Cougars continue academic success; 160 student-athletes earn All-Academic honors.
Houston duo earn place in 19-woman field through stellar play in 2014-15
Emily Gilbreth and Megan Thothong post match-play victories vs. Colorado
Cougars capture first team title in school history, freshman Megan Thothong wins medalist honor
Three Cougars among top-10 leaders, led by Emily Gilbreth's fourth-place showing
HONORS & AWARDS
2014-15 American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team
2013-14 American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team
Ranked as high as No. 79 nationally in Golfweek/Sagarin Rankings... Two-time USGA Championship Qualifier (Women's Publinks and Junior Girls)... Was a four-year letterwinner for coach Mike Kramer... Region III-5A individual champion... Four-time District 20-5A individual champion... Won 14 individual championships... Callaway Jr. Worlds Qualifier... Two-time Kathy Whitworth Invitational invitee... Two-time Joanne Winter Silver Belle Championship invitee... Two-time Optimist International qualifier... Two-time Western Women's Junior Championship invitee... Western Women's Amateur Invitational Championship invitee... Women's Trans-National Championship invitee... Pebble Beach First Tee Open Championship invitee... Two-time Texas Girls Invitational invitee. Summer (2012-13): Advanced to the First Flight quarterfinals at the Western Amateur National Championship... Competed in the Quarterfinals at the Texas State Amateur Championship... Upset No. 12 seed Bailey Marquez in 19 holes during the First Round... Fell to future Houston teammate Courtney Ferguson in the Round of 16. Senior (2012-13): Helped lead Bellaire High & Houston Independent School District to first girls' team appearance at state championship... Captured District 20-5A championship... Won two individual titles. Junior (2011-12): Tied for sixth at the Texas Girls High School State 5A Championship with a score of 145... Opened that tournament with a 69... Region III-5A and District 20-5A champion... Posted five individual championships... Finished third at the 2011 Greater Houston Girls Junior. Sophomore (2010-2011): District 20-5A champion... Won four individual crowns... Was an invitee at the 2010 Pebble Beach Senior PGA Tour First Tee Open , where she was paired with former University of Houston student-athlete, head coach and PGA Tour pro Keith Fergus... Named to the Houston Golf Association First Team. Freshman (2009-2010): District 20-5A Champion and own three individual titles during his first year in high school... Earned place on the 2009 Houston Golf Association First Team... Recognized as the 2009 Houston Golf Association Player of the Year, winning five of 11 events. Amateur (2002-09): Competed at the 2008 US Kids Golf European Junior Championship at Gullane Golf Club in East Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom... Was a 2008 member of Texas Team in the Texas Mexico Cup... Finished 3-0 in the best ball, alternate shot and individual events in the Ryder Cup format... Member of the 2008 Houston Golf Association First Team... Recognized by US Kids Golf in 2007 and 2006 as one of the World's Best Young Players... Was the US Kids Golf Houston Tour Player of the Year from 2005 to 2007... Captured the 2007 and 2006 US Kids Houston Tour Championship... Received the Driving Champion Medal in 2006 and 2004, the Chipping Champion Medal in 2006 and 2004 and the Putting Champion Medal from 2002 to 2005 as part of the Golf Channel Drive, Chip & Putt Houston event... Named the First Tee of Houston Player of the Year from 2003 to 2006... Drained a hole-in-one on the 118-yard, par-3 third hole at FM Law Park/First Tee in Houston... Won the Champion First Tee of Houston Annual Club championship from 2003 to 2005... Earned medalist honors at the 2004 and 2003 US Kids Golf Texas State Championship.