Women's Golf

KU’s Kawinpakorn makes All-Big 12

Kansas University senior women’s golfer Yupaporn Kawinpakorn was named to the All-Big 12 team, the conference office announced Wednesday.

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Tom Keegan: Kansas golfer ‘Mook’ always learning

Winning golfers never stop learning, forever turn bad experiences into growth opportunities. Watch Jordan Spieth next April at Augusta eat up No. 12, the hole that ate him up last month in the Masters. If it takes him more than one Masters to conquer that demon of a par 3, so be it. He’ll never stop embracing the challenge.

Two KU women qualify for NCAA golf regional

Kansas women’s golfers Yupaporn “Mook” Kawinpakorn and Pornvipa “Faii” Sakdee have been selected to compete as individuals in the 2016 NCAA Regional at Shoal Creek Club in Shoal Creek, Ala., May 5-7. The KU pair will make school history as the most number of Jayhawks to compete as individuals in an NCAA postseason.

KU's Kawinpakorn 5th at Big 12 golf

Kansas University senior Yupaporn “Mook” Kawinpakorn earned her seventh top-five finish of the season at the Big 12 Championship on Sunday at The Dominion Country Club and became the first Jayhawk to be named to the All-Big 12 Tournament Team four times in a career.

KU golfer Sakdee in 9th at Big 12

Kansas University junior Pornvipa Sakdee shot a second-round score of even-par 72 to keep herself among the top 10 at the Big 12 Women’s Golf Championship on Saturday at The Dominion Country Club.

KU women’s golf in 7th at Big 12

Kansas University’s Yupaporn Kawinpakorn and Pornvipa Sakdee shot even-par 72 and were tied for eighth place after the first day of the Big 12 Women’s Golf Championship on Friday at Dominion Country Club.

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‘Mook’ just keeps getting better

For golfers, the lower they score, the more difficult it is to show significant improvement in their scores. Golfers get better, then worse, then better. The steps forward might outdo the regressions, but it’s never a steady forward march. Then again, never say never. By Tom Keegan

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KU ties athletic department record with 6 perfect scores in 2014-15 academic progress rate report

The NCAA revealed Wednesday that Kansas University tied an athletic department record with six teams scoring a perfect APR score of 1,000 for the 2014-15 school year. By Matt Tait

Kawinpakorn on women’s list

Senior Kansas University women’s golfer Yupaporn Kawinpakorn was named to the 2016 Academic All-Big 12 First Team, the conference office announced Thursday. This marks Kawinpakorn’s third consecutive Academic All-Big 12 First Team honor.

Kawinpakorn claims golf title

Kansas University senior women’s golfer Yupaporn Kawinpakorn added a couple of school records to her résumé Saturday.

Women golfers in third place

The Kansas women’s golf team finished the first day of the Red Raider Invitational in third place with a two-round score of 577, two strokes behind leader Brigham Young.

Women’s golfers compete in K.C.

Kansas University sophomore women’s golfers Kallie Gonzales and MacKenzie Sexe competed as individuals in the Kansas City Shootout on Monday.

KU’s Kawinpakorn takes golf crown

A year after losing the individual medal in a playoff, Kansas University senior golfer Yupaporn Kawinpakorn left no doubt at the DAC/SMU Invitational.

Kansas golfer leading in Dallas

Kansas University’s Yupaporn Kawinpakorn shot a two-round total of 7-under 137 to take a commanding lead at the DAC/SMU Women’s Golf Invitaitonal on Friday.

Kansas golfers fall to Oregon

Kansas University’s women’s golf team fell to Oregon, 4-1, in San Diego State’s March Mayhem at the Farms on Wednesday and placed eighth in the 16-team tournament.