Ohio State will host the two-day tournament on its home course
Ohio State will compete against an impressive field in Palos Verdes, Calif.
List includes representatives from 22 programs
April 16 - 22, 2013
Senior Amy Meier finishes second individually to lead the Buckeyes
Amy Meier Photo Gallery
2012 NCAA Central Regional - Scarlet Course Day 2 Photos taken by Jeff Mills
2012 NCAA Central Regional - Day One Ohio State Golf Club - Scarlet Course Photos taken by Jeff Mills
Ohio State Career Honors: NGCA All-American Scholar (2011) ... First Team All-Big Ten (2012, 2013) ... Academic All-Big Ten selection (2011, 2012, 2013) ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013) ... named Big Ten Golfer of the Week four times in her career (March 3, 2010; Feb. 22, 2012; March 7, 2012; March 14, 2013) ... fired a hole-in-one in second round of the Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic, 150-yard No. 16 on University of Georgia Golf Course (March 27, 2010).
2012-13 (Senior Season): Lead the team with a 74.32 stroke average ... played in all 12 tournaments ... tallied a team-best nine rounds at even par ... 28 of 31 rounds counted towards team score ... seven Top 20 finishes ... Ohio State's top finisher in all eight spring tournaments and in nine overall ... earned a pair of runner-up finishes: Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitational (March 12-13) and the Lady Buckeye Spring Invitational (April 20-21) ... her 1-under 216 at the Dr. Donnis Invite marked a career low ... finished tied for fourth at the SMU/Dallas Athletic Club Invitational (April 5-7) ... led the squad at the Susie Maxwell Berning Classic (Oct. 15-17) and finished tied for seventh with a season-low 219 (72-75-72) ... fired 74-73-74 at Branch Law Firm/Dick McGuire Invitational (Sept. 17-18) to tie for 13th at 221 (+2).
2011-12 (Junior Season): Was third on the team in stroke average at 75.10 through 13 events... served as team captain... tied for most rounds played with 41... had team-high 35.5 rounds count toward team totals... tallied two rounds under par... earned three top 5 finishes... twice earned Big Ten Golfer of the Week accolades... posted three-consecutive top 10 finishes to lead Buckeyes at Northrop Grumman Regional Challenge (Feb. 13-15), Central District Invitational (Feb. 20-21) and Hurricane Invitational (March 5-6)... fired 72-72-75 at Northrop Grumman Regional Challenge to tie for sixth at 219 (+6)... tied for fourth at Central District Invitational and Hurricane Invitational with totals of 217 (+1) and 226 (+13), respectively... closed regular season play in tie for fourth at Lady Buckeye Invitational (April 21-22) with 228 (+12) total... opened the postseason in a tie for 25th at 230(+14) at the Big Ten Championships (April 27-29)... posted second-lowest 72-hole score on the team with a 305 at the NCAA Championship (May 22-25)... received the Buckeyes' Captain Award, Big Ten Sportsmanship Award, Power Club Award and Mental Toughness Award.
2010-11 (Sophomore Season): Only Buckeye to compete in all 41 rounds through 13 events ... had 31.5 rounds count toward team score ... posts fourth-best stroke average on the squad at 76.80 ... fired even score of 73 during second round of the season-opening Branch Law Firm/Dick McGuire Invitational (Sept. 17-18) ... would go on to tie teammate Vicky Villanueva for 39th ... led Buckeyes at three events including Northrop Grumman Regional Challenge (Feb. 14-16) where she tied for 16th after opening with a 1-under 70 ... also led squad in tie for 21st at the Bryan National Collegiate (March 25-27) and in tie for sixth at the Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic (April 1-3) with 54-hole score of 4-over 220 ... finished tied for 38th at the 2011 NCAA Central Regional with 13-over 229 and led the team with nine birdies ... tallied a 319 (+31) at the 2001 NCAA Championships to finish tied for 113th.
2009-10 (Freshman Season): Competed in 30 rounds during rookie season ... after playing in two fall events, competed in all eight spring tournaments ... posted stroke average of 76.97 ... carded five rounds as an individual ... 15 of her other 25 rounds counted to the team score ... finished in the top 20 four times ... first college tournament was at the season-opening Golfweek Conference Challenge, where she tied for 36th (Sept. 13-15) ... placed fourth as an individual at the All-Ohio Invitational (Oct. 25-26) ... fired her low 54-hole score of 222 at Central District Invitational (Feb. 22-23) and Kinderlou Forest Challenge (March 1-2) to lead Buckeyes ... tied for 14th at the Central District with 76-76-70 ... named Big Ten Golfer of the Week March 3 after tying for seventh at the Kinderlou Forest, coming back to 70-73 after opening with a 79 ... her 3-under round of 70 tied for the low round of the tournament ... fired first career ace on the 150-yard No. 16 hole of the Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic (March 27) ... tied for 10th at the Lady Buckeye Spring Invitational (April 17-18) ... tied for 30th at the 2010 Big Ten Championships (April 23-25) before ending season in tie for 101st at the NCAA West Regional (May 6-8).
Prior to Ohio State: Runner-up by a stroke with scores of 74-72-71 at the 2009 AJGA Randy Wise Junior Open ... finished 17th at the 2009 AJGA Betsy Rawls tournament ... a graduate of Rochester High School ... medalist of the 2008 Michigan High School State Championships while leading the Falcons to the state title that season ... four-time selection to the all-state golf Super Team ... four-year varsity letterwinner ... four-time team MVP... four-time all-city and all-league selection ... three-year team captain ... four-time OAA and RCS Scholar-Athlete... runner-up at Randy Wise Junior Open.
Personal: Daughter of Randy and Phyllis Meier ... has a sister, Christine ... father played baseball at Central Michigan University and minor league baseball in the Seattle Mariners system ... majoring in human nutrition.
|Year||Rds.||Strokes||Avg.||Low 54||Low Rd.|
TOP TOURNAMENT FINISHES
|2nd||'13 Lady Buckeye Invitational|
|2nd||'13 Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitational|
|T4th||'12 Lady Buckeye Invitational|
|T4th||'12 Hurricane Invitational|
|T4th||'12 Central District Invitational|
|T4th||'13 SMU/Dallas Athletic Club Invitational|
|T6th||'12 Northop Grumman Regional Challenge|
|T6th||'11 Liz Murphey Collegiate|
|T7th||'10 Kinderlou Forest Invitational|
|T7th||'12 Susie Maxwell Berning Classic|
|T8th||'11 Lady Northern Intercollegiate|
|T10th||'10 Lady Buckeye Invitational|
|T11th||'11 Windy City Collegiate|
|T12th||'13 Big Ten Championship|
|T13th||'12 Bryan National Collegiate|
|T13th||'13 Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate|
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