At A Glance
Two-year starter and three-year letterwinner has played in 18 career tournaments and owns a 77.81 career scoring average . . . Has collected 90 career birdies.
2013-14 - Junior
Competed in seven tournaments and collected a career-low 76.84 scoring average, which ranked fifth on the team . . . Ranked fifth on the team with 33 birdies . . . Carded a career-low 220 (72-73-75) and tied for 18th place, her first career top-20 finish, at the Regional Challenge in Palos Verdes, California . . . tied for 45th place at the Mary Fossum Invitational with a 235 (78-76-81) . . . Shot a 230 (80-72-78) at the Tar Heel Invitational to tie for 74th place . . . Tied for 52nd at the Landfall Tradition (75-79-79--233) . . . Tied for 47th place at the Central District Invitational (74-74-77--225) . . . Tied for 62nd place at the Bryan National Collegiate (77-76-82--235) . . . Also competed in match play at the Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic.
Along with teammate Liz Nagel, won the fourth annual Pure Silk Women's Collegiate Team Championship at the Wedgewood Golf & Country Club in Powell, Ohio; Witherby and Nagel captured the title by shooting a three-round total of 5-under-par 283, four shots ahead of Louisville's Emily Haas and Laura Restrepo ... Witherby and Nagel led the event wire-to-wire after shooting a 1-under 71 during the alternate shot first round, a 5-under 67 during the best ball second round, and a 1-over 145 during the aggregate score third round ... Tied for 36th place at the Michigan PGA Women's Open with a 227 (76-73-78), which was 10th best among amateurs.
2012-13 - Sophomore
Qualified for the starting lineup eight times and compiled a 77.64 scoring average (1,941 strokes in 25 rounds) ... Placed a season-high 12th at the Mary Fossum Invitational with a career-low 224 (73-76-75) ... Tied for 26th in her first appearance at the Big Ten Championships with a 230 (80-77-73) ... Also qualified for the starting lineup in the NCAA Central Regional and the NCAA Championships ... Shot a career-low 71 in the second round of the NCAA Championships.
Teamed up with Liz Nagel to tie for fifth place with a 2-over 290 at the Pure Silk Women's Team Collegiate Championship ... Tied for sixth at the GAM Championship ... Tied for 18th at the Michigan PGA Women's Open; placed fifth among amateurs ... Advanced to the second round of the WWGA 112th National Amateur Championship at Monroe Golf & Country Club.
2011-12 - Freshman
Compiled a 80.33 scoring average (723 strokes in nine rounds) during three tournaments . . . Earned a spot in the starting lineup in her collegiate debut at the Texas A&M MoMorial (Sept. 131-5) and carded a 247 (85-76-86) . . . Tied for 25th at the Mary Fossum Invitational (Sept. 17-18) with a season-low 233 (75-81-77) . . . Was in the starting lineup for the Landfall Tradition (Oct. 28-30) in Wilmington, N.C., and shot a 243 (83-79-81).
Four-time Indiana High School Athletic Association First-Team All-State honoree . . . In four years of high school golf, was a medalist 46 times in 67 career tournaments and compiled a 73.0 scoring average . . . Also a four-time All-North Central Conference selection . . . Tied for seventh at the 2010 IHSAA Finals her senior year with a 154 (73-81) . . . Won medalist honors 14 times out of 19 tournaments her senior year, with six rounds in the 60s, and compiled a 71.2 scoring average . . . Her lowest career tournament round was a 64 . . . Won medalist honors at the U.S. Girls qualifier and finished runner-up at the International Junior Golf Tour (IJGT) TPC Tampa Bay Tournament in March 2010 . . . Placed fifth in the 2009 IHSAA Finals her junior year . . . Finished that season with a 73.0 scoring average . . . Took fifth place in the 2009 Indiana Women's Open . . . Placed second at the 2009 U.S. Women's Amateur Qualifier at Walnut Grove Country Club with a 73 . . . Placed 24th at the 2009 Dixie Amateur . . . Won the 2008 state title as a sophomore, tying the course record with a 143 (66-77) and setting an 18-hole IHSAA tournament record with a 66; also won the sectional title that season . . . Helped lead Richmond to a runner-up finish at the 2008 state championship . . . Winner of the IJGT event at Furman University in 2008, claiming first by eight strokes . . . Also placed third at an IJGT event at the University of Georgia in 2008 . . . Claimed sectional and regional titles as a freshman in 2007 and finished runner-up at the Purdue Open; finished the year with a 74.0 scoring average.