NORTHRIDGE - 2010-11
Maurissa Medina finished her Matador career with an 80.59 stroke average after taking 3,707 strokes over 46 rounds ... competed in five tournaments while playing 13 rounds as a senior ... finished second on the team with a 78.2 stroke average which ranks 10th on the Northridge single season scoring list ... had the Matadors' low 18-hole score of the season with a one under-par 71 in the second round of the Price's "Give 'Em Five" Invitational (Oct. 11-13) ... also posted a season-best tournament score of (+8) 224 at New Mexico State ... best finish of the season was a sixth-place showing at the Firestone Grill Invitational (Oct. 4-5) where she carded a (+18) 231.
Medina was one of two Matador golfers (Ashlee Nagamine) to compete in all eight tournaments and 21 rounds ... had her best season at Northridge compiling a 78.9 stroke average after taking 1,656 strokes over 21 rounds which was good for fourth-best on the team ... had a terrific fall season posting top-10 finishes in each of the first three tournaments ... finished a season-best third at the Firestone Grill Invitational (Oct. 5-6) after carding a three-round 227 which included a season-low rond of 73 ... matched her season-low round with a 73 in the second round of the Aztec Fall Classic (Oct. 19-20) ... finished ninth with a three-round 227 at the Bulldog and Eagle Invitational in Spokane, Wash. (Sept 14-15) which was Northridge's low 54-hole total of the season ... finished in a tie for 25th at the Big West Championship (Apr. 18-20) with a three-round 246.
Competed in four tournaments and a career-high eight rounds as a sophomore ... finished the season with a 84.8 stroke average after taking 678 shots over eight rounds ... season-best round was a 78 in the first round of the Lamkin Grip/Cal Poly Invitational (Nov. 3-4) ... best finish was a 27th-place finish at the Wave Invitational (Mar. 3-4).
Competed in two tournaments and four rounds as a redshirt freshman ... took a total of 357 shots over four rounds for an 89.3 average ... carded a season-low round of 87 in the final round of the Matador Spring Invitational (Apr. 7-8) ... finished a season-best 28th at the Elco, Inc. Intercollegiate in Bakersfield (Mar. 17-18).
Redshirted the 2006-07 season for the Matadors.
CLOVIS EAST HIGH SCHOOL
Lettered in both golf and basketball at Clovis East High School in Fresno, Calif. ... earned All-Tri-River Athletic League honors in 2006 ... played guard and forward for the Timberwolves basketball team ... also competed in softball but did not letter ... graduated in 2006 with a 3.2 grade point average.
Born August 23, 1988 in Fresno, Calif. ... parents are Barbara and Jimmy Medina ... has three sisters, Monnette, Mercedes and McKinzye ... favorites include Tiger Woods, actor Paul Walker, the TV show "The Simpsons" and the movies "Pearl Harbor" and "Rocky IV" ... likes to listen to country music on her iPod as a pre-match ritual ... major is Kinesiology.