2014-15 Santa Clara Women's Golf News

May 6, 2015
WATCH | Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap — May 6, 2015 (Celebrity Golf Edition)
Santa Clara Athletics hosted the second annual SCU Celebrity Golf Tournament Monday, May 4 at Sharon Heights Golf and Country Club in Menlo Park, Calif. The tournament benefitted Santa Clara Athletics and the Bronco Bench Foundation. EYEBRONCO reporters Nici Gilday and Jared Brownridge took this week's edition of the Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap out to the links to catch up with the celebrity field. Take a look at interviews with Steve Nash '95, Jerry Rice, Randy Winn '96, Jose Vizcaino, Dwight Clark, Dan Jansen, Ronnie Lott, JT Snow, Shawn Estes, Lloyd Pierce '98, Stuart Holden and many more in this EYEBRONCO production!

April 21, 2015
WATCH | EYEBRONCO: Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap — April 21, 2015
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — On this week’s edition of the Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap, hosts and student-athletes Denzel and Johnson and Nici Gilday get you caught up on Bronco sports. Last week marked the first spring West Coast Conference championship of 2015 and five more Bronco teams all have championships on the line in the coming days. We begin the episode with Bronco golf, which wrapped up the WCC championships last week at the Saticoy Country Club in Somis, Calif.

April 15, 2015
WATCH | Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap — April 14, 2015
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — On this week’s edition of the Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap, hosts and student-athletes Denzel Johnson and Nici Gilday bring you the latest in Santa Clara University Bronco sports. As we march on in April, Monday-Wednesday marks the first of the West Coast Conference spring championships.

April 15, 2015
Women’s Golf Climbs To Third At WCC Championship; Le Named All-Conference
SOMIS, Calif. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team survived hazardous conditions at the Saticoy Country Club climbing into a third place finish and freshman Kristin Le earned first team all-conference at the West Coast Conference Championship which concluded today.

April 13, 2015
Noda Two Shots Back After Day One Of WCC Championship
SOMIS, Calif. – Junior Ashley Noda fired a 4-over 76 to finish the first round of the West Coast Conference Championship two shots off the lead and the Santa Clara women’s golf team placed fifth at the event being competed at the 6,085-yard, par-72 Saticoy Country Club in Somis, Calif.

April 13, 2015
Women’s Golf Ready For WCC Championship
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Santa Clara head coach Krystal Kelly likes the chances of her women’s golf team at the West Coast Conference championship despite entering the event as the underdog. The three-day tournament begins Monday on the 6,085-yard, par-72 Saticoy Country Club in Somis, Calif.

April 11, 2015
WATCH | EYEBRONCO Previews Women's Golf 2015 WCC Championships
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — EYEBRONCO reporter Denzel Johnson talked with junior golfers Annie Freman and Meghan Shain ahead of next week's WCC Championships at Saticoy Country Club in Somis, Calif. Head Coach Krystal Kelly also stopped by the EYEBRONCO studio to share her thoughts on the team and the event

April 9, 2015
McCartan, Noda Named To WCC Women’s Golf All-Academic Team; Shain Earns Honorable Mention
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Senior Kaci McCartan is the second Santa Clara women’s golfer to be named to the West Coast Conference Women’s Golf All-Academic Team three times and junior Ashley Noda earned her first selection while Meghan Shain was named honorable mention, the league office announced today.

April 7, 2015
Women’s Golf Ends Regular Season With Ninth Place Finish At Cowgirl Classic
MARICOPA, Ariz. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team recovered from a disappointing second round to shoot a final round 301 for a ninth-place finish at the 22-team Wyoming Cowgirl Classic, completed Tuesday at the 6,186-yard, par-72 Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Club.

April 7, 2015
WATCH | EYEBRONCO: Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap — April 7, 2015
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — On this week's edition of the Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap, hosts and student-athletes Denzel Johnson and Nici Gilday get you caught up on Bronco sports from the first week of April.

April 6, 2015
Women’s Golf Ends First Day In Ninth At Cowgirl Classic
MARICOPA, Ariz. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team stumbled to a second-round 316 and dropped to ninth place after the first two rounds of the Wyoming Cowgirl Classic, competed at the 6,186-yard, par-72 Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Club.

