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Brooke Schneider Biography
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: August 30, 2006
Photo Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
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General:  Saw action in four tournaments during her freshman season...Looking to prove herself as a contender on the talented Wildcat team...Played competitively over the summer.


Freshman (2005-06):  Competed on the Collegiate Players Tour over the summer and earned a runner-up finish in the event at Albuquerque, N.M.,  in July ... One of three walk-ons during the 2005-06 season...Competed in four events for the Wildcats...Finished the season ranked ninth on the team with a stroke average of 80.72...Placed 21st at the Mountain Shootout with a total of 159 (+13)...Helped Arizona place fifth at the Mountain Shootout...Earned a runner-up finish on the Collegiate Players Tour in July.


High School: Cactus Shadows High School, Cave Creek, Ariz. ... A four-year letter winner in golf who played the No. 1 position ... Team captain her senior year ... Selected team MVP her sophomore and senior seasons ... Named first team all-state her junior and senior year and second team all-state her sophomore season ... Won medalist honor at the 2004 4A West Valley Region Conference Championship ... Holds the high school record for the most medalist honors ... Earned Good Student Award ... Played Junior League softball ... Swam with a private swim team.


Junior Golf: Selected to the Arizona’s Girls America’s Cup Team in 2004 ... Earned individual medalist honors at the 2003 and 2005 Thunderbird Junior Classic  ... Finished fourth out of 21 at the Yuma City Junior Championship in 2004 ... Placed second in the 2004 Phoenix Metro Junior Championship ... Finished third out of 21 golfers at the 2004 Antigua/Milt Coggins Arizona Junior Stroke Play, and a year later finished second at the same tournament ... Placed second in the 2004 Phoenix City Junior Championship, qualifying for the Big “I” tournament in Ardmore, Okla. ... Tied for third place at the Las Vegas Founders Junior Championship in 2004 ... Finished fifth at the 2004 Tucson City Junior Championship ... Placed second at the 2004 Kingman City Junior Championship ... Tied for sixth at the 2004 Arizona State Junior Championship ... Tied for fourth at the 2005 Phoenix City Junior Championship.


Personal: Full Name: Brooke Marie Schneider ... Born Dec. 12, 1986, in Glendale, Ariz. ... Daughter of Jim and Kathy Schneider ... Father is in the real estate business and mother is a quilter ... Has a younger sister, Rebecca ... Cousin Bessie Hatch ran track for Tulane and cousin Birdie Hatch ran track for UCLA ... Is left handed ... Major is undecided ... List hobbies as traveling and shopping.


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

2005-06                        4          11         888                   80.72    76                     237                   0


2005-06 Tournament, Scores, Places

9/19-20,                 Mountain Shootout,             83-76?-159 (+13),               21

10/17-18,               Price’s “Give ?'Em Five,”      85-79-81?-245 (+49),         T94

2/20-21,                 Wildcat Invitational,             88-81-78?-247 (+34),         91

3/25-26,                 Mountain View,                     77-81-79?-237 (+21),         T64