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  Richelle Wedzik

Richelle Wedzik

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bluffton, S.C.

High School:
Bluffton HS

Last College:
Coastal Carolina

Height:
5-5

Major:
Early Childhood Education

2007-08: Played in all 10 tournaments for the Spartans... ranked second on the team by one-tenth of a stroke with a 79.8 stroke average... led the team with five top-20 finishes... claimed three top-10 finishes... posted a 433-206 head-to-head record... turned in a 74, tied for the low round of the year on the team, at the Sea Trail Intercollegiate (Sept. 21-23) and FGCU invitational (Sept. 29-30)... finished sixth at the season-opening Sea Trail Intercollegiate (Sept. 21-23)... led the Spartans to an eighth-place finish in the 15-team event... was eighth at the Lady Monarch Invitational (Oct. 22-23)... finished ninth at the Rutgers Invitational (Oct. 12-13)... led the Spartans to a fifth-place finish in the 18-team tournament... finished in a tie for 12th at the FGCU invitational (Sept. 29-30)... was 20th at the EKU Spring Invitational (April 4-5)... a member of the A-Sun All-Academic team.

2006-07: Played in all 10 tournaments for Upstate... led the team with a 77.8 stroke average, three top-5 finishes, eight top-10 efforts and nine top-20 finishes... finished second at the Bubba Watson Invitational and the AASU Lady Pirate Invitational... claimed a third-place finish at the Anderson Invitational and the Lady Bear Invitational... had a pair of sixth-place efforts at the Lady Falcon Invitational and Peach Belt Shootout... shot a single-round school record 72 at the L-R/Myrtle Beach Intercollegiate... a member of the Peach Belt Conference Presidential Academic Honor Roll.

Before Upstate: Played her freshman season at Costal Carolina... in the program's first season, led Bluffton High School to a runner-up finish at the Class 3A State Championship her senior season, earning First Team All-State honors... won the Dorman Invitational as well... was runner-up at the 2004 Women's South Carolina Golf Association Junior Championship and champion at the Low Country Junior Amateur Championship... spent her first three years at Hilton Head High School prior to the school being split, helping them to state championships her freshman and junior seasons... named Co-MVP at Hilton Head her junior year, earning her third letter there... named to the Honor Roll.

Personal: Born on Sept. 10, 1986 in Bridgeport, W.Va... daughter of Richard and Mary Jo Wedzik... her twin sister, Richia, is a member of the Upstate women's golf team... an interdisciplinary studies major... likes to shop, take road trips and go to the beach... likes to eat steak... favorite movie is "Sweet Home Alabama"... likes to watch "Army Wives"... favorite season is summer... favorite sports figure is Tom Brady.

 
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