Golf with Kelsy O'Brien
As far as the eye could see, we were surrounded by a dense sea of low-income housing – home to the 80,000 people that reside in San Juan de Miraflores.

December 21, 2011
Women's Golf Bocce Ball Fundraiser Set for Sunday, Feb. 26
The Santa Clara University women's golf team will be hosting its annual fundraiser on Sunday, February 26 in Los Gatos.

November 17, 2011
Santa Clara Women’s Golf Inks an Outstanding Class for 2012-13
The Santa Clara University women’s golf program and head coach Krystal Kelly has announced the signing of four highly accomplished student-athletes.

November 9, 2011
The Road to Success! - An Inside Look at SCU Women's Golf
From a player's perspective, the Bronco women's golf team shares some images and experiences of the week that was...

November 8, 2011
Balbina Guajardo Leads Santa Clara to Second-Straight Tournament Title
The Santa Clara women’s golf team has done it again, winning the 2011 Lamkin Grip Cal Poly Invitational at Cypress Ridge Golf Course near Pismo Beach.

November 7, 2011
SCU Women Surge Ahead at Lamkin Grip Cal Poly Invitational
Fresh off a tournament victory last time out, the Santa Clara University women’s golf team is off to another great start, this time leading Cal Poly’s Lamkin Grip Invitational.

November 4, 2011
Bronco Women Tee It Up on Central Coast Monday and Tuesday
Playing in the program’s final event of the fall season, the Santa Clara University women’s golf team looks to build on their victory two weeks ago when they tee it up at Cypress Ridge Golf Course.

October 26, 2011
An Inside Look at SCU Women's Golf: What are the Odds??
Many people like to say 'Hard work pays off!' and we've definitely had a week full of surprises and good news!

October 25, 2011
Camany, Broncos Win Tournament Titles at SCU Colby Invitational
The Santa Clara University women's golf team won its own SCU Colby Invitational with sophomore Taylor Camany claiming the Bill Kahl Trophy as the individual medalist.

October 24, 2011
Bronco Women Off to a Great Start at SCU Colby Invitational in San Jose
The Santa Clara University women’s golf team turned in its best round of the season this afternoon at Silver Creek Country Club.

October 10, 2011
Marygrace Colby, Bill Kahl Honored as Part of SCU Golf’s Colby Invitational Oct. 24-25
Bronco women's golf is preparing to host its annual SCU Colby Invitational at San Jose's Silver Creek Valley Country Club on Monday and Tuesday, October 24-25.

October 6, 2011
The FRYS.COM Experience! SCU Golfers Meet Tiger, Rocco and Ben Crane
Santa Clara University junior Balbina Guajardo shares some images and her experiences at the PGA's Frys.com Open here in the South Bay.

October 3, 2011
Three SCU Women’s Golfers Finish Inside Top 20 at Monarch Dunes
Santa Clara University had three players finish inside the top 20 at the 2011 Firestone Grill Cal Poly Invitational at Monarch Dunes Golf Club.

October 3, 2011
Bronco Women's Golf Playing Final Round at Monarch Dunes
Taylor Camany and Balbina Guajardo are among the leaderboard’s top 15 at the Firestone Grill Cal Poly Invitational at Monarch Dunes Golf Club.

October 2, 2011
Women's Golf: Behind the Scenes at Cal Poly
Follow the Santa Clara women's golf team in Cal Poly, Saturday, Oct. 1 through Monday, October 3. Player notes, pictures and a blog can be found on SantaClaraBroncos.com.

September 29, 2011
Cal Poly’s Invite Offers Early-Season Test for SCU Women’s Golf
Santa Clara will have the privilege of playing Monarch Dunes Golf Club's ‘Old Course,’ named one of "America's Top 50 Golf Courses for Women" by Golf Digest.

September 13, 2011
Tamara Surtees is Top Bronco Finisher in Season’s First Event
In the 100-player field, All-West Coast Conference senior Tamara Surtees was among the leaders in Par-4 scoring in Fort Collins.

September 9, 2011
Brand New Season Begins Monday for SCU Women’s Golfers
Excitement for a new era of women’s golf surrounds Santa Clara University’s season-opening event at Colorado State’s Ptarmigan Ram Fall Classic on Monday.

July 13, 2011
SCU Women’s Golf Strengthens Roster for Upcoming Season
The Santa Clara University women’s golf program has added a pair of accomplished players to its 2011-12 roster, including Houston Baptist’s Balbina Guajardo (right) and University of Louisville's Morgan McClure (left).

June 30, 2011
Bronco Student-Athletes Record School Record 3.14 GPA For Spring 2011 Quarter
Recording the highest grade point average in Santa Clara history, Bronco student-athletes recorded a school record 3.14 gpa for the spring 2011 quarter. The previous high-water mark for the student-athletes one quarter gpa was 3.11 in the winter of 2009. In addition 92 student-athletes achieved a 3.5 GPA this quarter. Santa Clara's student-athletes have achieved a 3.0 GPA or better 13 of the last 14 quarters. Santa Clara's cumulative gpa for its student-athletes is 3.097.