2013-14 Santa Clara Women's Golf News

April 17, 2014
Freman Named West Coast Conference Women’s Golf Freshman Of The Year
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – With three tournament titles and top-10 finishes in nine of 11 events this season, Santa Clara’s Annie Freman was selected the West Coast Conference women’s golf Freshman of the Year becoming the first Bronco to capture the award. Freman was also named to the All-Conference Team with Taylor Camany and Monique Riley earning Honorable Mention recognition in a vote of the league’s head coaches.

April 16, 2014
Women’s Golf Places Fourth At WCC Championship
BREMERTON, Wash. – Sophomore Monique Riley recorded her first career top-10 finish leading the Santa Clara women’s golf team to a fourth place standing at the West Coast Conference Championship, completed today at the 6,083-yard, par-72 Olympic Course at the Gold Mountain Golf Club in Bremerton, Wash.

April 15, 2014
Career-Best Round From Riley Leads Women’s Golf To Fourth At WCC Championship
BREMERTON, Wash. – Led by a career-best round from sophomore Monique Riley, the Santa Clara women’s golf team was the only squad to improve its second round score ending the day with a 303 to move into fourth place at the West Coast Conference Championship contested at the 6,083-yard, par-72 Olympic Course at the Gold Mountain Golf Club in Bremerton, Wash.

April 14, 2014
Difficult First Round Leaves Women’s Golf In Fifth After Day One Of WCC Championship
BREMERTON, Wash. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team picked an inopportune time to post its highest score of the spring. The Broncos’ score of 311 leaves them in fifth place after round one of the West Coast Conference Golf Championship, played today at the 6,083-yard, par-72 Olympic Course at the Gold Mountain Golf Club in Bremerton, Wash.

April 14, 2014
Women’s Golf Looks To Carry Momentum Into WCC Championship
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Looking to continue the momentum of one of the best seasons in program history, the Santa Clara women’s golf team will attempt to dethrone 12-time defending champion Pepperdine and win its first WCC Golf Championship when the tournament begins Monday at the 6,083-yard, par-72 Olympic Course at the Gold Mountain Golf Club in Bremerton, Wash.

April 10, 2014
EYEBRONCO: Women's Golf Prepares for WCC Championship
EYEBRONCO made its way to Cinnabar Hills Golf Club to visit with the women's golf team ahead of next week's WCC Championship in Bremerton, Wash. Take a look at the practice and some interviews here!

April 8, 2014
Women’s Golf Places Second; Freman Wins Scorecard Playoff For Individual Trophy At Cowgirl Classic
MARICOPA, Ariz. – Freshman Annie Freman shot a career-best final round and made up five strokes to finish in a three-way tie for first and was awarded medalist honors on a scorecard playoff leading the Santa Clara women’s golf team to a second place finish at the 20-team Wyoming Cowgirl Classic, completed today at the Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Club in Maricopa, Ariz.

April 7, 2014
Women’s Golf In Fourth Place; Freman Tied For Third After First Day Of Cowgirl Classic
MARICOPA, Ariz. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team is in fourth place, just seven shots off the lead and freshman Annie Freman is tied for third place on the individual leaderboard after the first 36 holes of the 20-team Wyoming Cowgirl Classic, played today at the Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Club in Maricopa, Ariz.

April 6, 2014
Women’s Golf Closes Out Regular Season At Cowgirl Classic
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team closes out its regular season competing in the Wyoming Cowgirl Classic on Monday and Tuesday at the 6,231-yard, par-72 Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Club in Maricopa, Ariz.

March 26, 2014
Meghan Shain Records Hole-In-One At Anuenue Spring Break Classic
KAPALUA, Maui - Sophomore Meghan Shain recorded her first hole-in-one by acing the par-3, 176-yard third hole on the Kapalua Bay Course in today's final round of the Anuenue Spring Break Classic.

March 26, 2014
Shain Scores Hole-In-One; Broncos Claim Sixth Place At Anuenue Spring Break Classic
KAPALUA, Maui – A hole-in-one by sophomore Meghan Shain was the highlight of the day and the Santa Clara women’s golf team claimed sixth place with their final round 306 at the 3rd annual Anuenue Spring Break Classic played on the Bay Course in Kapalua, Maui.

March 25, 2014
Women’s Golf In Fourth After Two Rounds Of Anuenue Spring Break Classic
KAPALUA, Maui – With back-to-back scores of 301 the Santa Clara women’s golf team sits alone in fourth place after two rounds of the Anuenue Spring Break Classic. The third and final round of the event will be played Wednesday on the Bay Course in Kapalua, Maui.

March 24, 2014
Women’s Golf Tied For Fifth After Round One Of Anuenue Spring Break Classic
KAPALUA, Maui – Led by junior Kaci McCartan’s even-par 72, the Santa Clara women’s golf team is tied for fifth place after the first round of the Anuenue Spring Break Classic played on the Bay Course in Kapalua, Maui.

