Kris Grimes
    Kris  Grimes

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Compton, Calif.

    High School:
    Saint Joseph

    Last College:
    College of the Canyons

    Height:
    5-3

    Birthdate:
    06/03/1992


    05/06/2015

    Saluki Women's Golf: 2014-15 Season in Review

    The Salukis finshed the season with six top-five team finishes and 12 top-five individual finishes.

    04/21/2015

    Salukis finish strong with third place finish at the MVC Championships

    Sophomore Brooke Cusumano earned MVC All-Conference and the MVC Elite-18 Award

    04/20/2015

    SIU moves to fourth place on Day Two at MVC Championships

    Sophomore Brooke Cusumano shot SIU's only score in the 70s today to maintain her top-10 ranking.

    04/19/2015

    Salukis in second, only one stroke behind, after Day 1 at MVC Championships

    Senior Kris Grimes finished with the day's only eagle on the 483-yard, par-5 18th hole.

    03/30/2015

    SIU finishes with one-stroke lead to take fourth-straight Saluki Invitational title

    Junior Mattie Lindner finished as the tournament's medalist for the first time in her career with a 150 overall score.

    05/09/2015

    2015 Women's Golf Banquet

    Photos from the 2015 SIU Women's Golf Banquet in the John Paul Cook Club at SIU Arena; May 9, 2015.

    09/21/2014

    2014 Saluki Shootout

    Women's Golf photos from the 2014 Saluki Shootout, taken 9.21.14.

    03/31/2014

    2014 Saluki Invitational

    Photos from the 2014 Saluki Invitational taken at Hickory Ridge Golf Course, 3.31.14

    2014-15 (Senior):
    Tournament Scores

    Earned a spot on the MVC Honor Roll.

    2013-14 (Junior):
    Tournament Scores

    Played in 28 rounds in 11 events for Southern...Had an average of 78.9 (seven-over), the fourth-best for SIU...Finished in the top-10 four times and the top-five three times...Was SIU's top finisher at the Saluki Invitational (third, 73-79)...Finished third twice in her last four matches...Finished tied for 27th at the MVC Championships...Had a season-low of 73, which she managed twice.

    College of the Canyons:
    Two-time All-American...Won the California Junior College State Championship as a freshman...Finished fourth at the California Junior College State Championship as a sophomore...Won the conference tournament as a sophomore...Kept a scoring average of 75.8 as a sophomore in junior college...Won five tournaments in the fall semester of her sophomore year at College of the Canyons.

    High School:
    Athlete of the Year selection as a senior...Held the school's low stroke average in both her junior and senior years...Two-time City of Lakewood Hall of Fame selection...Second-team Dream Team selection as a junior...Honorable mention Dream Team selection as a sophomore.

    Personal:
    Daughter of Sandra and Herman Grimes...Grandfather, Hermon L. Grimes, Sr., developed the official patent for the folding wing aircraft, which helped turn the tide in the Pacific during WWII, earning him a Purple Heart...Majoring in Global Management (International Business)...Born June 3, 1992, in Harbor City in Los Angeles, Calif...Has seven brothers and sisters...First African-American women's golfer in SIU history.