Green Wave advance to third straight NCAA Championship, fifth in last seven years
Green Wave moves up to No. 31 in latest golf polls
Senior Gemma Dryburgh finishes third, Junior Silvia Garces is fourth
Mandelbaum and Doss named Female and Male Athletes of the Year, Schelske and Schmidt earned Female and Male Scholar Athletes of the Year Honors and Magee and Walker receive the James W. Wilson, Jr. Award
Four Green Wave golfers among top 10 individuals; Rookie Siliva Garces leads TU with 1-under 71
Photos from Tulane's third round of the 2015 NCAA Golf Championships at the Concession Golf Club in Bradenton, Fla.
Photos from the opening round of the 2015 NCAA Championship at the Concession Golf Club in Bradenton, Fla.
Photos from the second round of the 2015 NCAA Golf Championships at the Concession Golf Club in Bradenton, Fla.
Photos from Monday's second round of the 2015 Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate Golf Championship.
Highlights from the final day of the 2012 Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate Golf Championship.
Tulane: A four-year
In The NCAA Championships (2013, 2014, 2015): Played in three NCAA Championships, including 2013 (Athens, Ga.), 2014 (Tulsa, Okla.) and 2015 (Bradenton, Fla.)...Fired an 11-over 227 and lost in a playoff for the final individual spot in the 2015 Championship but did not qualify for an official individual finish...in her second appearance in 2014, she fired a 15-over 295 (80-73-71-71)...in her first-ever appearance in the NCAA Championships, she logged a 17th place finish with a 5-over 293 (71-74-74-74), the second-best effort by a Tulane golfer at the event.
Senior (2014-15): A first-team All-American Athletic Conference selection and was selected as the American Golfer of the Week on Feb. 18...ranked first on the team with a 74.33 (2453 strokes) scoring average...played 33 rounds in 11 tournaments and her rounds counted 30 times...had eight rounds of par or better, including three rounds in the 60s and has recorded four Top-10 finishes, including a career-best 6-under 66 during the second round of the UCF Challenge, and also tied her own school record for the lowest 54-hole total of 8-under 208 and notched a third place finish at the same event.
Fall of 2014: Played 12 rounds in four tournaments and logged a 75.42 (905) scoring average...her best showing was 13th at the Mason Rudolph Women's Championships.
Summer of 2014: Selected to the 2014 Great Britain and Ireland (GB&I) Curtis Cup Team and also participated in the European Ladies Team Championship in Ljubljana, Slovenia...played in the 2014 World Amateur Team Championships, in Karuizawa, Japan.
Junior (2013-14): A first-team All C-USA and Louisiana performer...played 31 rounds in 11 tournaments and sported the second-best scoring average on the team with a 73.39, which ranked third on the school's
Sophomore (2012-13): Claimed two victories...was ranked No. 76 nationally by Golfweek.com in the final rankings...logged a 17th place finish with a 5-over 293 at the NCAA Championships, the second-best effort by a Tulane golfer at the event...played 33 rounds in 11 events and sported a 74.18 (2448 strokes) scoring average, which ranks currently ranks fifth among TU's single season leaders...named to the
Fall 2012: Saw action in 12 rounds in all four tournaments and recorded a 73.75 (885 strokes) scoring average...claimed her first career title and established career and school records for the lowest 54-hole total with an 8-under 208 (69-70-69) at the Old Waverly Bulldog Invitational...named the Conference USA Golfer of the Week on Sept. 19.
Freshman (2011-12): A
Fall 2011: Played 12 rounds in four tournaments and produced a 77.50 (930 strokes) scoring average...posted her best round with an even-par performance during the second round of the Mo Morial and also recorded her best finish of 23rd at the same event...her best 54-hole effort was a 223 at the Tar Heel Invitational.
Prior to Tulane: A right-handed golfer who is attended IMG Pendleton Academy in Bradenton, Fla....prepped at Hillingdon in her native homeland where she was a two-sport
Personal: Graduated with her bachelor's degree in marketing in May 2015...born Gemma Elizabeth Dryburgh on June 11, 1993, in Aberdeen, Scotland...the only child of John and Marjory Dryburgh...a three-time member of the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and four-time selection to the Tulane 3.0 Club...a member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee during her final three seasons.
Gemma Dryburgh's Career Statistics
|2011-12||10||29||2189||75.48||70||214||T2 (UCF Challenge)|
|2012-13||11||33||2448||74.18||68||208^||1 (Old Waverly Bulldog Inv./*T1 C-USA Champs.)|
|2013-14||11||31||2275||73.39||68||211||2 (C-USA Champs.)|
|2014-15||11||33||2453||74.33||66||208^||5 (UCF Challenge)|
|Totals||43||126||9365||74.33||66||208^||1 (Old Waverly Bulldog Inv./*T1 C-USA Champs.)|
*Lost in a three-way play-off ^School record for lowest individual 54-hole total