Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday

Emily Mason
Emily Mason


Highland, Calif.

High School:
Redlands East Valley



Junior (2008-09): Fired a low round of 75 on the season as she tallied average of 79.64 over 11 rounds of play ... Took part in four events for the Cats on the season ... Carded three-straight rounds of 78 at the Mountain View Collegiate event to finish 18-over for the 54-hole tournament ... Carded lowest round of the season to open the Wildcat Invitational before finishing the tournament with a score of 77 ... Tied for 21st position at the Mountain Shootout in September.

Sophomore (2007-08): Ranked fifth on the team with a 80.23 stroke average ... Continued to show improvement, as two of her three low rounds this year came in her last four starts ... Her low round is a 74 ... Finished in 124th place at the NCAA Championships, May 20-23, with a 81-82-86-85=334 (+46) total ... Tied for 98th place at the NCAA West Regional with a 24-over 240 total that included a final-round 76 ... Finished 42nd at the Pac-10 Championships with a 29-over 242 tally ... Finished 64th at the PING/ASU Invitational with a 79-79-75=233 (+17) total ... Tied for 35th place at the Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitational with a 24-over 240 tally ... Set a new career tournament-low with a 74-77-78=229 (+16) and equaled her career-best finish with a tie for 34th at the Wildcat Invitational ... Her opening-round 74 was a career low as well ... Finished 75th at the Northrop Grumman Regional Challenge with a 34-over 247 total.

Freshman (2006-07): Competed in five events for the Wildcats...Finished the season with an 81.20 stroke average, which ranked seventh on the team...Shot tournament low round score of 78 at the Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitational.

High School: Redlands East Valley, Redlands, Calif ... Earned four letters for golf ... Finished in sixth place at the CIF during her sophomore season ... League champion three years in a row ... Most Valuable Player on her team for four years ... Won several tournaments in California ... Coached by Teri Rounds ... Member of the honor roll ... Received Outstanding Achievement Awards in various subjects.

Personal: Full Name isEmily Ruth Mason ... Born October 30, 1988 in Columbia, Mo. ... Daughter of Julie and DeWayne Mason ... Interested in a Communications major ... Has one sister, Samantha ... Enjoys art and music ... Shot a 31 on the front nine of the Champions PGA of Southern California course ... Played in the USGA tournament in Texas.