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2011-2012 Women's Golf Roster

Karisa Akin

Class: Sr.
Previous School: Central Hardin HS
Hometown: Elizabethtown, Ky.

2011-12 (Senior)

Spring 2012: Earned third straight All-Sun Belt selection ... Competed in all five tournaments with a team-best 74.9 stroke average ... Posted two rounds under par on the way to carding a one-under 215 at the UALR Women's Golf Classic, finishing first in the field of 99 ... Put together another top 10 finish with a 12-over 228 to finish 10th (out of 58) at the Samford Intercollegiate ... Tied for 15th at 12-over at the Sun Belt Championship ... Ended in a tie for 17th (out of 179) at 10-over at the Kiawah Island Intercollegiate.

Fall 2011: Played in all five tournaments with a 76.9 stroke average ... Finished the fall campaign with a first place showing (out of 78) at the Blue Raider Invitational after carding a three-over 219 ... Also carded season-best even par 72 in each of the final two rounds at the Blue Raider Invitational.

2010-11 (Junior)

Spring 2011: Named to All-Sun Belt Team ... Posted a career-best 74.9 stroke average ... Carded a low round of 71 on the final day of the Sun Belt Championship to end tied for first (out of 54) at one-under ... Also tied for first (out of 48) at the Belmont Invitational ... Carded a seven-over 233 to finish tied for fifth (out of 99) at UALR Women's Golf Classic.

Fall 2010: Competed in all five tournaments with a stroke average of 76.6 ... Fired a low round of an even-par 72 en route to tying for seventh place (out of 88) at the Dale McNamara Invitational with a five-over 221 ... Recorded an 11-over 227 to finish tied for 16th (out of 103) at the USF Waterlefe Invitational.

2009-10 (Sophomore)

Spring 2010: Named to All-Sun Belt Team ... Competed in five events with an average of 76.4 strokes per round ... Shot a low round of 70 in the second round of the Sun Belt Championship ... Finished fourth at the SBC Championship, shooting a career-best three round score with a two-over 218 ... Carded a 13-over 229 at the Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate to finish 12th (out of 74)

Fall 2009: Competed in two tournaments with a stroke average of 79 ... Shot a low round of 76 in the opening round of the UAB Fall Beach Blast ... Carded an 11-over 155 at the Beach Blast en route to a 26th place finish (out of 60).

2008-09 (Freshman)

Spring 2009: Competed in four tournaments with a stroke average of 80.7... Shot a low round of 76 in the Kiawah Island Intercollegiate ... Finished 31st (out of 83) in the USA Lady Jaguar Invitational ... Finished 41st (out of 55) in the Sun Belt Championships with a 21-over 237.

Fall 2008: Competed in all five tournaments with an average of 76.9 strokes per round ... Shot a career-best 71 in the final round of the Chris Banister Gamecock Classic en route to a four-over 220 ... Also placed a career-best fourth place finish (out of 57) in the Gamecock Classic ... Finished 12th (out of 70) with a 12-over 228 at the Pat Bradley Invitational ... Recorded a 14th place finish (out of 57) at the Cincinnati Fall Classic.

Central Hardin HS: Played for coach Chris Adams ... 2005 Kentucky High School Athletic Association (KHSAA) Miss Golf ... Four-time KHSAA All-State selection (2004-07) ... Three-time KGA-PGA Player of the Year (2005-07) ... Two-time Kentucky Junior Amateur champion ... Six Top 30 finishes in KHSAA Girls State, four Top 10 finishes ... Helped lead Central Hardin to two state championships and two runner-up finishes ... Two runner-up finishes in KHSAA Girls State Individual Tournament ... Qualified for Westfield PGA and USGA Girls Junior, where she made cut.

Personal: Born July 11, 1990 ... Daughter of Lisa and Steve Akin

2009-2010 Game-by-Game Stats