OU Women's Golf BIO
Emily Collins
Player Profile:
Emily Collins 1373276
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Colleyville, Texas
High School: Nolan Catholic HS
Year Events Rounds Strokes Average Top 10 Top 20
2010-11 11 33 2,525 76.52 2 3
2011-12 9 28 2,163 77.25 0 1
2012-13 11 34 2,520 74.12 5 7
2013-14 11 34 2,529 74.38 2 2
Career 42 129 9,737 75.48 9 13


Lowest 18-hole score:
67, NCAA Central Regional (spring 2013)
Lowest 54-hole score: 211, NCAA Central Regional (spring 2013)
Top-10 finishes: 9, last: tie for 6th place at the Big 12 Championship (spring 2014)
Top-20 finishes: 9, last: tie for 6th place at the Big 12 Chapmionship (spring 2014)
Best finish: Tie for 2nd at NCAA Central Regional (spring 2013)

OU CAREER NOTESClark bio picture
Participated in 42 of 44 events in her career (misses were due to illness) ... Ranked sixth at OU in career scoring average (75.48; +3.84), fourth in par-or-better rounds (33) and fourth in birdies (296) ... Finished in top 20 in 31 percent of her career collegiate events (13 of 42).

2013-14 (SENIOR)
Recorded a 74.38 season stroke average (+3.32) … Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Team … Ranked 124th individually by Golfweek and 112 by Golfstat … Finished in the top 40 in six of 11 tournaments … Played eight rounds at par-or-better … Tied for a season-best seventh place at the Alamo Invitational in October with a 3-under 213 … Finished in eighth place at the Big 12 Championships (named to Big 12 All-Tournament Team) with a 3-over 219 … Tied for 31st place at the NCAA West Regional in Cle Elum, Wash., and tied for 48th place at the NCAA Championships in Tulsa, Okla. … Posted two rounds in the 60s, including a 1-under 69 in the final round of the NCAA Championship).

2012-13 (JUNIOR)
Named to the All-Big 12 Conference Team and to the Academic All-Big 12 First Team ... Finished season ranked No. 56 nationally by Golfweek and No. 63 by Golfstat ... Improved average score by more than three strokes from sophomore season ... Averaged 74.12 strokes per round (+2.29) for sixth-best mark in single-season school history ... Played in all 34 of team's rounds and shot par or better in 14 of them ... Finished in top 20 in seven of 11 events and recorded five top-10 showings ... Finished in a career-best second-place tie out of 126 competitors at NCAA Central Regional in Norman with 5-under 211 (led after two rounds) ... Shot a career-low 67 (-5) in first round of NCAA Central Regional (first competitive bogey-free round) ... Tied for third at Clover Cup in March with a 2-under 214 ... Posted top-10 finishes at Susie Maxwell Berning Classic (sixth; +1), Golfweek Conference Challenge (tie for seventh; E) and SMU/Dallas Athletic Club Invitational (tie for eighth; +11) ... Was team's top finisher (16th place) at Liz Murphey Fall Preview.

2011-12 (SOPHOMORE)
Tied for 19th place after shooting a season-best 224 (+8) at the Susie Maxwell Berning Classic in October ... Finished in a tie for 22nd at the Clover Cup in March after shooting a 227 (+11) ... Tied for 31st with a 228 (+12) at the Central District Invitational in February ... Claimed five top-50 finishes in nine appearances ... Competed in the Sooner lineup for all three postseason tournaments ... Shot an even-par 72 in four separate rounds ... Missed first two tournaments in fall due to illness ... Named to the Academic All-Big 12 First Team.

2010-11 (FRESHMAN)
Competed in all 11 of OU's tournaments and recorded three top-20 finishes ... Became the second golfer in OU history to qualify for the U.S. Women's Open while enrolled at OU ... Shot a 71 (-1) in her first round of wearing a Sooner uniform and went on to tie for eighth place with a 216 (E) at the Cougar Classic ... Tied for fourth place at the Susie Maxwell Berning Classic with a 54-hole score of 219 (+3) ... Tied for 12th place at the MountainView Collegiate with a 2-over 218 ... Recorded a team-best nine birdies at the Big 12 Championship, where she tied for 32nd with a 227 (+11) ... Named No. 9 in Golfweek's preseason list of the nation's top freshmen in 2010.

Three wins on the Texas Junior Golf Tour ... Member of the 2010 West Canon Cup team ... Named Golfweek's Junior Golfer of the Week in summer of 2010 ... Played in the 2010 German Junior Masters ... Won the 2010 Kathy Whitworth Invitational after shooting an opening-round score of 66 (-4).

Parents are Mike and Janet Collins ... Home course is TPC Four Seasons in Las Colinas ... Majoring in communications.

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