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2008-2009 Women's Golf Roster


Leigh Wilkins

Class: SR
Height: 5-6
Previous School: Oakland HS
Hometown: Murfreesboro, Tenn.

NOTABLE
Won Metro Nashville Championship during summer, 2008 ... Top 20 finish at 2008 Tennessee State Open.

2008-09 (SENIOR)
2009 Spring:
Played in all five tournaments ... Placed 9th (out of 55) at the Sun Belt Championships after firing a 6-over 222 ... Helped the women finish third overall at the SBC tournament ... Posted an 8th-place finish at the Canes and Cardinals Classic after carding a 9-over 225 with a low round of 72 ... At the USA Lady Jaguar finished 9th (out of 83) ... Fired a 9-over225 at the Kiawah Island Women's Intercollegiate for a 14th-place finish out of 215.
2008 Fall: Played in four tournaments ... Finished 11th at the Chris Banister Gamecock Classic carding a low round of 75 to open play ... Fired first and second rounds of 73 and 72 at the Cincinnati Fall Classic for an eighth-place finish.

2007-08 (JUNIOR)
2008 Spring:
Ranked 30th in final Sun Belt Conference standings with 78.8 stroke average ... Played in all five spring tournaments and posted a 79.4 stroke average in those events ... Finished strong with five of her low spring rounds coming in the final six rounds ... Posted season-low 73 in second round at Sun Belt Conference Championships ... Led Middle Tennessee at Sun Belt Championships with a 10-over 226 to finish season-best eighth overall ... Her 78.5 third-round spring average was tied for second best on the team.
2007 Fall: Played in three tournaments with 77.88 stroke average ... Top finish was 23rd of 75 players at the Lady Kat Invitational where she also turned in fall low round of 74 in the first round of the event.

2006-07 (SOPHOMORE)
2007 Spring: Played in five spring tournaments with an average of 76.3, which was second on team ... Posted personal-best third-place finish at Belmont Invitational ... Posted career-best 69 in first round at Belmont Invitational, which tied for fifth-best round in school history ... Finished fifth at Cincinnati Spring Invitational ... Ninth at Southern Miss Lady Eagle Invitational.
2006 Fall: Played in all four tournaments with a 78.00 stroke average in her 12 rounds ... Low round of the fall was a 73 at the GSU Pelican Preserve Invitational ... Produced career-best three-round tournament score with a 225 at the Unlimited Potential and finished 15th (out of 90) ... Followed the performance with her second-best three-round total with a 226 at the GSU Pelican Preserve.

2005-06 (FRESHMAN)
2006 Spring:
Played in all six tournaments and posted a 78.96 stroke average in her 25 rounds, including a career-best 73 at the USA Lady Jaguar Invitational ... Low three-round tournament score of 229 posted in back-to-back finishes at end of season, including a ninth-place finish at the Sun Belt Conference Championships with a 229 ... Also fired a three-round 229 at the Southern Miss Lady Eagle Invitational ... Third on team for the 2005-06 school year with a 78.96 stroke average which was 28th among SBC golfers ... Produced career-best finish of sixth (out of 107) at the USA Lady Jaguar Invitational with a 5-over 149 in the two-round shortened event ... Was also 11th at the Southern Miss Lady Eagle Invite and 12th at the Baja Invitational.
2005 Fall: Competed in three tournaments as a true freshman and had a 79.0 stroke average ... Improved her finish with each tournament ... Was 22nd at the GSU/Pelican Preserve Invitational with a 236 total ... Had her top round of 75 at the Unlimited Potential/Baytree Classic.

HIGH SCHOOL
The Daily News Journal Most Valuable Player and Player of the Year four years in a row as a standout at Oakland High School ... Lettered four years in golf for coach Gary Johnson ... Qualified for the state tournament all four years with a career-best finish of ninth at the 2004 event ... Placed 11th as a junior, 19th as a sophomore, and 17th her freshman year ... Won region tournament three times ... Owns lowest score in Oakland history with 68 at Lebanon Country Club that included a hole-in-one ... Fired 69 at Early Bird Invitational ... Qualified for USGA Girls Junior Tournament in summer, 2003.

PERSONAL
Majoring in Entrepreneurship ... Born June 25, 1987 ... Daughter of Tracy and Ann Wilkins ... Other: Father is the head pro at Old Fort Golf Course in Murfreesboro and played collegiate golf at Union University.