University of Iowa Athletics

Kristin Glesne

Class Sr.
Hometown San Antonio, Texas
High School Reagan

Spring 2019

  • Competed in all six tournaments
  • Posted a career-best 18-hole score of 68 at the Hawkeye El-Tigre Invitational (March 21-23)
  • Posted a 54-hole score of 226 (+10) at the Hawkeye El-Tigre Invitational (March 21-23) to tie for 10th, the best individual finish for Iowa

Fall 2018

  • Competed in four tournaments
  • Recorded a career-best fourth-place finish at the Diane Thomason Invitational (Sept. 29-30) with a score of 226 (+10)
  • Tied for 33rd at the Branch Law Firm Invitational (Sept. 10-11), the best individual finish for Iowa, with a 54-hole score of 221 (+5)

Spring 2018

  • Competed in five tournaments
  • Tied for 42nd at the Hawkeye El-Tigre Invitational (March 16-17) with a 54-hole score of 230 (+14)
  • Finished 79th at the Westbrook Spring Invitational (Feb. 25-26) with a 54-hole total of 229 (+13)
  • Tied for 73rd at the Arizona State Invitational (March 23-25) with a three-round score of 236 (+20)
  • Tied for 46th at Big Ten Championships (April 20-22) with a three-round total of 227 (+11)
  • Tied for 64th with a 3-round score of 244 (+28) at the Bruzzy Challenge (April 1-3)

Fall 2017

  • Competed in all four tournaments
  • Finished with a stroke average of 74.5
  • Carded four rounds at-or-below par
  • Tied for 29th at the Mercedes-Benz Championship (Sept. 18-19) with a 54-hole score of 218 (+5) – a career-best 54-hole score
  • Tied for 44th at the Branch Law Firm Invitational (Sept. 11-12) with a three-round score of 223 (+7)
  • Tied for 55th with a 3-round score of 223 (+7) at the Ruth Chris Tar Heel Invitational (Oct. 13-15)
  • Tied for 28th at the Ladies Fall Collegiate Invitational (Oct. 27-29) with a 36-hole score of 156 (+12) – a career-best finish
  • Carded a career-best 18-hole score (70; -2) and 36-hole score (143; -1) at the Branch Law Firm Invitational (Sept. 11-12)

Spring 2017

  • Competed in four tournaments
  • Tied for 59th at the Westbrook Spring Invite with a 3-round total of 230 (+14) (Feb. 26-27)
  • Tied for 45th at the BYU Entrada Classic with a 54-hole total of 237 (+21) (Mar. 13-14)
  • Went 1-3 in match play at the SDSU March Mayhem (Mar. 20-22)
  • Tied for 52nd at the Hawkeye-El Tigre Invitational with a 3-round total of 234 (+18) (Apr. 2-4)
  • Letterwinner

Fall 2016

  • Did not compete

Spring 2016

  • Competed in three tournaments
  • Placed 81st overall at the Westbrook Spring Invitational with a 54-hole total of 232 (+16) (Feb. 21-22)
  • Tied for 118th at the Edwin Watts Kiawah Island Classic with a 54-hole total of 236 (+20) (Feb. 28-Mar. 1)
  • Tied for 53rd at the Entrada Classic with a 3-round total of 244 (+28) (Mar. 14-15)
  • Letterwinner

Fall 2015

  • Competed in three tournaments
  • Made her collegiate debut at the Diane Thomason Invitational (Sept. 12-13), tying for 29th
  • Finished 45th at the New Mexico State Aggie Invitational with a 3-round total of 230 (+14) (Oct. 5-7)
  • Shot her first under-par round (71) at the Pinehurst Challenge (Oct. 12-13)
  • Tied 37th at the Pinehurst Challenge with a 54-hole total of 221 (+5) (Oct. 12-13)

High School

  • Named All-District and All-Region her junior and senior years
  • Served as team captain her senior year
  • Four-time state champion
  • Finished first at the 2014 San Antonio City Championship (71,75,71)
  • Named 2014 TJGT Player of the year
  • Named 2015 GSA Player of the year

The Glesne File

  • Born April 29, 1997
  • Daughter of Amy Forsythe and David Glesne
  • Has one brother, Erik
  • Economics and psychology double major
Season Rds. Strokes Avg. Low Round (Tournament)
2015-16 18 1,396 77.6 71 (Pinehurst Challenge)
2016-17 9 701 77.8 73 (Westbrook Invite)
Career 27 2,097 75.6 71 (Pinehurst Challenge)