Facebook.com Twitter.com YouTube.com



Kelly Fuchik
  Kelly Fuchik

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tulsa, Okla.

High School:
Bishop Kelley HS

Height:
5-7

Experience:
2L


Tulsa -- A returning letterwinner . . . became the first recruit to sign with the Golden Hurricane from the city of Tulsa since Stacy Rambin came to Tulsa in 1996.

2007-08 -- Played in all 12 tournaments as a true freshman . . . placed among the top-20 in six tournaments . . . her fourth-place performance at the UALR Invitational was a season-best . . . was named the C-USA Golf Athlete of the Week after her finish at the UALR Invitational . . . also placed sixth at the Fresno State Invitational, seventh at the Cane & Cardinal Classic, and ninth-place at the Samford Invitational . . . had an 11th place finish at her first collegiate tournament, the Ron Moore Invitational . . . had a 76.6 stroke average in 36 rounds of golf . . . was named to the C-USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll.

Other -- Was the Class 5A state champion both as a junior and senior . . . finished in third-place as a sophomore in 2005 and had a fifth-place performance in the 2004 season . . . claimed individual titles at the Jenks Invitational and the Metro Lakes Conference Championship in 2007 . . . captured the Union Preview, Metro Lakes Conference and Class 5A Regional titles in 2006 . . . was named the 2006 Metro Lakes Conference Player of the Year . . . on the Juniors Circuit, she placed sixth at the AJGA TPC at Craig Ranch in April 2006, fifth at the Bubba Conlee in June 2006, 11th at the Optimist International Golf Tournament July 2006 and seventh at the Golfweek Top-100 Invitational in October 2006 . . . was the low stroke average champion for 2005 and 2007 on the Oklahoma Junior Golf Tour . . . posted a 74.16 average in 2005 and has a 72.23 stroke average for the 2007 season . . . was also a member of the 2004 Junior Ryder Cup Team.

Personal -- Favorite LPGA golfer is Julie Inkster . . . her favorite Tulsa-area golf course are Battlecreek and Mohawk Park . . . began playing golf at age 5 . . . served as a mentor at the First Tee of Tulsa for four years . . . majoring in management . . . parents are Mark and Teresa Fuchik.