UNC Women's Golf BIO
 Katherine Perry
Perry Perry 720970

 

 


Fall 2011: Played in three of Carolina's tournaments ... top finish was a tie for 26th place at the Cougar Classic ... tied for 55th at the Tar Heel Invitational and tied for 59th at The Landfall Tradition ... 75.78 scoring average ... carded one round in the 60s.

2010-11: Named to 2011 ACC Honor Roll...Played in all 11 of Carolina's tournaments, one as an individual ... carded four top-25 finishes ... low performance was a sixth-place finish at the ACC Championships where she helped lead Carolina to the team title ... tied for 11th place at the NCAA Regional ... was the low Tar Heel at the NCAA Championships, tying for 24th place ... tied for 21st place at the Cougar Classic, her first tournament as a Tar Heel ... tied for 33rd at The Landfall Tradition, tied for 39th at the Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic, tied for 51st at the Mason Rudolph Championship, tied for 52nd at the LSU Golf Classic, tied for 58th at the Tar Heel Invitational and tied for 88th at the Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic.

Amateur: 2011 North Carolina Women's Amateur champion ... advanced to the third round of the 2011 North and South Women's Amateur ... 2009 Girls' N.C. Junior Player of the Year ... won 2010 Carolinas/Georgia Junior Championship ... champion of 2010 North Carolina Junior Girls' Championship ... tied for second place at 2010 North Carolina Women's Amateur ... advanced to semifinals of 2010 North Carolina Junior Championship ... qualified and played in 2009 U.S. Women's Opens ... won her U.S. Women's Open qualifier in 2009 ... member of 2010 Carolinas team in the Mid Atlantic Girls Challenge that defeated the Virginia-Maryland team 9-3.

Prep: Four-time golf letterwinner and team MVP at Athens Drive High School ... 2009 N.C. High School 4-A Women's Golf Champion ... four-time all-conference, four-time all-region and four-time all-state ... also four-time Academic All-Conference ... Women's Athlete of the Year for her high school as a senior ...memeber of National Honor Society and Honor Scholar.

Personal: Participant in the Carolina Leadership Academy's Rising Stars program ... Carolina Outreach participant ... parents are David and Cheryl Perry ... born April 28, 1992.

More on Perry
The best-tasting food I make is: Homemade Mac n' Cheese
Favorite TV Show: Grey's Anatomy
Favorite Movie: Jaws
Favorite Vacation Spot: Topsail Island
Favorite Musical Performers: Tim McGraw, Kenny Chesney, Luke Bryan
Music most likely on my iPod: Anything country
Favorite Song: Be As You Are by Kenny Chesney
Nobody can believe I listen to: Broadway show music
My Greatest Sports Moment: Our team winning the 2011 ACC Championship
Career Competitive Round: 66, October 2009, Peggy Kirk Bell Tour Fall Preview at Chapel Ridge Golf Course
Favorite Course: Pine Needles in Southern Pines, N.C.
Favorite Golfer: Juli Inkster
To get ready for a tournament, I like to: Listen to music
Favorite Athlete: Michael Jordan
Person in history I'd most like to meet: Dean Smith
My most prized possession is: My Hospice of Wake County butterfly necklace
Post-school ambition: Play golf on the LPGA Tour and nursing school
The best thing about Carolina is: The closeness of the Tar Heel family
The best part about being a Tar Heel golfer is: Traveling to many different places
The best thing about Coach Mann is: She's always honest with us
Person I would most like to receive a golf lesson from: Juli Inkster

Perry's Career Tournament Results
Fall 2010
Cougar Classic* 76-71-74-221 (T21)
Mason Rudolph Women's Championship 72-77-73-222 (T51)
Tar Heel Invitational 79-74-72-225 (T58)
The Landfall Tradition 70-72-86-228 (T33)
Spring 2010
Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate* 78-76-78-232 (T70)
LSU Golf Classic 74-80-80-234 (T52)
Bryan National Collegiate 74-80-81-235 (T39)
Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic 82-79-76-237 (T88)
ACC Championships 71-73-77-221 (6)
NCAA East Regional 75-69-74-218 (T11)
NCAA Championships 76-70-75-75-296 (T24)
Fall 2011
Cougar Classic 69-75-74-218 (T26)
Tar Heel Invitational 73-75-77-225 (T55)
The Landfall Tradition 76-79-84-239 (T59)

*Competed as an individual

Perry's Statistics

			RDS CT/
	   TN	RDS	PCT	  PAR   -PAR   60s     LO      HI      STKS	AVG
2010-11	   11	34*	25/83.3	   4	  4     1      69      86      2569	75.56
Fall 2011   3	9	5/55.6	   0      1     1      69      84       682	75.78
Totals	   14	43*	30/75.0	   4      5     2      69      86      3251	75.60

*Competed 3 rounds as an individual

Height: 5'8"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Cary, NC
High School: Athens Drive
Perry Photos:
UNC North Carolina Women's Golf


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