University of Iowa Athletics

Kaitlyn Hanna

Class Fr.
Hometown Omaha, Neb.
High School Westside
Kaitlyn Hanna - Women's Golf - University of Iowa Athletics

High School — 2021 Nebraska Golf Association Girls Amateur Golfer of the Year… ranked as high as No. 76 in the class of 2022 by Junior Golf Scorecard and ranked third in the region… 2021 Heisman High School Scholarship winner… four-time Super State, four-time All-Metro captain… three-time Nebraska Golf Association Junior All-Star team selection… four-time team captain and team MVP… two-time Class A State champion and two-time Class A State runner-up… first Nebraska girls golfer to win two State titles and two runner-up finishes… recorded second lowest round in Class A State Girls Championships history (69, -3)… second-lowest two-round score in Class A State Girls Championships history (-2)… second female golfer in Nebraska high school history to win two State titles and three Metro titles… won 2021 Midwest Junior Championship and tied for second at Nebraska Women’s Amateur and Nebraska Junior Amateur… tied for eighth at Western Junior Championships, the highest finish for a Nebraska high school golfer since 1980… recorded a 72.66 high school scoring average… had a 75.4 scoring average as freshman (low round of 72), 72.08 as a sophomore (low round of 65), 73.27 as a junior (low round of 68) and 69.91 as a senior (low round of 63)… Hanna’s round of 63 is the lowest 18-hole score in the history of Nebraska girls golf… two-time finalist for the Omaha Sports Commission Female Athlete of the Year… also a four-year basketball letterwinner and two-year starter… earned State Honorable Mention honors and was a two-time state tournament qualifier… three-time Academic All-State and National Honors Society inductee… Greater Omaha Area Scholar-Athlete of the Year (first sophomore to win the award).

Personal — Born June 24, 2003, in Omaha… daughter of Terry and Amy Hanna… has two siblings — twin sister Karly and Tyler… cousin, Darius Luff, runs track at Nebraska… started TeeArt Creations during senior year of high school… it is customized golf art, combining her love for golf and creativity and making it into art… majoring in business.