AS A FRESHMAN: Ranked third on team with 75.63 stroke average in 11 tournaments ... started all 11 events with two top-five finishes and four top-10 placements thus far ... second on team with nine rounds at par or better (team-best eight rounds under par and four in 60s) ... tied for fifth in college debut at Mary Fossum Invitational with five-over par 221 (73-74-74) ... tied for 16th at weather-shortened Schooner Fall Classic with even-par 142 (72-70) ... posted career-best second-place finish at Chip-N Club Invitational with career-low score of two-under par 214 (76-66-72), helping Irish to 30-shot win and second-lowest 54-hole score relative to par in school history (860/-4) -- second-round 66 tied school single-round record (overall and relative to par) ... registered second-consecutive top-10 (and team-leading) finish, sharing sixth place at the Cardinal Cup at four-over par 220 (74-68-78) ... led for much of fall finale at Landfall Tradition before winding up tied for 35th place at five-over par 221 (67-70-84) as part of Irish lineup that finished second at tournament, posted the fourth-lowest score relative to par in program history (866/+2) and defeated 11 ranked teams (four in top 20) along the way ... began spring by tying for team-high honors with ninth-place finish at Westbrook Spring Invitational with career low-tying two-under par 214 (69-74-71) ... tied for 32nd place at Clover Cup with 10-over par 226 (71-79-76) ... shared 80th place at LSU Tiger Classic with 31-over par 247 (81-80-86) ... ended up in a 34th-place tie at Bryan National Collegiate after carding 14-over par 230 (73-77-80) ... showed improvement in all three rounds during first ACC Championship appearance, finishing in 44th place at 15-over par 231 (81-77-73) ... finished in 89th place at NCAA Birmingham Regional at 38-over par 254 (80-84-90).
JUNIOR GOLF: 2014 Rolex/American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) Junior All-America honorable mention selection ... 2014 Hewlett-Packard Scholastic Junior All-America Team pick (chosen by AJGA) ... earned 2014 Essay Award as part of HP Scholastic Junior All-America Team selection (wrote feature on her grandfather who was caddie for Ben Hogan at 1950 U.S. Open) ... 2011 Gary Gilchrist Golf Academy (GGGA) Junior All-Star Team selection ... 2011 Sam Penecale Scoring Average Award (best average on Philadelphia Junior Tour - 76.20 mark was second-best girls' average since inception of award in 1992) ... ranked as high as No. 21 in Class of 2015 according to Golfweek Power 50 ... ranked as high as No. 25 in Golfweek/Sagarin junior rankings ... ranked as high as No. 47 by Junior Golf Scoreboard and AJGA/Polo rankings ... named to three-player 2015 U.S. Junior World Cup Team, helping Team USA to fourth-place finish at eight-team international Toyota Junior World Cup (309, +21) ... won 2015 Montgomery County (Pennsylvania) Junior Championship as the only woman in the field after the girls' tournament was discontinued (73, +1) ... competed in six events during 2015 AJGA season, logging 74.67 stroke average while collecting four top-10 finishes, including third-place showing at 2015 AJGA JoS. A. Bank/David Leadbetter Championship (228, +12) ... registered 73.79 stroke average in nine junior tournaments during 2014 season, including one victory and five top-10 finishes ... won 2014 AJGA Ravenwood Junior Championship (212, -4) ... placed 18th at 2014 Junior PGA Championship (295, +7) ... 2014 Pennsylvania State Amateur champion ... won 2013 Montgomery County Junior Girls and Women's Amateur championships ... competed in nine sanctioned events on International Junior Golf Tour (IJGT) from 2011-14, compiling 79.60 stroke average with three wins and eight top-10 finishes ... claimed wins in 2013 IJGT events at White Manor and Hershey Links, as well as 2012 IJGT tournament at Penn Oaks ... 2010 Women's Golf Association of Philadelphia Junior Championship medalist ... competed in 31 sanctioned events on Philadelphia Junior Tour (sponsored by Philadelphia Section PGA) from 2009-12, carding 80.74 stroke average with 13 tournament wins and 30 top-10 finishes in those 31 tournaments (placed 11th in other event).
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Mount Saint Joseph Academy in Flourtown, Pennsylvania ... 2013 Norristown Times-Herald Golfer of the Year ... part of Mount Saint Joseph squad that won back-to-back Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA) Class 3A championships in 2013 and 2014, along with four Athletic Association of Catholic Academies (AACA) league titles from 2011-14 (golf is a fall sport in Pennsylvania) ... won 2013 PIAA Class 3A individual title (148, +4) with eagle on final hole ... earned medalist honors at 2012 PIAA District I championship.
PERSONAL DATA: Full name is Isabella Marie DiLisio ... daughter of Dina and Sam DiLisio ... grandfather Nick Ciocca was caddie for legendary Ben Hogan at 1950 U.S. Open when Hogan returned from near-fatal car accident to win in a playoff at famed Merion Golf Club in Ardmore, Pennsylvania (photo of Hogan's 1-iron shot to 18th green in final round remains one of iconic pictures in golf history) ... served as standard bearer (scoreboard carrier) for two rounds at 2013 U.S. Open, also held at Merion ... second Pennsylvania resident and Mount Saint Joseph Academy graduate in as many seasons to join the Notre Dame roster, following Alison Snakard ... also fifth Pennsylvania native in program history (prior to Snakard, most recent was West Middlesex resident Kristin Schaner, a two-time Women's Golf Coaches Association Scholar All-America Team pick while competing for Notre Dame from 1995-97) ... among leaders in her high school class with 4.12 cumulative grade-point average ... recently completed Notre Dame's unique First Year of Studies program and has indicated a desire to study marketing.
DiLisio's Career Statistics
|Year||Tournaments||Rds/Tm Rds||Count||Strokes||Avg.||Top Rd||Top 36||Top 54||Top Finish (Field) - Event (Score)|
|2015-16||11||32/32||25||2,420||75.63||66 (-6)||142 (E)||214 (-2)||2nd (75) - Chip-N Club Invitational (214)|
|Totals||11||32/32||25||2,420||75.63||66 (-6)||142 (E)||214 (-2)||2nd (75) - Chip-N Club Invitational (214)|