Kristie Yang finished fifth overall
293 was the sixth best round in school history for SIU
Southern enters the tournament with two-straight wins
Eight former Saluki golfers return to Carbondale to face SIU's current team
Sun Young Jung tied for third place, while Mattie Lindner hit a hole-in-one
2016 Women's Golf MVC Championship Chicago, Ill.
Photos from the 2015 SIU Women's Golf Banquet in the John Paul Cook Club at SIU Arena; May 9, 2015.
Women's Golf photos from the 2014 Saluki Shootout, taken 9.21.14.
Photos from the 2014 Saluki Invitational taken at Hickory Ridge Golf Course, 3.31.14
Competed in all but one tournament for the Salukis this season, including the MVC Championship…Was SIU’s top finisher at three tournaments…Ranks 15th in the MVC and second for the Salukis with a 77.50 stroke average through 28 rounds this season, the best stroke average of her career…Had two eagles this season, including one on the final hole of the MVC Championships…Had the team’s lowest putting average at 30.32 putts…Finished the season with 21 rounds in the 70s…Had her best 54-hole finish at the ORU/SFA Spring Break Invite where she shot 228 to tie for 30th of 100… Shot a season-low 74 three times, with her best finish at the 18-hole Cardinal Challenge where she finished 3rd of 42
Earned the MVC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award...Competed in all 12 tournaments, playing 30 rounds...Recorded four top-three finishes in 2014-15... Earned a first place finish in the Saluki Invitational after finishing six-over par, with rounds of 74 and 76 in the tournament...Took second in the SIU/SIUE Dual, carding a round of 72 to finish one-over par...Had a season-best score of 71 in the first round of the Saluki Shootout... Finished the year six-over par and an average of 78.0.
WGCA All-American Scholar
Played in 23 rounds in nine events...Had the third-highest season scoring average at 78.8...Low round of 74 came in the first round of the Eagle Landing Invitational...Part of two team titles: UMKC Fall Invitational and Saluki Invitational.
WGCA All-American Scholar
Played in all 12 tournaments...Fifth on the team with a 82.2 stroke average...Tied for 18th at the MVC Championship...Posted season-best rounds of 77 on three occasions...Posted 10 rounds in the 70s.
High School: Four-time All-Conference selection...Three-time Sectional medalist...Two-time State finalist...Set nine-hole (32) and 18-hole (70) school records as a senior...Three-time scholar-athlete selection.
Personal: Full given name is Mattie Elizabeth Lindner...Daughter of Mary and Russell Lindner...Born Jan. 4, 1994, in Indianapolis, Ind.