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Santa Clara University Santa Clara Broncos
Women's Golf Program
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, California 95053-1100
Organizations: NCAA Div I
Conferences: West Coast (WCC)

Golf Scholarships: Yes Yes
Academic and Financial Need Scholarships:Yes Yes

Demographics Information
City/Town Pop. Type Founded Enrollment Gender Mix
100K - 250K Private 1851 5,450 50% M - 50% F

Tuition, Room, and Board
Area Resident State Resident Non-resident R & B
$ 51,711 $ 51,711 $ 14,910
Santa Clara Broncos 2017 - 2018 Tournaments
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 Battle at Old Works 09/11/2017 season Old Works G.C. Anaconda MT 4
2 Wyoming Cowgirl Desert Inter. 09/30/2017 season Classic Club Palm Desert, CA 1
3 NM State Aggie Invitational 10/09/2017 season NMSU Golf Course Las Cruces NM 5
4 Lady Mustang Intercollegiate 10/27/2017 season Cypress Ridge G.C. ArroyoGrande CA 1
5 The Gold Rush 02/12/2018 season El Dorado G.C. Long Beach, CA 9
6 Fresno State Classic 03/05/2018 season Copper River C.C. Fresno, CA 3
7 BYU at Entrada Classic 03/12/2018 season Entrada at Snow Canyon St. George UT 9
8 Anuenue Spring Break Classic 03/26/2018 season Bay @ Kapalua Maui, HI 9
9 Wyoming Cowgirl Classic 04/02/2018 season Ak Chin Southern Dunes Maricopa, AZ 4
10 West Coast Conference Champ. 04/16/2018 conf San Diego CA 5
Santa Clara Broncos 2018 - 2019 Tournaments. (Note: Events & scores added as played)
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 Nittany Lion Invitational 09/22/2018 season Penn State Blue Course StateCollege PA 7
2 Wyoming Cowgirl Desert Inter. 09/29/2018 season Classic Club Palm Desert CA 3
3 Pat Lesser Harbottle Invite 10/15/2018 season Tacoma C.C. Tacoma WA 1
4 UC Irvine Invitational 10/29/2018 season Santa Ana C.C. Santa Ana CA 2
Head Coach: Krystal Kelly
Office Phone: 408-554-5742
Fax: 408-554-6969

Krystal Kelly was promoted from Santa Clara assistant coach to head coach in February 2011 and made an immediate positive impact on team performance. The Broncos keep improving and notched three team victories in both the 2016-17 and 2017-18 seasons. Kelly earned All-American honors at UCLA and played on a Bruin NCAA Championship team.  Kelley is a Class A PGA professional, and she competed professionally from 2006-08.

Santa Clara fired a tournament-best second-round 280 (-8) and finished second of ten in the fall 2018-19 UC Irvine Invitational at Santa Ana Golf Club in Santa Ana, Calif. Cal Poly edged the Broncos by four shots for the title with California Baptist, South Dakota State and Long Beach State rounding out the top five. Scoring conditions were ideal at the par 72, 6,072-yard course, where the average 18-hole score was 75.0

The Broncos' Marni Murez (73-67-71=211) and Emily Sumner (72-68-75=215) were a combined nine-under for the second round and placed in the top 10.

Santa Clara placed fifth of five, 12 shots out of fourth, in the 2018 West Coast Conference Championship at Carlton Oaks Golf Club in Santee, Calif. Brigham Young won its third consecutive WCC title, rallying during the final round to tie Pepperdine, then outlasting the Waves in a playoff. Weather was good at the par 72, 6,221-yard course, where the average score was 77.4 strokes.

Sarah Busey finished 10th (77-79-74=230) and Kyleigh Moreno 15th (79-78-78=235) to pace the Broncos.

For daily team updates and current roster information, click the Santa Clara Broncos team link at the top of this page.

Santa Clara placed fourth in the 2016 and 2017 West Coast Conference Championship, third in 2015, fourth in 2013 and 2014, fifth in 2012,  fourth in 2011, and third in 2009 and 2010.



Team Home Course: The Golf Club at Boulder Ridge, Cinnebar Hills Golf Club, San Jose Country Club, CordeValle, La Rinconada Country Club, Eagle Ridge Golf Club, The Villages, Silver Creek Valley Country Club, Lake Merced Golf Club, San Juan Oaks Golf Couse, Almaden Golf and Country Club, Castlewood Country Club, Ruby Hill Country Club.
Recent Freshman Class Profile:
Average SAT (EBRW + Math) 1350
SAT 25-75 Percentile 1270 - 1440
Average ACT 30.0
ACT 25-75 Percentile 28.0 - 32.0
Application Deadline 1/7
Acceptance Rate 51%
(The 25-75 Percentile indicates the middle 50%)
Avaliable Major Fields of Study
Accounting, African/Asian and International Studies, Art, Bible Studies, Broadcasting/Telecommunications, Business and Management, Classics, Communications, Cooperative Education Program, Dance, Drama, Economics, Education, Film and Video, Foreign Languages, Journalism, Liberal Arts, Military Science, Music, Pre-Dental, Pre-Law, Pre-Medicine, Psychology, Religion, ROTC - Army, Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, etc.), Sciences (Computer Science), Sciences (Engineering), Sciences (Environmental Sciences), Sciences (Mathematics), Social Sciences
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