Player: Rosie Belsham
University: Baylor University
Area of Study: Kinesiology
Expected Graduation: 2024
Soldier Honored: Demetrius M. Frison
Sophomore from England, played in 37 rounds in her freshman season with nearly 80-percent of them counting towards the team’s score... Rosie led the Bears in par-5 scoring average as a freshman (4.75)... She joined Bears in September 2020 shortly after competing in British Women’s Amateur ... Recorded 11 top-10 finishes in WAGR events over final two years prior to enrolling at Baylor, including pair of tournament titles ... Enters freshman season ranked No. 407 in WAGR ... Ranked No. 29 in European Golf Rankings, including No. 12 in U18 age group and No. 5 among English golfers.
International: Ranked as high as No. 379 in WAGR prior to enrolling at Baylor ... Tied for medalist honors in stroke play portion of 2020 British Women’s Amateur ... Finished tied for third place in 2020 English Women’s Amateur ... Shot 10-under 215 to claim title at 2020 England North East Championship ... Finished fifth in 2020 Major Champions Invitational ... Tied for second place in 2019 English Women’s Amateur Stroke Play Championship ... Won 2019 Fairhaven Trophy after shooting 23-under 277 with all four rounds at 70 or better ... Tied for second place at 2018 Scottish Girls’ Open Championship ... Became youngest winner of the Northumberland Ladies County Championship at age 15 in June 2017.
Personal: Born in Whitley Bay, England ... Parents are Chris and Gina Belsham ... Played golf and field hockey in high school ... Majoring in health, kinesiology and leisure studies.