Blunt Claims Second-Straight top-15 finish
Blunt Pacing Cowgirls at 153 (+9)
Blunt and Wood card best finishes this season
Three Cowgirls post career-low rounds
Junior cards a 75 (+3) during first round
2012 Wyoming Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate at The Classic Club in Palm Desert, Calif.
2012-13 (Freshman): After playing in just two tournaments in the fall, Kathleen Kershisnik started all seven events in the spring for Wyoming. Her top finish was 38th at the Mountain West Championship with a 257 (+41), while her lowest tournament total was 237 (+21) at the MountainView Collegiate and the Wyoming Cowgirl Classic. She shot a career-low 75 (+3) during the first round of the MountainView Collegiate. She was UW's third scorer in two tournaments during the spring. She averaged 81.8 strokes per round. In the classroom, she was named to the MW Academic-All Conference team and a recipient of the MW Scholar-Athlete Award. She was also named a WGCA All-American Scholar.
High School: Kershisnik was one of the top golfers in the state of Colorado during her prep career for Coach George Miller at Class 4A Regis Jesuit High School. She was a four-time all-state honoree with four individual top-four finishes at the state tournament, including two runner-up finishes, while helping her team win state championships during her sophomore and senior seasons. Kershisnik was also a four-time all-conference honoree and team captain during all four years of her prep career. Her team claimed three regional championships during her time with them. Kershisnik was also an excellent student earning Academic All-State four years of high school. Also in the classroom she was named to the Principal Honor Roll all four years of high school.
Personal: The daughter of Tim and Terri Kershisnik, Kathleen was born April 5, 1994, in Aurora, Colo. She has two older brothers, Thomas and Kevin. Kathleen is majoring in kinesiology and health promotion at UW. She was also recruited by Butler, Dayton, Montana, Richmond and SMU.