Van Respaille

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Year: Freshman
Hometown: Wambrechies, France
High School: Marcq Institution


  • Big Ten Golfer of the Week (9/27/17)
  • Nittany Lion Invitational individual title (9/24/17)

Fall 2017: Competed in all five events for the Terrapins...tied for 22nd in her first collegiate event with her score of 227 (76-75-76), which was +8, in the Ocean Course Invitational (Sept. 4-5)...went +12 with a score of 225 (76-73-73) in the Mercedes-Benz Collegiate (Sept. 18-19) just third collegiate event, won the Nittany Lion Invitational individual title and helped team to team title with score of 212 (74-68-70), which was -4 overall (Sept. 23-24)...named Big Ten Co-Golfer of the Week with Michigan State's Sarah Burnham (Sept. 27)...tied for 12th at the Pinehurst Challenge with score of 214 (68-73-73), which was -2 overall (Oct. 9-10)...tied for 28th at the Maryb S. Kauth Invitational with score of 225 (75-73-73), which was +5 (Oct. 22-24).

BEFORE MARYLAND: In 2016, 20th best player in France in the European Golf Rankings...made it to match play at Girls British Open Championship (76-71 par 73)...second place at Grand Prix de Ligue PACA (74-72-74)...tied seventh Total International Juniors of Belgium (75-79-72-76)...first place Grand Prix Nord-Pas de Calais (68-69 par 73) 2014, tied for second at Grand Prix de la Cote D-Opale (75-69-76)...third at Total International Juniors of Belgium (77-73-71-77)...won the Grand Prix Dulys Chantilly (70-77-71).

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