Women's Golf

Strong season pulls KU women's golf closer to NCAAs

Kansas University’s women’s golf team has yet to receive an NCAA Tournament bid since the organization went to its 72-team, three-regional format back in 1992. That figures to change this year with the Jayhawks taking a No. 39 national ranking into the 2014 Big 12 championships, Friday through Sunday at UT Golf Club in Austin, Texas.

Kansas Golf Hall of Fame taps ex-KU coach Randall

Former Kansas University golf coach Ross Randall will be one of two inductees into the Kansas Golf Hall of Fame, the Kansas Golf Foundation announced Monday.

Kansas women’s golf takes fifth place

Kansas University’s Yupaporn Kawinpakorn and Thanuttra Boonraksasat tied for sixth to lead the 39th-ranked Jayhawks to a fifth-place team finish at the Lady Buckeye Golf Invitational on Sunday at the Scarlet Course in Columbus, Ohio.

KU golfers 4th at Buckeye

Kansas University’s women’s golf team ended the first day of the Lady Buckeye Invitational in a tie for fourth place, led by sophomore Yupaporn Kawinpakorn’s two-round total of 150 on Saturday.

Three KU women on academic golf team

Kansas University women’s golfers Yupaporn Kawinpakorn, Minami Levonowich and Meghan Potee were named to the 2014 Academic All-Big 12 First Team, the conference office announced Wednesday.

Lightning ends women’s tourney

The third and final round of the SMU Women’s Golf Invitational Sunday was canceled 45 minutes in Sunday due to lightning in the Dallas area.

KU golfer Kawinpakorn tied for seventh

Yupaporn Kawinpakorn struggled early but recorded a pair of birdies on the back nine to shoot a 4-over 76 in the second round of the SMU Golf Invitational on Saturday.

KU women's golfer Kawinpakorn first at SMU Invite

Kansas University’s Yupaporn “Mook” Kawinpakorn sits in first place after carding a 71 in the first round of the SMU Invitational on Friday.

KU women’s golf finishes seventh at Briar's Creek

Kansas University’s women’s golf team shaved seven strokes off its score for the second straight round on Tuesday, finishing the 17-team Briar’s Creek Intercollegiate in seventh place.

KU golfer tied for 10th place

Kansas University’s Thanuttra Boonraksasat improved by three strokes from the first to second rounds and sits in a tie for 10th place after two rounds Monday of the Briar’s Creek Women’s Golf Invitational at The Golf Club of Briar’s Creek.

KU golfer 10th at Lady Jaguar

Kansas University’s Pornvipa Sakdee shot a third-round 74 and tied for 10th overall at the Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate women’s golf tournament on Saturday.

KU golfers 5th at Lady Jaguar

Yupaporn Kawinpakorn shot a 5-over-par 77, and Kansas University’s women’s golf team held fifth place after the first round of the 3M Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate on Friday at Forest Hills Golf Club.

KU women’s golf 9th at FSU

Kansas University’s women’s golf team shot a third-round 301 (13-over) to place ninth at the Florida State Matchup on Sunday at Southwood Golf Club.

KU golf tied for last in Florida

Kansas University’s women’s golf team fell into a tie for last place after the second round of the Florida State Match-Up Tournament on Saturday.

Boonraksasat fires 1-under 71

Kansas University senior Thanuttra Boonraksasat carded a 1-under 71 and finished in the top five Friday after day one of the Florida State Matchup.