PING College Golf Guide
Arizona Christian University ACU Firestorm
Women's Golf Program
2526 E. Cactus Rd.
Phoenix, Arizona
Organizations: NAIA
Conferences: Golden State (GSAC)

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


Demographics Information
City/Town Pop. Type Founded Enrollment Gender Mix
Over 1M Private 1960 750 55% M - 45% F

Tuition, Room, and Board
Area Resident State Resident Non-resident R & B
$ 27,890 $ 27,890 $ 11,200
Select Previous Season:
ACU Firestorm 2018-2019 Tournaments
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 OUAZ Fall Invite 09/17/2018 season Eagles Nest C.C. Goodyear AZ 3
2 Embry Riddle AZ Co-Ed Invite 10/08/2018 season Antelope Hills North Prescott AZ 6
3 Firestorm Fall Invitational 11/12/2018 season Whirlwind G.C. Chandler AZ 4
4 OUAZ Spring Invite 01/28/2019 season Wigwam Red Course 7
5 Battle at Primm 03/18/2019 season Primm Valley GC Primm Valley NV 11
6 GSAC Women’s Championship 04/15/2019 conf Catta Vedera C.C. Lincoln CA 5
ACU Firestorm 2019 - 2020 Tournaments
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 Desert Classic 09/11/2019 season Bear Creek G.C. AZ 2
2 Firestorm Fall Invitational 09/23/2019 season Moon Valley C.C. Phoenix AZ 2
3 OUAZ Fall Invite 09/30/2019 season Eagles Nest C.C. Goodyear AZ 2
4 Embry Riddle AZ Co-Ed Invite 10/07/2019 season Antelope Hills North Prescott AZ 4
5 OUAZ Spring Invite 01/27/2020 season Wigwam Red Course Litchfield Park 5
6 ERAU Spring Invite 03/08/2020 season Antelope Hills South Prescott AZ 2
ACU Firestorm 2020 - 2021 Tournaments. (Note: Events & scores added as played)
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
Head Coach: Kristal Parker
Office Phone: 602-489-5300
Fax: --
Email: kristal.parker@arizonachristian.edu

Kristal Parker was named head golf coach in December 2019. After playing at UCLA, she competed professionally on the Futures Tour, Japan LPGA, European Tour, Asian Tour, Australia LPGA, United States LPGA and the Legends Senior Tour.

In the final event of the abbreviated spring 2020 season, Arizona Christian University shot 332-324-339 but was blown away by host Embry-Riddle at the ERAU Spring Invitational at Antelope Hills South in Prescott, AZ.  The ACU Firestorm finished second, 73 srokes behind the hosts. Marymount California was well back in third. The course played to par 72, 6,150 yards.

The Firestorm placed two individuals in the top 10. Savanah Cooper (76-76-80=232) took fifth and Mia Guevara (87-77-86=250) tied for ninth.

For daily team updates and current roster information, click the Arizona Christian Firestorm team link at the top of this page.

Arizona Christian placed fifth, but only 11 strokes out of second, in the 2019 Golden State Athletic Conference Championship.

Arizona Christian finished fourth in the 2018 NAIA Association of Independent Institutions (AII) Championship, and fifth in the 2017 NAIA West Championship (AZ, CA, NV).

ACU won the 2016 Golden State Athletic Conference Championship.

Arizona Christian finished fourth in the 2015 Cal Pac/Golden State NAIA Unaffliated tournament, and second in 2014.


 

Facilities:
Team Home Course: Moon Valley Country Club
Other Area Courses: The Legacy Golf Resort, Vistal Golf Club, The Point at Lookout Mountain, Mountain Shadows
Recent Freshman Class Profile:
Average SAT (EBRW + Math) 1050
SAT 25-75 Percentile 940 - 1160
Average ACT 20.0
ACT 25-75 Percentile 18.0 - 22.0
Application Deadline 8/15
Acceptance Rate %
(The 25-75 Percentile indicates the middle 50%)
Avaliable Major Fields of Study
Bible Studies, Business and Management, Education, Music, Pre-Dental, Pre-Law, Pre-Medicine, Psychology, Social Sciences
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