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 Alex Gibson
Alex Gibson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Henderson, Nev.

High School:
Pendleton School


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SPRING 2011 (SENIOR)
Participated in all six spring tournaments ... finished the year with a 77.7 stroke average ... recorded a 76.7 stroke average in spring tournaments only ... finished in a tie for 35th at Pacific Coast Intercollegiate ... followed the performance by winning the Baylor Invitational title, her second-career tournament victory ... overcame a first-round 6-over 78 with consecutive under-par rounds ... fired a 2-under 70 second round and a 1-under 71 final round to take the tournament title by a stroke ... helped Lady Raiders claim the team tournament title as well ... finished in a tie for 43rd at the Big 12 Championships ... concluded her career at the NCAA East Regional where she finished in a tie for 96th overall.

FALL 2010 (SENIOR)
Played two tournaments for Tech, the Ptarmigan Ram Classic to begin the year and then the Lady Northern Invitational ... best finish was a tie for 53rd at the Ptarmigan Ram ... shot a 1-over 73 second round at the tournament for lowest score of the fall ... missed Tech's final tournament at the Landfall Tradition in order to participate in the World Amateur Championships for her native Peru.

SPRING 2010 (JUNIOR)
Saw action in all seven tournaments of the spring season, including her first NCAA tournament appearance ... recorded her lone top-five finish of the season as she led the Lady Raiders to third place in the Baylor Invitational as she turned in a solid 227 (11-over par) three-round total.

FALL 2009 (JUNIOR)
Posted a solid fall for the Lady Raiders that was highlighted by her first collegiate individual medalist honor ... Gibson won the 2009 Heather Farr Memorial in Colorado with a career low round score of 213 (3-under) and helped guide Tech to the team tournament title ... ended the fall with a 74.3 average per-round.

SPRING 2009 (SOPHOMORE)
Earned a roster spot in five events during the spring with a high finish of 24th at the UNLV Invitational.

FALL 2008 (SOPHOMORE)
Played in five events during the fall season and earned 15 rounds of valuable experience ... earned her highest finish of the entire season at the McHaney/Morehead Invitational hosted by Texas Tech at The Rawls Course ... shot 8-over over three rounds for a score of 227 (75-77-75) ... finished in the top 20 (13th) a week earlier at the Heather Farr Memorial in Colorado ... ended that tournament even by posting scores of 74-72-70 for a three round total of 216.

SPRING 2008 (FRESHMAN)
Competed in four events during the spring season ... had a stroke average of 79.08 and shot a low round of 73 at the UNLV Spring Invitational ... her best finish came at the Rio Verde Classic where she tied for 33rd.

FALL 2007 (FRESHMAN)
In her first season as a Red Raider Gibson competed in three events with a stroke average of 78.66 ... had one top 20 finish during the season, at the McHaney/Morehead tournament where she tied for 18th place, which was her best finish ... also shot her lowest score of the season, 71, at this tournament.

AMATEUR EXPERIENCE
Winner of the SNJGA 2004 and 2005 City Junior Tournaments ... finished third in the 2006 FCWT @Orange Lake Tournament ... a qualifier in the 2006 Fidelity Investments Junior Championship, where she finished second...finished first in the PING Phoenix Junior Tournament in 2004 ... had a fourth-place finish in the Las Vegas Junior Golf Championship in the same year ... had a personal-best lowest round of five-under par.

HIGH SCHOOL
Graduated from the Pendleton School in Bradenton, Fla. ... member of the student council.

PERSONAL
Born on Sept. 11, 1988 in Lima, Peru ... parents are Craig and Tatiana Gibson ...her father is an exploration geologist ... has one younger sister, Carrie ... speaks Spanish ... enjoys sports, music, shopping, traveling and spending time with friends and family ... majoring in exercise sports science.

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