March 24, 2014
Women’s Golf Travels To Hawai’i For Anuenue Spring Break Classic
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team returns to action this week competing in the Anuenue Spring Break Classic beginning Monday in Maui, Hawai’i. The 15-team event, hosted by the University of Hawai’i, will be contested on the Arnold Palmer and Francis Duane designed par-72, 6,022 yard Kapalua Bay Course.

March 11, 2014
Catching Up With Kaci McCartan
Written by Kennedy Dinius '17 In her last season of Bronco golf, Kaci McCartan (KM) hopes to show everyone her team’s potential. She has accomplished many goals the past four years, but knows that there are more to accomplish this year. Santa Clara Broncos (SCB) had the opportunity to sit down and chat about McCartan’s upcoming spring season.

March 7, 2014
Annie Freman Loves Golfing in the Santa Clara Community
Playing on the Santa Clara women’s golf team takes up a lot of Anne Freman's (AF) time, but she still finds ways to be a contributing member of her society between practices.

March 4, 2014
Women’s Golf Ties For Seventh; Freman Earns Top 5 Finish At Juli Inkster Spartan Invitational
SAN JOSE, Calif. – Competing against some of the top programs in the country the Santa Clara women’s golf team carded the second-best 54-hole team score in program history with a 901 and ended the Juli Inkster Spartan Invitational in a tie for seventh place. Freshman Annie Freman led the Broncos shooting an even-par 216 to tie for fifth place, her fourth top-5 finish of 2013-14.

March 3, 2014
Women’s Golf In Fifth After First Day Of Juli Inkster Spartan Invitational
SAN JOSE, Calif. – Paced by freshman Annie Freman, the Santa Clara women’s golf team carded the second-best team score of the second round with a 292 and climbed into fifth place after the first day of play at the Juli Inkster Spartan Invitational, completed today at the Almaden Golf and Country Club.

March 2, 2014
Women’s Golf To Compete At Juli Inkster Spartan Invitational Starting Monday
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – With little time to enjoy a program season-record third tournament championship, the Santa Clara women’s golf team is back in action Monday competing in the Juli Inkster Spartan Invitational, hosted by San José State University at the 6,162-yard, par-72 Almaden Golf and Country Club in San José.

February 25, 2014
Women’s Golf Claims Share Of Grand Canyon Invitational Title
LITCHFIELD PARK, Ariz. – Scoring the second-best round of the day with a 309, the Santa Clara women’s golf team made up eight shots in today’s final round and took home a share of the team title at the Grand Canyon Invitational, completed today at the Wigwam Country Club.

February 24, 2014
Women’s Golf In Second; Freman Holds One-Shot Lead After Day One of Grand Canyon Invitational
LITCHFIELD PARK, Ariz. – Competing in their first tournament of the spring season, the Broncos got off to a good start after 36 holes of the Grand Canyon Invitational. Freshman Annie Freman holds a one-shot lead and the Santa Clara women’s golf team is in second place, eight strokes behind Northern Arizona after the first day of competition, played today on the Wigwam Country Club Gold Course.

February 23, 2014
Women’s Golf Opens Spring Season Monday At Grand Canyon Invitational
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Coming off a successful fall season that featured two team titles and four top-5 finishes in six tournaments, the Santa Clara women’s golf team will open its spring season on Monday at the 54-hole Grand Canyon Invitational. The event will be played on the 6,250-yard, par-72 Wigwam Country Club Gold Course in Litchfield, Ariz.

October 29, 2013
Freman Captures Individual Title; Women’s Golf Places Fourth At Firestone Grill Cal Poly Invitational
ARROYO GRANDE, Calif. – Freshman Annie Freman carded a career-low round of 4-under-par 69 to earn her second consecutive tournament title and the Santa Clara women’s golf team claimed its fourth top-five finish of the fall with a fourth place standing at the 11-team Firestone Grill Cal Poly Invitational completed today at the Cypress Ridge Golf Course.

October 28, 2013
Women’s Golf To Compete In Final Tournament Of Fall Season
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Coming off a team and individual title at their own Colby Invitational last week, the Santa Clara women’s golf team will tee off its final tournament of the fall season Monday when they compete in the Firestone Grill Cal Poly Women’s Invitational at the par-73, 6,215-yard Cypress Ridge Golf Course in Arroyo Grande, Calif.

October 28, 2013
Freman Co-Leader; Women’s Golf Tied For Fifth After Round One Of Firestone Grill Cal Poly Invitational
ARROYO GRANDE, Calif. – Freshman Annie Freman is tied for the tournament lead after an even-par 73 and the Santa Clara women’s golf team sits in a fifth place tie after the first round of the Firestone Grill Cal Poly Invitational played today at the Cypress Ridge Golf Course.

October 22, 2013
Women’s Golf Storms Back To Claim Colby Invitational Team Title; Freman Bests Strain In Playoff For Individual Honors
SAN JOSE, Calif. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team overcame a nine-shot deficit in the final round to claim the team title by one-stroke and freshman Annie Freman defeated teammate Sadie Strain on the second hole of a sudden-death playoff to win individual honors at the Colby Invitational today at the Silver Creek Valley Country Club.

