2013-14 Islanders Women's Golf News

August 5, 2014
Top Performance #3: Vanessa Johnson Shoots School-Record 67
The Corpus Christi native came out focused and scored 34 on the front and 33 on the back to come within three shots of the individual lead at the 36th annual FIU Pat Bradley Invitational.

August 3, 2014
Fenniak Tees Off Monday in 2014 U.S. Women's Amateur
Former Texas A&M-Corpus Christi golfer Krista Fenniak has earned a spot in the qualifying round for the 2014 U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship.

June 24, 2014
Record 84 Islanders Named to Southland Commissioner's Honor Roll
Texas A&M-Corpus Christi placed 84 student-athletes on the Southland Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll during the spring semester, the league announced today. It marked an all-time high for the Islanders, who saw 18 student-athletes earn a perfect 4.0 GPA in their spring competitive seasons.

April 17, 2014
Golf Finishes Sixth In Southland Golf Championship
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi team had its best round of the week, shooting a 308 in the third and final round of the 2014 Southland Women's Golf Championship at High Meadow Ranch Golf Club. The Islanders finished sixth as a team, passing McNeese State and Houston Baptist on the final day.

April 16, 2014
Golf Sits Eighth Through Two Rounds of Southland Golf Championship
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s golf team shot a second-round 317 to remain in eighth place at the 2014 Southland Women’s Golf Championship. The Islanders hold a two-round 632 heading into Thursday’s final round of action.

April 15, 2014
Golf Shoots 315 in Opening Round of Conference Championship
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s golf team shot an opening-round 315 to sit in eighth place after the first round of the 2014 Southland Women’s Golf Tournament. Senior Lindsay Biehler and Vanessa Johnson each shot 77 in the first 18 holes for the Islanders.

April 14, 2014
Golf Heads to Magnolia for 2014 Southland Championship
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi golf team will wrap up the 2013-14 campaign this week with the 2014 Southland Conference Women’s Golf Championship, beginning Tuesday, April 15, at High Meadow Ranch Golf Club. It marks the first time the course has hosted the event.

April 1, 2014
Golf Finishes 10th at HBU Husky Invitational
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s golf team shot a third-round 229 on Tuesday to finish in 10th place at the HBU Husky Invitational. The Islanders delivered a 993 (329-335-329) for the entirety of the two-day event.

April 1, 2014
Vanessa Johnson Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
Vanessa Johnson has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi. Johnson earns the award after a first-place finish in the UALR Women's Golf Classic.

March 31, 2014
Golf Sits Ninth After Day One of Husky Invitational
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi golf team sits in ninth place through the first two rounds of the HBU Husky Invitational, hosted by Houston Baptist University at Riverbend Country Club. The Islanders shot a 664 (329-335) on the opening day of the event.

March 30, 2014
Islanders Golf Sets For HBU Husky Invite
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi golf team will take to the course on Monday, March 31, for its final pre-conference tune-up when it takes part in the HBU Husky Invitational. The event will feature 36 holes on Monday and the final 18 on Tuesday, April 1.

March 25, 2014
Johnson Earns Second Career Title with Win at UALR Classic
Junior Vanessa Johnson delivered a third-round 74 to take first place at the UALR Women’s Golf Classic on Tuesday at Diamante Country Club. Johnson shot 219 (74-71-74) for the three-round event to garner the title by two strokes over Central Arkansas’ Sarah Brown.

March 24, 2014
Johnson First, Islanders Fifth Through Opening 36 Holes at UALR Classic
Junior Vanessa Johnson shot a 1-over 145 (74-71) to hold the individual lead through the first two rounds of the UALR Women’s Golf Classic today. The Islanders (313-309—622) are just five strokes back of the team lead.

March 23, 2014
Women's Golf Returns to Action at UALR Women's Golf Classic
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s golf team returns to the course on Monday, March 24, for the UALR Women’s Golf Classic.

March 9, 2014
Islanders Golf Improves For Third Straight Round to Close Rio Verde Invite
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi golf team improved for the third consecutive round to post a 12th-place finish at the Rio Verde Invitational. The Islanders delivered a final-round 306 to finish with a 940 (322-312-306) at the event.

March 8, 2014
Golf Bounces Back with Solid Second Day at Rio Verde Invite
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s golf team had a strong bounce back in the second round of the Rio Verde Invitational on Saturday, shooting a 312 to improve five spots from their position after the first round.

March 7, 2014
Islanders Golf Stumbles in Opening Round of Rio Verde Invitational
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s golf team shot an opening-round 322 at the Rio Verde Invitational to sit in 18th place through the first round. Vanessa Johnson led the Islanders with a 78 in the first 18 holes.

March 6, 2014
Rio Verde Invitational Up Next for Islanders Golf
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s golf team returns to action this weekend for the elite Rio Verde Invitational in Rio Verde, Ariz. It marks the third year in a row that the Islanders have taken part in the event, which is hosted by Western Michigan University.

February 25, 2014
Islanders Golf Finishes 11th at Islanders Classic
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s golf team shot a third-round 308 – its best round of the tournament – to finish in 11th place (319-316-308—943) at the 2014 Islanders Classic.

