On Thornton: Solid contributor to the team for the last three years … will be graduating in December.
Fall 2002: Did not compete for the Terps in the fall.
Spring 2002: Did not compete for the Terps in the spring.
Fall 2001: Did not compete for the Terps in the fall.
Spring 2001: Did not see action in the spring.
Fall 2000: Did not compete for the Terps in the fall.
Spring 2000: Participated in one tournament in the spring season ... averaged 90.0 strokes per round over two rounds.
Fall 1999: Participated in two tournaments during the fall … averaged 87.2 strokes per round in five rounds … best score of 78 came in round three of the Nittany Lion Invitational … her score of 78 was the 11th best gross score while her score vs. par was also among the Terps' individual bests during the fall season … her top tournament score of 246 in the Nittany Lion Invitational was the sixth-best gross score while her tournament score vs. par (+36) was the seventh-best during the fall season.
Before Maryland: Graduated from Holy Cross High School in 1999 … earned three varsity letters in golf … was a Parochial A Conference second-team selection as a senior in 1999 … was team captain as a senior … golf coach at Holy Cross was Gene Tosto.
Personal: Born on Dec. 19, 1980 … daughter of Karen and B. David Thornton … brother, David, played football at Catholic University from 1997-1999 … was a four-year representative to the student council … a member of the National Honor Society.