Honors & Awards

Big Ten Awards
All-Americans
Miscellaneous Awards
Team Awards

BIG TEN AWARDS

BIG TEN GOLFER OF THE YEAR
2002Emily Bastel
2010Laura Kueny
2013Caroline Powers
  
BIG TEN FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR
1998Kasey Gant
1999Emily Bastel
2003Dayna Burleigh
  
BIG TEN COACH OF THE YEAR
2001Stacy Slobodnik-Stoll
2007Stacy Slobodnik-Stoll
2012Stacy Slobodnik-Stoll
  
ALL-BIG TEN
1982Nina Spatafora, Lisa Speaker, Syd Wells
1983Syd Wells
1984Barb Mucha
1985Paige Green, Lisa Marino, Kathy Teichert
1986Lisa Marino
1987Faith Egli, Lisa Marino
1988Faith Egli, Kelly Holland
1991Jenny Hecht
1996Jenn Kangas
1998Kasey Gant
1999Emily Bastel, Kasey Gant
2000Emily Bastel, Kasey Gant
2001Emily Bastel, Kasey Gant, Stacy Snider
2002Emily Bastel, Allison Fouch, Stacy Snider
2003Allison Fouch (second team)
2004Allison Fouch (first team)
 Ann Marie Kersten, Sarah Martin (second team)
2006Sara Brown (first team)
2007Sara Brown (first team)
Mandi McConnell, Rachel Meikle (second team)
2008Sara Brown, Laura Kueny (first team)
 Aimee Neff (second team)
2009Laura Kueny (first team)
 Aimee Neff, Lindsey Solberg (second team)
2010Laura Kueny (first team)
 Aimee Neff (second team)
2011Aimee Neff, Caroline Powers (first team)
 Lindsey Solberg (second team)
2012Caroline Powers (first team)
 Liz Nagel, Lindsey Solberg (second team)
2013Caroline Powers (first team)
 Allyssa Ferrell, Christine Meier (second team)
2014Liz Nagel (first team)
 Allyssa Ferrell (second team)
  
ACADEMIC ALL-BIG TEN
1986Lisa Marino
1987Chris Clark, Sarah Fort, Becky Iverson, Jan Lesperance, Lisa Marino
1988Chris Clark, Sarah Fort, Kelly Holland, Becky Iverson
1989Sarah Fort
1991Gina Yoder, Natalie Zapata
1992Gina Yoder
1993Gina Yoder
1994Julie Campbell, Jenn Kangas
1995Julie Campbell, Jenn Kangas, Amy Loviscek
1996Julie Campbell, Jenn Kangas,
 Amy Loviscek, Lori Schlissberg
1997Ellen Bishop, Julie Campbell,
 Amy Loviscek, Meggan Schumaker
1998Ellen Bishop, Tricia Gregory
 April Holly, Meggan Schumaker
1999Ellen Bishop, Meggan Schumaker
2000Emily Bastel
2001Emily Bastel, Allison Fouch, Ann Marie Kersten
2002Emily Bastel, Allison Fouch, Ann Marie Kersten, Jessica Till
2003Allison Fouch, Jennifer Johnson,
 Ann Marie Kersten, Sarah Martin, Jessica Till
2004Dayna Burleigh, Allison Fouch,Jennifer Johnson, Ann Marie Kersten
2005Dayna Burleigh, Kristen Polanski, Heather Rose
2006Sara Brown, Dayna Burleigh, Kristen Polanski,
 Heather Rose, Jordyn Wells, Amanda Wilson
2007Sara Brown, Holly Niederkohr,
Kristen Polanski, Heather Rose, Jordyn Wells
2008Sara Brown, Holly Niederkohr, Jordyn Wells
2009Michelle Bowles, Natalie Brehm, Aimee Neff, Holly Niederkohr
2010Natalie Brehm, Aimee Neff, Lindsey Solberg
2011Natalie Brehm, Aimee Neff, Caroline Powers, Lindsey Solberg
2012Allyssa Ferrell, Christine Meier, Liz Nagel
 Caroline Powers, Lindsey Solberg
2013Allyssa Ferrell, Christine Meier, Liz Nagel
 Caroline Powers, Jenny Sritragul
2014Allyssa Ferrell, Lindsey McPherson, Christine Meier
 Liz Nagel, Trisha Witherby, Gabby Yurik
  