February 24, 2014
Golf Sits 11th After Two Rounds of Islanders Classic
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s golf team shot a first-day 635 (319-316) to sit in 11th place through the first two rounds of the 2014 Islanders Classic. Krista Fenniak (77-77) and Lindsay Biehler (78-76) led the way with matching scores of 154 through the opening day.

February 23, 2014
Golf Readies For Islanders Classic Monday and Tuesday
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s golf team will host its lone home event this week, as the Islanders Classic will be held at Corpus Christi Country Club on Monday, Feb. 24, and Tuesday, Feb. 25. Sixteen teams will compete in the 2014 edition of the Classic.

February 5, 2014
Golf Team, Triumph Over Kids Cancer, Host Evening with the Zinger
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi golf team, in cooperation with Stripes and the Ed Hicks Family of Dealerships, hosted An Evening With the Zinger on Wednesday, as former PGA Champion Paul Azinger took part in an intimate chat with assistant coach Phil Blackmar. Eighty percent of the proceeds from the event went to benefit Triumph Over Kids Cancer.

October 29, 2013
Vanessa Johnson Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
Johnson set the school record with a 67 in the second round of the Pat Bradley FIU Invitational en route to a 15th place finish overall.

October 22, 2013
Islanders Golf Wraps Fall Season at Pat Bradley Invitational
Vanessa Johnson shot a third-round 75 to finish in 15th place with a three-round 218 (76-67-75) at the 36th Annual FIU Pat Bradley Invitational. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi shot a 314 as a team in the final round to wrap up the Invitational in 16th place.

October 21, 2013
Johnson Sets School Record in Round Two of Pat Bradley Invite
Junior Vanessa Johnson set a new school record with a 67 in the second round of the 36th Annual FIU Pat Bradley Invitational on Monday. Johnson’s was the low round of the day in the field, and she now sits eighth overall through the first two rounds of the Invitational.

October 20, 2013
Golf Bound for 36th Annual Pat Bradley Invitational
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s golf team will embark on its final outing of the fall season, as it takes part in the 36th Annual FIU Pat Bradley Invitational.

October 20, 2013
Islanders Golf Shoots 315 in First Round of Pat Bradley Invite
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s golf team shot an opening-round 315 at the 36th Annual FIU Pat Bradley Invitational. Junior Vanessa Johnson led the way with a four-over 76 in the opening round.

October 8, 2013
Golf Finishes Sixth at Funston Invite
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s golf team shot a final-round 313 on Tuesday at Raven’s Nest Golf Club to finish in ninth place at the Harold Funston Invitational with a three-round 919. Host Sam Houston State won the team title by shooting a three-round 874.

October 7, 2013
Islanders Golf Sixth Through 36 Holes at Funston Invite
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s golf team shot 303 in both the first and second rounds to sit in sixth place after one day of the Harold Funston Invitational, hosted by Sam Houston State. Lamar holds the team lead with a 581 (293-288) through 36 holes.

October 6, 2013
Golf Heads to Huntsville for Harold Funston Invitational
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s golf team returns to action this week, as it heads to Huntsville, Texas, for the Harold Funston Invitational, hosted by Sam Houston State. The 54-hole event will feature 36 holes on Monday and 18 on Tuesday at Raven’s Nest Golf Course.

October 1, 2013
Johnson Takes 2nd, Islanders Finish 9th at ORU Shootout
Junior Vanessa Johnson shot a final-round 73 to take second place at the ORU Shootout, presented by Bob Hurley Auto Family, as the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s golf team finished ninth at the event. The Islanders shot 311 in the final round of action to post a three-round 934.

September 30, 2013
Golf Returns to Action Monday for ORU Shootout
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s golf team returns to the course Monday for the ORU Shootout, Presented by Bob Hurley Auto Family. The event, hosted by Oral Roberts, will be 36 holes on Monday, Sept. 30, with the final 18 holes to be played on Tuesday, Oct. 1.

September 30, 2013
Johnson Sits Second Through First Day of ORU Shootout
Junior Vanessa Johnson shot a two-round 149 (75-74) to sit in second place through the first two rounds of the ORU Shootout, presented by Bob Hurley Auto Family. The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi golf team sits in a tie for eighth with a 623 (310-313) through 36 holes of action.

September 10, 2013
Islanders Golf Wraps Up Chip-N-Club Invitational
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s golf team shot a third-round 333 to finish in 12th place at the Chip-N-Club Invitational on Tuesday with a three-round 977. It is the first tournament of the year for the Islanders.

September 9, 2013
Islanders Golf To Open Season at Chip-N-Club Invite
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s golf team will open its 2013-14 schedule with a trip to Lincoln, Neb., for the Chip-N-Club Invitational. It will be the second time in three years that the Islanders have traveled to the event, which is hosted by the University of Nebraska.

September 9, 2013
Golf Sits Ninth After Day 1 of Chip-N-Club Invitational
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi golf team sits in ninth place (321-323-644) through the first two rounds of the Chip-N-Club Invitational, hosted by the University of Nebraska. It marks the first tournament of the year for the Islanders.

August 19, 2013
Alumna Slagle Earns Spot in 2013 Texas Cup
Former Texas A&M-Corpus Christi golfer Taylor Slagle has been named to the North team for the 2013 Texas Cup. Slagle, who played for the Islanders from 2010-13, will play in the Cup in October.