April 5, 2015
Women’s Golf Closes Out Regular Season; Freman Defends Individual Title At Cowgirl Classic
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team closes out its regular season competing in the Wyoming Cowgirl Classic starting Monday at the 6,186-yard, par-72 Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Club in Maricopa, Ariz. The field for the ninth annual event features 22 teams and 117 golfers with 36-holes played on Monday and a single 18-hole round wraps up the event on Tuesday.

March 31, 2015
WATCH | EYEBRONCO: Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap — March 31, 2015
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — On this week’s edition of the Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap, hosts and student-athletes Denzel Johnson and Nici Gilday kick off their final quarter with EYEBRONCO by giving you the latest in Bronco Sports.

March 25, 2015
Women’s Golf Takes Ninth At Anuenue Spring Break Classic
KAPALUA, Maui – Improving their team score every round the Santa Clara women’s golf team claimed a ninth-place finish at the 15-team Anuenue Spring Break Classic, concluded Wednesday at Kapalua's The Bay Course.

March 24, 2015
Women’s Golf Ninth After Two Rounds Of Anuenue Spring Break Classic
KAPALUA, Maui – Consistent play in the first two rounds has the Santa Clara women’s golf team in ninth place after 36 holes of the Anueneu Spring Break Classic, being played on the par-72, 6,022-yard Kapalua Bay Course.

March 22, 2015
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 Anueneu Spring Break Classic beginning Monday in Maui, Hawai’i. The 16-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 17, 2015
WATCH | EYEBRONCO: Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap — March 17, 2015
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — On this week’s edition of the Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap, student-athlete hosts Nici Gilday and Denzel Johnson get you caught up on the latest in Santa Clara athletics. Seven Bronco teams competed last week, so take a look as Gilday and Johnson spin you around the world of Bronco sports.

March 10, 2015
WATCH | EYEBRONCO: Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap — March 10, 2015
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — On this week’s edition of Bronco weekly sports wrap, hosts and student-athletes Denzel Johnson and Nici Gilday get you up to date on the latest in Bronco sports.

March 3, 2015
WATCH | EYEBRONCO: Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap — March 3, 2015
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — On this week’s edition of the Bronco weekly sports wrap, hosts and student-athletes Denzel Johnson and Nici Gilday get you up to date on the latest in Bronco sports during one of the busiest times of the athletic year for SCU.

February 28, 2015
Women’s Golf Ties For Fifth At Red Rocks Invitational
SEDONA, Ariz. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team shot a final round 303 moving up one spot on the leaderboard to claim a fifth place tie at the 20-team Red Rocks Invitational, completed Saturday at the 5,579-yard, par-72 Oakcreek Country Club.

February 27, 2015
Women’s Golf In Arizona For Red Rocks Invitational
SEDONA, Ariz. – The first round of the Red Rocks Invitational was moved up one day with inclement weather in the forecast and a quick turnaround for the Santa Clara women’s golf team became even quicker after competing in the Juli Inkster Invitational Monday and Tuesday.

February 24, 2015
Women’s Golf Ties For Third At Spartan Invitational
SAN JOSE, Calif. – A final round 303 moved the Santa Clara women’s golf team into a third place tie at the Juli Inkster Spartan Invitational, completed today at the 6,143-yard, par-72 Almaden Golf and Country Club in San Jose.

February 23, 2015
Second Round 303 Moves Women’s Golf To Fifth At Spartan Invitational
SAN JOSE, Calif. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team scored a 303, the third lowest of the second-round and a 14-shot improvement over the first round to move into fifth place after the first day of competition at the Juli Inkster Spartan Invitational, played on the 6,143-yard, par-72 Almaden Golf and Country Club in San Jose.

February 17, 2015
WATCH | Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap — February 17, 2015
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — On this week’s edition of the Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap, Santa Clara student-athletes Denzel Johnson and Nici Gilday recap a week in SCU sports that featured some standout performances.

February 10, 2015
WATCH | Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap — February 10, 2015
On this week's edition of the Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap, SCU student-athletes Denzel Johnson and Nici Gilday give the latest on Santa Clara sports.