BIG TEN SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD
Presented annually by the Big Ten Conference for each sport based on sportsmanship and community service. Winner who observes the rules at all times and be fair and respectful to their opponent at all times.
2003Allison Fouch
2004Allison Fouch
2005Kristen Polanski
2006Sara Brown
2007Kristen Polanski
2008Aimee Neff
2009Aimee Neff
2010Lindsey Solberg
2011Aimee Neff
2012Lindsey Solberg
2013Caroline Powers
2014Lindsey McPherson
  
BIG TEN MEDAL OF HONOR
Presented annually to a male and female student-athlete at each conference institution for academic and athletic excellence.
1982Lisa Speaker
1987Lisa Marino
2011Aimee Neff
2013Caroline Powers
  
BIG TEN WOMEN'S GOLFERS OF THE WEEK
April 26, 2000Kasey Gant
April 4, 2001Emily Bastel
April 11, 2001Stacy Snider
March 28, 2002Emily Bastel
April 10, 2002Emily Bastel
April 23, 2002Emily Bastel
February 19, 2004Sarah Martin
March 11, 2004Allison Fouch
April 5, 2006Rachel Meikle
February 15, 2007Heather Rose
February 22, 2007Sara Brown
February 20, 2008Sara Brown
April 23, 2008Sara Brown
Jan. 28, 2009Laura Kueny
Feb. 17, 2010Laura Kueny
April 14, 2010Laura Kueny
April 21, 2010Laura Kueny
Feb. 23, 2011Christine Meier
April 18, 2011Caroline Powers
Sept. 22, 2011Caroline Powers
Oct. 12, 2011Caroline Powers
Sept. 27, 2012Caroline Powers
Oct. 31, 2012Caroline Powers
Feb. 20, 2013Caroline Powers
Feb. 20, 2013Caroline Powers
Sept. 18, 2013Liz Nagel
Feb. 19, 2014Allyssa Ferrell
April 23, 2014Kelly Grassel
  

ALL-AMERICANS

  
ALL-AMERICANS
1973Bonnie Lauer (AIAW)
1978Sue Ertl (AIAW)
1982Syd Wells (honorable mention)
1983Syd Wells (second team)
1984Barb Mucha (honorable mention)
1985Lisa Marino (honorable mention)
2002Emily Bastel (second team)
2004Allison Fouch (honorable mention)
2008Sara Brown (honorable mention)
2009Laura Kueny (second team-Golfweek; honorable mention - NGCA)
2010Laura Kueny (second team-NGCA; second team-Golfweek)
2011Caroline Powers (honorable mention-NGCA)
2012Caroline Powers (honorable mention-NGCA)
2013Caroline Powers (honorable mention-WGCA)
  
NGCA/WGCA SCHOLAR ALL-AMERICANS
1985Lisa Marino
1987Becky Iverson
1993Gina Yoder
1996Julie Campbell
1997Julie Campbell, Amy Loviscek, Ellen Bishop, Meggan Schumaker
1998April Holly, Ellen Bishop, Meggan Schumaker
1999Ellen Bishop, Meggan Schumaker
2001Allison Fouch
2002Jessica Till, Ann Marie Kersten
2003Jessica Till, Ann Marie Kersten
2004Ann Marie Kersten, Allison Fouch
2005Kristen Polanski, Heather Rose
2006Heather Rose, Jordyn Wells
2007Heather Rose
2008Michelle Bowles, Jordyn Wells
2009Aimee Neff, Lindsey Solberg
2010Aimee Neff, Lindsey Solberg, Caroline Powers, Natalie Brehm
2011Aimee Neff, Caroline Powers
2012Caroline Powers, Jenny Sritragul
2013Caroline Powers, Jenny Sritragul
2014Gabby Yurik
  

MISCELLANOUS AWARDS

  
DINAH SHORE TROPHY AWARD
Presented by the Women's Golf Coaches Association to a female collegiate golfer who excels in both academics (at least 3.2 on a 4.0 scale) and athletics - playing in at least 50 percent of the team's scheduled events - while maintaining a 78.00 or less scoring average. The nominees must also demonstrate outstanding leadership skills and community service.
2013Caroline Powers
  
