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2009-10 Women's Golf
Briana Carlson
Briana Carlson
Briana Carlson

YR.Fr.
HOMETOWNInverness, Fla.
PREVIOUS SCHOOLCitrus H.S.

As A Redshirt Junior (2012-13) | Tournament-By-Tournament Stats
Played in five tournaments – two in the fall and three in the spring … posted an average of 78 over her 13 competitive rounds … shot a low round of 73 (+1) at the Kiawah Island Intercollegiate (March 3-5), which also represented her final round of the season … her best finish came in the FIU Pat Bradley Invitational (Oct. 21-23) as she fired rounds of 79, 74 and 74 to tie for 14th out of 75 golfers … also finished inside the top-40 of more than 85 golfers at the Hurricane Invitational (Feb. 4-5) and Le Triomphe Collegiate Invitational (Feb. 18-19).

As A Junior (2011-12)
Competed in one tournament during the fall season before utilizing a redshirt year … finished in a share of 25th in the field of 80 with a three-round score of 237 (78-77-82) at the season-opening Chip-N Club Invitational (Sept. 12-13).

As A Sophomore (2010-11)
Unanimous selection to the Atlantic Sun All-Conference first team, becoming the first student-athlete in program history to earn the honor … finished in the top five in seven tournaments, including all five spring competitions, with one medalist honor … fired seven rounds of par or lower on the season, with five sub-par rounds … held a stroke average of 74.1 over 25 rounds … finished the year ranked No. 107 in the nation and No. 50 regionally according to GolfStat.com rankings … placed among the top-10 in three of four fall tournaments, including a pair of top five finishes … opened the season with a 228 (77-78-73) at the Chris Banister Classic (Sept. 5-7) to tie for third overall … submitted her best round of the fall, 71 (-1), at the USF-Waterlefe Invitational (Oct. 4-5) and finished tied for 16th on the 103-player leaderboard with a 227 (71(-1)-81-75)… finished tied for fourth at the 33rd Annual Pat Bradley Invitational (Oct. 31-Nov. 2) following two even-par rounds, carding a one-over par 217 (72(E)-73-72(E)) … concluded the fall in a share of ninth at the Hatter Invitational (Nov. 7-8) with a 227 (75-74-78) … placed among the top five in every spring tournament … opened the championship season in second place with a 151 (76-75) at the rain-shortened JU Classic (Feb. 6-7) … earned A-Sun Golfer of the Week honors following the JU Classic … followed with a fourth place finish at the JMU/Eagle Landing Invitational (March 11-13), handing in a one-over par 217 (70(-2)-76-71(-1)) … earned A-Sun Golfer of the Week honors following the JMU Invite … fired her lowest collegiate round, a five-under 67, on her way to her second career medalist honor at the UC Spring Invite (March 25-27) with a score of 211 (74-70(-2)-67(-5)) … earned A-Sun Golfer of the Week honors following the UC Invite … tied for third at the World Golf Village Intercollegiate (April 4-5) with a two-round score of 150 (75-75) … finished the season in a two-way tie for fifth with a score of 224 (76-75-73) at the 2011 A-Sun Championship.

As A Freshman (2009-10)
Named to the Atlantic Sun All-Conference second team and a unanimous selection to All-Freshmen team … participated in all four tournaments during the 2009 fall season ... submitted four rounds of par or lower with a pair of sub-par rounds … finished with a stroke average of 75.4 over 25 rounds … recorded seven top 10 and eight top 20 finishes … made collegiate debut at the 2009 Lady Eagle Invitational (Sept. 21) and earned first place out of 21 individuals with a 223 (72-74-77) while leading the Eagles to a second place finish ... submitted a 232 (83-76-73) at the USF-Waterlefe Invitational (Oct. 4) ... tied for 10th out of 81 individuals at the CSU Wendy's Invitational (Oct. 18) with a two-round score of 153 (76-77) ... turned in a fall season-best 217 (70-73-74) at the 32nd Annual Pat Bradley Invitational (Oct. 25) which tied for sixth out of 79 individuals ... competed in all five tournaments during the 2010 spring season ... turned in a 158 (84-74) for a share of 16th overall at the JU Women's Classic (Feb. 22) ... submitted a 224 (75-75-74) to tie for seventh at the JMU Eagle Landing Invitational (March 7) ... tied for fifth at the Univ. of Cincinnati Spring Invite (March 26) with a 225 (76-73-76) ... placed in a tie for fourth at the Canes and Cardinal Classic (April 5) with a 226 (79-74-73) ... turned in a spring season best 218 (72-73-73) at the 2010 A-Sun Championship for sole possession of third place overall ... held a 75.04 scoring average for the year … earned A-Sun All-Academic honors.

High School
Graduated Summa Cum Laude from Citrus High School with a 4.4 GPA in 2009 … named high school Golfer of the Year all four years … National Honor Society member  … owns the county's lowest recorded round with a 64.

Personal
Born June 27, 1991 … daughter of Brian and Renee Carlson … graduated in 2012 with a management degree … currently pursuing an MBA with a finance concentration … favorite sports movie is The Replacements … favorite athlete is New York Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano … favorite sport to watch is football … chose FGCU because of the campus location and the atmosphere of Fort Myers.