Laura Luethke
    Laura Luethke

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Clovis, Calif.

    High School:
    Buchanan HS

    Height:
    5-4

    Birthdate:
    10/01/1986

    Fresno State: 2006-07Played in 10 tournaments... Averaged 74.85 strokes per round... had a low round of 70 two times... Had her best finish at the WAC Championship where she tied for second place... Had four top 10 finishes... Made 59 birdies... shot two rounds under par... Named to the first-team All-WAC for the third year in a row... Also named team's co-MVP for the third year in a row. 2005-06 Played in 11 tournaments ... led the team in scoring average at 75.30 ... had a low round of 70 at the Spartan Invitational, where she took home the individual title ... made 41 birdies and one eagle ... four rounds under par ... named to the First-Team All-WAC ... selected the team's MVP for the second year in a row ... Fresno State Scholar-Athlete. 2004-05 Claimed three tournament victories in her first four collegiate competitions ... won the Ptarmigan Ram Fall Classic, Sacramento State Invitational and Lady Aztec Fall Invitational ... finished sixth playing as an individual at the NCAA Western Regional after shooting a final-round, tournament-low 68 ... narrowly missed NCAA Championships berth in a two-hole playoff ... ranked as high as sixth in the nation and second in region during season ... competed in every tournament ... finished in the top-10 in 10 of 13 tournaments ... eight rounds under par ... participated in the Fuji Xerox USA vs. Japan Collegiate Golf Championship in July and helped Team USA to its 10th straight win ... averaged a team- and WAC-best 73.50 strokes per round, the 11th best mark in the nation ... WAC Golfer of the Month for September ... WAC Freshman of the Year ... only freshman selected to the first-team all-WAC ... named Honorable Mention All-American by the National Golf Coaches Association ... team's Most Valuable Player.

    Buchanan High School: 2004 Combo Cup Champion ... three-time Len Ross Fresno City Junior and San Joaquin Valley Junior champion ... two-time high school state champion. 2003 Was in the top-nine at junior world, top-10 at the USGA junior medal play and in the top-16 at the USGA junior match play ... CIF Valley High School champion ... Northern California Junior Golf Association Player of the Year ... won the 2003 Tournament of Champions. 2002 Fresno City Women's Amateur champion ... league champion ... league MVP. 2001 Selma Valley Junior champion ... co-medalist in the USGA Junior ... CWAC Girls Junior state champion.

    Personal: Born Oct. 1, 1986, in Fresno, Calif. ... parents are Ed and Karen Luethke ... has two younger brothers, Andrew and Brett ... father Ed was a two-time All-American golfer at Fresno State under head coach Mike Watney ... enjoys shopping, exercising and playing golf.

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