CAREER BESTS Best Finish: tied-26th, at Marilynn Smith/Sunflower Invitational (Sept. 9, 2014) Low 18-hole Score: 74 (twice), at Marilynn Smith/Sunflower Invitational (Sept. 9, 2014); at Jim West Challenge (Nov. 4, 2014) Low 54-hole Score: 232, at Marilynn Smith/Sunflower Invitational (Sept. 9, 2014)
FALL 2014 (SENIOR)
Played in two tournaments … 78.2 stroke average over six rounds … finished tied for 26th at Marilynn Smith/Sunflower Invitational (9/9/14) at 16-over par (76-74-82—232) … tied for 49th at Jim West Challenge (11/4/14) at 21-over par (84-74-79—237).
Sat out due to NCAA transfer rules. Lubbock Christian University 2013 NAIA All-American 2012-13
Finished third in Sooner Athletic Conference tournament (83-75--158) ... Finished third at NAIA National Championship (76-76-76-76--304) and helped Lubbock Christian to a fifth place finish as a team ... Qualified for 2013 USGA Women's Public Links Amateur Championship ... made it to round of 64.
Competed as an individual in three tournaments, averaging 82.09 strokes ... Finished in second place at the Quail Creek Classic, an NAIA tournament hosted by Oklahoma City University ... Fired a career-low 75 in the second round of the Quail Creek Classic.
Mariah Maxine Montoya ... Born May 5, 1992 in Dalhart, Texas ... Daughter of Richard and Brenda Montoya ... Has an older sister, Sinae, and younger brother, Joshua ... Loves to play golf, hang out with friends and family and sing ... majoring in Human Sciences.