Fresno State tabbed the second-best team round of the Rebel Intercollegiate on the final day of the tournament
Hannah Sodersten and Gudrun Bjorgvinsdottir earn top 10 finishes to lead 'Dogs to second place at Gold Rush Invitational
GoBulldogs.com caught up with senior golfer Hannah Sodersten for some Q&A over winter break
Fresno State women's golf breaks two program records on the final day of the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown
Fresno State's scoring average leader breaks into the 60's for first time Monday
The women's golf team traveled to Hawai'i during Spring Break for the Dr. Donnis Invitational, hosted by Hawai'i
2014 Fresno State Classic - Women's Golf. Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2014.
2013-14 Women's Golf Fall Season - Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2013.
Last updated: June 3, 2016
2015-16 (Senior): One of three squad members to compete in all 11 tournaments during the season, which capped four-year career being placed in the Bulldog lineup in 42-straight tournaments that amounted to the third-most rounds played by a Bulldog in a career at 118 ... posted a 73.55 season scoring average (1.61 vs. par) over 31 rounds -- the fourth-best single-season scoring average in program history -- and completed career with a 75.15 scoring average (3.18 vs. par) -- the third-best career scoring average in program history when playing at least 100 rounds ... registered three-straight top 10 finishes to open the season, tallied four top 10 finishes for the season and seven top 20 finishes ... best finish of the season, a tie for second, came in the opener at the Colorado State Ram Classic (Sept. 14-15) behind an even-par 216 (70-73-73) ... set single-round career-low 68 (-4) in the third round of the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown (Oct. 26-27) -- one of 11 rounds ever carded 68 or better in school history ... recorded a team season-high three rounds in the 60's and the second-most rounds scored par or better at 11, which also tied for the fourth-most rounds scored par or better in program history ... fired a 54-hole career-low 208 (-8) at the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown, which was the second-lowest 54-hole total in program history ... tallied the third-most birdies in a single-season in school history with 80 and upped her career eagle count to five with two on the season -- five ties for the most eagles in a career by a Bulldog ... completed fall season with a sub-par scoring average after 15 rounds, firing a 71.93 average (-0.07 vs. par).
2014-15 (Junior): Played in all 11 scheduled tournaments, averaged a 74.65 over 31 rounds ... earned four top 5 finishes ... carded a round at par or better six times ... matched single-round career-low set as a freshman, 70 (-2), in the final round of the Mountain View Collegiate on March 21 - with that under-par round, helped Bulldogs set school record for all-time low team round with a 3-under-par 285 ... set the fifth-lowest 54-hole score in school history with a 1-under-par 215 (73-72-70--215) at the Mountain View Collegiate - Fresno State also set the school record for all-time low team tournament score (54 holes) with a 7-over-par 871 at the Mountain View Collegiate (March 20-21) ... named co-Mountain West Golfer of the Week on Feb. 12 following a top 5 finish on Feb. 9-10 at the Long Beach State Gold Rush (75-74-74--223) - second career MW weekly award dating back to freshman season ... runner-up at Fresno State Classic (Oct. 6-7) following a 2-over-par 218 (74-74-70--218), one-stroke back from tournament champion and teammate Madchen Ly ... named to 2015 Academic All-MW Team ... qualified for U.S. Amateur Championship over the summer in an 18-hole qualifier held at Cameron Park Country Club (1-over, 73) on July 13.
2013-14 (Sophomore): Competed in all ten tournaments including the MW Championship ... recorded a 76.56 scoring average over 25 rounds ... posted a low 72 at the Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate (79-73-72--224) ... clinched two top 10 finishes ... best finish was a tie for seventh place at the Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate.
2012-13 (Freshman): Competed in all 10 tournaments ... led the team with a 75.84 scoring average over 25 rounds ... posted a low round 70 at the Fresno State Lexus Classic (77-76-70--223) ... recorded five top 25 finishes, three of which were top 15 ... best finish was a tie for fifth place at the Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate (75-71-76--222) ... selected as MW Women's Golfer of the Week (March 4-5) ... named to the 2013 Spring Academic All-Mountain West team ... selected team's MVP ... qualified for the U.S. Women's Amateur Public Links Championship ... became second Bulldog to qualify and play in the round of 64 at the U.S. Women's Amateur Public Links Championship.
Clovis East HS: Lettered four years in golf ... MVP four years ... four-time Fresno Bee All-Star ... player of the year senior year ... set course record at Madera Muni- 66 and at Lemoore- 65 ... team captain two years ... Athlete of the Year for Clovis East ... competed in the 2012 Girl's Junior Amateur ... competed in the 2011 women's amateur ... won TRAC golf league three times ... competed in sectionals all four years ... played on the North Team and Junior American's Cup Team.
Personal: Born in Mission Hills, Calif. ... parents are Janine and David Sodersten ... has two younger brothers, Blake and Brodie, and a younger sister, Mikayla ... also enjoys playing badminton and tennis and likes to bake ... biggest athletic thrill was playing in the women's amateur ... chose to attend Fresno State because it felt like home and she knew that the team was a family who would offer lots of support ... major at Fresno State is health science-community health.
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