Braidy Hood
    Braidy Hood

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Coulterville, Ill.

    High School:
    Coulterville

    Height:
    5-5

    Birthdate:
    12/04/1986


    Updated September 25, 2008

    2007-08: Had great success at the Saluki Invitational...placed first with score of 139, breaking the SIU record all-time low 36-hole score...shot a 67 in the second round, breaking both the SIU all-time low 18-hole score and best second round score...shot a 72 in the first round, tying for fourth in the school's best first round score...shot a total of 27 rounds with an average stroke of 79.2...named MVC Golfer of the week (April 7)...finished 18th at the MVC Championships.

    2006-07: All-Conference honoree...carded 27 rounds in her second season with the Salukis...posted a 78 stroke average and a +6 par average...best finish of the season was a tie for fourth at the MVC Championships...shot a total of 20 rounds in the 70s...shot a season and career-low 68 on day three at the MVCs, breaking both the MVC Championship all-time low 18-hole score and the SIU best third round score records...earned the Jane Phelps Women's Golf Award and the 2006-07 Women's Golf Sportsmanship Award.

    2005-06: Played 24 rounds for the Salukis in her first season...80 stroke average...8-over par average...finished tied 10th at the MVC Championships...Shot a total of 9 rounds in the 70s.

    Pre-SIU: Joined the Salukis from Coulterville High School...Southern Illinois player of the year junior and senior year...tied for 14th at state as a senior...holds school record for low 18-hole round score with 67...2004 Pepsi Little People's Championship top 15...IIAJC regional qualifying winner five years in a row...2005 IWGA champion.

    Personal: Majoring in radio and television: marketing and media management, with a minor in Psychology...member of the Student Athlete Advisory Committee...born December 4, 1986...daughter of Raymond and Jaci Hood...has two sisters Brittany and Brooke.

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