American College Golf Guide
Oklahoma State University OSU Cowgirls
Women's Golf Program
1800 S. Memorial Dr.
Stillwater, Oklahoma 74078
Organizations: NCAA Div I
Conferences: Big 12

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


Demographics Information
City/Town Pop. Type Founded Enrollment Gender Mix
20K - 50K Public 1890 21,000 51% M - 49% F

Tuition, Room, and Board
Area Resident State Resident Non-resident R & B
$ 9,017 $ 24,538 $ 8,558
OSU Cowgirls 2017 - 2018 Tournaments
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 Branch Law Firm/Dick McGuire 09/11/2017 season UNM Championship G.C. Albuquerque NM 1
2 Windy City Collegiate Champ. 10/02/2017 season Northmoor CC Highland ParkIL 2
3 Stanford Int hosted by C. Rice 10/16/2017 season Poppy Hills G.C. Monterey, CA 7
4 The Landfall Tradition 10/27/2017 season Country Club of Landfall Wilmington NC 5
5 NorthropGrumman Reg. Challenge 02/11/2018 season Palos Verdes G.C. Palos Verdes CA 13
6 Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercoll. 02/18/2018 season English Turn Golf & C.C. New Orleans, LA 8
7 Darius Rucker Intercollegiate 03/02/2018 season Long Cove G.C. Hilton Head SC 15
8 DrDonnis Thompson Invitational 03/13/2018 season Kaneohe Klipper G.C. Honolulu, HI 2
9 PING/ASU Invitational 03/23/2018 season Karsten Golf Course Tempe AZ 3
10 Dale McNamara Invitational 04/09/2018 season Tulsa C.C. Tulsa, OK 1
11 Big 12 Women’s Championship 04/20/2018 conf Dallas Athletic Club Dallas TX 2
12 NCAA San Francisco Regional 05/07/2018 reg TPC Harding Park SanFrancisco,CA 7
OSU Cowgirls 2018 - 2019 Tournaments. (Note: Events & scores added as played)
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 ANNIKA Intercollegiate 09/16/2018 season Olympic Hills G.C. Eden Prairie MN 11
2 Windy City Collegiate Champ. 10/01/2018 season Westmoreland C.C. Wilmette IL 14
3 Stanford Int hosted by C. Rice 10/19/2018 season Stanford G.C. Stanford CA 16
4 The Landfall Tradition 10/26/2018 season Country Club of Landfall Wilmington NC 11
5 NorthropGrumman Reg. Challenge 02/03/2019 season Palos Verdes G.C. Palos Verdes CA 5
6 Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercoll. 02/17/2019 season English Turn Golf & C.C. New Orleans, LA 13
7 Darius Rucker Intercollegiate 03/07/2019 season Long Cove G.C. Hilton Head SC 16
8 Anuenue Spring Break Classic 03/21/2019 season Waikoloa Kings G.C. Waimea HI 1
9 PING/ASU Invitational 03/29/2019 season Papago G.C. Phoenix, AZ 14
10 Big 12 Women’s Championship 04/14/2019 conf G.C. of Oklahoma Broken Arrow OK 6
Head Coach: Par Nilsson
Office Phone: 405-612-7616
Fax: 405-743-8124
Email: par.nilsson@okstate.edu

Assistant coach Par Nilsson was named Interim Head Golf Coach in May 2019. He was a two-time All-American competing for the OSU Cowboys from 2001-05. Nilsson played professionally from 2005-09 before turning to coaching.

Oklahoma State opened with a 300 but couldn't improve that score and placed sixth in the 2019 Big 12 Conference Championship at Golf Club of Oklahoma in Broken Arrow, Okla. Texas, the only team to break par during a single round, shot 877 over 54 holes to win the Big 12 title by 37 strokes over runner-up Baylor. Rounding out the top five were Oklahoma in third, Texas Christian in fourth and Texas Tech in fifth. Weather was cool and windy on the par 72, 6,341-yard course, where the average 18-hole score of 77.6 strokes. Only five sub-par rounds were recorded over three days.

The Cowgirls were led by Michelle Forsland, who tied for eighth (77-74-76=227). Lianna Bailey tied for 14th (72-78-79=229).

Oklahoma State tied for seventh in the 2018 NCAA D-1 San Francisco Regional, and tied for second in the Big 12 Conference Championship.

The Cowgirls placed 10th in the 2017 NCAA D-I Albuquerque Regional, and fourth in the Big 12 Championship.

Oklahoma State placed 11th in the 2016 NCAA Championship, third in the NCAA D-I Shoal Creek Regional, and won the Big 12 Conference Championship.

Oklahoma State finished 11th of 18 in the 2015 NCAA D-I South Bend Regional, and fifth in the Big 12 Championship.

Oklahoma State tied for eighth but failed to earn a nationals berth after losing a playoff in the 2014 NCAA D-1 Central Regional, and finished seventh in the Big 12 Conference Championship.

In 2013, Oklahoma State placed 12th in the NCAA Championship, third in the NCAA D1 East Regional, and won the Big 12 Championship.

Oklahoma State claimed 11th and just missed qualifying for nationals at the 2012 NCAA D1 East Regional, and tied for fourth in the Big 12 Conference Championship.

The Cowgirls finished 17th in the 2011 NCAA Central Regional, and seventh in the Big 12 Conference tournament.

Oklahoma State finished fourth in 2009 and eighth in 2010 at the NCAA Championship.



 

Facilities:
School Owned Course: Karsten Creek
Other Area Courses: Oak Tree Golf Club
Practice Facilities: Indoor facility at Karsten Creek includes state of the art video equipment.
Recent Freshman Class Profile:
Average SAT (EBRW + Math) 1160
SAT 25-75 Percentile 1050 - 1280
Average ACT 25.0
ACT 25-75 Percentile 22.0 - 28.0
Application Deadline rolling
Acceptance Rate 75%
(The 25-75 Percentile indicates the middle 50%)
Avaliable Major Fields of Study
Accounting, African/Asian and International Studies, Agriculture, Architecture, Art, Aviation/Aerospace, Broadcasting/Telecommunications, Business and Management, Communications, Cooperative Education Program, Drama, Economics, Education, Fashion/Interior Design, Film and Video, Foreign Languages, Forestry, Golf Course Superintendent, Graphic Design, Home Economics, Journalism, Liberal Arts, Medical Technology, Music, Physical Education, Pre-Dental, Pre-Law, Pre-Medicine, Psychology, Restaurant/Hotel Management, ROTC - Air Force, ROTC - Army, Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, etc.), Sciences (Computer Science), Sciences (Engineering), Sciences (Environmental Sciences), Sciences (Mathematics), Social Sciences, Turf Management
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