|High School:||Hemet HS|
|Previous College:||Mt. San Jacinto College|
CSF '10-11: Kathryn New played in all but one
event for the Titans in 2010-11, her first year at the Div. I
level... she averaged 80.20 strokes over 22 rounds... her best
tourney finish was a tie for 19th at the Firestone Grill
Invitational in Nipomo in October with a 28-over-par 241... her
best round was a 77 -- at the Cougar Cup in September and at the
Lexus Classic in Fresno in March.
MT. SAN JACINTO COLLEGE: Kathryn finished in
fourth place at the state championships as a sophomore at Mt. San
Jacinto Community College in 2010 by winning a playoff with an
eagle... Selected the school's Female Scholar-Athlete of the
Year... As a freshman competed with the men's team and was the
third best player... Qualified for the conference championships as
an individual... Gained the President's Honor Roll.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year varsity letter winner at
Hemet High School... Four-time team MVP... Captain as a junior and
senior... Three-time individual CIF qualifier...Advanced to finals
as a junior and senior... Made the CIF all-state academic team
three times... Team won the Sunbelt League championships in 2004
and gained the CIF playoffs in 2007 under Coach Doug Oldham...
Graduated with honors with a 3.9 grade point average and had a 4.0
for one full year... Also was a four-year letter winner in track
and field... Four-time CIF qualifier... Team won two Sunbelt League
titles... She holds part of the school 4x100 record... Inducted
into the Hemet HS Hall of Fame.
PERSONAL: Born on Sept. 12, 1990, in Hemet, California... Father is Bill New... Has an older brother, Matt, who also played on the Mt. San Jacinto golf team... Kinesiology major... Worked in the summer with "Grandfathers for Golf," teaching youngsters how to play... Enjoys water skiing, snow skiing, bicycling, dancing and film editing... Credits her father and uncle for most influence on her golf career: "My father taught me most of my golfing skills as a child and my uncle, Dave, who is a teaching pro, helped refine my swing."