|HOMETOWN/HIGH SCHOOL (LAST SCHOOL)||Savannah, Tenn./Hardin County HS|
2010-11 (SOPHOMORE): Named TranSouth Scholar-Athlete … Battled through an up-and-down year, ending the season with an 86.9 scoring average, third best on the squad … Finished in Top 10 seven times throughout the year, winning medalist honors once … Recorded 86.3 scoring average in six fall tournaments and 10 rounds, starting the semester strong with a tie for eighth at MSC Fall Invitational after a pair of 82s … Earned TranSouth Conference Golfer of the Week honors after showing at MSC Invite … Tied for medalist honors with teammate Lindsey Taylor in dual match versus Martin Methodist after carding an 81 … Started TNU Fall Invitational with a 79 but faded in second round, finishing 27th … Placed fourth in dual match with Bryan College and tied for 56th at NAIA National Preview … Finished ninth at RedHawk Classic … Recorded 87.5 scoring average in five spring tournaments and 10 rounds … Tied for sixth at Martin Methodist Invitational after an opening-round 84, earning TranSouth Conference Golfer of the Week honors … Tied for 11th at Tennessee Wesleyan Invitational … Posted first-round 78 at Cumberland Invitational en route to a tie for third … Finished sixth at Union Invitational and tied for 13th at TranSouth Championships.
2010 (FRESHMAN): Finished in the Top 10 four times, including second once and third twice … Posted scoring average of 87.1 and was team’s top finisher twice in eight tournaments … Tied for seventh in Martin Methodist One-Day Invitational, carding a 95 in her first collegiate event … Placed 27th at Trevecca Fall Invitational with rounds of 88 and 90 … Team’s top finisher at RedHawk Classic, finishing third after rounds of 87 and 77 (lowest round of the year) … Tied for 27th at Univ. of Mobile Classic, posting scores of 86 and 93 … Placed 50th in first spring event, posting scores of 91 and 93 at Berry College Invitational … Finished second at Union Spring Invitational with rounds of 84 and 81 … Placed third at TranSouth Championships, carding scores of 84 and 80 … Tied for 18th at NAIA Qualifying Tournament, shooting 77 in the final round.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner for coach Ron Burnham at Hardin County HS … Three-time State Tournament qualifier … Finished second in region and third in district … Also earned four letters in tennis … Ranked first in district two consecutive years … Earned runner-up finish in region … Voted Most Likely to Succeed … Graduated seventh in class.
PERSONAL: Katherina Caldona McGinley … Daughter of Creed and Yainieh McGinley … Born February 8, 1991 … Majoring in Biology.