Chad Spencer, a former Fresno State all-conference golfer, has been chosen to lead his alma mater as the Bulldogs' head men's golf coach.
Fresno State: 2006-06 Played in nine tournaments... Averaged 77.71 strokes per round... Had a low round of 72 two times... Made 44 birdies and one eagle... Had her best finish at the Kitahara Fresno State Invitational where she tied for ninth place... Selected as team's Most Consistent. 2005-06 Redshirt junior and co-captain 2004-05 Four top-30 finishes ... low round of 74 at the Bay Area Classic ... finished 20th at the Fresno State Invitational and Oregon Duck Invitational.
UNC Greensboro: Honor roll and SACIA member. (2003)Did not compete (2002) Played in five of 10 tournaments ... shot a low round of 79 at the Golden Panther Women's Championship.
El Dorado High School: National Honor Society member ... California Scholarship Federation ... Athletic Advisory Council ... Renaissance Crew (2002-01) Team captain ... All-City and All-Team MVP ... All-Sierra Valley Conference ... won the sub-sectionals to advance to sectionals and regionals as a low qualifier ... shot a school record tournament score of 76 ... No. 2 ranked golfer in the league (2000) Participated on the boys varsity golf team (1999) Participated on the boys junior varsity golf team.
Personal: Born March 9, 1984, in Placerville, Calif. ... parents are Brian and Lori Veerkamp ... has one younger sister, Rashell ... enjoys golf, swimming, shopping and spending time with family and friends ... favorite athlete is golfer Phil Mickelson.