Player: Sophie Guo
University: University of Texas at Austin
Area of Study: Psychology
Expected Graduation: 2023
Soldier Honored: Benjamin A. Stevenson
HONORS AND AWARDS
• WGCA All-America [2020 Second Team]
• Golfweek All-America [2020 First Team]
• Big 12 Golfer of the Month [October 2019, February 2020]
• Big 12 Academic Honor Roll [Spring 2020]
• A 2020 Golfweek First-Team All-American. Also named a Second-Team All-American by the WGCA.
• Played in all seven tournaments and 21 rounds for the Longhorns as a freshman in 2019-20.
• A two-time Big 12 Golfer of the Month selection [October 2019 and February 2020].
• Her stroke average of 70.71 set the school record for the best single-season stroke average in program history.
• Recorded a team-leading 13 rounds at par or better, and 19 of her 21 rounds counted towards the team score.
• Carded seven rounds in the 60s.
• Earned her first collegiate victory at the White Sands Invitational in Nassau, Bahamas, winning by six strokes with a 17-under-par 199 [66-67-66]. Her 199 set the Texas school record, making her the first golfer in program history to chart a sub-200 54-hole total. Her 17-under-par for the tournament tied for the fourth-best 54-hole total relative to par in NCAA history.
• Placed fourth at the Betsy Rawls Invitational for her first collegiate top-five finish. Totaled a nine-under-par 207 [70-73-64]. Her third-round 64 tied the school’s individual 18-hole record and her eight-under mark set a new individual school record relative to par. Her 64 also tied the UT Golf Club competitive course record.