Women's Golf

 Megan Kinney
Megan  Kinney


Frankfort, Ky.

High School:
Western Hills HS


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Sarah Harris fires and even-par, 72 on final day of action


Kentucky Women's Golf Practice - 8/29/13

Action photos of the Kentucky women's golf team during a practice round at the University Club. (Chet White/UK Athletics)

  • Two-time SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll member

2014-15 (Sophomore):
Competed in four tournaments ... Had a scoring average of 80.92 ... Fired a 78 in the first round of the Mason Rudolph Championship ... Her best finish came at the "MO"Morial Invitational for the second straight year as she placed 50th.

2013-14 (Freshman):
Competed in four tournaments as a freshman ... Has a season scoring average of 81.01 ... Her best finish came in her first collegiate tournament, the "MO"Morial Invitational where she tied for 58th.

Summer of 2013: Began the summer in the Kentucky Junior Masters where she placed fifth ... Top 20 finish in the PGA Junior Series at Kearney Hill Golf Links... Qualified for the championship flight in the Women's Western Amateur in Dayton, Ohio ... Finished the summer with a win at the Capital Classic Invitational.

High School: A four-time Academic All-State selection out of Western Hills High School, where she holds the scoring average record (75.1) and lowest round record (68) ... The 2012 Kentucky Region 7 champion, while also registering the individual scoring round record of 68 at the Madison Southern Invitational ... Recorded top-15 finishes in the 2011 and 2012 Kentucky State Tournaments after placing tied for 11th in the 2011 Kentucky Open ... She was also the 2011 Shelby County Rockets Invitational champion.

Personal: Born May 21, 1995 ... Daughter of Scott and Robin Kinney ... Her father, Scott, played basketball at Rollins College ... Major is integrated strategic communications, minor in community communication and leadership development.

Why she chose UK:"This program provides you with every opportunity to succeed. Being a Wildcat is like being a part of a family."

Kinney's UK Scorecard
Year Events Rounds Strokes Stroke Avg. Low 18 Low 54
2013-14 4 12 973 81.08 77 240
2014-15 4 12 971 80.92 77 235
Career 8 24 1,944 81.00 77 235

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