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 Lexi Kershaw

2016-17 (Junior)
Played in 15 rounds during the fall, posting a team-best 77.00 stroke average, which ranked 19th in the Southern Conference … Finished sixth overall at the Starmount Forest Fall Classic with a 229 (73-76-80) … Carded her best round of the fall with an even-par 72 three times … Posted a 72 in the middle round of the William & Mary Invitational and tallied back-to-back rounds of 72 at the Pinehurst Challenge … Played 18th overall at the William & Mary Invitational with a 230 (79-72-79) and 19th at the Pinehurst Challenge with a 222 (78-72-72).

2015-16 (Sophomore)
Played in 27 rounds to earn her first letter at UNCG … Posted a team-best 79.89 stroke average … Recorded her top finish at the Forest Oaks Fall Classic with an eighth place finish after posting a 5-over par 75 in the rain-shortened event … Tallied a season-low round of 74 in the final round of the Clover Cup … Finished 22nd overall at the Lady Bulldog Individual with a 162 (83-79).

Prior To UNCG
Spent the 2014-15 season at Catawba College, playing in 10 events with a 79.0 stroke average … Finished sixth at the Myrtle Beach Intercollegiate, seventh at the Converse Spring Invitational and eighth at the Full Moon BBQ Invitational.

High School
Four-year letterwinner at Ledford High School in Thomasville for coach John Ralls … Earned All-State accolades as a junior and a senior while being named the team most valuable player all four year … Named the 2013-14 Mid-Piedmont Conference Athlete of the Year and won the 2013 3A North Carolina Mid-Piedmont Regional individual champion with a 73 … Helped Ledford to three straight 3A North Carolina High School State Championships from 2011-2013 as well as the Mid-Piedmont Regional Championship … Three-time All-Conference selection in swimming at Ledford … Named First Team All-State by the Carolinas Golf Association (CGA) in junior golf while pacing fourth at both the CGA Twin States Tournament and the Peggy Kirk Bells Championship

Personal
Full name is Alexis Sierra Kershaw … Born May 30, 1996 … Daughter of Matt and Jaci Kershaw … Has one sister – Kamryn … Majoring in marketing.


 

Lexi Kershaw - 2016-17 Stats
Rounds Strokes Average Low Top Finish
15 1155 77.00 72 6th



Tournament Rounds Total Place/Players (Top 10/25/50)
William & Mary Invitational 79-72-79 230 (+14) T 18th / 63 (-/-/-)
Starmount Forest Fall Classic 73-76-80 229 (+16) T 6th / 65 (-/-/-)
Pinehurst Challenge 78-72-72 222 (+6) T 19th / 96 (-/-/-)
Bill Berg Invitational 77-83-77 237 (+21) T 39th / 66 (-/-/-)
Palmetto Intercollegiate 76-73-88 237 (+21) T 66th / 105 (-/-/-)

 


 

Lexi Kershaw - 2015-16 Stats
Rounds Strokes Average Low Top Finish
27 2157 79.89 74 8th
Tournament Rounds Total Place/Players (Top 10/25/50)
Powerade Cougar Classic 80-74-89 243 (+27) T 101st / 107 (-/-/-)
Forest Oaks Fall Classic 75 75 (+5) T 8th / 48 (-/-/-)
Pinehurst Challenge 78-77-77 232 (+16) T 82nd / 104 (-/-/-)
Fighting Camel Fall Classic 83-80-77 240 (+24) T 45th / 84 (-/-/-)
Lady Bulldog Individual 83-79 162 (+18) T 22nd / 42 (-/-/-)
Kiawah Island Classic 78-78-76 232 (+16) T 88th / 216 (-/-/5)
Clover Cup 86-77-74 237 (+21) T 68th / 98 (-/-/-)
Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate 77-88-83 248 (+35) T 31st / 74 (-/-/-)
Bryan National 84-81-79 244 (+28) T 68th / 84 (3/5/12)
Southern Conference Championships 80-81-83 244 (+28) T 32nd / 45 (-/-/-)

 

 

Height: 5'9"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Winston-Salem, N.C.
High School: Ledford
Other College: Catawba
Experience: 1 Letter