University of Iowa Athletics

Becky Quinby

Class Jr.
Hometown Plymouth, Minn.
High School Benilde-St. Margaret's
Becky Quinby - Women's Golf - University of Iowa Athletics

2007-08 as a Junior… competed in nine tournaments, including 28 rounds (79.1) scoring average… highest finish was seventh-place at the Baja Invitational… finished in 18th place at Shamrock Intercollegiate… broke career mark for low 18-hole score by shooting a 73 at the Indiana Invitational… recorded a career-best 54-hole score of 234 at the Lady Northern Invitational… shot career-best for 36 holes (156) twice on the season… letterwinner.

2006-07 as a Sophomore… competed in three tournaments, including nine rounds (82.2 scoring average)… tied for 24th at the Hawkeye Intercollegiate… tied a career-low for 18 holes when she carded a 79 in the first and third rounds of the Notre Dame Invitational… recorded a career-best 54-hole score of 243 at the Notre Dame Invitational… matched a career-best for 36 holes (161) at the Lady Northern Invitational.

2005-06 as a Freshman… competed in four tournaments, playing 12 rounds… tied for 19th at Hawkeye Intercollegiate… posted season low for 18 holes, 79, twice… recorded season low for 36 holes (161) and 54 holes (244) at the Hawkeye Intercollegiate, where she tied for 19th place… letterwinner.

High School… two-time golf team captain… competed in the Minnesota state golf tournament six years… runner-up finisher at the state tournament her sophomore season… competed in the FCWT National Championship… qualified for the 2004 Westfield Junior PGA Championship in Ohio… also lettered in swimming… president student service award winner… member of the National Honor Society… graduated cum laude.

Personal… born September 24, 1986… daughter of David and Karen Quinby… Communications major… competed for Benilde-St. Margaret[apos]s High School… high school coaches were Jay Meyerhoff and Gary Greenquist… father played football at Luther College… has two younger brothers, JD (13) and Scott (11).

Quinby’s Career Averages

Year Rds. Strokes Avg. Low Round
Fall `05 3 244 81.3 79 (Hawkeye Intercollegiate)
Spring `06 9 759 84.3 79 (Illini Spring Challenge)
2005-06 12 1003 83.6 79 (Twice)
Fall `06 8 740 82.2 79 (Twice)
Fall ’07 9 722 80.2 74 (Lady Northern Invitational)
Spring ’08 19 1510 79.4 73 (Indiana Invitational)
2007-08 28 2232 79.7 73 (Indiana Invitational)
Totals  48  3975  82.8 73 (Indiana Invitational)

LOW 18-HOLE SCORE: 73, 2008 Indiana Invitational
LOW 36-HOLE SCORE: 156, Twice
LOW 54-HOLE SCORE: 234, 2007 Lady Northern Invitational
BEST CAREER FINISH: 7th, 2008 Baja Invitational

Driver: Titleist 983k
Woods: Callaway Big Bertha Steelheads, Taylor Made Rescue Wood
Irons: Ping i3’s
Ball: Titleist Pro V1
Glove: none
Favorite Club: 8 iron
Favorite Golf Course: Can’t decide
Superstitions: Too many to count