February 10, 2015
Women’s Golf Takes Second Place At Matador Invitational
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team tied for the lowest score in today’s final round of the Matador Invitational, unfortunately the team they tied was second-round leader Sacramento State and the Broncos failed to gain ground claiming second place in their first competition of the spring season.

February 9, 2015
Women’s Golf In Second After Day One Of Matador Invitational
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team opened its spring season with rounds of 308 and 306 for second place following the first day of competition at the eight-team Matador Invitational, played at the 5,808-yard, par-72 Wood Ranch Golf Club.

February 8, 2015
Roster Depth Has Women’s Golf Excited For Spring Season
Women's golf opens spring season Monday at the Matador Invitational. The Broncos will compete with seven other teams at the 5,808 yard, par-72 Wood Ranch Golf Club in Simi Valley.

November 4, 2014
EYEBRONCO: West Coast Conference Rookie Run
Members of Santa Clara's women's golf and cross country teams participated in community service with the Bay Area Women's Sports Initiative (BAWSI) at the WCC Cross Country Championships Sat., Nov. 1, 2014. EYEBRONCO heard from golfers Kyleigh Moreno and Annie Freman as well as cross country runner Amia Nash about their participation with kids in the rookie run. Song: Funkorama - Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)

October 26, 2014
Women’s Golf Caps Fall Season With Win At Firestone Grill Invitational
ARROYO GRANDE, Calif. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team fired a tournament-low and season-low tying round of 294 in Sunday’s final round to overcome a six-shot deficit and capture the title at the Firestone Grill Cal Poly Invitational, completed today at the Cypress Ridge Golf Course in Arroyo Grande.

October 25, 2014
Women’s Golf Concludes Fall Season This Weekend At Firestone Grill Cal Poly Invitational
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team concludes its fall season this weekend competing in the 13-team Firestone Grill Cal Poly Invitational, to be held at the 6,040-yard, par-73 Cypress Ridge Golf Course in Arroyo Grande.

October 25, 2014
Women’s Golf In Third After First Round Of Firestone Grill Invitational
ARROYO GRANDE, Calif. – Highlighted by a 1-over-par 74 from freshman Kristin Le, the Santa Clara women’s golf team ended round one Saturday in third place, six shots off the lead in the Firestone Grill Cal Poly Invitational, being contested at the 6,040-yard, par-73 Cypress Ridge Golf Course in Arroyo Grande.

October 22, 2014
EYEBRONCO: Women's Golf Takes Second Place at 2014 Colby Invitational
The Santa Clara women's golf team sat in fourth place after day one of the 2014 SCU Colby Invitational, and rallied to finish in second place as a team Tue., Oct. 21. They also boasted three top-10 finishers in sophomore Annie Freman (2nd - 222), freshman Isabella Salant (3rd - 229) and junior Monique Riley (t-7th - 233). Take a trip with EYEBRONCO to Silver Creek Valley Country Club and check out the competition as well as post-round interviews with the Broncos' top three finishers.

October 21, 2014
Women’s Golf Takes Second Place; Freman, Salant Finish Second And Third At Colby Invitational
SAN JOSE, Calif. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team carded the lowest score of Tuesday’s final round and moved into a second place finish while sophomore Annie Freman claimed runner-up honors and freshman Isabella Salant placed in third at the SCU Colby Invitational, completed today at the Silver Creek Valley Country Club in San Jose.

October 20, 2014
Freman Holds 1-Shot Lead After Two Rounds Of Colby Invitational
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Sophomore Annie Freman has a one shot lead and the Santa Clara women’s golf team holds the fourth and fifth spots after the first day of competition at the SCU Colby Invitational, being competed on the 6,227-yard, par-72 Silver Creek Valley Country Club in San Jose.

October 19, 2014
Women’s Golf To Host Colby Invitational Starting Monday
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team will host the annual Colby Invitational beginning Monday at Silver Creek Valley Country Club in San Jose. For the first time in its 16-year history the event will play 54 holes with 36 being contested on Monday and the final 18 on Tuesday on the 6,227 yard, par 72 course.

