Freshman Taylor Allison finishes tied for 12th to lead Catamounts
WCU being paced by first-year golfer at conference championship
Freshman Taylor Allison stands fifth after Sunday's opening round
Catamount scoring five takes the course beginning at 9:40 am
Sophomore advanced 15 spots in final round for second-straight Top 10
2012-13 (Senior): Appeared in all 11 seasonal events, finishing with a seasonal scoring average of 81.92 through 25 rounds ... Shot her career-low round of 73 on the second 18 holes at the rain-altered Great Smokies Intercollegiate (Sept., 2012) ... Posted a career-best finish at the rain-shortened Low Country Invitational (March, 2013) placing in a tie for 20th ... Carded six rounds in the 70s during her final season ... Named to the 2012-13 Southern Conference Honor Roll.
2011-12 (Junior): Saw action in eight events during the season among WCU's scoring five, finishing with seasonal scoring average of 80.95 ... Season average ranked 50th on WCU's all-time single-season scoring ledger ... Made her debut for the Purple & Gold in the season-opening Great Smokies Intercollegiate (Fall, 2011) ... Carded her low round of the season with a two-over par, 74, in the third round of the Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate (Spring, 2012) ... Turned in a seasonal-best outing in the Mimosa Hills Intercollegiate (Spring, 2012) finishing tied for 29th ... Finished tied for 38th in her first appearance in the Southern Conference Women's Golf Championship (Spring, 2012).
Prior to Western Carolina: A junior college transfer who played the 2009-10 and 2010-11 seasons at Sacramento City College ... Helped her team to victories at both the 2010 Big 8 Conference and 2010 Nor-Cal Championship, as well as a third place finish at the California State Championships ... Finished tied for 20th in the state championship event ... Was selected to the 2010 All Big 8 Conference team and the 2010 All Nor-Cal team.