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Adriana Zwanck BIO 2005
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: August 30, 2006
Photo Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
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General:  Joined the team during the spring season in 2006...Brings a positive attitude and strong work ethic to the team...Prior to attending the University of Arizona, she was ranked first in the Spanish Amateur Rankings and was first on the European Team.


Freshman (2005-06):  Helped Spain finish second at the European Team Championships.  The sophomore-to-be was the No. 2 low qualifier in stroke play (70-71) and posted a 2-0-1 record in match play ... For her efforts, Zwanck was selected by the Spanish golf federation to participate in the European Championships, Aug. 25-Sept. 3 ... Finished the season ranked first on the team with a 74.60 stroke average...named an Honorable Mention All-American by Golfweek...Pac-10 honorable mention selection...Golf World’s female college player of the week for March 28-April 5...Collected three top 20 finishes in eight starts...Only women’s golfer to claim an individual title, winning back-to-back tournaments in March...Her six-under 210 total, which won the PING/ASU Invitational, was Arizona’s lowest tournament total of the season...Shot at par or below six times throughout the season...Tied for 19th at the Pac-10 Championships with a score of 227 (+13)...Finished tied for 32nd at the NCAA West Regional after carding a 228 (+12)...Shot a 302 (+14) at the NCAA Championships to tie for 43rd...Helped Arizona place 17th at the 2006 National Championships.


High School:  Ortega y Gassed, Madrid, Spain...2000 and 2001 second place in the U-16 national championship...Earned first place on the European team for U-18 and U-16...Was on the Spanish National Team.


Junior Golf:  In 2003 earned first place at the Spanish Amateur International...second place in the Individual European Championship...first place at the European Team Amateur Championship...Ranked number one in the Spanish Amateur ranking... Member of the championship team at the Solheim Junior Cup.  In 2004 was a semifinalist at the International Championship (U-18)...Earned third place on the U-18 European Team...Took seventh place at the Orange Bowl.  In 2005 was a Member of the Mediterranean Games championship team...Won the Amateur National Championship...Ranked first in the Spanish Amateur Ranking...Was first place on the European Team.


Personal:  Full Name: Adriana Zwanck Saenz ... Born April 26, 1986, in Madrid, Spain ... Daughter of Federico and Maria Jesus Zwanck ... Her mother played golf and father was an Olympic swimmer with the Argentina team  ... Academic Major of interest is marketing ... Has one brother, Federico ... Lists hobbies as hanging out with friends, water skiing, playing the piano and dancing.


Season                        Tourn.  Rnds.   Strokes            Avg.     Low Rnd.         Low Tourn.      < Par

2005-06                         8          25         1865                 74.60    68                     210                   6


2005-06 Tournament, Scores, Places

2/13-15,                 Northrop Grumman Regional,          80-75-79?-234 (+21),         T38

2/20-21,                 Wildcat Invitational,                             77-70-75?-222 (+9),           T44

3/6-8,                      Guadalajara Invitational,                    78-78-73?-229 (+13),         T33

3/25-26,                 Mountain View,                                     69-72-72?-213 (-3),            1

3/31-4/2,                PING/ASU Invitational,                        69-73-68?-210 (-6),            1

4/24-26,                 Pac-10 Championships,                   73-78-76?-227 (+11),         T19

5/11-13,                 NCAA West Regional,                        73-76-79?-228 (+12),         T32

5/23-26,                 NCAA Championships,                      74-78-74-76?-302 (+14),   T43