October 16, 2014
EYEBRONCO: Women's Golf Practices for Colby Invitational
The Santa Clara women’s golf team has placed second twice in three tournaments thus far in the fall, and will look to repeat as champions at this year’s SCU Colby Invitational Oct. 20-21. EYEBRONCO reporter Annie Freman pulled double duty during Wednesday’s practice at Silver Creek Valley Country Club. In addition to preparing for the tournament, the Bronco women’s golfer spoke with junior teammates Monique Riley and Meghan Shain about practice and the excitement around a home event.

October 7, 2014
Women’s Golf Claims Second Place At Fresno State Classic
FRESNO, Calif. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team couldn’t overcome tournament host Fresno State in today’s final round and settled for a second place finish at the Fresno State Classic, completed today at the San Joaquin Country Club in Fresno.

October 6, 2014
Women’s Golf Cards Best Round Of Day, Three Shots Off The Lead At Fresno State Classic
FRESNO, Calif. – Santa Clara women’s golf ‘A’ team carded the lowest score of Monday’s first two rounds with a second round 295 and sits three shots off the lead after the first day of competition at the Fresno State Classic, played at the 6,217-yard, par-72 San Joaquin Country Club in Fresno.

October 6, 2014
Women’s Golf Sends Two Teams To Fresno State Classic
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Santa Clara women’s golf will send two teams to compete among the five squads at the Fresno State Classic starting Monday at the 6,217-yard, par-72 San Joaquin Country Club in Fresno.

September 28, 2014
Women’s Golf Takes Ninth At Desert Intercollegiate
PALM DESERT, Calif. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team scored its best round of the 54-hole Wyoming Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate with today’s final round 310 to claim a ninth place finish at the event completed today at the Classic Club Resort in Palm Desert.

September 27, 2014
Women’s Golf Tied For Ninth At Desert Intercollegiate
PALM DESERT, Calif. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team completed the first day of play at the 16-team Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate tied for ninth place with a pair of schools in the annual event competed at the 6,119-yard, par-72 Classic Club Resort in Palm Desert.

September 26, 2014
Women’s Golf Competes In Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate Over Weekend
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team will spend the weekend with 15 other schools competing in the Wyoming Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate, to be played Saturday and Sunday at the 6,113-yard, par-72 Classic Club Resort in Palm Desert, Calif.

September 9, 2014
Women’s Golf Places Second At Rain-Shortened Hobble Creek Classic
SPRINGVILLE, Utah – The Santa Clara women’s golf team claimed second place at the 12-team Hobble Creek Fall Classic after Tuesday’s final round was cancelled due to rain and unplayable conditions. Scores from yesterday’s 36 holes of play will stand as the final results.

September 8, 2014
Women’s Golf in Second After Two Rounds Of Hobble Creek Classic
SPRINGVILLE, Utah – Led by sophomore Annie Freeman, the Santa Clara women’s golf team sits alone in second place, 13 strokes behind New Mexico State, after the first two rounds of the 12-team Hobble Creek Fall Classic, completed today at the Hobble Creek Golf Course.

September 7, 2014
Women’s Golf Opens Fall Season Monday At Hobble Creek Classic
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The Santa Clara women’s golf team opens its fall season Monday competing in the 12-team Hobble Creek Fall Classic. The field will play 54-holes over two days on the 6,032 yard, par-71 Hobble Creek Golf Course in Springville, Utah.

July 10, 2014
Meghan Shain Talks Summer Golf Tournaments
Women’s golf junior Meghan Shain (MS) booked her schedule full this summer with golf tournaments all over the country. After posting the third-best average on the team last season, Shain hopes making a few small improvements will lead to an even better season for her junior year. SantaClaraBroncos.com (SCB) caught up with Shain to see how her summer training in Bakersfield, Calif. has been going.

July 7, 2014
Checking In With Annie Freman
Las Vegas native Anne Freman (AF) set the bar high for herself, having one of the most decorated freshman seasons in Bronco women’s golf history. On top of her winning accolades, Freman was named 2014 WCC Freshman of the Year. Freman hopes to build off of her success last season as she continues her career at SCU. SantaClaraBroncos.com (SCB) caught up with Freman to see what she has been up to this summer!