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NORTHRIDGE - 2011-12
Lady Samson competed in three tournaments and played seven rounds as a senior ... finished the season with an 84.4 stroke average after taking 591 shots over seven rounds ... finished a season-best 51st playing as an individual at the Folino Invitational (Feb. 19-21) where she finished with rounds of 85-81-82 for a three-round 248 ... also played the Anteater Invitational (Mar. 26-27) where she placed 78th at (+49)?262 ... finished third in the CSU?Bakersfield dual match (Apr. 19) with a round of nine over-par 81 ... finished her Northridge career with an 81.0 stroke average.
Samson competed in four tournaments playing 10 rounds during her junior season ... after three seasons, ranks 10th in career scoring at Cal State Northridge with a 80.33 stroke average (2,892 strokes over 36 rounds) ... after playing just one fall tournament, played in the final three tournaments during the spring season ... finished the season with a 79.2 stroke average which ranked sixth on the team ... had one top-20 finish at the Folino Invitational (Mar. 21-22) where she placed 15th at (+14) 158 competing as an individual ... low 18-hole round was a second round 76 at the Big West Championship and low tournament score was a 236 also at the conference championship as well as the Anteater Invitational (Mar. 28-29).
Competed in three tournaments and played seven rounds during her sophomore season ... finished with a 80.1 stroke average after taking 561 strokes ... best finish of the season was a 21st place finish at the CSU?Bakersfield Spring Invitational (Mar. 22-23) where she posted a two-round 169 ... best 54-hole total of the season was 235 when she finished tied for 29th at the season-opening Bulldog and Eagle Invitational in Spokane, Wash. (Sept 14-15) ... her score tied for the ninth-best 54-hole round for a Matador golfer this season.
Competed in eight tournaments and 19 rounds as a freshman ... took a total of 1,539 strokes over 19 rounds ... finished third on the Matadors with an 81.0 stroke average .. carded a career-low round of 76 in the second round of the Kent Youel Invitational at Kapolei GC (Oct. 28-29) ... low 36-hole round was 156 and low 54-hole total was 235 ... posted a pair of top-20 finishes including a 16th-place finish at the Coast BMW College Challenge in Nipomo, Calif. (Oct. 6-7) ... finished tied for 23rd at the Big West Championship (Apr. 20-21).
VALENCIA HIGH SCHOOL
Competed in golf at Valencia High School in Valencia, Calif. ... the Vikings won league championships in 2005, 2006 and 2007 ... finished second at the Porter Valley Championship this past August and also qualified for the Westfield Championship at the PGA of Southern California golf course ... was named Daily News First Team All-Area in 2006 while playing for Valencia High School in Valencia, Calif. ... she was also named a First Team All-Foothill League golfer in 2006 ... graduated in 2008 with a 3.83 grade point average.
Born October 28, 1990 in Los Angeles, Calif. ... parents are Jocelyn Hatfield and Edgar Samson ... her father attended UCLA ... favorites include the New England Patriots, Tiger Woods, macaroni and cheese and the movie "The Lion King" ... says the best thing about being an athlete is "staying healthy and fit" ... her greatest moment in sports was "making a hole-in-one at De Bell Golf Course ... major is Anthropology.