KIM MOORE SPIRIT AWARD
Presented by the Women's Golf Coaches Association to a student-athlete or coach who exemplifies a great spirit toward the game of golf, a positive attitude on and off the golf course, a role model for her team and mental toughness in facing challenges.
2014Liz Nagel
  
MIDWEST REGION COACH OF THE YEAR
1984Mary Fossum
1999Stacy Slobodnik-Stoll
  
MIDWEST REGION FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR
1999Emily Bastel
  
GOLFWEEK/SAGARIN ALL-MIDWEST REGION
1999Kasey Gant (first team)
Emily Bastel (second team)
2000Emily Bastel, Kasey Gant (first team)
  
NGCA ALL-REGION
2002Emily Bastel
2004Allison Fouch
2008Sara Brown
2009Laura Kueny, Lindsey Solberg
2010Laura Kueny
2011Caroline Powers
2012Lindsey Solberg
  
GOLFWORLD MIDSEASON ALL-AMERICAN
2007Laura Kueny
  
CURTIS CUP
1974Bonnie Lauer
2002Emily Bastel
  
WORLD UNIVERSITY GAMES
1987Lisa Marino
1998Kasey Gant
2002Allison Fouch
2004Sarah Martin
2006Sara Brown
2010Laura Kueny
2011Caroline Powers
2012Caroline Powers
  
GEORGE ALDERTON FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR
Presented annually to the top Michigan State female athlete.
2000Emily Bastel
2002Emily Bastel
2007Sara Brown
2008Sara Brown
2011Caroline Powers
2012Caroline Powers
2013Caroline Powers
2014Allyssa Ferrell
  
CHESTER BREWER LEADERSHIP AWARD
Presented to a graduating senior in his or her last year of eligibility for distinguished performance in athletics and scholarship and for possessing a high degree of leadership qualities and skill.
2004Allison Fouch
2013Caroline Powers
  
DR. JAMES FEURIG ACHIEVEMENT & SERVICE AWARD
Presented annually to a graduating senior for athletic and academic success and involvement in community and school activities.
1978Joan Garety
1983Syd Wells
  
PRESIDENT'S AWARD
Presented annually to the top male and female graduating student-athletes.
2007Kristen Polanski
  
NELL JACKSON DISTINGUISHED ALUMNA AWARD
Presented to a graduate of at least five years for accomplishments following graduation.
1998Joan Garety
  
BOARD OF TRUSTEES AWARD
1979Joan Garety
  
MSU SPORTSWOMAN OF THE YEAR
Formerly presented to the student-athlete who best combined athletic and academic achievement and generated respect for women's athletics.
1978Sue Ertl
1987Lisa Marino
  
MSU FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR
Formerly presented to the top freshman female student-athlete at Michigan State.
1984Lisa Marino
  
MICHIGAN STATE ATHLETICS HALL OF FAME
1992Bonnie Lauer
1993Joyce Kazmierski
2001Sue Ertl
2003Mary Fossum
2012Emily Bastel
  
NGCA PLAYERS HALL OF FAME
1986Joyce Kazmierski
1987Bonnie Lauer
1988Sue Ertl
1992Barb Mucha
1997Lisa Marino
  
NGCA COACHES HALL OF FAME
1988Mary Fossum
  
MICHIGAN GOLF HALL OF FAME
2002Mary Fossum
2003Joyce Kazmierski
2005Joan Garety
2010Sue Ertl
  
MICHIGAN WOMEN'S GOLF ASSOCIATION LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
2014Mary Fossum
  
MICHIGAN WOMEN'S AMATEUR CHAMPIONS
1970Bonnie Lauer
1971Bonnie Lauer
1972Bonnie Lauer
1975Susie Conlin
1982Joan Garety
1984Lisa Marino
1985Lisa Marino
1986Lisa Marino
1987Becky Iverson
1988Kelly Holland
1992Paige Green
1996Stacy Slobodnik
1997Joan Garety
1998Stacy Slobodnik
2000Stacy Snider
2003Sarah Martin
2005Mandi McConnell
2010Natalie Brehm
2011Christine Meier
2013Christine Meier
  

