As a Junior (Fall 2009)
Competed in six events... Recorded her best finish of the fall at the Chip-N-Club Invitatinal where she tied for 41st after carding an 18-over par 234... Tallied a 19-over par 235 at the Price's Give'em Five Intercollegiate... Tied for 44th at the Marilynn Smith/Sunflower Invitational after carding a 30-over par 246... Competed as an individual at the Northern Migration and finished in a tie for 73rd... Finished 19th at the Baylor Spring Invitational shooting a 17-over par 233...Finished with a stroke average of 78.94.
As a Sophomore (Fall 2008 - Spring 2009)
Played in seven tournaments as a sophomore... Began the season tying for 51st and carding an 81-78-79-238 (+22) at the Chip-N-Club Invitational... Set personal bests for best finish and lowest 54-hole score in the Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitational, where she placed 22nd and shot an 80-77-76-233 (+17).
2008-09 Academic All-Big 12 First Team
As a Freshman (Fall 2007 - Spring 2008)
Played in a pair of tournaments to begin her Wildcat career... Shot 81-88-169 (+25) to place 66th in the Marilynn Smith/Sunflower Invitational... Traveled to the Canes & Cardinal Classic and tied for 52nd with a 16-over 232... Shot her best 18-hole score of the year, a 78, in the final round... Had an 82.80 average on the year.
High School Honors
Lettered all four years at Manhattan High... Coached by Larry Becraft... Was a four-time All-State team member... Helped Indians to state titles as freshman, sophomore and senior... Named a KMAN/McDonalds Student Athlete of the Week... Garnered 30 top-five finishes in 40 tournaments, including five first-place finishes... Owns a personal low round of 71 in 2006... Had a 77.1 stroked average senior year.
Born July 6, 1989... Daughter of Brad and Susan Houtz... Major is Accounting... Member of Beta Alpha Psi accounting and finance club... Sister Amanda golfed at the University of Nebraska-Omaha from 2001-2006... Stayed involved in Student Council and National Honor Society.
Low round: 76, Mountain View Collegiate 2009 and Price's Give'em Five Intercollegiate 2009
54-hole score: 233, Dr. Donnis Thompson Inv. 2009
Finish: T22nd, Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitational 2009