OU Women's Golf BIO
Ana Ruiz
Player Profile:
Ana Ruiz 1892741
Height: 5'5"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Chihuahua, Mexico
High School: Heritage Academy (S.C.)
Year Events Rounds Strokes Average Top 10 Top 20
2014-15 10 30 2,224 74.13 1 3
2015-16 9 26 1,956 75.23 1 4
2016-17 11 33 2,449 74.21 1 3
2017-18 5 15 1,091 72.73 1 2
Career 35 104 7,720 74.08 4 12


PERSONAL RECORDS AT OKLAHOMA
Lowest 18-hole score:
67, Battle at the Beach (fall 2017)
Lowest 54-hole score: 210, Battle at the Beach (fall 2017)
Top-10 finishes: 4; last: T6, Battle at the Beach (fall 2017)
Top-20 finishes:
12; last: T6, Battle at the Beach (fall 2017)
Best finish: T2, Big 12 Championship (spring 2016)

2017-18 (SENIOR)
Opened the season with a career-low 54-hole score of 212 (-1) to tie for 18th at the Jim West Challenge.

2016-17 (JUNIOR)
Competed in all 11 team events on the season … Finished the year with a 74.21 (+2.30) season-stroke average … Recorded one top-five, two top-10 and three top-20 finishes on the season … Fired a career-best 211 (-5) to finish in a share of fifth at Clemson Invitational … Tallied a 68 (-4) in the second rounds of both Branch Law/Dick McGuire Invite and Clemson Invitational … Finished at 214 (-2) to tie for eighth place at Clover Cup … Carded 10 par-or-better rounds on the season.

2015-16 (SOPHOMORE)
Finished the year with a 75.23 season-stoke average (+3.42 vs. par) … Posted four top-20 finishes on the season … Fired a season-best 213 (-3) to share second place at the Big 12 Championship … Named second-team All-Big 12 … Shared 19th place at the season-opening Schooner Fall Classic … Tied for 20th at Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational … Posted a share of 20th at Clover Cup … Tallied seven par-or-better rounds on the season.

2014-15 (FRESHMAN)
Competed in all 10 team events … Recorded a 74.13 (+2.33) season stroke average, the squad's second best and the 10th best in school history … Ranked 154th individually by Golfstat and 160th by Golfweek … Tied for 10th place at elite PING/ASU Invitational (215;-1) … Halved a match with Big 12 individual champion Kenzie Neisen of OSU in a match play competition … Tied for 17th place at Big 12 Championship (232;+16) … Played seven of 30 rounds at par-or-better … Posted five top-25 finishes in the team's 10 events.

BEFORE COLLEGE

Member of the Mexican national team … Won the AJGA's Mexican Golf Federation Junior Open … Ranked as the No. 1 Mexican junior national player in her age division in 2009-2010 … Gold medalist at the Mexican Junior Olympics Games … Has recorded 11 top-10 AJGA finishes … Was named the Best Fitness Student at the International Junior Golf Academy.

MISCELLANEOUS
Full name is Ana Lizeth Ruiz Laphond … Born in Chihuahua, Mexico … Parents are Francisco Amado Ruiz Muñoz and Ana Sandra Laphond Franco … Has four brothers (Cesar, Hector, Jorge and Andres) and two sisters (Regina and Sofia) … Also played soccer in high school … Honor roll student … Career low score is 68 … Also considered Baylor, Louisville and UTSA … Plans to major in interior design.

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