Player: Celina Sattelkau

2021-Celina Sattelkau
Hometown: Neustadt, RLP
University: Vanderbilt University
Area of Study: Psychology, Communication of Science and Technology ( both majors), Environmental and Sustainability Studies (minor)
Expected Graduation: 2023
Soldier Honored:

As a Sophomore (2020-21)


  • Spring 2021 Dean’s List

  • Golfweek Third Team All-America

  • Women’s Golf Coaches Association honorable mention All-American

  • First Team All-SEC

  • Advanced to the fourth and final round of the NCAA Championships after shooting 3-over-par and tying for 23rd overall; finished tied for 53rd after 72 holes

  • Finished tied for 11th (+2) at the Columbus Regional to advance to the 2021 NCAA Championships as an individual

  • Shot 13-under-par at the SEC Championships to finish third in stroke play

  • Finished tied for third at the FAU Paradise Invitational with a 3-under, 213

  • At the Lady Gators Invitational, tied for eighth

  • Finished tied for 10th at the Gamecock Intercollegiate with a 1-over-par 217

  • Came in a tie for 10th at the LSU Tiger Golf Classic at 1-over-par

  • Tied for 11th at Blessings Collegiate Invitational with a +6

  • Shot a 3-over 219 to tie for 13th at the Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic

  • Finished tied for 33rd at The Ally at Old Waverly with a 221, +5

  • Fall 2020 Dean’s List


As a Freshman (2019-20)


  • Scoring average (6 rounds): 74.50

  • Low round: 71 (third round, Windy City Collegiate Classic)

  • Low 54-hole total: +4, 220 (Windy City Collegiate Classic)

  • Tied for 35th at Windy City Collegiate Classic

  • Tied for 46th at Mason Rudolph Championships


The Sattelkau File

  • Full name is Celina Rosa Sattelkau

  • Daughter of Wilhelm Sattelkau and Bettina Frielingsdorf-Sattekau

  • Dad and mom are owners of an IT firm in the international automotive business industry

  • Earned Best Chemistry Junior/Senior Class Award

  • Selected Vanderbilt over Indiana, Wake Forest, North Carolina and California

  • Started playing the violin at the age of three and played field hockey for several years prior to turning focus to golf

  • Highest World Amateur Golf Rating: 241

  • First non-English winner of the 2018 English Girls Open Championship

  • Finished T-9th at the 2018 British Ladies Open Championship (now known as The Women’s Amateur)

  • Finished 3rd at the 2017 Italian Ladies Open Championship

  • Member of the German National Team since 2016

  • Highest ranking (2018 full season): first in National Junior U-18 rankings, top 10 Europe (U-18)

  • Fired course-record 65 (-7) while finishing third individually at the 2018 European Girls Team Championship

  • As Germany team captain, finished second in stroke-play qualifying at 2019 European Girls Team Championship, helping team to fourth place result 2019

  • Represented Germany at the 2017 European Young Masters

  • Germany Nations Cup winner at 2019 German International Ladies Amateur Championship

  • Germany Nations Cup runnerup at the 2019 German Girls Open

  • Fourth at the 2017 Doral Publix Junior (16-18)

  • 2018 German Ladies Matchplay Championship runnerup

  • 2015 German School Champion, two-time event runnerup (2016, 2017)

  • 2017 Interstate Championship champion

  • Five-time German Team Champion  (U-14 twice, U-16, U-18, Ladies)

  • Third at the 2018 German National Girls Championship


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