Hello American Athletic Conference: We Are Memphis Women's Golf GoTigersGo.com kicks off week to of introductions to the American Athletic Conference with Women's Golf
July 15, 2013
Hello American Athletic Conference, We Are Memphis:
On July 1, the University of Memphis officially became a member of the American Athletic Conference. Beginning July 8, GoTigersGo.com brings a daily introduction of each sport at the University of Memphis to the American Athletic Conference. The sport schedule is below with links to previously featured programs.
Since 1994, Memphis has had three golfers earn medalist honors at the conference tournament. Alison Bell (1994), Melissa Isham (1995) and Meaghan Francella (2001) picked up medalist honors in their respective seasons.
Melissa Isham claimed Great Midwest Conference medalist honors at the 1995 event
NGCA All-Scholar Team GPA Awards
Memphis has earned the National Golf Coaches Association (NGCA) All-Scholar Team GPA award three-straight seasons (2010, 2011, 2012).
The Lady Tigers ranked eighth in all divisions of NCAA Women's Golf with a 3.711 GPA in 2012
Consecutive Years Recognized for APR
The women's golf program has been recognized by the NCAA for its Multi-Year APR in four-straight years.
The trophy for the 2009-10 C-USA Team Academic Award
Memphis has won five conference titles in its history. The Lady Tigers won three in a four year span (1994, 1995, 1997) and two titles since 2000 (2001, 2007).
The 2007 C-USA Women's Golf Champions
NCAA Tournament Appearances
Memphis has played in a NCAA Regional in seven different seasons. Memphis appeared in the NCAA field for four-straight years (1996-1999) and advanced to the tournament in 2001 and 2002. The Lady Tigers last postseason bid came in the 2007 event.
Photo of the 1997 NCAA Tournament team
Frank L. Flautt Golf Center
In 2009, Memphis Women's Golf moved to the state of the art Frank L. Flautt Golf Center.
Coach Beth Harrelson discusses the impact of the Frank L. Flautt Golf Center