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Marion Veysseyre
Marion  Veysseyre

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Lachapelle-Auzac, France

High School:
CNED Institut de Rennes

Experience:
2L

AWARDS
Sophomore season (2016-17)
• SEC Academic Honor Roll

Veysseyre's Career Bests
18-hole score 69
54-hole score 215
Tournament finish T10th
Top 10 finishes 1
Top 20 finishes 4

2016-17
Played in each of Carolina's 11 tournaments and finished the season with a 75.10 stroke average...Earned her first career top-10 finish (T10) at the 2017 FSU Match-Up after totaling a career-best 215 (-1)...Posted two more top-20 showings in the spring, placing in a tie for 14th (219, +6) at the 2017 Darius Rucker Intercollegiate before finishing 20th at the 2017 Bryan National Collegiate with a 54-hole mark of 219 (+3)...Finished inside the top-50 (T36) at the 2017 SEC Championship and competed at the 2017 NCAA Columbus Regional and 2017 NCAA Championship...Fired a career-low 69 (-3) twice throughout the season, including in the third round of the 2016 ANNIKA Intercollegiate en route to a 27th-place finish (216, E)...Shot par or better six times.

2015-16
Competed in all seven of South Carolina's spring tournaments after joining the team at the start of 2016...Her 76.82 stroke average led all freshmen and ranked fourth among Gamecocks...Found her stroke during the NCAA postseason, earning a tie for 19th place at the 2016 Baton Rouge Regional with a career-best 219 (+3)...Shot par or better twice in Baton Rouge to record her first career top-20 finish...Displayed poise down the stretch of the 2016 NCAA Championship, carding a 74 (+2) in each of the final two stroke-play rounds...Took four-time All-American Mariah Stackhouse of Stanford to the final hole in her NCAA Championship Quarterfinal Match before falling, 1-down...Made her collegiate debut at the 2016 FSU Match-Up, placing in a tie for 57th (237, +21)...Recorded two top-50 finishes during the regular season, finishing in a tie for 39th (225, +12) at the 2016 Darius Rucker Intercollegiate before placing in a tie for 34th (230, +14) at the 2016 Bryan National Collegiate.

Prior to South Carolina
Built an impressive resume while competing in Europe as a native of Lachapelle-Auzac, France... helped lead the French National Team to the 2015 European Ladies' Team Championship and was a member of the 2014 team that won the European Girls' Championship in Slovakia...earned medalist honors at the 2014 ANNIKA Invitational Europe and was No. 1 in the 2014 European Girls' U18 rankings... won the individual title at the 2013 French Amateur.

Personal
Born Feb. 19, 1997... plans to major in biological sciences... chose South Carolina because she really liked the coaches and the facilities, and she thought of the team as a family ....also drew interest from Oklahoma State, Arizona, Texas, Kennesaw State and Michigan State ...daughter of Lionel and Nathalie Veysseyre...has a younger sister, Florine.

Marion Veysseyre
Veysseyre's Career Stats
Year Tourn. Rds. Strokes Avg. Low 18 Best Finish
2015-16 7 22 1,690 76.82 70 T19th
2016-17 11 31 2,328 75.10 69 T10th
Career 18 53 4,018 75.81 69 T10th

 

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