TEAM AWARDS

LOW AVERAGE
1991Jenny Hecht
1992Carolyn Nodus
1993Gina Yoder
1994Jenn Kangas
1995Jenn Kangas
1996Jenn Kangas
1997Julie Campbell
1998Kasey Gant
1999Emily Bastel
2000Emily Bastel
2001Emily Bastel
2002Emily Bastel
2003Allison Fouch
2004Allison Fouch
2005Mandi McConnell
2006Sara Brown
2007Sara Brown
2008Sara Brown
2009Laura Kueny
2010Laura Kueny
2011Caroline Powers
2012Caroline Powers
2013Caroline Powers
2014Allyssa Ferrell
  
BEST FIRST-YEAR PLAYER
1991Stacy Slobodnik
1992Jill Boring
1993Jenn Kangas
1994Amy Loviscek
1995Jaime Martin
1996Ellen Bishop
1997Meggan Schumaker
1998Kasey Gant
1999Emily Bastel
2000Jessica Till
2001Allison Fouch
2003Dayna Burleigh
2004Heather Rose
2005Sara Brown
2006Holly Niederkohr
2007Laura Kueny
2008Aimee Neff
2009Lindsey Solberg
2010Caroline Powers
2011Christine Meier
2012Jenny Sritragul
2013N/A
  
MOST IMPROVED PLAYER
1991Natalie Zapata
1992Jennifer Mieras
1993Jill Boring
1994Kara Packwood
1995Jenn Kangas
1996Amy Loviscek
1997Kellie Dennis
1998Meggan Schumaker
1999Kellie Dennis
2000Stacy Snider
2001Stacy Snider
2002Jessica Till
2003Jennifer Johnson
2004Rachel Meikle
2005Rachel Meikle
2006Sara Brown
2007Rachel Meikle
2008Holly Niederkohr
2009Natalie Brehm
2011Caroline Powers
2012Allyssa Ferrell
2013Christine Meier
  
TOM ANDERSON ACADEMIC AWARD
1991Gina Yoder
1992Gina Yoder
1993Gina Yoder
1994Julie Campbell
1995Julie Campbell
1996Julie Campbell
1997Ellen Bishop
1998Meggan Schumaker
1999Meggan Schumaker
2000Kari Prochazka
2001Jessica Till
2002Jessica Till
2003Jessica Till
2004Ann Marie Kersten
2005Kristen Polanski
2006Kristen Polanski
2007Kristen Polanski
2008Jen Domagalski
2009Maddi Massa
2011Natalie Brehm
2012Maddi Massa
2013Soleil Singh
  
LEADERSHIP AWARD
1993Stacy Slobodnik
1994Stacy Slobodnik
1995Jenn Kangas
1996Jenn Kangas
1997Julie Campbell
1998Meggan Schumaker
1999Kellie Dennis
2000Kasey Gant
2001Kasey Gant
2002Emily Bastel
2003Allison Fouch
2004Allison Fouch
2005Dayna Burleigh
2006Sara Brown
2007Kristen Polanski
2008Sara Brown
2009Aimee Neff
2011Aimee Neff
2012Lindsey Solberg
2013Caroline Powers
  
ALL-TIME CAPTAINS
Sue Ertl, Karen Escott, Joan Garety1977-78
Suzanne Conlin, Sue Ertl1978-79
Ann Atwood1979-80
Nina Spatafora1980-81
Beth Sierra, Nina Spatafora, Lisa Speaker1981-82
Alison Sellers, Syd Wells1982-83
Barb Mucha, Kathy Teichert1983-84
Kathy Teichert1984-85
Lisa Marino1985-86
Lisa Marino1986-87
Faith Egli, Kelly Holland1987-88
Sarah Fort1988-89
Jenny Hecht1989-90
Jenny Hecht1990-91
Jennifer Mieras, Sandy Sosnowski1991-92
Stacy Slobodnik, Gina Yoder1992-93
Stacy Slobodnik1993-94
Jenn Kangas1994-95
Julie Campbell, Jenn Kangas, Lori Schlissberg1995-96
Julie Campbell1996-97
NOTE: Captains no longer selected.
Honors
Aimee Neff
Honors
2009 All-Big 10
Honors
Emily Bastel
Honors
Laura Kueny
Honors
Rachel Meikle
Honors
Sara Brown
Honors
Stacy Slobodnik-Stoll
Honors
Caroline Powers
Honors
Lindsey Solberg