Will serve as a co-captain along with classmate Shannon Byrne for the 2003-04 season … in her fourth season as a member of the Notre Dame women’s golf team ... solid contributor and three-time monogram winner for the Irish … continues to have excellent consistency off the tee as she avoids trouble by hitting the ball down the middle of the fairway … will look to continue improving upon her game in her final season at Notre Dame and become more consistent in all phases of the game ... goes into the spring of the ‘03-‘04 campaign having played 65 rounds in her career with an 82.66 stroke average, which places her eighth all-time in career stroke average … is one of only seven players in Notre Dame history to win at least one tournament in her career … one of only three golfers to ever shoot a round of 70 or better (teammates Shannon Byrne and Noriko Nakazaki are the others) … Dean’s List selection for the spring of 2001.
AS A SENIOR (Fall of 2003): Named a co-captain for the ‘03-04 season … played in the Notre Dame Invitational as an individual entrant ... shot scores of 87, 82 and 83 for a 54-hole total of 252 ... tied for 50th place out of 93 golfers at the tournament.
AS A JUNIOR: Finished with 81.56, the best season average of her career … had 11 of 17 rounds count to team scoring, while playing eight more rounds as an individual entrant … had a tough spring, averaging 83.71 for seven rounds of play … participated as an individual in the Edwin Watts/Carolinas Classic, shooting rounds of 86, 84 and 84 to finish with a 254 … tied for 52nd place at the Peggy Kirk Bell Invitational in Orlando with a 36-hole total of 165 (82-83) … matched her best round of the season in her final round of the spring, carding a 76 in the second round of the Snowbird Invitational … had a 167 (91-76) total at the Snowbird … played in all six tournaments during the fall schedule ... recorded three of her top five 54-hole scores during the fall (Shootout at the Legends, Pine Needles and Mary Fossum Invitational) ... had an 80.72 average for the fall, which was more than two strokes better than any other previous season ... was third among Irish golfers and tied for 36th overall at the Mary Fossum Invitational at Michigan State with a 240 (78-79-83) ... tied for 41st in helping the Irish win the Notre Dame Invitational ... turned in a 54-hole mark of 248 (83-85-80) ... was top Irish finisher (42nd in a field of 96) at the Shootout at the Legends with an 18-over par 234 (78-80-76) ... the final-round 76 was her best round of the fall ... struggled at the Marilynn Smith/Sunflower Invitational with a 249 (81-83-85) ... was 44th at the adidas Fall Invitational at Port St. Lucie, Fla., with a 248 (89-78-81) ... closed the fall with a tie for 22nd (third among Notre Dame golfers) at the Pine Needles Invitational with a 21-over par 241 following rounds of 78, 76 and 80 … played in the first three of Notre Dame’s six spring tournaments in ’03.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Played in eight of nine tournaments on the season with an 83.63 average for 19 rounds ... played three rounds as an individual entrant and had 12 of 16 rounds count to team scoring ... opened the spring with her best finish of the season as she tied for 20th at the Islander Spring Invitational at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi ... shot a 54-hole total of 244 (82-82-80) ... tied for 59th at the Green Wave Golf Classic at Tulane with a 36-hole mark of 172 (85-87) ... shot a 170 (86-84) at the Snowbird Invitational where the Irish finished second in the 22-team field ... was second among Irish golfers (tied for 37th overall) at the Indiana Invitational with a 242 (83-82-77), the fifth-best 54-hole total of her career ... closed the spring with a 59th-place finish at the Ohio State Buckeye Invitational shooting a pair of 82’s on the way to a 20-over par total of 164 ... played in three of four fall tournaments with an 85.29 stroke average ... had five of seven rounds played count towards the team score ... tied for 56th at the Notre Dame Invitational with a 246 total (95-85-82) ... tied for 48th at the rain-shortened Marilynn Smith/Sunflower Invitational at the University of Kansas with a 12-over par 84 ... tied for 32nd in the final fall tournament with a 54-hole mark of 251 (84-84-83) ... opened the fall with a fourth-place finish at the fall Campus Championship ... shot a 72-hole total of 327 (81-79-76-81) to finish 14 strokes behind Terri Taibl at the Warren Golf Course.
AS A FRESHMAN: Had a solid rookie year playing in eight of team’s 10 tournaments ... was sixth on the squad with an 82.94 average ... had 10 of 18 rounds count to team scoring ... started the spring with a tough outing at the Carolina’s Collegiate Golf Classic where she shot a 36-hole total of 179 (88-91) ... tied for 54th at the Snowbird Invitational in Tampa, Fla., with a 23-over par score of 167 (82-85) ... sat out the William and Mary Invitational and the Indiana Invitational but returned to the lineup for the final tournament of the spring, the Illinois Spring Classic .. tied for 53rd at the Stone Creek Golf Club with a two-round total of 171 (88-83) as the Irish won their third tournament of the year ... played in all five fall tournaments with an 81.33 average ... led the Irish to their first win of the season at the Notre Dame Invitational (10-team field) taking medalist honors ... opened the tournament by firing a then-Notre Dame women’s golf record two-under par 70 at the Warren Golf Course ... followed that with rounds of 81 and 74 to record the second-best 54-hole total in the program’s history ... tied for 52nd at Central District Classic with a 54-hole score of 256 (90-82-84) ... tied for 64th at Lady Northern Invitational with rounds of 83-80-80 which gave her a 243 total ... finished 83rd at the rain-shortened Michigan State Invitational with an 86 … tied for 86th in field of 104 at NCAA Fall Preview with a 36-hole mark of 166 (85-81).
PREP & PERSONAL: Played four years of varsity golf in high school ... first season came at Homestead High School, where she played for coach Jane Hofius ... final three years of high school came at Centennial High School, where she played for coach Lincoln Silver ... team MVP and captain all four years ... selected all-conference twice and all-state four times ... advanced to the Georgia state tournament in 1998, 1999 and 2000 ... placed third in American Junior Golf Association tournament at Patterson Country Club, firing a 40-32 (72) on the final day ... scored a hole-in-one at the Country Club of the South ... served as freshman and sophomore class president at Homestead High School ... member of National Honor Society, Student Council and SADD and at Centennial High School ... born March 31, 1981 ... daughter of James and Carolyn Rogers ... full name is Rebecca Louise Rogers ... finance major in the Mendoza College of Business with a minor in science, technology and values.
Rogers' Career Statistics
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