October 21, 2013
Strain Has One-Shot Lead; Santa Clara In Third After First Round Of Colby Invitational
SAN JOSE, Calif. – Sophomore Sadie Strain shot a career-low round of 2-under-par 70 playing as an individual to take a one-shot lead after the first round of the Colby Invitational played today at the Silver Creek Valley Country Club in San Jose.

October 18, 2013
Women’s Golf To Host Colby Invitational Starting Monday
The Santa Clara women’s golf team will host the annual Colby Invitational beginning Monday at Silver Creek Valley Country Club in San Jose. The seven-team field will play 18 holes on both Monday and Tuesday on the 6,146 yard, par 72 course.

October 13, 2013
Women’s Golf Places Ninth At 20-Team Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate
PALM DESERT, Calif. – Aided by a final round 303, the Santa Clara women’s golf team claimed a ninth place finish in the 20-team Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate completed today at the Classic Club in Palm Desert, Calif.

October 12, 2013
Women’s Golf Returns To Action Saturday In Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate
The Santa Clara women’s golf team looks to ride the momentum of early season tournament success when they return to the links Saturday at the 20-team Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate hosted by the University of Wyoming at The Classic Club in Palm Desert, Calif.

September 24, 2013
Freman, McCartan Pace Women’s Golf To Fourth Place Finish At Cougar Cup
PULLMAN, Wash. – Freshman Annie Freman placed ninth and junior Kaci McCartan finished in a tie for 10th leading the Santa Clara women’s golf team to a fourth place standing in the 12-team Cougar Cup completed today in rainy conditions at the Palouse Ridge Golf Course.

September 23, 2013
Women’s Golf In Fourth After First Day Of Play At Cougar Cup
PULLMAN, Wash. – Looking to build off the momentum of a team and individual title from last week, the Santa Clara women’s golf team shot a second round 296 to move into fourth place after 36 holes today at the Washington State Cougar Cup played at the Palouse Ridge Golf Club.

September 17, 2013
Women’s Golf Claims Team Title; McCartan Wins Individual Honors at Boise State Bronco Fall Invitational
KUNA, Idaho – Junior Kaci McCartan shot a 1-under-par 215 to win her first collegiate tournament and the Broncos held off the field to capture the team title by seven strokes at the Boise State Bronco Fall Invitational played at the Falcon Crest Golf Club.

September 16, 2013
Women’s Golf Back In Tournament Action Monday; Freman Tabbed ‘Player to Watch’ on Golfweek.com Fab Freshman List
Fresh off their season-opening sixth place finish at the Hobble Creek Invitational, the Santa Clara women’s golf team returns to action Monday competing in the 10-team Boise State Bronco Invitational.

September 16, 2013
Women’s Golf Cards Top Two Rounds In Program History; McCartan Holds One-Stroke Lead After 36 Holes
KUNA, Idaho – Paced by tournament leader Kaci McCartan, the Santa Clara women’s golf team carded the top two scoring rounds in program history and holds a 9-stroke lead after the opening two rounds of the Boise State Bronco Fall Invitational, played today at the Falcon Crest Golf Club.

September 10, 2013
Women’s Golf Places Sixth at Hobble Creek; Freman Earns Top-10 Finish
SPRINGVILLE, Utah – In her first collegiate tournament, freshman Annie Freman tied for ninth-place after a final round 74 leading the Santa Clara women’s golf team to a sixth-place finish at the Hobble Creek Invitational on Tuesday.

September 9, 2013
Women’s Golf in Sixth After First Day of Competition
SPRINGVILLE, Utah – Freshman Annie Freman led the Santa Clara women’s golf team to a sixth place finish after the first day of competition at the 13-team Hobble Creek Invitational on Monday.

August 1, 2013
SCU Duo take on the Pure Silk Woman's Collegiate Team Championship
Although the NCAA season may be over for the Santa Clara woman’s golf team, but that does not mean all the action has stopped. Last week (July 23-25) senior Taylor Camany (TC) and sophomore Meghan Shain (MS) teamed up to play in the 4th annual Pure Silk Woman’s Collegiate Team Championship in Powell, Ohio.

July 23, 2013
Led By Only Hole In One Tuesday, Bronco Duo Finishes 8th At Summertime Collegiate Championship
Helped by a hole-in-one by Bronco sophomore Meghan Shain on Tuesday, the only one of the first day at the championship, the Bronco duo of senior Taylor Camany and Shain finished tied for eighth in the three-day 4th Annual Pure Silk Women's Collegiate Team Championships in Powell, Ohio. The Championship was sponsored by the Women's Golf Coaches Association and is considered the most unique summertime national women's amateur championship.

July 2, 2013
Two Broncos Honored as Women's Golf Coaches Association Academic All-Americans
Known for its excellence on and off the field, two more Santa Clara student-athletes received academic honors on Tuesday. Kaci McCartan and Ashley Noda were named Women’s Golf Coaches Association 2012-13 Academic All-Americans. The criteria for the honor are some of the most stringent in all of collegiate athletics with the minimum GPA being 3.50. McCartan has a 3.7 GPA as an engineering major and Noda has a 3.5 GPA as a business major.