CAREER BESTS Best Finish: 2nd, at The Challenge at Onion Creek (Oct. 1, 2013) Lowest 18-hole Score: 67 (twice), at The Challenge at Onion Creek (Oct. 1, 2013); Briar's Creek Invitational (March 25, 2014). Lowest 54-hole Score: 212, at The Challenge at Onion Creek (April 1-2, 2013)
FALL 2014 (JUNIOR)
Played in two events … finished third at Jim West Challenge (11/4/14) at 3-over par (74-75-70—219) … finished 44th at The Alamo Invitational (10/28/14) at 6-over par (73-76-73—222) … named Big 12 Conference Golfer of the Month for November.
SPRING 2014 (SOPHOMORE)
Played in seven tournaments … one top five finish and two top 10 finishes … tied career-low 67 from spring with 67 in final round of Briar’s Creek Invitational (3/25/14) … led Tech with 74.3 stroke average from fall to spring – 4th-lowest season stroke average in Tech history … tied for 24th at Big 12 Championship in Austin (78-75-73—226) … selected to NCAA Central Regional as individual … tied for 45th at 13-over par in first NCAA appearance (75-74-80—229).
FALL 2013 (SOPHOMORE)
Played in four events during the fall ... had best career finish at The Challenge at Onion Creek with a second place finish at 2-over par (72-73-67—212) ... also was best 54-hole finish at 212 ... fired 18-hole career-low 67 at The Challenge at Onion Creek (10/1/2013) … Had two top five finishes.
SPRING 2013 (FRESHMAN)
Played in seven tournaments during the spring ... 76 stroke average overall in 28 rounds for fall and spring semesters ... tied for 11th at Marsh Landing Invitational (76-70-73--219) ... tied for 12th at Challenge at Onion Creek (75-71-72--218) ... tied for 18th at Lady Puerto Rico Classic (73-75-77--225) ... shot career-best, 2-under par 70 at Marsh Landing Invitational.
FALL 2012 (FRESHMAN)
Had a great start to her Texas Tech career with two top-25 finishes in only her first semester ... compiled a 75.4 stroke average that was fourth on the team ... made her first collegiate appearance at the Windy City Collegiate where she finished tied for 20th overall ... fired a second-round 72 to propel her to a 223 final card, her lowest 54-hole score of the fall ... opened her next tournament, the Susie Maxwell Berning Classic, with an even-par 72 card as well ... concluded the tournament tied for 24th with a 10-over 226 score ... recorded a 7-over 79 opening round at the Landfall Tradition that left her in a tie for 65th overall after the final 36 holes were canceled due to thunderstorms.
Considered one of the top recruits nationally in the 2012 class ... ranked 26th in the class of 12 by Golfweek Magazine ... was also among the top 10 recruits for the state of California by Golfweek ... regularly played at several of the top AJGA and IJGT (International Junior Golf Tour) events ... played on the U.S. team that defeated Canada at the IJGT tournament ... placed in the top 10 at seven AJGA events ... also had two top-five finishes as well ... scored several wins on the IJGT Tour ... also competed on the JAGS (Junior Amateur Golf Scholars) Tour as well ... never lost a JAGS tournament over her career.
PALM DESERT HIGH SCHOOL
One of the top high school golfers in the state of California ... finished seventh at the state tournament in 2011 ... led Palm Desert H.S. to a third place team finish in both 2010 and 2011 ... received the United State Marine Corps Distinguished Athlete Award in 2012.
Born May 21, 1994 to parents Todd and Amy Hill in Shanghai, China ... an only child ... volunteered for Fairway Kids in California as a golf instructor ... majoring in international business.