Holly Niederkohr
Holly Niederkohr

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Marysville, Ohio

High School:
Marysville


At a Glance
Enters her senior season with a 78.47 career stoke average ... Has one career top-10 and four top-20 finishes ... Most experienced Spartan with 77 collegiate rounds played.

Summer 2008
Advanced to the round of 32 at the North & South Women's Amateur Championship ... Advanced to the quarterfinals of the first flight at the Western Women's Golf Association National Amateur Championship.

2007-08 - Junior
An Academic All-Big Ten honoree ... Earned team's most improved player award ... Competed in seven events with a stroke average of 79.41 ... Posted 28 birdies ... Placed in a tie for 29th at the Lady Northern with a 233 (80-75-78) ... Had her best finish of the season at the "Mo"Morial, tying for 27th with a 246 (84-80-82) ... Tied for 32nd at the Big Ten Championship at 310 (80-76-78-76) ... Tied for 56th at the NCAA West Regional with a season-low 228 (73-77-78).

Summer 2007
Advanced to round of 16 at the Women's Western Amateur ... Competed in the North and South Amateur in Pinehurst, N.C.

2006-07 - Sophomore
An Academic All-Big Ten selection ... Finished in the top 20 in three tournaments ... Fifth on the team with 38 birdies ... Posted first top-20 finish of season at the Lady Gator, finishing tied for 19th with a 225 (78-71-76) ... Finished tied for 13th at the two-round Indiana Invitational with a 152 (75-77) ... Posted first career top-10 finish with a 231 (75-79-77) at the Lady Buckeye Invitational ... Tied for 33rd at the Big Ten Championships ... Tied for 34th at the NCAA Central Regionals, posting a 227 (73-76-78).

Summer 2006
Advanced to third round of match play at North and South Women's Amateur.

2005-06 - Freshman
Competed in eight events and had a stroke-average of 77.79 in her freshman season ... Had her lone top-20 finish at the Northwestern Invitational when she shot 221 (74-71-76) and finished in a tie for 20th ...Tied for 30th at the Big Ten Championship with a score of 310 (76-78-78-78) ... Fired a score of 232 (79-78-75) and finished in a tie for 44th at the NCAA Central Regional.

Junior Golf
Won the 2001 AJGA in Kingswood, Texas and the UCT National at Disney World ... Took medalist honors at the 2002 AJGA in Jacksonville, N.C. ... Placed second at the 2002 Ohio Junior Girls Championship .. Placed third at the 2003 Pepsi Little Peoples and won the Ohio Junior Girls Championship ... Took second at the 2004 AJGA event in Columbus, Ohio, and the Pepsi Little Peoples ... Finished third at the 2004 Ohio Junior Girls Championship.

High School
Earned four letters in golf at Marysville ... Earned all-league and all-district honors for four years ... Named league and district MVP ... Finished third in the state as a freshman and second as a senior ... Team was ranked No. 6 in the state in 2005 ... Averaged 74.8 as a junior and 73.6 as a senior ... Also a four-year letterwinner in basketball where she served as captain in 2005 ... Two-time second-team all-league honoree in basketball and an honorable all-district honoree as a senior ... First-team all-league honoree in track as a freshman ... National Honor Society ... Served as class Vice-President (2001-02) and Class President (2002-03) ... Finished high school with a 4.216 grade-point average ... Member of the FCWT and AJGA Academic All-America Teams ... Presented the Wolfe/Jack Nicklaus Golf Scholarship and the Wendy's High School Heisman Award.

Personal
Born April 3, 1987 ... Daughter of Dan and Sandy Niederkohr ... Uncle played football for Notre Dame ... A journalism major.